Statistics for DeKalb County

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Statistics for Larger Regions: Region 14, Metro District, Stone Mountain Circuit.

Tables:

DeKalb County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During December 2016 through November 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports6,67931.5 per 10K41.1 per 10K147
Unique Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports6,679/6,679100%100%80
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations3,00614.2 per 10K14.2 per 10K110
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports3,67317.3 per 10K26.8 per 10K148
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Victim Reports3381.6 per 10K2.8 per 10K137.5
Victim Reports of Neglect2311.1 per 10K2.3 per 10K141.5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse720.3 per 10K0.3 per 10K90
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse320.2 per 10K0.2 per 10K72.5
Victim Reports of Other Abuse30.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K93.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care121/33835.8%36.1%77
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care217/33864.2%63.9%80
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care264/2,6689.9%7.8%37.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care76/3,6732.1%2.3%86.5
Removed to Foster Care Before Report2/4610.4%0.7%19
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report186/46140.3%37.6%52
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report224/46148.6%43.9%54
Median Days from Report to Removal4618.0 days15.0 days108
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/461nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 3/2981%2.2%65
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 0/1020%0.5%80
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 3/1961.5%3.1%61.5
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 41/3,1741.3%2.3%96.5
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 0/0nanana
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 30/3,5580.8%1.9%129

DeKalb County Children Removed to Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Removals to Foster Care47326.7 per 10K34.1 per 10K115
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care39.42.2 per 10K2.8 per 10K116
Reentries to Foster Care128/47327.1%14.5%12
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge64/47313.5%6.3%10
Removals for Neglect244/47352%47%53
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use85/47318%42%139
Removals for Physical Abuse94/47320%10%19
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope45/47310%10%56
Removals for Inadequate Housing52/47311%22%107
Removals for Incarceration42/4739%12%75
Removals for Child Behavior100/47321%10%13
Removals for Abandonment86/47318%7%9
Removals for Sexual Abuse21/4734%3%31
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal61/43114%11%29.5
Permanence within 12 months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal220/49145%38%35.5
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)32/17219%23%76.5

DeKalb County Children in Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children in Region on March 31 2018177,533nana4
AIAN Children on AIAN Lands in Region on March 31 2018nananana
Children in Care on March 31 201786849.0 per 10K50.0 per 10K106
Children in Care on March 31 201891652.0 per 10K56.0 per 10K117.5
Average Daily Children in Care87349.3 per 10K52.7 per 10K114
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on March 31 2018647,56436,476.0 per 10K30,665.0 per 10K80
Total Children Served in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 1,341nana1
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 317,77917,952.0 per 10K19,117.0 per 10K112
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During April 2017 through March 2018 317,67817,946.0 per 10K19,036.0 per 10K112
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During April 2017 through March 2018 1,792,798101,279.0 per 10K86,389.0 per 10K82
Children in Congregate Settings on March 31 20181086.1 per 10K6.4 per 10K82
Children In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 20181287.2 per 10K7.6 per 10K80
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 201820.1 per 10K0.4 per 10K49.5
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day518/91657%57%77
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day261/91628%28%83
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day17/9162%2%56
Children in Group Home on Last Day1/9160%0%91
Children in Institution on Last Day107/91612%11%53
Children in Home Visit on Last Day1/9160%1%98
Children in Runaway on Last Day11/9161%1%16.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/9160%0%80
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 79/1,3056.05%5.91%61
Children Victimized in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 12/1,3050.92%0.67%41
Children Victimized in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 by Parent9/1,3050.69%0.19%9
Children Victimized in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff1/1,3050.08%0.27%32
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on March 31 2018103/10895%89%69
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days315/58,5725.4 Per 1K Days4.5 Per 1K Days31.5
Placements Moves Toward Permanency65/36118%24%102.5
Lateral Placements Moves223/36162%60%69
Placements Moves Away from Permanency73/36120%16%41.5
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on March 31 2018235/91626%23%67
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on March 31 20184/9160%1%105
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 201786817.3 months13.4 months36
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 201891619.9 months13.1 months26
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on March 31 2017220/86825%35%122
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on March 31 201759/19530%31%63
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2018492/91654%39%26.5
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2018375/91641%28%24
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2018258/91628%21%34
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on March 31 201883/25832%41%100
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months106/42325%36%110.5
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months74/30724%35%105
Entering 18th Month In Care during April 2016 through March 2017 Permanent within 12 Months66/24727%37%96.5

