Statistics for Whitfield County

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Statistics for Larger Regions: Region 1, North District, Conasauga Circuit.

Tables:

Whitfield County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During December 2016 through November 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports1,44540.6 per 10K38.7 per 10K112
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations54615.3 per 10K13.4 per 10K90.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports89925.2 per 10K25.3 per 10K118
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Victim Reports591.7 per 10K2.7 per 10K132.5
Victim Reports of Neglect491.4 per 10K2.2 per 10K127.5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse90.3 per 10K0.3 per 10K84.5
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse10.0 per 10K0.2 per 10K133
Victim Reports of Other Abuse00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K92.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care26/5944.1%29.9%35
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care33/5955.9%70.1%128
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care40/4888.2%5.4%29
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care5/8990.6%1.1%107.5
Removed to Foster Care Before Report0/710%1%93.5
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report33/7146.5%49.8%82
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report41/7157.7%57.9%71
Median Days from Report to Removal716.5 days4.0 days79.5
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/71nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 1/1170.9%2.2%70.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 0/460%0.5%94.5
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 1/711.4%3.1%67.5
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 14/5952.4%2.3%68.5
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 22/1,0782%1.9%79.5

Whitfield County Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Removals to Foster Care12742.8 per 10K29.4 per 10K65
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care10.63.6 per 10K2.5 per 10K63.5
Reentries to Foster Care18/12714.2%14.5%73
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge4/1273.1%6.3%74.5
Removals for Neglect83/12765%48%37.5
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use45/12735%40%120.5
Removals for Physical Abuse16/12713%10%38
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope9/1277%12%84.5
Removals for Inadequate Housing18/12714%22%106
Removals for Incarceration23/12718%12%39.5
Removals for Child Behavior4/1273%10%106.5
Removals for Abandonment1/1271%8%98.5
Removals for Sexual Abuse0/1270%2%111
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal7/1236%11%78
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal41/11934%41%82
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)19/7525%25%81

Whitfield 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 201729,705nana21
Children in Care on September 30 201622977.0 per 10K47.0 per 10K52.5
Children in Care on September 30 201724181.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K61
Average Daily Children in Care24181.2 per 10K47.6 per 10K54
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 2017132,16944,494.0 per 10K26,794.0 per 10K52
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 356nana14
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 87,74029,562.0 per 10K17,308.0 per 10K54
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 86,48429,139.0 per 10K17,236.0 per 10K55
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 379,480127,858.0 per 10K79,683.0 per 10K45
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 20173311.1 per 10K6.0 per 10K38
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 20175217.5 per 10K7.0 per 10K29.5
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201720.7 per 10K0.3 per 10K24
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day157/24165%55%41
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day40/24117%31%125
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day0/2410%1%102.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day0/2410%0%92.5
Children in Institution on Last Day33/24114%12%45.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day10/2414%1%11.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day1/2410%1%92.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/2410%0%80
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during October 2016 through September 2017 14/3563.93%6.77%107
Children Victimized in Care during October 2016 through September 2017 1/3560.28%0.71%60
Children Victimized in Care during October 2016 through September 2017 by Parent0/3560%0.19%89.5
Children Victimized in Care during October 2016 through September 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/3560%0.31%99
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 201733/33100%88%57
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days105/24,2684.3 Per 1K Days5 Per 1K Days81
Placements Moves Toward Permanency67/20732%28%54
Lateral Placements Moves119/20757%57%88.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency21/20710%14%104
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 201775/24131%25%61.5
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20176/2412%2%57.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201622915.3 months12.4 months39
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201724115.3 months13.7 months58.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 201691/22940%36%63.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 201627/9927%30%84
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2017107/24144%39%55.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201772/24130%27%51
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201766/24127%21%32
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 201725/6638%41%94.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months32/8040%36%79.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months10/2343%36%65
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months41/9046%37%71

Whitfield County Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Discharges115/29,68038.7 per 10K26.1 per 10K55
Children Discharged for Reunification39/11534%53%126
Children Discharged for Relative11/11510%12%71
Children Discharged for Adoption45/11539%18%26
Children Discharged for Transfer0/1150%2%109
Children Discharged for Emancipation6/1155%9%93
Children Discharged for Guardianship12/11510%7%40.5
Children Discharged for Runaway2/1152%0%12.5
Children Discharged for Death0/1150%0%87
Children Discharged for Unknown0/1150%0%83
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care11518.2 months13.9 months58
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge3911.0 months9.0 months83
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge119.9 months10.2 months108
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge4523.6 months30.5 months138.5
Reunified within 72 Hours3/398%5%34
Reunified within 12 Months23/3959%62%90
Adopted within 24 Months23/4551%25%59
Adopted within 48 Months45/45100%84%74.5
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months4415.8 months19.3 months125
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months446.0 months10.3 months140
Paternal Followed Maternal TPR by Over 30 Days Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months2/445%22%110
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 184/4100%38%82.5
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 182/367%28%119.5
Adoption Discharges45/29,68015.2 per 10K4.6 per 10K23
Non-Permanent Discharges8/29,6802.7 per 10K2.9 per 10K76
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs2/504%6%79.5
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 2017267.3 per 1M32.4 per 1M12
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during April 2016 through March 2017 1/1100.9%1.5%51.5

Whitfield County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Maltreatment Reports During Period1,64946.3 per 10K43.8 per 10K107
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During Period722.0 per 10K2.9 per 10K128.5
Removals During Period1273.6 per 10K2.5 per 10K63.5
In-care on September 30 201724181.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K61
Total Children Served356nana14
Discharges During Period115nana15
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 38/3997.4%97.5%126.5
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff 356/356100%100%80.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months25/4654%57%89
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay4610.9 months10.0 months86
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative12/3832%33%81
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months10/6714.9%9.5%39
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months23/4551%25%59
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay4523.6 months30.5 months138.5
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period25/7832%24%63.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period16/5430%16%54
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months26/3770%46%67.5
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday14/2752%35%46
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children48/5096%94%114.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years0/60%28%137
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months102/13675%80%114
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months63/11157%61%104
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months27/10127%37%117

Whitfield 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 Removal78/12562%69%95.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal7/1315%11%78.5
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal41/11934%41%74
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months10/2343%36%50
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal12/2255%28%21
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months27/9927%30%68
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 184/4100%38%8.5
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 182/367%28%10.5

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