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Children In Need

A child in need is defined under the Children Act 1989 as a child who is unlikely to reach or maintain a satisfactory level of health or development, or their health or development will be significantly impaired without the provision of services, or the child is disabled. This measure is children in need as a percentage of all persons aged 0 to 24.

 

Count

Area201420152016
Ashburton & Buckfastleigh ED1258497
Q3 - Average2,1261,5671,570
Teignbridge1,101928961
Devon7,5155,5785,468
Southern LCP1,216985989

 

Crude rate (%)

Area201420152016
Ashburton & Buckfastleigh ED3.8%2.6%3.0%
Q3 - Average3.3%2.4%2.4%
Teignbridge3.4%2.9%3.0%
Devon3.6%2.7%2.7%
Southern LCP3.4%2.8%2.8%

 

Trend of children in need as a percentage of all people aged 0 to 24

 

Children in need as a percentage of all people aged 0 to 24

 

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