Data set from Education, health and care plans

New plans - Age groups

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Number of children and young people with a new EHC plan in the calendar year, broken down by age band 

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
  • Age group
  • EHCP or statement
Time period
2009 to 2022

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge 11 to 15EHCP1711825.661860
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge 11 to 15Statementzz
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge 11 to 15Total1711825.661860
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge 16 to 19EHCP31164.671244
2022Calendar yearNationalE92000001EnglandAge 16 to 19Statementzz

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 4 variables
Variable nameVariable description
ageAge group - Filter by age group
ehcp_or_statementEHCP or statement
num_new_plansNumber of plans
pc_new_plansPercentage of plans


  1. 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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