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First 1000 days of children living in Utrecht

We come across children born in families in a vulnerable situation in all layers of the population, including in families with higher educated parents. In addition, we see that the risk of death around birth in Overvecht and Southwest is one and a half times higher than in other parts of the city. Even though most children aged 0 to 2 years are doing well in Utrecht, it still matters where your cradle is for the chance of vulnerability. In addition, health inequalities grow as children get older. This underlines the importance of investing in the first 1,000 days of children's lives.

Read more about the results (in Dutch).