Statistics for Miami-Dade County

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Statistics for Larger Regions: DCF Southern Region, Eleventh Circuit.

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Miami-Dade County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During October 2015 through September 2016
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports20,16828.2 per 10K57.4 per 10K67
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations15,27921.4 per 10K44.2 per 10K67
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K34
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K34
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports4,8896.8 per 10K13.2 per 10K67
Victim Reports2,3783.3 per 10K7.2 per 10K66
Victim Reports of Neglect9881.4 per 10K3.5 per 10K64
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse1800.3 per 10K0.5 per 10K54.5
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse1860.3 per 10K0.4 per 10K55
Victim Reports of Other Abuse1,0241.4 per 10K2.8 per 10K61.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care872/2,37836.7%36.1%35
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care1,506/2,37863.3%63.9%33
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care798/12,9016.2%4.2%8
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Removed to Foster Care Before Report6/1,9690.3%0.6%26.5
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report507/1,96925.7%29%38
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report632/1,96932.1%34.1%32
Median Days from Report to Removal1,96951.0 days37.0 days21.5
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of Investigation17/1,9690.9%1%22
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 108/2,9883.6%5.1%47
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 34/9663.5%2.5%11
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 74/2,0223.7%6.3%52
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 337/14,3182.4%3.3%55.5
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 0/0nanana
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 0/0nanana

Miami-Dade County Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Total Removals to Foster Care1,29121.3 per 10K38.1 per 10K62
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care107.61.8 per 10K3.2 per 10K62
Reentries to Foster Care304/1,29123.5%19.8%14.5
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge94/1,2917.3%6.8%21
Removals for Neglect428/1,29133%55%53.5
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use379/1,29129%50%66
Removals for Physical Abuse113/1,2919%11%44
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope450/1,29135%20%9
Removals for Inadequate Housing109/1,2918%10%36.5
Removals for Incarceration92/1,2917%9%40.5
Removals for Child Behavior39/1,2913%2%16
Removals for Abandonment114/1,2919%8%22.5
Removals for Sexual Abuse53/1,2914%3%26
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal55/1,2175%4%16
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal640/1,38946%43%28
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)12/5912%8%47.5

Miami-Dade County Children in Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Non-Tribe Children in Region on September 30 2017610,035nana1
Children in Care on September 30 20161,89732.0 per 10K54.0 per 10K58.5
Children in Care on September 30 20171,98633.0 per 10K55.0 per 10K63
Average Daily Children in Care1,91831.6 per 10K54.9 per 10K63
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 20171,031,56516,910.0 per 10K24,530.0 per 10K53
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 3,188nana3
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 698,99111,531.0 per 10K20,058.0 per 10K63
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 698,99111,531.0 per 10K20,058.0 per 10K63
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 1,011,76516,691.0 per 10K19,967.0 per 10K41
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 20172834.6 per 10K6.1 per 10K45.5
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 20174016.6 per 10K12.0 per 10K51.5
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2017250.4 per 10K0.8 per 10K48
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day824/1,98641%43%37.5
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day821/1,98641%44%48
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day17/1,9861%1%36.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day214/1,98611%9%16
Children in Institution on Last Day69/1,9863%2%12
Children in Home Visit on Last Day0/1,9860%0%34
Children in Runaway on Last Day41/1,9862%1%4.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/1,9860%0%34
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 357/3,54210.08%10.63%34
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 68/3,5421.92%2.06%27
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 by Parent34/3,5420.96%0.76%16
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff1/3,5420.03%0.04%10.5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 2017142/28350%64%59
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days1,428/203,8297 Per 1K Days5.4 Per 1K Days8
Placements Moves Toward Permanency301/1,07428%26%25.5
Lateral Placements Moves557/1,07452%57%53.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency216/1,07420%17%12.5
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 201770/1,9864%10%49
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20170/1,9860%0%34
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20161,89710.4 months9.6 months12.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20171,98611.4 months10.6 months18
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 2016794/1,89742%48%59
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 2016204/66531%28%23.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2017598/1,98630%28%15
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017411/1,98621%18%11.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017304/1,98615%13%15
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 2017157/30452%63%55
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months209/59535%43%51.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months128/41931%40%48.5
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months283/53153%51%34

Miami-Dade County Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Total Discharges1,152/606,19019 per 10K34.7 per 10K62
Children Discharged for Reunification541/1,15247%48%29.5
Children Discharged for Relative2/1,1520%0%37.5
Children Discharged for Adoption316/1,15227%23%25.5
Children Discharged for Transfer0/1,1520%0%35.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation134/1,15212%6%5.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship154/1,15213%21%47.5
Children Discharged for Runaway0/1,1520%0%34
Children Discharged for Death3/1,1520%0%36.5
Children Discharged for Unknown2/1,1520%1%45.5
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care1,15212.6 months12.5 months31
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge5418.7 months9.0 months35
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge213.5 months8.2 months60
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge31619.3 months23.8 months56
Reunified within 72 Hours11/5412%2%19.5
Reunified within 12 Months370/54168%68%36
Adopted within 24 Months183/31658%51%28
Adopted within 48 Months301/31695%95%47.5
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months30511.6 months15.6 months60
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months3157.1 months7.4 months39.5
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1819/5535%37%45
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1811/1385%50%39
Adoption Discharges316/606,1905.2 per 10K8.1 per 10K55
Non-Permanent Discharges139/606,1902.3 per 10K2.5 per 10K36
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs6/3362%4%38
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 20171219.7 per 1M25.7 per 1M2
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during March 2015 through February 2016 34/1,8001.9%2.5%31.5
Children Discharged for Reunification October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months44/7545.8%8.9%40
Children Discharged for Relative October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/10%0%62.5
Children Discharged for Adoption October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months1/3980.3%0%6
Children Discharged for Transfer October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na0%na
Children Discharged for Emancipation October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/1350%0%41
Children Discharged for Guardianship October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months15/3015%2.7%16
Children Discharged for Runaway October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/0nanana

Miami-Dade County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
Maltreatment Reports During October 2015 through September 2016 20,16828.2 per 10K57.4 per 10K67
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During October 2015 through September 2016 2,3783.3 per 10K7.2 per 10K66
Removals During Period1,2911.8 per 10K3.2 per 10K62
In-care on September 30 20171,98633.0 per 10K55.0 per 10K63
Total Children Served3,188nana3
Discharges During Period1,152nana3
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 1,317/1,36196.8%95.3%27.5
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff October 2015 through September 2016 3,571/3,57299.97%99.97%59.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months353/52567%67%37
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay5258.8 months9.3 months36
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative197/60533%31%18
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months94/82111.4%13.6%37
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months183/31658%51%28
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay31619.3 months23.8 months56
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period146/54427%35%51
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period38/27714%24%53
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months196/32560%59%40
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday128/41931%40%48
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children330/33698%96%34
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years36/13527%29%37.5
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months1,211/1,58177%82%55.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months495/86957%67%63
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months230/69633%42%51

Miami-Dade County Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=67)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of July 2015 through June 2016 Removal979/1,18283%80%33.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal65/1,3575%3%17
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal640/1,38946%43%28
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months128/41931%40%48.5
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal92/12772%51%23
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months204/66531%28%23.5
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1819/5535%37%45
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1811/1385%50%39

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