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Annex B

Table H

CHILDREN LOOKED AFTER AT 31 MARCH BY ETHNIC ORIGIN, 2002-051, 2


England
numbers
and
percentages
numbers
percentages
20023
20033
20044
20054
20023
20033
20044
20054

All Children1
59,700
60,800
61,100
60,900
100
100
100
100
White
49,100
49,500
48,800
48,100
82
81
80
79
Mixed
4,700
5,000
5,000
5,000
8
8
8
8
Asian or Asian British
1,200
1,300
1,500
1,800
2
2
2
3
Black or Black British
4,000
4,200
4,900
4,900
7
7
8
8
Other ethnic groups
800
870
990
1,100
1
1
2
2


1.  Figures exclude children looked after under an agreed series of short term placements.
2.  Historical data may differ from older publications. This is mainly due to the implementation of amendments and corrections sent by some local authorities after the publication date of previous materials.
3.  Figures are taken from the CLA100 return.
4.  Figures are taken from the SSDA903 return.





 
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