National Statistics

Children's Social Care Statistics for Northern Ireland 2014/15

This publication provides data on children in need, looked after children and children on the child protection register in Northern Ireland during 2014/15.



‘Children’s Social Care Statistics for Northern Ireland’, first published in 2012, provides a comprehensive series of data on the Children (Northern Ireland) Order 1995, replacing ‘Children Order Statistical Tables for Northern Ireland’ together with its companion publication the ‘Children Order Statistical Trends for Northern Ireland,’ which were first published in 2002 and 2005 respectively.