Statistics for Region 1

Charts:

Statistics for Individual County: Cherokee, Whitfield, Walker, Catoosa, Gordon, Murray, Pickens, Gilmer, Chattooga, Fannin, Dade.

Tables:

Region 1 Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During January 2016 through December 2016
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports10,28747.5 per 10K38.3 per 10K4
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations5,46625.2 per 10K20.1 per 10K4
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K7.5
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports4,82122.3 per 10K18.2 per 10K5.5
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K7.5
Victim Reports1,5197.0 per 10K4.9 per 10K4
Victim Reports of Neglect1,1465.3 per 10K3.6 per 10K3
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse3001.4 per 10K1.1 per 10K8
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse550.3 per 10K0.2 per 10K3
Victim Reports of Other Abuse180.1 per 10K0.1 per 10K4.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care580/1,51938.2%30.4%1
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care939/1,51961.8%69.6%14
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care227/3,9485.7%4.9%3
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care150/4,8213.1%2.4%1
Removed to Foster Care Before Report17/9571.8%0.8%1
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report386/95740.3%35%2
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report442/95746.2%41.6%2
Median Days from Report to Removal95711.0 days20.0 days13
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/957nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 137/2,4925.5%4.9%2.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 5/8230.6%2%13
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 132/1,6697.9%5.9%1
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 222/3,8685.7%4.2%2
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 214/4,2405%4.4%5.5

Region 1 Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Total Removals to Foster Care84746.6 per 10K29.4 per 10K2
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care70.63.9 per 10K2.5 per 10K2
Reentries to Foster Care134/84715.8%14.5%3
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge63/8477.4%6.3%2
Removals for Neglect430/84751%48%4
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use397/84747%40%9
Removals for Physical Abuse67/8478%10%10
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope77/8479%12%9
Removals for Inadequate Housing189/84722%22%8.5
Removals for Incarceration96/84711%12%7
Removals for Child Behavior87/84710%10%5
Removals for Abandonment34/8474%8%14
Removals for Sexual Abuse25/8473%2%4.5
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal90/77312%11%3
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal419/98343%41%5
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)97/34528%25%3

Region 1 Children in Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Non-Tribe Children in Region on September 30 2017182,214nana5
Children in Care on September 30 20161,26370.0 per 10K47.0 per 10K5
Children in Care on September 30 20171,28871.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K4.5
Average Daily Children in Care1,24768.8 per 10K47.6 per 10K5
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 2017594,50132,627.0 per 10K26,794.0 per 10K6
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 2,110nana3
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 455,04025,051.0 per 10K17,308.0 per 10K5
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 450,36224,793.0 per 10K17,236.0 per 10K5
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 1,988,583109,475.0 per 10K79,683.0 per 10K4
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 201719710.8 per 10K6.0 per 10K2
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 20171659.1 per 10K7.0 per 10K7
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201780.4 per 10K0.3 per 10K6
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day699/1,28854%55%6.5
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day345/1,28827%31%10
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day9/1,2881%1%7
Children in Group Home on Last Day6/1,2880%0%9
Children in Institution on Last Day191/1,28815%12%2.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day26/1,2882%1%2
Children in Runaway on Last Day11/1,2881%1%3
Children in ILP on Last Day1/1,2880%0%7.5
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 104/2,0795%6.19%12
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 12/2,0790.58%0.87%12
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Parent5/2,0790.24%0.29%7
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff5/2,0790.24%0.33%9
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 2017168/19785%88%11
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days656/115,8605.7 Per 1K Days5 Per 1K Days3
Placements Moves Toward Permanency310/89335%28%1
Lateral Placements Moves475/89353%57%14
Placements Moves Away from Permanency108/89312%14%11
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 2017360/1,28828%25%3
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 201728/1,2882%2%7
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20161,26310.4 months12.4 months11
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20171,28812.4 months13.7 months10
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 2016544/1,26343%36%2
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 2016110/35531%30%7
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2017426/1,28833%39%11.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017257/1,28820%27%12
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017200/1,28816%21%11.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 201787/20044%41%8
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months153/32547%36%3
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months80/17346%36%3
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months155/31050%37%2

Region 1 Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Total Discharges813/181,64844.8 per 10K26.1 per 10K2
Children Discharged for Reunification447/81355%53%6
Children Discharged for Relative73/8139%12%11
Children Discharged for Adoption169/81321%18%5
Children Discharged for Transfer13/8132%2%6.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation40/8135%9%14
Children Discharged for Guardianship59/8137%7%5
Children Discharged for Runaway11/8131%0%3
Children Discharged for Death1/8130%0%8
Children Discharged for Unknown0/8130%0%7.5
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care81313.1 months13.9 months9
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge4479.4 months9.0 months9
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge734.5 months10.2 months12
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge16926.4 months30.5 months14
Reunified within 72 Hours12/4473%5%8
Reunified within 12 Months297/44766%62%5.5
Adopted within 24 Months77/16946%25%1
Adopted within 48 Months160/16995%84%2.5
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months16816.4 months19.3 months12
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months1687.2 months10.3 months14
Paternal Followed Maternal TPR by Over 30 Days Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months13/1688%22%13.5
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1811/2055%38%1
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 183/838%28%4
Adoption Discharges169/181,6489.3 per 10K4.6 per 10K2
Non-Permanent Discharges65/181,6483.6 per 10K2.9 per 10K5.5
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs10/1995%6%8
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 2017843.9 per 1M32.4 per 1M3.5
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during August 2015 through July 2016 26/8363.1%2.7%5

Region 1 Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Maltreatment Reports During January 2016 through December 2016 10,28747.5 per 10K38.3 per 10K4
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During January 2016 through December 2016 1,5136.9 per 10K4.9 per 10K4
Removals During Period8473.9 per 10K2.5 per 10K2
In-care on September 30 20171,28871.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K4.5
Total Children Served2,110nana3
Discharges During Period813nana3
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 1,077/1,11596.6%96.3%6
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff January 2016 through December 2016 2,072/2,072100%100%7.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months324/49665%57%3.5
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay4968.9 months10.0 months9
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative132/36236%33%4.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months82/58514%9.5%2
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months77/16946%25%1
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay16926.4 months30.5 months14
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period98/28734%24%3
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period40/17223%16%5
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months128/19566%46%1
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday84/17847%35%2
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children189/19995%94%7
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years8/4219%28%11.5
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months764/96579%80%10
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months376/68155%61%12.5
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months143/41534%37%10

Region 1 Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of July 2015 through June 2016 Removal634/92069%69%7.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal93/83711%11%3
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal419/98343%41%5
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months80/17346%36%3
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal29/8136%28%4.5
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months110/35531%30%7
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1811/2055%38%1
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 183/838%28%4

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