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Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017

Total DischargesChildren Discharged for ReunificationChildren Discharged for RelativeChildren Discharged for AdoptionChildren Discharged for TransferChildren Discharged for EmancipationChildren Discharged for GuardianshipChildren Discharged for RunawayChildren Discharged for DeathChildren Discharged for Unknown
JudicialCircuitCountper 10KRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRank
Eighteenth Circuit842/217,53138.711416/84249%7.01/8420%12.0151/84218%16.50/8420%1146/8425%12.0217/84226%6.00/8420%10.53/8420%118/8421%8.5
Eighth Circuit425/73,85657.52188/42544%17.03/4251%2.5100/42524%9.50/4250%1119/4254%17.0115/42527%4.50/4250%10.50/4250%110/4250%16.5
Eleventh Circuit1,152/606,19019.020541/1,15247%8.52/1,1520%12.0316/1,15227%8.00/1,1520%11134/1,15212%2.0154/1,15213%16.50/1,1520%10.53/1,1520%112/1,1520%16.5
Fifteenth Circuit720/295,76724.317321/72045%14.50/7200%12.0154/72021%12.00/7200%1159/7208%5.0177/72025%7.00/7200%10.52/7200%117/7201%8.5
Fifth Circuit1,051/204,04551.54475/1,05145%14.55/1,0510%12.0169/1,05116%18.00/1,0510%1149/1,0515%12.0345/1,05133%1.00/1,0510%10.50/1,0510%118/1,0511%8.5
First Circuit812/170,11647.76384/81247%8.51/8120%12.0255/81231%6.51/8120%1143/8125%12.0104/81213%16.50/8120%10.53/8120%1121/8123%1.5
Fourteenth Circuit349/65,56853.23153/34944%17.00/3490%12.0128/34937%2.00/3490%1113/3494%17.043/34912%18.00/3490%10.50/3490%1112/3493%1.5
Fourth Circuit813/288,25628.216322/81340%19.00/8130%12.0339/81342%1.00/8130%1131/8134%17.0120/81315%13.00/8130%10.51/8130%110/8130%16.5
Nineteenth Circuit463/132,25835.014213/46346%11.50/4630%12.0160/46335%3.04/4631%137/4638%5.047/46310%19.00/4630%10.50/4630%112/4630%16.5
Ninth Circuit908/403,64922.518457/90850%5.54/9080%12.0168/90819%14.50/9080%1156/9086%8.5210/90823%9.50/9080%10.51/9080%1112/9081%8.5
Second Circuit178/80,83622.01981/17846%11.52/1781%2.561/17834%4.00/1780%1121/17812%2.010/1786%20.00/1780%10.50/1780%113/1782%3.5
Seventeenth Circuit1,371/437,86731.315691/1,37150%5.50/1,3710%12.0291/1,37121%12.01/1,3710%11106/1,3718%5.0270/1,37120%11.00/1,3710%10.53/1,3710%119/1,3711%8.5
Seventh Circuit717/189,76737.813312/71744%17.03/7170%12.0234/71733%5.00/7170%1133/7175%12.0131/71718%12.00/7170%10.50/7170%114/7171%8.5
Sixteenth Circuit58/12,06048.1530/5852%4.01/582%1.012/5821%12.00/580%117/5812%2.08/5814%14.50/580%10.50/580%110/580%16.5
Sixth Circuit1,234/275,87144.79564/1,23446%11.50/1,2340%12.0299/1,23424%9.50/1,2340%1177/1,2346%8.5282/1,23423%9.50/1,2340%10.52/1,2340%1110/1,2341%8.5
Tenth Circuit834/180,32346.38458/83455%2.50/8340%12.0113/83414%20.00/8340%1131/8344%17.0229/83427%4.50/8340%10.51/8340%112/8340%16.5
Third Circuit320/41,22977.61114/32036%20.00/3200%12.098/32031%6.50/3200%114/3201%20.0104/32032%2.00/3200%10.50/3200%110/3200%16.5
Thirteenth Circuit1,348/329,49740.910835/1,34862%1.00/1,3480%12.0247/1,34818%16.50/1,3480%1174/1,3485%12.0183/1,34814%14.50/1,3480%10.51/1,3480%118/1,3481%8.5
Twelfth Circuit710/149,13647.67389/71055%2.50/7100%12.0106/71015%19.00/7100%1127/7104%17.0172/71024%8.00/7100%10.54/7101%112/7102%3.5
Twentieth Circuit969/251,69138.512444/96946%11.50/9690%12.0185/96919%14.50/9690%1163/9697%7.0271/96928%3.00/9690%10.54/9690%112/9690%16.5
Statewide15,274/4,405,51334.7na7,388/15,27448%na22/15,2740%na3,586/15,27423%na6/15,2740%na930/15,2746%na3,192/15,27421%na0/15,2740%na28/15,2740%na122/15,2741%na

