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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics Whole time equivalent staff of local authority social services departments (all years)
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[Collapse]Total staff (STF)19,83119,93620,47120,22520,17320,12519,54318,69718,47118,04616,99616,46515,75915,70716,426
Total staff (STF)[Collapse]Total Central management and support, social work and domiciliary services (STF1)12,73412,84813,01413,12913,29513,17812,87612,58512,43812,20411,65111,34410,97210,94911,581
Total Central management and support, social work and domiciliary services (STF1)Total central management and support services (CMSS)4,5984,6274,8974,7954,9014,7674,6054,4544,4124,1882,3862,3712,3052,2582,264
Total social work services for adults (SWSA)Pembrokeshire’s 2017-18 figures have been revised since previously published. This has impacted the Wales total.1,5511,5741,6551,7211,7241,7781,8061,8191,7991,8182,6372,5122,5482,6142,763
Total social work services for children and young people (SWSCYP)Pembrokeshire’s 2017-18 figures have been revised since previously published. This has impacted the Wales total.1,7701,8801,9861,9672,1212,1052,2422,3712,4872,4853,2593,1913,2303,2653,509
Total hospital/clinic settings (H/CS)229223221192214208196195190162161163126136144
Total domiciliary services for adults (DSA)4,2544,2494,0004,1754,0674,0263,7363,4963,2643,3413,0402,9602,5952,5412,725
Total domiciliary services for children (DSC)332295256279269293291250286210168145168135176
[Collapse]Total residential services (STF2)4,4734,4464,6464,3224,1474,1173,8593,4853,4153,2562,9972,9042,7052,7042,813
Total residential services (STF2)Total residential services for elderly and elderly mentally infirm people (RSEEMIP)3,2503,3083,4123,1693,1073,0632,8402,5082,4372,2992,2002,0741,9491,9311,996
Total residential services for adults with physical or sensory disabilities (RSAPSD)786458503539323334322224242120
Total residential services for adults with learning disabilities (RSALD)615557612563528541505474464452350366336334359
Total residential services for adults with mental health problems (RSAMHP)737781795049485057644545313131
Total residential services for children and young people (RSCYP)458440482460427425434421422409379396364386407
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[Collapse]Total Day/community services (STF3)2,6232,6422,8112,7742,7302,8312,8072,6282,6182,5872,3472,2182,0822,0552,031
Total Day/community services (STF3)Total Day/Community Services for elderly and elderly mentally infirm people (D/CSEEMIP)559468467505443519491435425411302289257259254
Total Day/Community Services for adults with physical and sensory disabilities (D/CSAPSD)264277302313313294298236195193212157172167164
Total Day/Community Services for adults with learning disabilities (D/CSALD)1,4061,4651,5341,4881,5151,5091,5041,4491,4201,3881,2821,2991,2421,2301,196
Total Day/Community Services for adults with mental health problems (D/CSAMHP)163208212217225230241242247237199178181182183
Total Day/Community Services for children and families - family care centres (D/CSCFFCS)232224296251234279273266330358353295230216235

Metadata

Title

Whole time equivalent staff of local authority social services departments (all years)

Last update

30 October 2019 30 October 2019

Next update

No longer updated

Publishing organisation

Welsh Government

Source 1

Staffing of local authority social services (STF) data collection, Welsh Government

Contact email

stats.pss@gov.wales

Designation

National 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 summarises information on the directly employed staff of social services departments in Wales. Local authorities also provide services using the independent sector, whose staff are not included in these figures.

Data collection and calculation

The data were supplied to the Data Collection team within the Welsh Government by the 22 local authorities in Wales on the Staffing data collection form. The form applies an extensive series of validation checks to ensure that the information provided is accurate and consistent.

Whole-time equivalent staff numbers are based on contractual hours, rather than those actually worked on the census day. Whole-time equivalents should be calculated on the basis of 39 (contractual) hours per week for care assistants, manual and domestic staff, and 37 hours for other staff. For part-time staff their whole-time equivalent is calculated by dividing contractual hours by 39 or 37 as appropriate.

Frequency of publication

Annual

Data reference periods

Data are shown each financial year from 2004-05

Users, uses and context

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

Rounding applied

None

Revisions information

None

Keywords

Staffing, Social services

Statistical quality

Please find further information in the related statistical publication, or alongside further information on quality and methods in the Quality Report, as per the given weblinks.

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CARE0111