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Levels and trends in child mortality 2015

UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN-DESA Population Division Child Mortality The United Nations Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UN-IGME) updates child mortality estimates annually for monitoring progress. This report presents the UN-IGME’s late ...

Local action on health inequalities: practice resources

10.14655/743983-907108 Public Health England (PHE) Inequality, Equity, Local services, Working people These documents explain factors contributing to inequality in public health and set out methods for local bodies to reduce them. Documents The Marmot Rev ...

Homelessness: An Unhealthy State- Health Status, Risk Behaviours and Service Utilisation Among Homeless People in Two Irish Cities

O'Reilly, F., et al, Partnership for Health Equity Poverty, Low income, Unemployment, Low pay, Homelessness, Ill health, Physical health, mental wellbeing The Partnership for Health Equity (PHE) brings together researchers, educators, health planners ...

Health equity in all policies

10.14655/743983-911819 Public Health England (PHE) Health promotion, Equality, Equity, Local government Public Health England (PHE) worked with the Association of Directors of Public Health (ADPH) and the Local Government Association (LGA) to develop a ma ...

Employment Strategy for People with Disabilities Consultation

Department for Employment and Learning Employment, Unemployment, Disability, Income, Inequality The ‘Employment Strategy for People with Disabilities’ contains proposals that will help the Department, working in partnership with others, to address the dif ...

Global Strategy for Women's, Children's and Adolescents' Health, 2016-2030

World Health Organization (WHO) Women's health, Child health, Adolescent health, The new Global Strategy aims to achieve the highest attainable standard of health for all women, children and adolescents, transform the future and ensure that every new ...

World Report on Ageing and Health

World Health Organization (WHO) Mortality, Child health, Childbirth, income, Life expectancy, Fertility Today, for the first time in history most people can expect to live into their 60s and beyond. In low- and middle-income countries, this is largely the ...

Global Standards for quality health care services for adolescents

World Health Organization (WHO) Health standards, Quality, Measurement, Data collection, Data analysis Global initiatives are urging countries to prioritize quality as a way of reinforcing human rights-based approaches to health. Yet evidence from both hi ...

National Youth Strategy 2015- 2020

Department of Children and Youth Affairs Young people, Children, Physical wellbeing, Mental wellbeing, Learning, Education, Development, Economic security The National Youth Strategy 2015–2020 has its basis in Better Outcomes, Brighter Futures: The Nation ...

Social protection and agriculture:breaking the cycle of rural poverty

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Poverty, Food, Agriculture, Social protection, Developing countries, Education, Hunger, Deprivation The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) on reducing poverty have been met by many countries, yet ma ...

The Global Gender Gap Report 2015

World Economic Forum Gender, Discrimination, Disparity, Workplace, Income, Education, Economy, Policy, Business practice Ireland ranks fifth out of 145 countries in terms of the provision of equal pay for women. Research from the World Economic Forum show ...

Pct benef dep/anxiety NI 2006

Department for Social Development Mental Health; Health Status; Depression; Anxiety; Benefit Refinement: Mental Health Percentage of the working age population (Males 15-64 years; Females 15-59 years) in receipt of Incapacity Benefit for depression and/or ...

Pct benef dep/anxiety NI 2010

Department for Social Development Mental Health; Health Status; Depression; Anxiety; Benefit Refinement: Mental Health Percentage of the working age population (Males 15-64 years; Females 15-59 years) in receipt of Incapacity Benefit for depression and/or ...

Pct benef dep/anxiety NI 2011

Department for Social Development Mental Health; Health Status; Depression; Anxiety; Benefit Refinement: Mental Health Percentage of the working age population (Males 15-64 years; Females 15-59 years) in receipt of Incapacity Benefit for depression and/or ...

Rate infant mortality, 2014

CSO; NISRA Early years; Mortality; Child health; Infant Refinement: Mortality; Early years The number of infant deaths per 1,000 live births. Infant deaths refer to all deaths within the first year of life. Republic of Ireland numerator: CSO, 2014 Republi ...

Rate teenage births 2014

CSO; NISRA Health Status; Teenage; Pregnancy Refinement: Health Status Number of births to mothers aged 19 years or less per 1,000 female population aged 13 to 19 years. Republic of Ireland numerator: CSO, 2014 Republic of Ireland denominator: CSO, 2014 N ...

Pct pre-schoolers free school meal, NI 2014/15

NINIS Early years; Education; School Percentage pre-schoolers with Free school meal entitlement, NI 2014/15. Numerator: Department of Education 2014/15.  Denominator: Department of Education 2014/15 Data are shown by Academic year i.e. 2014 represents the ...

Pct primary pupils (yr 1-7) free school meal, NI 2014/15

NINIS Middle childhood; Education; School Percentage of primary pupils (Year 1-7) with Free school meal entitlement, NI 2014/15. Numerator: Department of Education 2014/15.  Denominator: Department of Education 2014/15   Data are shown by Academic year i. ...

Pct primary pupils/school absent 20+days, RoI 2012/13

Department of Education and Skills Middle childhood; Education; School Refinement: Middle childhood; Education Average percentage of primary school children per school who are absent from school for 20 days or more in the school year, 2012/13. Numerator: ...

Pupil teacher ratio RoI 2014/15

10.14655/749069-764828 IPH Local conditions. Living conditions. EducationRefinement: Local conditions. Living conditions. Education The ratio of pupils to teaching teachers in ordinary schools at primary level. Excludes special needs pupils and special ne ...