Children in Care:Written question - 231419

Asked by Tim Farron
(Westmorland and Lonsdale)

Named Day

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Asked on: 12 March 2019
Department for Education
Children in Care
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many looked after children there were in each local authority in England in each of the last 10 years.
Answered by: Nadhim Zahawi
Answered on: 15 March 2019

The latest national information on the number of looked-after children in England can be found in table A1 of the statistical release ‘Children Looked After in England Including Adoption: 2017 to 2018’ at the following link: These figures are also disaggregated at local authority level for the latest 5 years in the underlying data tables that accompany this statistical release. Figures for earlier years can be found in the underlying data that accompanies earlier statistical releases:

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