Statistics for Harris County

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Statistics for Larger Regions: Region 8, South District, Chattahoochee Circuit.

Tables:

Harris County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During January 2016 through December 2016
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports19921.0 per 10K38.3 per 10K152
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations12012.7 per 10K20.1 per 10K149.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports798.4 per 10K18.2 per 10K155.5
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Victim Reports737.7 per 10K4.9 per 10K64.5
Victim Reports of Neglect606.3 per 10K3.6 per 10K52.5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse111.2 per 10K1.1 per 10K88
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse20.2 per 10K0.2 per 10K75.5
Victim Reports of Other Abuse00.0 per 10K0.1 per 10K103.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care20/7327.4%30.4%91.5
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care53/7372.6%69.6%69.5
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care1/472.1%4.9%106
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care1/791.3%2.4%103.5
Removed to Foster Care Before Report0/220%0.8%100
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report6/2227.3%35%99
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report8/2236.4%41.6%86.5
Median Days from Report to Removal2220.0 days20.0 days93
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/22nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 0/820%4.9%141
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 0/220%2%109.5
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 0/600%5.9%140
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 8/7311%4.2%10
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 0/720%4.4%150

Harris County Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Removals to Foster Care1113.9 per 10K29.4 per 10K139
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care0.91.2 per 10K2.5 per 10K136.5
Reentries to Foster Care2/1118.2%14.5%50
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge2/1118.2%6.3%15.5
Removals for Neglect1/119%48%144
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use4/1136%40%118
Removals for Physical Abuse4/1136%10%10
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope1/119%12%73.5
Removals for Inadequate Housing1/119%22%122.5
Removals for Incarceration4/1136%12%16
Removals for Child Behavior1/119%10%62.5
Removals for Abandonment2/1118%8%21.5
Removals for Sexual Abuse1/119%2%15.5
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal1/1010%11%54.5
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal11/2741%41%60.5
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)1/425%25%81

Harris 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 20177,940nana55
Children in Care on September 30 20163241.0 per 10K47.0 per 10K109
Children in Care on September 30 20172329.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K134
Average Daily Children in Care2734.0 per 10K47.6 per 10K125
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 201712,22115,392.0 per 10K26,794.0 per 10K125
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 43nana99
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 9,95112,564.0 per 10K17,308.0 per 10K124
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 9,95112,564.0 per 10K17,236.0 per 10K124
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 41,93752,948.0 per 10K79,683.0 per 10K118
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 201722.5 per 10K6.0 per 10K122.5
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201711.3 per 10K7.0 per 10K130.5
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201700.0 per 10K0.3 per 10K103.5
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day21/2391%55%7
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day0/230%31%152.5
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day0/230%1%102.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day0/230%0%92.5
Children in Institution on Last Day2/239%12%76.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day0/230%1%102.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/230%1%92.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/230%0%80
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 0/410%6.19%140
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 0/410%0.87%114
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Parent0/410%0.29%97
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/410%0.33%99.5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 20172/2100%88%57
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days2/1,4251.4 Per 1K Days5 Per 1K Days146
Placements Moves Toward Permanency7/3123%28%102.5
Lateral Placements Moves19/3161%57%69.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency5/3116%14%58.5
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 20177/2330%25%65.5
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20172/239%2%9.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 2016324.9 months12.4 months152
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20172313.7 months13.7 months73.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 20169/3228%36%117.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 20160/20%30%144
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 20177/2330%39%97
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 20175/2322%27%79.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 20175/2322%21%55.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 20170/50%41%147.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months1/425%36%114
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months0/30%36%140.5
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months1/1100%37%21

Harris County Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Discharges19/7,92024 per 10K26.1 per 10K98.5
Children Discharged for Reunification5/1926%53%140
Children Discharged for Relative8/1942%12%10
Children Discharged for Adoption0/190%18%142
Children Discharged for Transfer1/195%2%19.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation4/1921%9%23
Children Discharged for Guardianship1/195%7%61.5
Children Discharged for Runaway0/190%0%90
Children Discharged for Death0/190%0%87
Children Discharged for Unknown0/190%0%83
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care195.9 months13.9 months146.5
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge56.4 months9.0 months123
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge84.1 months10.2 months128.5
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge0na30.5 monthsna
Reunified within 72 Hours1/520%5%22.5
Reunified within 12 Months5/5100%62%24
Adopted within 24 Months0/0na25%na
Adopted within 48 Months0/0na84%na
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months0na19.3 monthsna
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months0na10.3 monthsna
Paternal Followed Maternal TPR by Over 30 Days Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months0/0na22%na
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/20%38%141
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%28%144
Adoption Discharges0/7,9200 per 10K4.6 per 10K139
Non-Permanent Discharges5/7,9206.3 per 10K2.9 per 10K27.5
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs1/1100%6%36.5
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 0/110%2.7%115.5

Harris 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 19921.0 per 10K38.3 per 10K152
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During January 2016 through December 2016 737.5 per 10K4.9 per 10K67.5
Removals During Period111.2 per 10K2.5 per 10K136.5
In-care on September 30 20172329.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K134
Total Children Served43nana99
Discharges During Period19nana79.5
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 52/52100%96.3%35
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff January 2016 through December 2016 41/41100%100%80.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months10/1283%57%32.5
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay125.9 months10.0 months136
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative6/1833%33%76
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months1/1010%9.5%57
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months0/0na25%na
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay0na30.5 monthsna
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period0/50%24%139.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period0/50%16%130.5
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months0/0na46%na
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday0/30%35%140
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children0/10%94%157.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years2/450%28%76
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months18/1995%80%34.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months1/157%61%157
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months3/838%37%83

Harris 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 Removal9/1753%69%128
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal1/119%11%59.5
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal11/2741%41%60.5
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months0/30%36%140.5
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 Months0/20%30%144
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/20%38%141
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%28%144

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