National Community Child Health Database (NCCHD)
Data Providing Organisation:
NHS Wales’ Informatics Service (NWIS)
Data Providing Type:
Administrative (mandatory) data return
The Child Health System in Wales; includes birth registration and monitoring of child health examinations and immunisations.
Data Collection Method
The dataset brings together data from local Child Health System databases which are held by NHS Trusts and used by them to administer child immunisation and health surveillance programmes.
The dataset contains all children born, resident or treated in Wales and born after 1987.
As a core SAIL dataset available in accordance with our standard Information Governance procedure.
Approx. 35,000 births per year. Approx. 500,000 vaccinations per year
1987 – Present