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Criminal justice social work statistics in Scotland: 2015-2016

Published: 21 Feb 2017
Part of:
Law and order, Statistics

National-level information on criminal justice social work activity in Scotland, including data on criminal justice social work services and social work orders.

51 page PDF


51 page PDF


Criminal justice social work statistics in Scotland: 2015-2016
A National Statistics publication For Scotland

51 page PDF


A National Statistics publication For Scotland

The United Kingdom Statistics Authority has designated these statistics as National Statistics, in accordance with the Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007 and signifying compliance with the Code of Practice for Official Statistics.

Designation can be interpreted to mean that the statistics: meet identified user needs; are produced, managed and disseminated to high standards; and are explained well.

Correspondence and enquiries
For enquiries about this publication please contact:
Alan Fleming,
Justice Analytical Services,
Telephone: (0131) 244 7768,

For general enquiries about Scottish Government statistics please contact:
Office of the Chief Statistician, Telephone: (0131) 244 0442,

How to access background or source data

The data collected for this statistical bulletin:

☐ are available in more detail through Scottish Neighbourhood Statistics.

☒ are available via an alternative route, namely the criminal justice social work datasets page on the Scottish Government website.

☒ may be made available on request, subject to consideration of legal and ethical factors. Please contact for further information.

☐ cannot be made available by Scottish Government for further analysis as Scottish Government is not the data controller.

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