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Children's Social Work Statistics Scotland, 2013-14

Children's Social Work Statistics Scotland, 2013-14

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

ISBN: 9781785442469

statistics on child protection, looked after children and secure care accommodation

Executive Summary

The publication includes 2013-14 information on:-

overall number of children looked after, numbers starting and ceasing to be looked after, young people eligible for aftercare services.

the number on the child protection register at 31 July 2014, as well as numbers of child protection case conferences, registrations and deregistrations during 2013-14.

secure care units (capacity, usage and average cost per bed per week), admissions and discharges and characteristics of the young person in secure care accommodation.