The NCMP and Child Obesity Profile displays prevalence of obesity, severe obesity, overweight, healthy weight and underweight at local, regional and national level over time; for children in Reception (aged 4 to 5 years) and Year 6 (aged 10 to 11 years).
Users can compare local authority (LA) data by region or between ‘CIPFA nearest neighbours’ (LAs with similar characteristics).
The tool also presents inequalities in obesity prevalence by sex, deprivation quintile and ethnic group by LA.
The profile includes child obesity slope index of inequality (SII) for each of the 9 English regions and England. Historic regional SII is also included to allow for trend analysis. Details of the updates are provided in the HTML attachments.