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Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017

Total DischargesMedian Length of Stay in Foster CareMedian Months from Removal to Reunification DischargeMedian Months from Removal to Relative DischargeMedian Months from Removal to Adoption DischargeMedian Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 MonthsMedian Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months
JudicialCircuitCountper 10KRankCountmonthsRankCountmonthsRankCountmonthsRankCountmonthsRankCountmonthsRankCountmonthsRank
Eighteenth Circuit842/217,53138.71184213.264168.79.516.71815126.1513519.721426.417
Eighth Circuit425/73,85657.5242510.6201886.62031.81910018.9209810.520986.912.5
Eleventh Circuit1,152/606,19019.020115212.695418.79.5213.51531619.318.530511.6193157.110.5
Fifteenth Circuit720/295,76724.31772011.8153217.8150nana15422.6151521691527.110.5
Fifth Circuit1,051/204,04551.54105112114758.611.550.52016927.3216215.711.51699.92
First Circuit812/170,11647.7681213.553849.75117.91325525.8724715.113.525412.21
Fourteenth Circuit349/65,56853.2334913.17.51537.7160nana12824.3912015.711.51287.57
Fourth Circuit813/288,25628.21681313.17.53229.940nana33919.318.533612.7183394.819
Nineteenth Circuit463/132,25835.01446312.4102137.6170nana16025.1815916.181608.24
Ninth Circuit908/403,64922.51890813.644579.464121616826616018.451686.714
Second Circuit178/80,83622.01917814381113214.4146119.4175714.316606.912.5
Seventeenth Circuit1,371/437,86731.315137114.91.569111.220nana29126.2428917.362907.48
Seventh Circuit717/189,76737.81371714.91.531212137.51723423.71222816.872296.417
Sixteenth Circuit58/12,06048.155811.218.530719119.7121223.5141214.915127.39
Sixth Circuit1,234/275,87144.79123411.912.55648.611.50nana29923.910.529315.113.52997.85
Tenth Circuit834/180,32346.3883411.912.54589.37.50nana11326.4310318.841137.76
Third Circuit320/41,22977.6132011.7171148.5130nana9820.7169713.217986.417
Thirteenth Circuit1,348/329,49740.910134811.218.58358.2140nana24723.61324318.932474.520
Twelfth Circuit710/149,13647.6771011.8153899.37.50nana10623.910.510315.8101069.23
Twentieth Circuit969/251,69138.51296911.8154447.5180nana18528.1117420.211806.515
Statewide15,274/4,405,51334.7na1527412.5na73889na228.2na358623.8na347315.6na35597.4na

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Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017

Total DischargesReunified within 72 HoursReunified within 12 MonthsAdopted within 24 MonthsAdopted within 48 Months
JudicialCircuitCountper 10KRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRank
Eighteenth Circuit842/217,53138.71112/4163%3.5270/41665%14.563/15142%17.0145/15196%9.5
Eighth Circuit425/73,85657.521/1881%13.5154/18882%1.074/10074%2.099/10099%3.0
Eleventh Circuit1,152/606,19019.02011/5412%7.0370/54168%11.0183/31658%5.0301/31695%13.0
Fifteenth Circuit720/295,76724.3174/3211%13.5246/32177%2.587/15456%6.0149/15497%6.0
Fifth Circuit1,051/204,04551.5410/4752%7.0338/47571%9.553/16931%19.5162/16996%9.5
First Circuit812/170,11647.768/3842%7.0256/38467%12.5105/25541%18.0245/25596%9.5
Fourteenth Circuit349/65,56853.232/1531%13.5102/15367%12.563/12849%12.0124/12897%6.0
Fourth Circuit813/288,25628.2163/3221%13.5210/32265%14.5265/33978%1.0336/33999%3.0
Nineteenth Circuit463/132,25835.0142/2131%13.5151/21371%9.574/16046%13.0140/16088%20.0
Ninth Circuit908/403,64922.51819/4574%1.5290/45763%17.573/16843%16.0156/16893%15.5
Second Circuit178/80,83622.0191/811%13.551/8163%17.542/6169%3.057/6193%15.5
Seventeenth Circuit1,371/437,86731.3150/6910%19.0386/69156%19.0127/29144%14.5267/29192%17.5
Seventh Circuit717/189,76737.8137/3122%7.0157/31250%20.0121/23452%7.0228/23497%6.0
Sixteenth Circuit58/12,06048.150/300%19.023/3077%2.56/1250%11.012/12100%1.0
Sixth Circuit1,234/275,87144.7911/5642%7.0424/56475%5.0153/29951%9.0284/29995%13.0
Tenth Circuit834/180,32346.380/4580%19.0294/45864%16.050/11344%14.5104/11392%17.5
Third Circuit320/41,22977.614/1144%1.582/11472%8.061/9862%4.097/9899%3.0
Thirteenth Circuit1,348/329,49740.91010/8351%13.5621/83574%7.0127/24751%9.0221/24789%19.0
Twelfth Circuit710/149,13647.673/3891%13.5293/38975%5.054/10651%9.0101/10695%13.0
Twentieth Circuit969/251,69138.51213/4443%3.5332/44475%5.058/18531%19.5177/18596%9.5
Statewide15,274/4,405,51334.7na121/7,3882%na5,050/7,38868%na1,839/3,58651%na3,405/3,58695%na

