Statistics for Columbia County

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Statistics for Larger Regions: Region 7, South District, Augusta Circuit.

Tables:

Columbia County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During January 2016 through December 2016
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports1,26726.5 per 10K38.3 per 10K149
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations60412.6 per 10K20.1 per 10K151
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports66313.9 per 10K18.2 per 10K141
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Victim Reports1212.5 per 10K4.9 per 10K150.5
Victim Reports of Neglect811.7 per 10K3.6 per 10K148.5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse340.7 per 10K1.1 per 10K127
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse50.1 per 10K0.2 per 10K104
Victim Reports of Other Abuse10.0 per 10K0.1 per 10K103.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care29/12124%30.4%104
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care92/12176%69.6%57
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care8/4831.7%4.9%114
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care11/6631.7%2.4%89
Removed to Foster Care Before Report0/480%0.8%100
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report12/4825%35%108.5
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report17/4835.4%41.6%92.5
Median Days from Report to Removal4820.5 days20.0 days91
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/48nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 16/1699.5%4.9%19
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 1/283.6%2%31
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 15/14110.6%5.9%24.5
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 19/5063.8%4.2%96.5
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 0/0nanana
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 16/5472.9%4.4%104.5

Columbia County Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Removals to Foster Care4912.0 per 10K29.4 per 10K142
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care4.11.0 per 10K2.5 per 10K142
Reentries to Foster Care0/490%14.5%142.5
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge0/490%6.3%124.5
Removals for Neglect12/4924%48%131
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use20/4941%40%108.5
Removals for Physical Abuse4/498%10%62.5
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope9/4918%12%42.5
Removals for Inadequate Housing10/4920%22%82.5
Removals for Incarceration3/496%12%100
Removals for Child Behavior2/494%10%99
Removals for Abandonment3/496%8%65.5
Removals for Sexual Abuse0/490%2%111
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal5/4810%11%54.5
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal16/4139%41%69
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)3/2512%25%110.5

Columbia County Children in Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Non-Tribe Children in Region on September 30 201741,226nana15
Children in Care on September 30 20164912.0 per 10K47.0 per 10K153.5
Children in Care on September 30 20175714.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K151
Average Daily Children in Care5814.2 per 10K47.6 per 10K152
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 201728,0136,795.0 per 10K26,794.0 per 10K148
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 98nana57
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 21,0445,160.0 per 10K17,308.0 per 10K152
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 20,8865,121.0 per 10K17,236.0 per 10K152
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 87,51321,458.0 per 10K79,683.0 per 10K147
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 201771.7 per 10K6.0 per 10K129.5
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201741.0 per 10K7.0 per 10K132.5
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201710.2 per 10K0.3 per 10K44
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day31/5754%55%81.5
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day19/5733%31%75.5
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day0/570%1%102.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day0/570%0%92.5
Children in Institution on Last Day7/5712%12%55.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day0/570%1%102.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/570%1%92.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/570%0%80
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 9/7911.39%6.19%12
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 3/793.8%0.87%11
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Parent0/790%0.29%97
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff2/792.53%0.33%6
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 20176/786%88%115.5
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days31/7,7314 Per 1K Days5 Per 1K Days86.5
Placements Moves Toward Permanency9/3724%28%97.5
Lateral Placements Moves23/3762%57%65.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency5/3714%14%72.5
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 201714/5725%25%93
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20170/570%2%120
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20164911.7 months12.4 months80
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20175711.3 months13.7 months93
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 201622/4945%36%44
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 20165/956%30%29.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 201721/5737%39%75.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 20179/5716%27%109
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 20179/5716%21%83.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 20174/944%41%85
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months5/1436%36%85.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months5/1242%36%69.5
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months1/617%37%124.5

Columbia County Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Discharges41/40,78310.1 per 10K26.1 per 10K140
Children Discharged for Reunification19/4146%53%106
Children Discharged for Relative11/4127%12%24
Children Discharged for Adoption4/4110%18%106
Children Discharged for Transfer0/410%2%109
Children Discharged for Emancipation2/415%9%93
Children Discharged for Guardianship4/4110%7%40.5
Children Discharged for Runaway0/410%0%90
Children Discharged for Death1/412%0%10.5
Children Discharged for Unknown0/410%0%83
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care416.9 months13.9 months141
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge1913.1 months9.0 months64
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge112.7 months10.2 months137
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge452.9 months30.5 months46
Reunified within 72 Hours0/190%5%107.5
Reunified within 12 Months9/1947%62%116
Adopted within 24 Months0/40%25%139
Adopted within 48 Months1/425%84%154
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months427.3 months19.3 months60.5
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months425.6 months10.3 months49
Paternal Followed Maternal TPR by Over 30 Days Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months0/40%22%135.5
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na38%na
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na28%na
Adoption Discharges4/40,7831 per 10K4.6 per 10K116.5
Non-Permanent Discharges3/40,7830.7 per 10K2.9 per 10K114
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs0/50%6%123.5
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 201700.0 per 1M32.4 per 1M95
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during August 2015 through July 2016 0/170%2.7%115.5

Columbia County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Maltreatment Reports During January 2016 through December 2016 1,26726.5 per 10K38.3 per 10K149
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During January 2016 through December 2016 1212.5 per 10K4.9 per 10K151
Removals During Period491.0 per 10K2.5 per 10K142
In-care on September 30 20175714.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K151
Total Children Served98nana57
Discharges During Period41nana49
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 84/8697.7%96.3%82.5
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff January 2016 through December 2016 79/79100%100%80.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months17/2861%57%73
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay286.9 months10.0 months130.5
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative6/1443%33%56
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months0/80%9.5%127.5
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months0/40%25%139
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay452.9 months30.5 months46
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period4/1331%24%65.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period2/729%16%57
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months1/333%46%113
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday5/1242%35%68.5
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children5/5100%94%70.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years0/20%28%137
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months45/5188%80%61
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months14/2948%61%133
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months1/157%37%144

Columbia County Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of July 2015 through June 2016 Removal18/3355%69%125
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal5/5210%11%52.5
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal16/4139%41%69
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months5/1242%36%69.5
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal0/0na28%na
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months5/956%30%29.5
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na38%na
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na28%na

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