Collection

Children's social work statistics

Statistical publications relating to children's social work in Scotland.


Introduction

This section gives information on children and young people statistics, including data on looked after children, children on the child protection register and young people in secure accommodation. 

About

Children's social work statistics

Looked After Children and Child Protection local authority benchmarking analysis

Education Outcomes of Looked After Children

High-level strategic documents

Data access, data collection specifications and privacy notices

Background data and further analysis of the statistics published here may be available on request, subject to consideration of legal, ethical and other factors. Please contact childrens.statistics@gov.scot for further information.

To find out about access to record level or disclosive aggregate data see the information below on children's social work statistics data access.

Data specifications (ScotXed)

Scottish Government statistics: request our data

Scottish Exchange of Data: privacy Information

 

Contact

If you have any enquiries relating to Children and Families Statistics then please contact us at:

Email:
children.statistics@gov.scot

Telephone:
0131 244 5627

Post:
Children and Families Analysis
Scottish Government
Directorate for Education Analytical Services
Area 2A North
Victoria Quay
Edinburgh
EH6 6QQ

We welcome any comments on both the format and content of the website, including any problems you may encounter.

To register your interest in our statistics, please register and subscribe at: http://register.scotstat.org/Subscribe/Step1

You may also contact the Statistician Group for general statistical enquiries: statistics.enquiries@gov.scot