Related Areas within the Scottish Government
Scottish Government Analytical Services
Other related areas in the Scottish Government
Links to websites other than the Scottish Government
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Other Government and Government Agency areas of interest
Other Scottish statistics websites
Scottish Local Authorities
The Convention of Scottish Local Authorities represents Scottish local government. The website contains contact details for the 32 Scottish councils.
- Performance Indicators
Published by Audit Scotland for the Scottish councils, on an annual basis.
- Data Sources and Suitability
The purpose of this section is to provide information on data sources that are currently used in the field of Children, Young People and Social Care. Some data is available at local authority level.
- Local Authority Social Work Services (LASWS) Groups
The LASWS Children and Families Group and the LASWS Staffing Group are joint COSLA/Scottish Government groups responsible for liaison between Scottish Local Authorities and the Scottish Government on social work statistics issues.