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New figures show the number of young people not in education, employment or training in Wales fell during 2016
Skills and Science Minister, Julie James, has welcomed new figures showing a decline in the number of young people not in education, employment or training (NEET) during 2016.
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- New figures show the number of young people not in education, employment or training in Wales fell during 2016
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Protection of vulnerable adults
An annual report which includes data on the Protection of Vulnerable Adults in Wales.
- The reported number of completed referrals for adult protection increased by 11 per cent between 2014-15 and 2015-16.
- Neglect and physical abuse were the most common types of abuse reported in referrals, occurring in 36 per cent and 32 per cent respectively.
- 61 per cent of completed referrals were for women and 65 per cent were for people aged 65 and over.
- 39 per cent of victims who alleged abuse were abused in their own home.
- Staff were most likely to be alleged responsible for abuse in 2015-16 (56 per cent of referrals) followed by relatives (23 per cent).
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