Table 1

Demographic information of all children measured by NCMP 2008/2009–2012/2013 (total); and for children in the sample for analysis

Total
2008/2009–2012/2013
White
2012/2013
Asian
2008/2009–2012/2013
Black
2008/2009–2012/2013
Age group (years)4–510–114–510–114–510–114–510–11
Sample (N)2 727 2292 473 217356 501290 939202 730173 479104 41889 032
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Boys51.151.351.251.551.151.350.650.3
No ethnicity recorded16.618.1
White British58.759.8
Asian7.47.0
Black3.83.6
No postcode recorded0.50.70.20.20.40.40.50.5
IDACI quintile 1 (least deprived)16.718.119.621.34.44.91.82.1
IDACI quintile 217.518.320.921.56.06.13.43.9
IDACI quintile 318.218.420.920.510.911.27.07.9
IDACI quintile 420.820.020.319.125.625.120.820.9
IDACI quintile 5 (most deprived)26.224.518.217.352.852.266.864.6
Sample for analysis355 863290 234201 896172 772103 91288 553
  • IDACI, Income Deprivation Affecting Children Index; NCMP, National Child Measurement Programme.