Children and Young People

Children and Young People

PHE Child Health Profiles 2018

The annual update of data in the child health profiles interactive tool was published on 6 March 2018 at https://fingertips.phe.org.uk/profile-group/child-health.

The following indicators have been updated with more recent data in the March 2018 update:

  • Infant mortality (CCG)
  • Child mortality rate (1-17 years) (LA & CCG)
  • MMR vaccination for one dose (2 years) (CCG)
  • Dtap/IPV/Hib vaccination (2 years) (CCG)
  • Children in care immunisations (LA)
  • Family homelessness (LA)
  • Children killed and seriously injured (KSI) on England’s roads (CCG)
  • Teenage mothers (LA & CCG)
  • Hospital admissions due to substance misuse (15-24 years) (LA & CCG)
  • Breastfeeding initiation (CCG)
  • A&E attendances (0-4 years) (LA & CCG)
  • Hospital admissions caused by injuries in children and young people (0-14 years, 15-24 years) (CCG)
  • Hospital admissions for asthma (under 19 years) (CCG)
  • Hospital admissions for mental health conditions (LA & CCG)
  • Hospital admissions as a result of self-harm (10-24 years) (LA & CCG)

Our local report summarises the key points for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough:

Summary of C&P 2018 Child Health Profile UpdateImage of 2018 summary report

Health and Wellbeing Report

Routinely available data on the health and wellbeing of children and young people in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough are presented in this briefing, with the aim of informing children’s commissioning and service specifications.  Where possible data are presented at district level and trends shown to indicate patterns of change, which could help with future planning.  Data are presented on demographics, wider determinants of health, mental health, health improvement, health protection, social care, health service usage and mortality.

The health and wellbeing of children and young people in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough – May 2016