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The National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) is an annual programme to measure the height and weight of all children in Reception and Year 6. The information is used to help the NHS and local authorities plan and provide better health services for children.

Facts and figures on obesity

This information is aimed at healthcare professionals and others wanting to find out about the government’s policy and work on obesity. If you are looking for advice about losing weight … Read more → – Facts and figures on obesity

Operational guidance for Child Measurement Programme published

National operational guidance published provides advice for commissioners and providers of the National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP). A parental feedback tool and letter templates that can be edited to meet … Read more → – Operational guidance for Child Measurement Programme published

National Child Measurement Programme key findings published

The latest results from the National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) were published by the NHS Information Centre today. The 2010/11 school year report includes analysis of the prevalence of underweight, healthy weight, … Read more → – National Child Measurement Programme key findings published

National Child Measurement Programme – publication of legal Directions

The National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) provides high-quality, reliable data on child overweight and obesity levels and trends. The programme is now recognised internationally as a world-class source of public … Read more → – National Child Measurement Programme – publication of legal Directions

National child measurement programme: operational guidance for the 2011/12 school year

Updated guidance on delivery of the National Child Measurement Programme in the 2011/12 school year National Child Measurement Programme in the 2011/12 school year