Obesity: children 2016/17

Created 3 years ago, updated 5 months ago

This report presents findings from the Government's National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) for England, 2016-17 school year for children in Reception (aged 4-5 years) and Year 6 (aged 10-11 years) in state schools.


  • The attachments below include a summary report showing key findings in slides format, excel tables showing prevalence of 'underweight', 'healthy weight', 'overweight', 'obese' and 'overweight and obese combined' children, technical appendices and a data quality statement.


Note: This document has been edited to show Surrey data. The full document can be found on: https://digital.nhs.uk/data-and-information/publications/statistical/national-child-measurement-programme/2016-17-school-year