FACS Statistics

FACS measures our progress in improving outcomes for clients each year. The vision, values and objectives that will guide our work are set out in the NSW Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) Strategic Statement.

Visiting each objective or FACS District will allow you to view and customise detailed displays of our data. Refer to our user guide for a full demonstration of how to navigate our interactive dashboards.

The FACS Statistical Report 2015-16 is a summary publication (PDF) which highlights our annual progress in achieving better outcomes and the role of key initiatives and reforms. Case studies illustrating the impact of our services on individuals and families are also included. Previous FACS Statistical Reports are available.

For the first time, we are publishing The FACS Story – a five year overview of successful progress against major reforms.

To enhance our reporting and provide more timely releases of data, quarterly dashboards accompanied by a summary fact sheet are available for children and young people and social housing.

FACS Statistics provides the most comprehensive collection of key data released to date in one convenient location FACS Statistics helps us meet our commitment to transparency, accountability and open data sharing with our clients, partners, the media and the NSW public.

FACS Districts

Disclaimer on the use of FACS data

The NSW Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) is committed to providing the public with open and transparent access to data about its services and client outcomes. The department makes every attempt to ensure accuracy, currency and reliability of data contained in this interactive site. The data used in FACS Statistics has been produced and processed from data sources and client information systems believed to be reliable, accurate and complete at the point of annual data extraction. However, due to the dynamic nature of our business, changes in circumstances after time of publication may impact the quality of this information.

The FACS data presented are in aggregated form so as to maintain the privacy and confidentiality of our clients.

FACS, its employees or agents do not accept responsibility for the use any person makes of the statistical data it provides on this section of its website.

FACS does not accept any responsibility or liability for material contained on third party sites that reference the information on this website or for the use any person makes of such third party information. FACS does not monitor these websites and makes no representations in relation to the quality or accuracy of the information on third party websites.