These profiles are a rich source of indicators across a range of health and wellbeing themes that has been designed to support JSNA and commissioning to improve health and
These profiles have been developed by Public Health England. See New features for information about new functionality.
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The Fingertips API (Chrome or Firefox only for the documentation) allows public health data to be retrieved in either JSON or CSV formats
The fingertipsR package allows you to use the API to download public health data using R
The fingertips_py package allows you to use the API to download public health data using Python
New End-of-life Health Care indicator:
% deaths with 3+ emergency admissions in last 3m of life
Note: Issues have been found with recent updates to hospital activity indicators due to a flaw in the data source: Apr - Nov 2018, 85,000 records without a diagnosis code were submitted in East Sussex. This error affects all related geographies which include this hospital's catchment area.
Primary Care Networks added.
This new area type depends on suitable GP data. For more details please see the Notes
Updates for many indicators in Wider determinants of Health
High impact Areas
Summaries for Early years and
Young people released:
Productive Healthy Ageing Profile launched
Data can now be downloaded with Python using the fingertips_py package
New Child health profiles published
Personalise what you see - create your own area lists using 'Your data' (top right)
Overview of Child Health updated
You can now create your own lists of indicators to focus on the data that is most relevant to you. Sign up to start creating your lists.
GP profiles: New format and new data
New profile launched
New Health Profiles released