Statistics for Polk County

Charts:

Statistics for Larger Regions: Region 3, North District, Tallapoosa Circuit.

Tables:

Polk County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During December 2016 through November 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports84164.6 per 10K38.7 per 10K28
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations22016.9 per 10K13.4 per 10K79.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports62147.7 per 10K25.3 per 10K16
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Victim Reports413.1 per 10K2.7 per 10K101.5
Victim Reports of Neglect382.9 per 10K2.2 per 10K89
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse20.2 per 10K0.3 per 10K107
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse10.1 per 10K0.2 per 10K92.5
Victim Reports of Other Abuse00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K92.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care13/4131.7%29.9%72.5
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care28/4168.3%70.1%90.5
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care19/18010.6%5.4%19
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care17/6212.7%1.1%21
Removed to Foster Care Before Report0/490%1%93.5
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report13/4926.5%49.8%133
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report21/4942.9%57.9%112.5
Median Days from Report to Removal4918.0 days4.0 days50
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/49nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 0/910%2.2%117.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 0/390%0.5%94.5
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 0/520%3.1%116.5
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 4/2451.6%2.3%87.5
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 5/5830.9%1.9%125

Polk County Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Removals to Foster Care6862.6 per 10K29.4 per 10K31
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care5.75.2 per 10K2.5 per 10K31
Reentries to Foster Care13/6819.1%14.5%43.5
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge6/688.8%6.3%39
Removals for Neglect24/6835%48%110
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use42/6862%40%48.5
Removals for Physical Abuse2/683%10%98.5
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope12/6818%12%42.5
Removals for Inadequate Housing11/6816%22%101
Removals for Incarceration9/6813%12%64
Removals for Child Behavior4/686%10%80
Removals for Abandonment6/689%8%44
Removals for Sexual Abuse3/684%2%33
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal7/6611%11%47.5
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal19/7426%41%103
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)9/2931%25%66.5

Polk 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 201710,843nana46
Children in Care on September 30 2016113104.0 per 10K47.0 per 10K26
Children in Care on September 30 2017126116.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K24
Average Daily Children in Care119109.2 per 10K47.6 per 10K27
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 201761,31656,549.0 per 10K26,794.0 per 10K32
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 181nana36
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 42,96939,585.0 per 10K17,308.0 per 10K27
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 42,96939,585.0 per 10K17,236.0 per 10K26
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 176,154162,280.0 per 10K79,683.0 per 10K26
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 201776.5 per 10K6.0 per 10K69
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 20171917.5 per 10K7.0 per 10K29.5
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 Day69/12655%55%77.5
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day48/12638%31%62
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day1/1261%1%35.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day0/1260%0%92.5
Children in Institution on Last Day7/1266%12%105.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day1/1261%1%38.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/1260%1%92.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/1260%0%80
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during October 2016 through September 2017 11/1816.08%6.77%78
Children Victimized in Care during October 2016 through September 2017 3/1811.66%0.71%21
Children Victimized in Care during October 2016 through September 2017 by Parent0/1810%0.19%89.5
Children Victimized in Care during October 2016 through September 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff2/1811.1%0.31%15
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 20177/7100%88%57
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days46/9,6814.8 Per 1K Days5 Per 1K Days68.5
Placements Moves Toward Permanency24/7034%28%42
Lateral Placements Moves35/7050%57%120.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency11/7016%14%58.5
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 201736/12629%25%71
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20172/1262%2%57.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201611310.4 months12.4 months100
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201712613.5 months13.7 months77.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 201633/11329%36%113
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 20168/3027%30%84
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 201748/12638%39%72.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201728/12622%27%79.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201720/12616%21%83.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 20175/2025%41%112
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months14/3441%36%76.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months9/1850%36%50.5
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months14/3047%37%68.5

Polk County Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Discharges55/10,85550.7 per 10K26.1 per 10K32
Children Discharged for Reunification34/5562%53%51
Children Discharged for Relative1/552%12%102
Children Discharged for Adoption7/5513%18%94
Children Discharged for Transfer0/550%2%109
Children Discharged for Emancipation8/5515%9%30.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship5/559%7%46
Children Discharged for Runaway0/550%0%90
Children Discharged for Death0/550%0%87
Children Discharged for Unknown0/550%0%83
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care5513.1 months13.9 months95.5
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge348.5 months9.0 months107
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge124.8 months10.2 months68
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge733.7 months30.5 months80
Reunified within 72 Hours0/340%5%107.5
Reunified within 12 Months21/3462%62%81.5
Adopted within 24 Months0/70%25%139
Adopted within 48 Months5/771%84%136
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months719.5 months19.3 months100
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months719.2 months10.3 months56
Paternal Followed Maternal TPR by Over 30 Days Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months3/743%22%67
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%38%141
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%28%144
Adoption Discharges7/10,8556.4 per 10K4.6 per 10K55
Non-Permanent Discharges8/10,8557.4 per 10K2.9 per 10K23
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs3/1127%6%46
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 2017192.2 per 1M32.4 per 1M22.5
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during April 2016 through March 2017 1/551.8%1.5%39.5

Polk County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Maltreatment Reports During Period96974.4 per 10K43.8 per 10K22.5
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During Period423.2 per 10K2.9 per 10K108.5
Removals During Period685.2 per 10K2.5 per 10K31
In-care on September 30 2017126116.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K24
Total Children Served181nana36
Discharges During Period55nana36.5
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 20/20100%97.5%60
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff 181/181100%100%80.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months19/3358%57%77.5
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay338.5 months10.0 months109.5
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative2/277%33%134.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months4/2119%9.5%35
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months0/70%25%139
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay733.7 months30.5 months80
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period7/2825%24%80.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period1/205%16%93
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months7/1839%46%102
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday9/1850%35%52
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children8/1173%94%148
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years3/838%28%90
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months61/7581%80%93
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months32/5657%61%104
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months14/4730%37%109

Polk 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 Removal40/6462%69%95.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal7/749%11%53.5
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal19/7426%41%95
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months9/1850%36%35.5
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 Months8/3027%30%68
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%38%67
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/30%28%35

[Georgia Child Welfare Measures Home]