Skip to content

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
Mid Devon 002A151515
Q4 - Below Average1,3591,1051,061
Mid Devon833603621
Devon7,5155,5785,468
Eastern LCP4,2893,0632,972

 

Crude rate (%)

Area201420152016
Mid Devon 002A3.2%3.2%3.2%
Q4 - Below Average2.8%2.3%2.2%
Mid Devon3.8%2.7%2.8%
Devon3.6%2.7%2.7%
Eastern LCP4.0%2.8%2.7%

 

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

 

Downloads