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Question On Notice No. 3131 asked in the Legislative Council on 18 August 2020 by Hon Alison Xamon

Question Directed to the: Leader of the House representing the Minister for Child Protection
Minister responding: Hon S.F. McGurk
Parliament: 40 Session: 1
Question

How many children in care were there in:
(a) May 2020;
(b) June 2020; and
(c) July 2020?

Answered on 22 September 2020

(a)       On 31 May 2020 there were 5,536 children in care.

(b)       On 30 June 2020 there were 5,498 children in care.

(c)       On 31 July 2020 there were 5,441 children in care.