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A National Statistics Publication for Scotland
ISBN 978 1 78652 883 4 (Web only publication) PPDAS 263499
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Children's Social Work Statistics Scotland, 2015-16
Introduction What do these statistics include? How do children come to be counted in these figures?
Children Looked After Placement type Care Plan Children starting and ceasing to be looked after Pathway Plans Aftercare services Cross-UK looked after comparisons
Child Protection Children on the child protection register Child protection registrations and deregistrations Child Protection Register Geographical Comparisons Within Scotland Cross-UK child protection comparisons
Secure Care Accommodation Bed complement Capacity and usage Cross-UK secure care accommodation comparisons
What are the trends in other children's social work data? Are these figures accurate?
Background notes 1. Context and related publications 2. Data sources and coverage 3. Definitions and notation 4. Data Quality and revisions 5. Enquiries
Annex A: Publication tables
Annex B: Additional tables
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