This section contains Hertfordshire specific information. It includes a wide range of data sources, district profiles and strategic documents to help you identify the need for your projects and interventions.

Hertfordshire datasets

This page will help you access a vast range of data. Some examples are: demographics, prevalence of disease, areas of deprivation, life expectancy, physical activity levels, number of children accessing free school meals, levels of excess weight, reports on child mental health and much more.

There are three key websites which contain Hertfordshire specific information. These are:

  • Herts Insight this includes population profiles; wellbeing and health stats; economy, work and education profiles; housing and transport stats; local community profiles; and much more.
  • Joint Strategic Needs Assessment useful to view needs assessment documents which have been written for a variety of themes, such as: activity and healthy weight needs assessment report. A useful document not listed in the JSNA is
  • Hertfordshire Health Evidence this includes data briefings and profile reports, tartan rugs, maps, dashboards, data presentations and infographics. These can be found in the ‘Local health data hub’.

Local sport profile tool

The local sport profile provides councils with a profile of up-to-date data for their local area covering sports participation, facilities, health, economic and demographics all in one place. Sports profiles are available for each district in the county.

Here you can download the tool and find out more information.

County and district strategies

This page includes county and district strategic documents which relate to health and wellbeing.

Active Lives survey

The Active Lives Survey is a new way of measuring sport and activity across England and replaces the Active People Survey.