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Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017

Total DischargesIn Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 18In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 18Adoption DischargesNon-Permanent DischargesNon-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRsDischarged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 2017
JudicialCircuitCountper 10KRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountper 10KRankCountper 10KRankCountPercentRankCountper 1MRank
Eighteenth Circuit842/217,53138.7117/1839%11.04/757%9.0151/217,5316.915.057/217,5312.611.54/1523%12.5418.313
Eighth Circuit425/73,85657.521/714%19.01/520%19.0100/73,85613.54.019/73,8562.611.55/1085%7.0567.610
Eleventh Circuit1,152/606,19019.02019/5535%13.011/1385%3.0316/606,1905.218.5139/606,1902.314.56/3362%16.51219.72
Fifteenth Circuit720/295,76724.3176/2326%16.54/1040%16.5154/295,7675.218.568/295,7672.314.512/1747%4.0516.810
Fifth Circuit1,051/204,04551.546/1443%8.06/875%5.5169/204,0458.310.057/204,0452.88.08/2054%9.01153.73.5
First Circuit812/170,11647.769/2045%7.06/1540%16.5255/170,11615.03.068/170,1164.02.023/2828%2.0740.96.5
Fourteenth Circuit349/65,56853.236/786%1.04/580%4.0128/65,56819.52.025/65,5683.83.01/1311%18.5691.28
Fourth Circuit813/288,25628.21610/1953%4.010/1191%2.0339/288,25611.87.032/288,2561.119.03/3551%18.511383.5
Nineteenth Circuit463/132,25835.0147/1547%5.03/560%8.0160/132,25812.16.043/132,2583.34.06/1723%12.5322.615
Ninth Circuit908/403,64922.5187/2726%16.53/650%12.0168/403,6494.220.069/403,6491.718.05/1813%12.549.813
Second Circuit178/80,83622.0194/1136%12.03/475%5.561/80,8367.511.524/80,8363.06.02/663%12.5898.85
Seventeenth Circuit1,371/437,86731.31512/5422%18.02/239%20.0291/437,8676.616.0119/437,8672.79.530/3409%1.024.517
Seventh Circuit717/189,76737.8135/1631%14.03/650%12.0234/189,76712.35.037/189,7671.916.58/2593%12.5210.517
Sixteenth Circuit58/12,06048.150/20%20.00/0na%na12/12,06010.09.07/12,0605.81.00/130%20.00019.5
Sixth Circuit1,234/275,87144.7913/3241%10.07/2035%18.0299/275,87110.88.089/275,8713.25.018/3315%7.01657.81
Tenth Circuit834/180,32346.388/1942%9.04/850%12.0113/180,3236.317.034/180,3231.916.54/1233%12.5527.610
Third Circuit320/41,22977.613/475%2.02/450%12.098/41,22923.81.04/41,2291.020.02/1032%16.50019.5
Thirteenth Circuit1,348/329,49740.91019/4146%6.011/1861%7.0247/329,4977.511.583/329,4972.513.013/2845%7.0721.16.5
Twelfth Circuit710/149,13647.676/1060%3.05/1145%15.0106/149,1367.114.043/149,1362.97.010/1357%4.0213.317
Twentieth Circuit969/251,69138.51210/3330%15.08/1650%12.0185/251,6917.413.069/251,6912.79.514/2047%4.0415.813
Statewide15,274/4,405,51334.7na158/42737%na97/19550%na3,586/4,405,5138.1na1,086/4,405,5132.5na174/3,9544%na11425.7na

