Table 2

Reach of the service

Mean (SD, n)
Potential reach of the service (presuming maximum capacity was achieved) to overweight or obese children within an LA3.5% (6.9%, n=26)*
Estimated actual reach of the service (ie, children completing the intervention) to overweight or obese children within an LA1.2% (1.6%, n=25)*
  • *These calculations used estimates of the prevalence of overweight or obese children within an LA aged 4–16 years (this was estimated using NCMP data from reception and year 6 and National Statistics population data for children aged 4–16 years).

  • LA, local authority; NCMP, National Child Measurement Programme.