DeKalb County Children Discharged
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Discharges401/177,01622.7 per 10K27.8 per 10K112.5
Children Discharged for Reunification241/40160%52%44.5
Children Discharged for Relative16/4014%12%99.5
Children Discharged for Adoption52/40113%18%88.5
Children Discharged for Transfer5/4011%2%52
Children Discharged for Emancipation40/40110%9%54.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship35/4019%7%39.5
Children Discharged for Runaway11/4013%1%4.5
Children Discharged for Death1/4010%0%85
Children Discharged for Unknown0/4010%0%78
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care40111.6 months14.5 months112
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge2414.0 months8.8 months119.5
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge1628.6 months10.6 months9
Median Months from Removal to Guardianship Discharge3519.2 months18.7 months44.5
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge5235.6 months32.1 months34
Reunified within 72 Hours11/2415%5%29.5
Reunified within 12 Months167/24169%63%53.5
Adopted within 24 Months7/5213%22%63
Adopted within 48 Months39/5275%83%92
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months5219.8 months19.9 months54.5
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months5218.4 months10.1 months9
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 186/1540%38%36.5
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%30%37.5
Adoption Discharges52/177,0162.9 per 10K5.1 per 10K102
Non-Permanent Discharges57/177,0163.2 per 10K3.2 per 10K82
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs6/709%6%37
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on March 31 201818101.4 per 1M36.8 per 1M1
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during June 2016 through May 2017 1/4640.2%1.3%46
Children Discharged for Reunification April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months25/3048.2%6.8%35.5
Children Discharged for Relative April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months3/2910.3%4.5%6
Children Discharged for Adoption April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/450%0%56
Children Discharged for Transfer April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months1/520%4.3%5
Children Discharged for Emancipation April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/500%0.2%53
Children Discharged for Guardianship April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months1/422.4%2.8%9
Children Discharged for Runaway April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/10%5.4%10

DeKalb County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Maltreatment Reports During December 2016 through November 2017 6,67931.5 per 10K41.1 per 10K147
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During December 2016 through November 2017 3341.6 per 10K2.8 per 10K137.5
Removals During Period4732.2 per 10K2.8 per 10K116
In-care on March 31 201891652.0 per 10K56.0 per 10K117.5
Total Children Servednananana
Discharges During Period401nana1
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 155/15898.1%97.9%116.5
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff December 2016 through November 2017 1,305/1,305100%100%78.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months148/23762%58%61
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay2377.4 months9.8 months110
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before April 01 2017, Discharged to Reunification or Relative64/16738%32%50.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before April 01 2017, Reentering within 12 Months42/34712.1%9.8%44.5
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months7/5213%22%63
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay5235.6 months32.1 months34
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Adopted During Period46/37612%23%96.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period21/2758%16%70
C2.5: Legally Freed April 2016 through March 2017 , Adopted within 12 Months26/8331%46%81
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on April 01 2017, Permanent By 18th Birthday74/30724%35%104
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children64/7091%94%94
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years9/4221%28%67
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months411/51580%83%112
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months203/29170%62%54
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months200/50040%39%71

DeKalb County Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of January 2016 through December 2016 Removal282/43765%68%80.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal63/47013%11%34
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal220/49145%38%35.5
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months74/30724%35%105
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal1/520%22%36.5
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months59/19530%31%63
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 186/1540%38%36.5
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%30%37.5

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