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Looked After Children

Background

This is an annual individual level survey on Looked After Children. Examples of data variables captured are gender, age, ethnicity, SCN, special educational needs, statute group, type of accommodation, time looked after and admissions and discharges during the year.

Please note: The LAC Collection will be available to users in due course.

The most recent publication can be accessed here.

Key Information

Key Information

Nature of Exchange

Local Authority Social Work to Scottish Government

Level                                                  

Individual children

Coverage                                      

1 August 2016 - 31 July 2017

Submission to Scottish Government     

24 November 2017

Month of Publication

March

Method of data submission

ProcXed


You can locate the Looked After Children Privacy Notice here.

Survey Documentation