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Statistics Publication Notice: Health and Care Series: Children's Social Work Statistics 2009/10

DescriptionStatistics publication of Child Protection and Secure Care and Close Support Accommodation
ISBN
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateSeptember 29, 2010

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A National Statistics Publication for ScotlandNational Statistics logo

ISBN 978 0 7559 9650 6 (Web only publication)
ISSN 1479 7569 (online)
DPPAS 10705

This document is also available in pdf format (307k)

Contents

The main findings
Summary of Findings
Background Notes - Child Protection
Background Notes - Secure Care and Close Support Care Accommodation
Background Notes - General

The following charts are available:
Chart 1 - Number of child protection referrals by gender, 1999/00-2009/10
Chart 2 - Number of registrations to child protection registers following a case conference by category of abuse/risk, 1999/00-2009/10
Chart 3 - Number of children on child protection registers by gender, at 31 March 2000-2010
Chart 4 - Child Protection Statistics 2009/10 - Flow Chart
Chart 5 - Secure accommodation places, admissions and discharges 1999-00 to 2009-10
Chart 6 - Daily occupancy of secure care accommodation: 1 April 2009 to 31 March 2010
Chart 7 - Length of stay on Discharge as a percentage of Young People Discharged during the year ending 31st March, 2000-2010

The following map is available:
Map 1 - Secure and close support unit bed complement and location in Scotland on 31 st March 2010

The following tables are available:
Table 1 - Number of child protection referrals: 2005/06-2009/10 by gender and age group
Table 2 - Number of child protection referrals that resulted in a case conference: 2005/06-2009/10 by placement of children prior to referral
Table 3 - Number of child protection referrals that resulted in a case conference: 2005/06-2009/10 by child's primary known/suspected abuser
Table 4 - Number of registrations following a case conference: 2005/06-2009/10 by category of abuse/risk identified by conference
Table 5 - Number of registrations following a case conference: 2005/06-2008/09 by length of time since de-registration before this registration
Table 6 - Number of de-registrations: 2005/06-2008/09 by category of abuse/risk identified, length of time on register and reason for de-registration
Table 7 - Number of children on child protection registers: 31 March 2006-2010 by gender and age group
Table 8 - Number of children on child protection registers: 31 March 2006-2009 by category of abuse/risk identified, ethnic group and disability status
Table 9 - Number of children on child protection registers and population rates: 31 March 2006-2010 by local authority
Table 10 - Numbers of child protection referrals, subject to a case conference, registrations, de-registrations and on child protection registers by local authority: 2009/10
Table 11 - Secure care and close support accommodation capacity and usage 2006-2010
Table 12 - Secure care and close support accommodation staff as at 31 March 2010
Table 13 - Young people in secure care accommodation at 31 March 2006-2010 by gender, age, disability and length of stay
Table 14 - Young people in close support accommodation at 31 March 2010 by gender, age, disability and length of stay
Table 15 - Young people admitted to or discharged from secure care accommodation during the years ending 31 March 2006-2010 by age and length of stay
Table 16 - Young people admitted to or discharged from close support accommodation during the year ending 31 March 2010 by age and length of stay
Table 17 - Number of young people admitted to secure care and close support accommodation during 2009-10 by local authority
Table 18 - Young people admitted to secure care and close support accommodation: Placement prior to admission and reason for admission, by gender, 2009-10
Table 19 - Young people discharged from secure care accommodation during 2009-10 by age and destination on discharge
Table 20 - Young people discharged from close support accommodation during 2009-10 by age and gender
Table 21 - Number and percentage of young people discharged from secure care accommodation during 2009-10 who received medical care during their stay
Table 22 - Number of Human Papillomavirus ( HPV) immunisations received by females discharged from secure care accommodation during 2009-10
Table 23 - Percentage of young people discharged from secure care accommodation who had an agreed aftercare plan during spell in secure, and placement on discharge was as agreed in aftercare plan, by length of stay, 2009-10