By Gender

Children reported to the Scottish Children's Reporter Administration by gender

SCRA - Gender (2018)

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Following a peak in 2006/07, the numbers of boys and girls being referred to the Scottish Children's Reporter Administration in Glasgow has generally decreased, reaching their lowest level in 2017/18.

The referral rates for both genders has fallen dramatically since 2003/04 (by 85% for boys and 84% for girls).  The gap between boys and girls has also slightly narrowed, with boys accounting for 60% of referrals in 2003/04 and 58% in 2017/18.

Note

Please note that the gender of a small number of children referred to Scottish Children's Reporters Administration (SCRA) is not recorded.