SURVEILLANCE TARGET POPULATION

The population expected to be surveilled as part of a SURVEILLANCE PROGRAMME STAGE.

Pre-school. The surveilled population for this stage in the programme is the number of children resident in the district reaching the age appropriate to the stage in the financial year for which data are being collected.

School entry. The surveilled population for this stage is the number of children who, during the financial year, join maintained schools in the district and, if a surveillance service is provided, non-maintained schools.

School age. The surveilled population this stage in the programme is the number of children attending maintained schools in the district, and non-maintained schools if a service is provided, reaching the age appropriate to the stage in the financial year for which surveilled population is being collected.

This class is also known by these names:

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plural SURVEILLANCE TARGET POPULATIONS