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Public health outcomes framework (PHOF): August 2018 data update

The Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF) examines indicators that help us understand trends in public health.


Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF)

Public Health Outcome Framework: indicator updates, 7 August 2018

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Public Health Outcomes Framework: indicators at a glance, August 2018

Public Health Outcomes Framework: commentary blog, August 2018


Public Health England (PHE) has published the Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF) quarterly data update for August 2018.

The data are presented in an interactive tool that allows users to view them in a user-friendly format. The data tool also provides links to further supporting information, to aid understanding of public health in a local population.

This update contains:

  • more recent data for 10 indicators
  • 1 indicator with a revised definition
  • equalities and inequalities breakdowns for 12 indicators
  • additional back series data for 1 indicator
  • revised back series data for 2 indicators

See the attached indicators updated document for full details of what’s in this update.

The PHOF was refreshed in May 2016, following a consultation in 2015. New indicators will be added as they become available.

See the government response to the consultation for details of the new framework.

View previous Public Health Outcomes Framework data tool updates.

Published 7 August 2018
Last updated 7 August 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added link to 'Public Health Outcomes Framework: commentary blog, August 2018'.
  2. First published.