Transparency data

Care leavers in England: local authority data pack

Information for local authorities about the age and progress of care leavers.



This pack provides:

  • a summary of national data about children who leave care aged 16 and over, and outcomes of care leavers at age 19
  • a means for local authorities to compare their performance with others
  • information on the effect on care leavers of issues such as placement stability and the age of leaving care

Analysis in this pack is taken from data provided by local authorities to the Department for Education through the SSDA903 collection.

You may also be interested in the ‘care leavers’ charter’.