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Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017

Total DischargesChildren Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during March 2015 through February 2016 Children Discharged for Reunification October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 MonthsChildren Discharged for Relative October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 MonthsChildren Discharged for Adoption October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 MonthsChildren Discharged for Transfer October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 MonthsChildren Discharged for Emancipation October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 MonthsChildren Discharged for Guardianship October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 MonthsChildren Discharged for Runaway October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months
JudicialCircuitCountper 10KRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRank
Eighteenth Circuit842/217,53138.71131/7204.3%2.053/46811.3%6.00/0na%na0/920.0%110/10%17.50/530%10.51/1870.5%17.50/0na%na
Eighth Circuit425/73,85657.524/3371.2%16.05/1413.5%20.00/10%15.50/920.0%110/0na%na0/120%10.51/1130.9%15.50/0na%na
Eleventh Circuit1,152/606,19019.02034/1,8001.9%13.044/7545.8%18.00/10%15.51/3980.3%10/0na%na0/1350%10.515/3015.0%3.00/0na%na
Fifteenth Circuit720/295,76724.31711/8591.3%15.021/4374.8%19.00/10%15.50/1730.0%110/0na%na0/610%10.51/1980.5%17.50/0na%na
Fifth Circuit1,051/204,04551.5428/8523.3%5.055/46111.9%5.00/0na%na0/1080.0%110/10%17.50/450%10.513/2774.7%4.00/0na%na
First Circuit812/170,11647.7628/9353.0%6.051/42112.1%4.00/10%15.50/2300.0%110/0na%na0/550%10.56/1095.5%2.00/0na%na
Fourteenth Circuit349/65,56853.234/3571.1%17.026/14218.3%1.00/10%15.50/1040.0%110/0na%na0/140%10.50/350.0%19.50/0na%na
Fourth Circuit813/288,25628.21619/8372.3%11.020/3076.5%16.00/0na%na0/2550.0%110/10%17.50/450%10.56/2092.9%10.50/0na%na
Nineteenth Circuit463/132,25835.0145/5081.0%18.522/3176.9%14.50/0na%na0/1790.0%110/30%17.50/230%10.53/773.9%5.00/0na%na
Ninth Circuit908/403,64922.51818/8362.2%12.027/4585.9%17.00/40%15.50/1900.0%110/0na%na0/610%10.52/2190.9%15.50/0na%na
Second Circuit178/80,83622.0190/1940.0%20.012/9013.3%2.00/0na%na0/1060.0%110/0na%na0/110%10.50/30.0%19.50/0na%na
Seventeenth Circuit1,371/437,86731.31531/1,1072.8%8.064/60510.6%7.00/20%15.50/2430.0%110/10%17.50/1000%10.510/3023.3%7.00/0na%na
Seventh Circuit717/189,76737.81318/6642.7%9.046/37412.3%3.00/10%15.50/1740.0%110/0na%na0/470%10.54/1313.1%8.00/0na%na
Sixteenth Circuit58/12,06048.153/654.6%1.02/296.9%14.50/0na%na0/160.0%110/0na%na0/70%10.51/147.1%1.00/0na%na
Sixth Circuit1,234/275,87144.7938/1,3042.9%7.056/6129.2%10.00/0na%na0/2810.0%110/0na%na0/690%10.56/3121.9%13.00/0na%na
Tenth Circuit834/180,32346.388/7721.0%18.536/4078.8%11.00/0na%na0/1080.0%110/0na%na0/430%10.56/2003.0%9.00/0na%na
Third Circuit320/41,22977.614/2701.5%14.010/1059.5%9.00/10%15.50/790.0%110/0na%na0/90%10.53/1042.9%10.50/0na%na
Thirteenth Circuit1,348/329,49740.91056/1,4653.8%4.080/9248.7%12.00/20%15.50/3030.0%110/0na%na0/890%10.54/1722.3%12.00/0na%na
Twelfth Circuit710/149,13647.6726/6134.2%3.031/3947.9%13.00/0na%na0/1150.0%110/10%17.50/240%10.52/1631.2%14.00/0na%na
Twentieth Circuit969/251,69138.51219/8062.4%10.041/4239.7%8.00/0na%na0/1530.0%110/0na%na0/600%10.59/2623.4%6.00/0na%na
Statewide15,274/4,405,51334.7na385/15,3012.5%na702/7,8698.9%na0/150%na1/3,3990.0%na0/80%na0/9630%na93/3,3882.7%na0/0na%na

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