Data set from Children looked after in England including adoptions

CLA on 31 March by LA of placement net gain - LA

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Local authority level data for children looked after on 31 March by numbers the LA places outside their LA and numbers other LAs place within the LA.

For some local authorities, the figures may be impacted by significant numbers of unaccompanied asylum seeking children.


Data set details

Theme
Children's social care
Publication
Children looked after in England including adoptions
Release type
Geographic levels
Local authority, National, Regional
Indicators
  • CLA on 31 March
Filters
  • Net gain
Time period
2019 to 2023

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Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
time_periodtime_identifiergeographic_levelcountry_codecountry_nameregion_coderegion_nameold_la_codela_namenew_la_codecharacteristicnumber
2023Reporting yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandE13000001Inner London201City of LondonE090000011. Children who are the responsibility of other LAs placed within this LA boundary0
2023Reporting yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandE13000001Inner London201City of LondonE090000012. Children who are the responsibility of this LA placed outside the LA boundary9
2023Reporting yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandE13000001Inner London201City of LondonE09000001Net gain of children by responsible LA-9
2023Reporting yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandE13000001Inner London202CamdenE090000071. Children who are the responsibility of other LAs placed within this LA boundary38
2023Reporting yearLocal authorityE92000001EnglandE13000001Inner London202CamdenE090000072. Children who are the responsibility of this LA placed outside the LA boundary116

Variables in this data set

Table showing all 2 variables
Variable nameVariable description
characteristicNet gain
numberCLA on 31 March

Footnotes

  1. National and regional numbers have been rounded to the nearest 10. Historical data may differ from older publications which is mainly due to amendments made by local authorities after the previous publication.
  2. Net gain is the difference between the number of children who are the responsibility of other LAs placed within this LA boundary and the number of children who are the responsibility of this LA placed outside the LA boundary.

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