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  • Release date: 24 October 2017
  • Period covered: 2016-17
  • Next update: October 2018
An annual report which includes information on registered members, accreditation, projects, workforce and finance.

Key points - Based on 21 of 22 local authorities

  • Over 87,600 young people were registered members of the statutory sector Youth Work provision in Wales. This figure represented 16 per cent of the population of 11 to 25 year olds in Wales.
  • At March 2017, there were 652 full-time equivalent (FTE) Youth Work management and delivery staff working across local authorities in Wales.
  • The total income for Youth Work provision in 2016-17 was £31.3 million; total expenditure was £31.1 million.


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