A number of online tools have been published recently that help the user perform calculations to make the case for investment in the promotion of physical activity and/or the prevention of obesity. This briefing summarises the available online tools and provides guidance on which tool to use in which situation.
PHE Obesity Knowledge and Intelligence team have updated a series of factsheets for 2014. These factsheets compile up-to-date key information and data about obesity and physical activity in an easily readable format. The data factsheets will be a useful resource for policy makers and practitioners.
The tool is designed to help public health professionals make an economic assessment of existing or planned adult weight management interventions