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Number of active international child maintenance cases: FOI release

Published: 30 Jul 2019

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
30 Jul 2019
Number of active international child maintenance cases: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/201900002442
Date received: 28 Jun 2019
Date responded: 25 Jul 2019
Information requested

How many international child maintenance cases there per year from 2010 - 2019. After clarification: how many active cases there are per year.

Response

The statistics in the table below provide figures for the number of international maintenance cases which were active at the start of each year, received in each year, closed in each year and active at the end of the year.

 

Year

Number of active cases at start of year

New cases during year Cases closed during year Active cases at end of year

2010

  98   31   79   50
2011   50   62   50   62
2012   62   52   73   41
2013   41   57   12   86
2014   86    69   31  124 
2015  124   75   32  167
2016  167  103   23  247
2017  247   121   12  356
2018  356  185  260  281
2019 (to 15/07/2019)  281  199   41  439

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