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Data Provider: Welsh Government Experimental Statistics Adoptions of looked after children during year ending 31 March by gender and marital status of adopters
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Gender 2
[Collapse]All adopter legal statusesClick here to sortAll adopter legal statuses
Click here to sortMarried or in civil partnershipClick here to sortUnmarried or not in civil partnershipClick here to sortSingle adopter
[Collapse]All adoptersData has been rounded to the nearest 5 for disclosure reasons2405020310
All adoptersData has been rounded to the nearest 5 for disclosure reasons[Collapse]All single adoptersData has been rounded to the nearest 5 for disclosure reasons*The data item is disclosive or not sufficiently robust for publication*The data item is disclosive or not sufficiently robust for publication2020
All single adoptersData has been rounded to the nearest 5 for disclosure reasonsSingle maleData has been rounded to the nearest 5 for disclosure reasons*The data item is disclosive or not sufficiently robust for publication*The data item is disclosive or not sufficiently robust for publication*The data item is disclosive or not sufficiently robust for publication*The data item is disclosive or not sufficiently robust for publication
Single femaleData has been rounded to the nearest 5 for disclosure reasons*The data item is disclosive or not sufficiently robust for publication*The data item is disclosive or not sufficiently robust for publication2020
[Collapse]All couple adoptersData has been rounded to the nearest 5 for disclosure reasons24050*The data item is disclosive or not sufficiently robust for publication285
All couple adoptersData has been rounded to the nearest 5 for disclosure reasonsMale/FemaleData has been rounded to the nearest 5 for disclosure reasons21035*The data item is disclosive or not sufficiently robust for publication245
Male/MaleData has been rounded to the nearest 5 for disclosure reasons1510*The data item is disclosive or not sufficiently robust for publication20
Female/FemaleData has been rounded to the nearest 5 for disclosure reasons155*The data item is disclosive or not sufficiently robust for publication20

Metadata

Title

Adoptions of looked after children during year ending 31 March by gender and marital status of adopters

Last update

30 October 2019 30 October 2019

Next update

October 2020 (provisional)

Publishing organisation

Welsh Government

Source 1

Looked After Children Census

Contact email

stats.pss@gov.wales

Designation

Experimental statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation

Local authorities

Geographical coverage

Wales

Languages covered

English and Welsh

Data licensing

You may use and re-use this data free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government License - see http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence

General description

This table presents figures about children looked after by Welsh local authorities. Children looked after include those on care orders and other children provided with accommodation by their local authority. Some children are also looked after because the local authority provides accommodation for respite purposes - the figures in this table exclude these children.

Data collection and calculation

Anonymised individual child level data is extracted from local authority administrative systems and returned electronically to the Data Collection team within the Welsh Government using an online secure data transfer system called 'AFON'. The AFON system applies an extensive series of validation checks to ensure that the information provided uses the correct codes and is internally consistent.

Frequency of publication

Annual

Data reference periods

Data are shown at 31 March for each year.

Users, uses and context

Please find this information in the related statistical publication, as per the given weblink.

Rounding applied

The following measures have been taken to minimise the risk of unwanted disclosure of personal data:
All figures have been rounded to the nearest five. Where there are less than five children in any group, the actual number has been suppressed, and replaced by the symbol *.

Revisions information

Data for 2017 to 2018 were revised on 30 October 2019.

Statistical quality

Please find this information in the related statistical publication, as per the given weblink.

Keywords

Children; Children looked after