National Statistics

National child measurement programme: England, 2013 to 2014

The National Child Measurement Programme weighs and measures primary school children. School year 2013 to 2014.


National Child Measurement Programme, England 2013/14 school year


Summarises the key findings from the Government’s National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) for England, 2013 to 2014 school year. This provides high-level analysis of the prevalence of ‘underweight’, ‘healthy weight’, ‘overweight’ and ‘obese’ children, in Reception (aged 4 to 5 years) and Year 6 (aged 10 to 11 years), measured in state schools.

Published 4 December 2014