In March 2021, total initiated and disposed cases were below 2019-20 levels.
- Initiated case types presented are gradually returning to 2019-20 levels, with month to month variation. Only Debt cases are still lower that the pre-festive season initiations in 2020, but the other case types have recovered.
- There was a sharp overall rise in disposals from the previous month, with all case types presented showing an increase. Debt disposals were higher than the 2019-20 monthly average figures.
|Initiated Cases (Mar 21)||Case Type||Disposed Cases (Mar 21)|
|March 2021||Change from 19-20||March 2021||Change from 19-20|
|1,297||123% of 19-20 average month (1,055 cases)||Family||858||94% of 19-20 average month (910 cases)|
|438||73% of 19-20 average month (602 cases)||Children's Referrals||139||53% of 19-20 average month (260 cases)|
|2,200||76% of 19-20 average month (2,883 cases)||Debt||2,425||102% of 19-20 average month (2,368 cases)|
|321||80% of 19-20 average month (402 cases)||Personal Injury||236||77% of 19-20 average month (306 cases)|
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