Statistics for DCF Central Region

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Statistics for Individual County: Orange, Polk, Brevard, Seminole, Marion, Lake, Osceola, Hernando, Citrus, Highlands, Sumter, Hardee.

Tables:

Central Region Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During October 2018 through September 2019
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=6)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports84,99871.2 per 10K59.0 per 10K3
Unique Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports69,620/84,99881.9%83.7%5.5
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations63,41353.1 per 10K44.1 per 10K3
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K3.5
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports2840.2 per 10K0.4 per 10K5
Children Subject of Non-Alleged Reports21,30117.8 per 10K14.5 per 10K2.5
Victim Reports7,1446.0 per 10K5.8 per 10K4
Victim Reports of Neglect3,7463.1 per 10K3.0 per 10K4
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse4540.4 per 10K0.4 per 10K3.5
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse6620.6 per 10K0.5 per 10K2.5
Victim Reports of Other Abuse2,2821.9 per 10K1.9 per 10K4
Victims Removed to Foster Care2,664/7,14437.3%35.9%3
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care492/56,2690.9%0.9%3.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care2/2840.7%0.4%2
Removed to Foster Care Before Report24/3,3160.7%1%4
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report1,381/3,31641.6%45.8%5
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report1,705/3,31651.4%54.5%4
Median Days from Report to Removal3,3168.0 days6.0 days2.5
90th Percentile Days from Report to Removal3,31655.0 days62.0 days6
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of Investigation48/3,3161.4%1.5%4
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2018 to March 2019 350/8,1134.3%4.4%4
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2018 to March 2019 47/2,9281.6%2.1%6
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2018 to March 2019 303/5,1855.8%5.7%3.5
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2018 to March 2019 1,885/65,6262.9%3%4
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2018 to March 2019 0/0nanana
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2018 to March 2019 6/3221.9%1.4%3

Central Region Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2018 through September 2019
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=6)
Total Removals to Foster Care3,89039.0 per 10K36.6 per 10K4
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care324.23.2 per 10K3.1 per 10K4
Reentries to Foster Care961/3,89024.7%24.4%3
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge334/3,8908.6%9.7%4
Removals for Neglect1,979/3,89051%55%3.5
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use2,080/3,89053%48%3
Removals for Physical Abuse462/3,89012%12%3.5
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope599/3,89015%17%4
Removals for Inadequate Housing516/3,89013%11%1.5
Removals for Incarceration450/3,89012%8%1
Removals for Child Behavior93/3,8902%2%2.5
Removals for Abandonment269/3,8907%7%3.5
Removals for Sexual Abuse147/3,8904%3%1.5
Removals to Non-Relative Foster Care First Setting574/1,62935%33%2.5
Removals to Relative Foster Care First Setting947/1,62958%56%2
Removals to Pre-Adoptive Home First Setting10/1,6291%1%3.5
Removals to Group Home First Setting23/1,6291%3%5.5
Removals to Institution First Setting5/1,6290%0%4
Removals to Home Visit First Setting0/1,6290%0%3.5
Removals to Runaway First Setting0/1,6290%0%3.5
Removals to ILP First Setting70/1,6294%7%5
Discharged within 1 Month of October 2018 through August 2019 Removal123/3,6183%3%3
Permanence within 12 months of October 2017 through September 2018 Removal1,629/3,80643%39%1
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)361/1,86419%25%6

Central Region Children in Foster Care
During October 2018 through September 2019
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=6)
Children in Region on September 30 20191,003,946nana1
AIAN Children on AIAN Lands in Region on September 30 2019nananana
Children in Care on September 30 20185,58457.0 per 10K57.0 per 10K4
Children in Care on September 30 20195,77257.0 per 10K57.0 per 10K4
Average Daily Children in Care5,70357.2 per 10K57.2 per 10K4
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2018 through September 2019 9,474nana2
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2018 through September 2019 2,082,81420,901.0 per 10K20,890.0 per 10K4
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care with Own Family During October 2018 through September 2019 946,0279,493.0 per 10K9,134.0 per 10K4
Accumulated Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 20192,712,22527,016.0 per 10K27,298.0 per 10K3
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2018 through September 2019 1,855,73818,622.0 per 10K22,782.0 per 10K4
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 20194995.0 per 10K5.6 per 10K4
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 20191,33313.3 per 10K14.5 per 10K4
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2019940.9 per 10K1.3 per 10K6
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day2,532/5,77244%44%5
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day2,554/5,77244%41%1
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day49/5,7721%2%5
Children in Group Home on Last Day410/5,7727%8%4.5
Children in Institution on Last Day89/5,7722%1%2.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day0/5,7720%0%3.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day31/5,7721%1%3
Children in ILP on Last Day107/5,7722%3%5
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during September 2018 through August 2019 950/9,38510.12%8.9%1
Children Victimized in Care during September 2018 through August 2019 111/9,3851.18%1.47%6
Children Victimized in Care during September 2018 through August 2019 by Parent23/9,3850.25%0.4%6
Children Victimized in Care during September 2018 through August 2019 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/9,3850%0.02%6
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 2019392/49979%66%1
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days2,905/608,2234.8 Per 1K Days5.6 Per 1K Days4
Placements Moves Toward Permanency590/2,56023%24%4.5
Lateral Placements Moves1,518/2,56059%58%3
Placements Moves Away from Permanency452/2,56018%18%3.5
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 20191,310/5,77223%29%6
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20190/5,7720%0%3.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20185,58410.7 months10.9 months4
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20195,77211.0 months11.4 months4
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 20182,647/5,58447%47%3
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 2018636/1,18654%56%4.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 20191,807/5,77231%31%5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 20191,193/5,77221%21%3.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2019836/5,77214%15%4.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 2019553/83666%68%3
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2018 Permanent within 12 Months763/1,64346%48%4
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2018 Permanent within 12 Months462/1,05844%45%4
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2017 through September 2018 Permanent within 12 Months699/1,39150%53%5

