Data set from Education, health and care plans

New plans - characteristics

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Number of children and young people with a new EHC plan in the calendar year, broken down by characteristic - includes gender and ethnicity 

Data set details

Pupils and schools
Education, health and care plans
Release type
Geographic levels
Local authority, National, Regional
  • Number of plans
  • Percentage of plans
  • Breakdown
Time period

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandEthnicity majorAsian/Asian British48797.35276387967931
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandEthnicity majorBlack/African/Caribbean/Black British35825.3981554041835
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandEthnicity majorMixed/Multiple ethnic groups42406.38977635782748
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandEthnicity majorOther ethnic group10721.6155283621677
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandEthnicity majorUnknown720310.8550846946772

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 3 variables
Variable nameVariable description
num_new_plansNumber of plans
pc_new_plansPercentage of plans


  1. Data on ethnicity and gender has been collected from 2023 only.
  2. Data is not shown for a small number of local authorities for 2022 while further data checks are ongoing. This is denoted by 'x'.

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