Children's social work statistics 2016-2017

The latest data on children and young people looked after, on the child protection register and in secure care.

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An Errata was published on 4 December 2018 to update PDF page 1, the text has been updated to read: 658 both. Changes on pdf page 18 to Table 2.3 and to Page 19, Chart 5 and the supporting text has been updated to read: Similarly to registrations, the number of deregistrations from the child protection register increased between 2010 and 2015, but has decreased slightly in 2016 and 2017. There is a decrease in the percentage of children spending 6 months to under 1 year on the register, while the percentage of children spending under 6 months on the register has slightly increased. (Chart 5). Added Annex C has been added.

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