Central Region Children Discharged
During October 2018 through September 2019
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=6)
Total Discharges3,548/996,51935.6 per 10K34.2 per 10K4
Children Discharged for Reunification 1,675/3,54847%45%2
Children Discharged for Relative 5/3,5480%0%3.5
Children Discharged for Adoption 849/3,54824%31%6
Children Discharged for Transfer 0/3,5480%0%3.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation 173/3,5485%5%3.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship 825/3,54823%18%1
Children Discharged for Runaway 0/3,5480%0%3.5
Children Discharged for Death 3/3,5480%0%3.5
Children Discharged for Unknown 18/3,5481%1%2
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care3,54812.6 months14.0 months6
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge1,6759.1 months9.8 months6
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge55.9 months7.5 months4
Median Months from Removal to Guardianship Discharge82512.7 months13.1 months5
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge84927.5 months25.5 months3
Reunified within 72 Hours28/1,6752%1%1.5
Reunified within 12 Months1,125/1,67567%64%1
Adopted within 24 Months322/84938%45%4
Adopted within 48 Months790/84993%94%2.5
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months81118.1 months16.0 months1
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months8389.0 months8.5 months2
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1843/8352%57%4.5
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1817/3450%54%4
Adoption Discharges849/996,5198.5 per 10K10.5 per 10K4
Non-Permanent Discharges194/996,5191.9 per 10K2 per 10K4
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs39/9394%3%2.5
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 201900.0 per 1M0.2 per 1M4
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during March 2018 through February 2019 98/3,5982.7%1.8%1
Children Discharged for Reunification October 2017 through September 2018 Reentering within 12 Months179/1,77010.1%9.3%1.5
Children Discharged for Relative October 2017 through September 2018 Reentering within 12 Months0/40%0%2.5
Children Discharged for Adoption October 2017 through September 2018 Reentering within 12 Months0/7530%0%3.5
Children Discharged for Transfer October 2017 through September 2018 Reentering within 12 Months0/10%0%2
Children Discharged for Emancipation October 2017 through September 2018 Reentering within 12 Months37/21317.4%24.2%6
Children Discharged for Guardianship October 2017 through September 2018 Reentering within 12 Months25/9502.6%2.8%4
Children Discharged for Runaway October 2017 through September 2018 Reentering within 12 Months0/0nanana

Central Region Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2018 through September 2019
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=6)
Maltreatment Reports During Period84,99871.2 per 10K59.0 per 10K3
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During Period7,1446.0 per 10K5.8 per 10K4
Removals During Period3,8903.2 per 10K3.1 per 10K4
In-care on September 30 20195,77257.0 per 10K57.0 per 10K4
Total Children Servednananana
Discharges During Period3,548nana2
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 3,728/3,89895.6%95.7%4
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff 9,474/9,474100%99.99%1.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months1,081/1,63166%63%1
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay1,6319.3 months10.0 months6
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2018, Discharged to Reunification or Relative434/1,45930%29%3
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2018, Reentering within 12 Months263/1,86514.1%13%1
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months322/84938%45%4
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay84927.5 months25.5 months3
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2018, Adopted During Period558/1,49837%40%4
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2018, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period237/69134%30%3
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2017 through September 2018 , Adopted within 12 Months537/1,11148%57%6
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2018, Permanent By 18th Birthday465/1,06044%45%4
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children900/93996%97%4.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years51/17928%31%5
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months3,898/4,59385%81%1.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months1,792/2,59769%64%1
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months941/2,02646%43%1

Central Region Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During October 2018 through September 2019
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=6)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of July 2017 through June 2018 Removal2,822/3,56179%79%4
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of October 2018 through August 2019 Removal123/3,6183%3%3
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2017 through September 2018 Removal1,629/3,80643%39%1
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2018 Permanent within 12 Months462/1,05844%45%4
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal434/1,06541%47%4
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2018 Permanent within 12 Months636/1,18654%56%4.5
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1843/8352%57%4.5
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1817/3450%54%4

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