Table 4

Rates of cervical screening and unassisted birth for CCGs working with one and more than one LA, before and after the introduction of the HSCA

ConditionCCGs working with one LACCGs working with more than one LADifference between change in CCGs working with more than one LA and change in CCGs working with one LADifference in changes for cervical screening minus difference in changes for unassisted births
Average in the pre-HSCA yearsAverage in the post-HSCA yearsChangeAverage in the pre-HSCA yearsAverage in the post-HSCA yearsChange
Per cent
Affected (cervical screening rates)82.0981.09−1.0083.8482.45−1.39-0.390.78
Unaffected (unassisted birth rates)62.8060.82−1.9863.5661.98−1.580.40
  • Values for pre and post are averages for all years in pre and post periods. The averages are weighted by the denominators used in the calculation of the rates. These are the eligible populations; the number of women aged between 25 and 64 years or the number of maternal deliveries.

  • CCG, Clinical Commissioning Group; HSCA, Health and Social Care Act 2012;  LA, local authority.