Collection

Children's social care statistics

Statistics from Ofsted including data for children’s homes and other social care providers, fostering, inspections of local authority children’s services, and serious incident notifications from local authority children’s services.

Latest official statistics

Previous official statistics

  1. Children's social care data in England 2017
  2. Fostering in England 1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016
  3. Local authority and children’s homes in England inspection outcomes as at 30 September 2016
  4. Serious incident notifications from local authority children's services 2015 to 2016
  5. Children's social care data in England 2016
  6. Children looked after placements as at 31 March 2015
  7. Local authority and children’s homes in England inspection outcomes
  8. Fostering in England 1 April 2014 to 31 March 2015
  9. Serious incident notifications from local authority children's services 2014 to 2015
  10. Children's social care in England 2015
  11. Children's homes: inspection and outcomes July 2014 to September 2014
  12. Children's social care: inspections and outcomes April to September 2014
  13. Children's social care: providers and places November 2014
  14. Children's social care: inspections and outcomes April 2014 to June 2014
  15. Children looked after placements as at 31 March 2014
  16. Fostering in England 1 April 2013 to 31 March 2014
  17. Adoption agencies data in England: 1 April 2013 to 31 March 2014
  18. Local authority children's services inspections and outcomes
  19. Fostering in England 1 April 2012 to 31 March 2013
  20. Adoption agencies data in England: 1 April 2012 to 31 March 2013

Management information

FOI dataset

Published 12 December 2014
Last updated 11 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. FOI dataset as at 31 march 2018 uploaded to FOI dataset group
  2. Added children’s social care data in England 2018.
  3. Added children’s social care data for the Ofsted Annual Report 2016/17.
  4. added FOI: Social care dataset as at 31 March 2017.
  5. Added Children's social care data 2017.
  6. Fostering in England statistics 1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016 have been added.
  7. Added Local authority and children’s homes in England inspection outcomes as at 30 September 2016.
  8. Added 'Ofsted Freedom of Information request datasets 2015 and 2016: social care'.
  9. Children's social care data in England 2016 added.
  10. Updated with 'FOI: Social care dataset as at 31 March 2016' and 'Children looked after placements as at 31 March 2015'.
  11. Added: local authority and children’s homes in England inspection outcomes.
  12. Updated for children looked after placements as at 31 March 2014.
  13. Latest children's social care statistics published, including children's homes.
  14. First published.