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 August 2017 through July 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports17319.7 per 10K42.1 per 10K157
Unique Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports143/17382.7%82.4%82.5
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations708.0 per 10K16.7 per 10K147
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports10311.7 per 10K25.4 per 10K157
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Victim Reports121.4 per 10K2.6 per 10K135.5
Victim Reports of Neglect60.7 per 10K2.0 per 10K143
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse30.3 per 10K0.3 per 10K85
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse30.3 per 10K0.2 per 10K53.5
Victim Reports of Other Abuse00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K92
Victims Removed to Foster Care0/120%26.5%147
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care12/12100%73.5%10
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care4/586.9%4.3%36.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care1/1031%0.9%59
Removed to Foster Care Before Report0/50%0.9%83.5
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report2/540%50.7%98.5
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report2/540%59.2%119.5
Median Days from Report to Removal516.0 days4.0 days31
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/5nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed February 2017 to January 2018 0/240%2.4%113.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed February 2017 to January 2018 0/50%0.8%82
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed February 2017 to January 2018 0/190%3.2%111
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed February 2017 to January 2018 0/510%2.2%135.5
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed February 2017 to January 2018 0/0nanana
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed February 2017 to January 2018 2/992%1.8%71

Harris County Children Removed to Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Removals to Foster Care1013.6 per 10K34.1 per 10K146
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care0.81.1 per 10K2.8 per 10K146.5
Reentries to Foster Care1/1010%14.5%84
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge1/1010%6.3%24
Removals for Neglect0/100%47%146
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use2/1020%42%137
Removals for Physical Abuse1/1010%10%53.5
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope0/100%10%132.5
Removals for Inadequate Housing1/1010%22%110
Removals for Incarceration4/1040%12%5
Removals for Child Behavior0/100%10%133
Removals for Abandonment1/1010%7%26
Removals for Sexual Abuse3/1030%3%3
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal1/1010%11%49
Permanence within 12 months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal11/2544%38%39.5
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)0/40%23%126.5

Harris County Children in Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children in Region on March 31 20187,333nana55
AIAN Children on AIAN Lands in Region on March 31 2018nananana
Children in Care on March 31 20173041.0 per 10K50.0 per 10K118.5
Children in Care on March 31 20182129.0 per 10K56.0 per 10K141
Average Daily Children in Care2229.8 per 10K52.7 per 10K139
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on March 31 201812,23516,685.0 per 10K30,665.0 per 10K134
Total Children Served in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 40nana107.5
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 8,12011,072.0 per 10K19,117.0 per 10K139
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During April 2017 through March 2018 8,12011,072.0 per 10K19,036.0 per 10K139
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During April 2017 through March 2018 42,44857,878.0 per 10K86,389.0 per 10K122
Children in Congregate Settings on March 31 201834.1 per 10K6.4 per 10K105.5
Children In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 201811.4 per 10K7.6 per 10K135
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 201800.0 per 10K0.4 per 10K105
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day18/2186%57%8.5
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day0/210%28%154.5
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day0/210%2%122
Children in Group Home on Last Day0/210%0%91
Children in Institution on Last Day3/2114%11%35.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day0/210%1%98
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/210%1%92
Children in ILP on Last Day0/210%0%80
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during April 2017 through March 2018 1/402.5%6.16%118.5
Children Victimized in Care during April 2017 through March 2018 0/400%0.64%108
Children Victimized in Care during April 2017 through March 2018 by Parent0/400%0.19%90
Children Victimized in Care during April 2017 through March 2018 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/400%0.2%91.5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on March 31 20183/3100%89%32
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days2/1,0621.9 Per 1K Days4.5 Per 1K Days123.5
Placements Moves Toward Permanency0/120%24%145
Lateral Placements Moves8/1267%60%49.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency4/1233%16%15
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on March 31 20187/2133%23%32
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on March 31 20181/215%1%4.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 20173010.4 months13.4 months106.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 20182119.7 months13.1 months27
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on March 31 20179/3030%35%104
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on March 31 20170/20%31%130
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 201811/2152%39%32
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 20186/2129%28%56
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on March 31 20186/2129%21%30.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on March 31 20181/617%41%118
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months1/812%36%127
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months1/425%35%99
Entering 18th Month In Care during April 2016 through March 2017 Permanent within 12 Months1/520%37%111

Harris County Children Discharged
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Discharges15/7,33420.5 per 10K27.8 per 10K123.5
Children Discharged for Reunification4/1527%52%134
Children Discharged for Relative7/1547%12%6
Children Discharged for Adoption0/150%18%137.5
Children Discharged for Transfer1/157%2%11
Children Discharged for Emancipation2/1513%9%40
Children Discharged for Guardianship1/157%7%49.5
Children Discharged for Runaway0/150%1%86
Children Discharged for Death0/150%0%85
Children Discharged for Unknown0/150%0%78
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care1510.4 months14.5 months124.5
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge410.2 months8.8 months77.5
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge72.2 months10.6 months89.5
Median Months from Removal to Guardianship Discharge120.2 months18.7 months39
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge0na32.1 monthsna
Reunified within 72 Hours1/425%5%3.5
Reunified within 12 Months4/4100%63%8
Adopted within 24 Months0/0na22%na
Adopted within 48 Months0/0na83%na
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months0na19.9 monthsna
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months0na10.1 monthsna
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/20%38%75.5
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%30%37.5
Adoption Discharges0/7,3340 per 10K5.1 per 10K139.5
Non-Permanent Discharges3/7,3344.1 per 10K3.2 per 10K65.5
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs1/1100%6%3.5
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on March 31 201800.0 per 1M36.8 per 1M95.5
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during October 2016 through September 2017 0/190%1.3%99
Children Discharged for Reunification April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/50%6.8%106
Children Discharged for Relative April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/20%4.5%59.5
Children Discharged for Adoption April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na0%na
Children Discharged for Transfer April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na4.3%na
Children Discharged for Emancipation April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/30%0.2%53
Children Discharged for Guardianship April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/10%2.8%42
Children Discharged for Runaway April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na5.4%na

Harris County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Maltreatment Reports During Period19422.0 per 10K46.0 per 10K157
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During Period202.3 per 10K3.0 per 10K122.5
Removals During Period101.1 per 10K2.8 per 10K146.5
In-care on March 31 20182129.0 per 10K56.0 per 10K141
Total Children Servednananana
Discharges During Period15nana102
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 11/11100%98.2%58
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff 40/40100%100%78.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months7/1070%58%41
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay1010.2 months9.8 months81.5
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before April 01 2017, Discharged to Reunification or Relative3/560%32%21
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before April 01 2017, Reentering within 12 Months1/812.5%9.8%42.5
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months0/0na22%na
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay0na32.1 monthsna
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Adopted During Period0/70%23%130.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period0/60%16%111
C2.5: Legally Freed April 2016 through March 2017 , Adopted within 12 Months0/0na46%na
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on April 01 2017, Permanent By 18th Birthday1/425%35%98.5
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children0/10%94%127.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years2/2100%28%8.5
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months14/14100%83%13.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months4/1625%62%148
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months3/933%39%101

Harris 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 Removal12/2255%68%109
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal1/138%11%59
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal11/2544%38%39.5
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months1/425%35%99
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal0/0na22%na
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months0/20%31%130
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/20%38%75.5
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%30%37.5

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