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 January 2016 through December 2016
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports6,38930.2 per 10K38.3 per 10K144
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations3,77917.9 per 10K20.1 per 10K126.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports2,61012.3 per 10K18.2 per 10K149
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Victim Reports5592.6 per 10K4.9 per 10K148
Victim Reports of Neglect4021.9 per 10K3.6 per 10K144
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse1290.6 per 10K1.1 per 10K132
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse230.1 per 10K0.2 per 10K104
Victim Reports of Other Abuse50.0 per 10K0.1 per 10K103.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care191/55934.2%30.4%58
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care368/55965.8%69.6%103
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care274/3,2208.5%4.9%12
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care68/2,6102.6%2.4%65.5
Removed to Foster Care Before Report1/5330.2%0.8%40
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report225/53342.2%35%37
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report247/53346.3%41.6%53
Median Days from Report to Removal53310.0 days20.0 days123.5
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/533nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 51/1,2644%4.9%76.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 9/3972.3%2%39
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 42/8674.8%5.9%76.5
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 70/3,1342.2%4.2%127
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 78/2,5893%4.4%101

DeKalb County Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Removals to Foster Care44525.0 per 10K29.4 per 10K118
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care37.12.1 per 10K2.5 per 10K118.5
Reentries to Foster Care104/44523.4%14.5%23
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge57/44512.8%6.3%23
Removals for Neglect225/44551%48%67.5
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use76/44517%40%144
Removals for Physical Abuse79/44518%10%21.5
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope40/4459%12%73.5
Removals for Inadequate Housing56/44513%22%108.5
Removals for Incarceration45/44510%12%79.5
Removals for Child Behavior83/44519%10%23
Removals for Abandonment70/44516%8%23
Removals for Sexual Abuse16/4454%2%33
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal63/40516%11%35
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal254/56645%41%50.5
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)30/17417%25%98.5

DeKalb 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 2017178,657nana4
Children in Care on September 30 201685448.0 per 10K47.0 per 10K93.5
Children in Care on September 30 201785548.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K106
Average Daily Children in Care87048.9 per 10K47.6 per 10K102
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 2017585,75132,786.0 per 10K26,794.0 per 10K80
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 1,299nana1
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 317,24917,838.0 per 10K17,308.0 per 10K99
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 317,16317,833.0 per 10K17,236.0 per 10K99
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 1,801,351101,285.0 per 10K79,683.0 per 10K70
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 2017995.5 per 10K6.0 per 10K83.5
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 20171156.4 per 10K7.0 per 10K86.5
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201730.2 per 10K0.3 per 10K44
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day463/85554%55%81.5
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day279/85533%31%75.5
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day6/8551%1%35.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day1/8550%0%92.5
Children in Institution on Last Day98/85511%12%62.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day0/8550%1%102.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day8/8551%1%18.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/8550%0%80
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 101/1,3597.43%6.19%36
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 12/1,3590.88%0.87%49
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Parent3/1,3590.22%0.29%30.5
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff3/1,3590.22%0.33%37
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 201788/9989%88%106.5
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days275/57,6264.8 Per 1K Days5 Per 1K Days68.5
Placements Moves Toward Permanency103/41425%28%92
Lateral Placements Moves232/41456%57%94.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency79/41419%14%46
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 2017278/85533%25%49
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 201712/8551%2%73.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201685414.1 months12.4 months55
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201785518.5 months13.7 months32.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 2016227/85427%36%122
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 201656/17831%30%72.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2017438/85551%39%33.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017342/85540%27%31.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017234/85527%21%32
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 201778/23433%41%101.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months91/36225%36%114
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months61/25024%36%107
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months66/25726%37%107.5

DeKalb County Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Discharges423/177,84923.8 per 10K26.1 per 10K101
Children Discharged for Reunification258/42361%53%56
Children Discharged for Relative26/4236%12%83.5
Children Discharged for Adoption44/42310%18%106
Children Discharged for Transfer5/4231%2%53
Children Discharged for Emancipation42/42310%9%55.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship44/42310%7%40.5
Children Discharged for Runaway3/4231%0%17
Children Discharged for Death1/4230%0%87
Children Discharged for Unknown0/4230%0%83
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care42310.7 months13.9 months119
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge2584.0 months9.0 months138.5
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge2626.0 months10.2 months66
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge4435.4 months30.5 months74
Reunified within 72 Hours9/2583%5%51
Reunified within 12 Months170/25866%62%73
Adopted within 24 Months8/4418%25%101
Adopted within 48 Months35/4480%84%128
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months4420.3 months19.3 months93
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months4411.4 months10.3 months89
Paternal Followed Maternal TPR by Over 30 Days Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months8/4418%22%94.5
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 184/1625%38%120.5
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%28%144
Adoption Discharges44/177,8492.5 per 10K4.6 per 10K100
Non-Permanent Discharges51/177,8492.9 per 10K2.9 per 10K67
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs3/635%6%76
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 20171372.8 per 1M32.4 per 1M2
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during August 2015 through July 2016 18/5263.4%2.7%47.5

DeKalb 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 6,38930.2 per 10K38.3 per 10K144
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During January 2016 through December 2016 5572.6 per 10K4.9 per 10K148
Removals During Period4452.1 per 10K2.5 per 10K118.5
In-care on September 30 201785548.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K106
Total Children Served1,299nana1
Discharges During Period423nana1
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 459/47197.5%96.3%86
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff January 2016 through December 2016 1,361/1,361100%100%80.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months155/26359%57%75
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay2637.6 months10.0 months120
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative82/22536%33%68.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months43/39710.8%9.5%52
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months8/4418%25%101
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay4435.4 months30.5 months74
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period38/32712%24%110
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period11/2255%16%93
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months27/10925%46%122.5
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday60/24924%35%106
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children60/6395%94%118
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years12/4229%28%96.5
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months376/46980%80%98.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months226/33567%61%69
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months178/45040%37%77.5

DeKalb 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 Removal331/48868%69%86
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal83/44719%11%24.5
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal254/56645%41%50.5
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months61/25024%36%107
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal2/540%28%99
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months56/17831%30%72.5
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 184/1625%38%120.5
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%28%144

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