Statistics release announcement

Children's social care data

Statistics release cancelled

The publication of the Children’s Social Care in England statistical first release has been delayed by two weeks from Thursday 30 July 2015 to Thursday 13 August 2015. The delay is due to problems with the data that inform the release. To ensure the quality and accuracy of the data contained within it we are delaying publication to allow further time for quality assurance work.

Providers and places as at 31 March 2015. Provisional data for all inspection outcomes for the period April 2014 - March 2015 This release combines the Ofsted official statistics on children’s homes inspections and outcomes, children’s social care (excluding children’s homes) inspections and outcomes, social care providers and places and local authority children’s services inspections and outcomes. Consultation documents on changes to these official statistics can be accessed at