Statistics for Region 4

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Statistics for Individual County: Carroll, Fayette, Henry, Coweta, Troup, Spalding, Upson, Meriwether, Butts, Lamar, Pike, Heard.

Tables:

Region 4 Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During December 2016 through November 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports10,84643.4 per 10K41.1 per 10K10
Unique Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports10,846/10,846100%100%7.5
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations3,25813.0 per 10K14.2 per 10K11
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K7.5
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports7,58830.4 per 10K26.8 per 10K8
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K7.5
Victim Reports6742.7 per 10K2.8 per 10K11
Victim Reports of Neglect5302.1 per 10K2.3 per 10K11
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse910.4 per 10K0.3 per 10K6
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse460.2 per 10K0.2 per 10K8.5
Victim Reports of Other Abuse70.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K9
Victims Removed to Foster Care213/67431.6%36.1%10
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care461/67468.4%63.9%5
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care176/2,5876.8%7.8%9
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care132/7,5881.7%2.3%13
Removed to Foster Care Before Report3/5210.6%0.7%6
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report158/52130.3%37.6%11
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report193/52137%43.9%10
Median Days from Report to Removal52124.0 days15.0 days5
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/521nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 20/1,0022%2.2%9
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 2/3570.6%0.5%4.5
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 18/6452.8%3.1%10.5
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 103/3,4743%2.3%4
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 154/7,3812.1%1.9%8

Region 4 Children Removed to Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Total Removals to Foster Care60028.8 per 10K34.1 per 10K12
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care502.4 per 10K2.8 per 10K12
Reentries to Foster Care91/60015.2%14.5%5
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge34/6005.7%6.3%6
Removals for Neglect267/60044%47%8.5
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use296/60049%42%5
Removals for Physical Abuse48/6008%10%11
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope31/6005%10%14
Removals for Inadequate Housing175/60029%22%1.5
Removals for Incarceration50/6008%12%11
Removals for Child Behavior52/6009%10%5.5
Removals for Abandonment43/6007%7%7
Removals for Sexual Abuse9/6002%3%10.5
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal61/55611%11%3.5
Permanence within 12 months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal233/68734%38%7
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)41/24517%23%10.5

Region 4 Children in Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Children in Region on March 31 2018209,176nana3
AIAN Children on AIAN Lands in Region on March 31 2018nananana
Children in Care on March 31 20171,10453.0 per 10K50.0 per 10K9
Children in Care on March 31 20181,07451.0 per 10K56.0 per 10K12
Average Daily Children in Care1,07551.5 per 10K52.7 per 10K9
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on March 31 2018570,79827,288.0 per 10K30,665.0 per 10K10
Total Children Served in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 1,704nana4
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 393,16118,842.0 per 10K19,117.0 per 10K9
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During April 2017 through March 2018 390,45618,712.0 per 10K19,036.0 per 10K9
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During April 2017 through March 2018 1,590,06876,202.0 per 10K86,389.0 per 10K12
Children in Congregate Settings on March 31 20181125.4 per 10K6.4 per 10K11
Children In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 20181436.8 per 10K7.6 per 10K10
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 201840.2 per 10K0.4 per 10K10
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day580/1,07454%57%11
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day343/1,07432%28%4
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day13/1,0741%2%11
Children in Group Home on Last Day2/1,0740%0%8.5
Children in Institution on Last Day110/1,07410%11%9
Children in Home Visit on Last Day21/1,0742%1%2.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day5/1,0740%1%10.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/1,0740%0%7.5
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 106/1,6476.44%5.91%3
Children Victimized in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 9/1,6470.55%0.67%9
Children Victimized in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 by Parent5/1,6470.3%0.19%4
Children Victimized in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff2/1,6470.12%0.27%12.5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on March 31 2018100/11289%89%9.5
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days307/85,5483.6 Per 1K Days4.5 Per 1K Days9.5
Placements Moves Toward Permanency181/65528%24%2.5
Lateral Placements Moves341/65552%60%13.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency133/65520%16%2
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on March 31 2018178/1,07417%23%12
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on March 31 201817/1,0742%1%1.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 20171,10412.0 months13.4 months10
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 20181,07414.5 months13.1 months5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on March 31 2017422/1,10438%35%5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on March 31 201782/27130%31%6.5
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2018448/1,07442%39%6
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2018276/1,07426%28%7
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2018207/1,07419%21%9
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on March 31 201876/20737%41%9
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months130/31941%36%6
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months87/21341%35%6
Entering 18th Month In Care during April 2016 through March 2017 Permanent within 12 Months86/23037%37%8

Region 4 Children Discharged
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Total Discharges615/208,66429.5 per 10K27.8 per 10K8
Children Discharged for Reunification336/61555%52%4
Children Discharged for Relative58/6159%12%11.5
Children Discharged for Adoption125/61520%18%7.5
Children Discharged for Transfer8/6151%2%11
Children Discharged for Emancipation49/6158%9%9
Children Discharged for Guardianship37/6156%7%8
Children Discharged for Runaway1/6150%1%10.5
Children Discharged for Death1/6150%0%8.5
Children Discharged for Unknown0/6150%0%7.5
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care61515.5 months14.5 months7
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge33611.3 months8.8 months8
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge588.8 months10.6 months8
Median Months from Removal to Guardianship Discharge3716.9 months18.7 months9
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge12530.7 months32.1 months7
Reunified within 72 Hours12/3364%5%5.5
Reunified within 12 Months191/33657%63%7
Adopted within 24 Months27/12522%22%8
Adopted within 48 Months105/12584%83%8
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months12322.1 months19.9 months5
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months1248.5 months10.1 months11
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1811/2544%38%4.5
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 182/450%30%3
Adoption Discharges125/208,6646 per 10K5.1 per 10K8
Non-Permanent Discharges59/208,6642.8 per 10K3.2 per 10K9
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs5/1354%6%13.5
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on March 31 2018314.3 per 1M36.8 per 1M8.5
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during June 2016 through May 2017 6/5401.1%1.3%7.5
Children Discharged for Reunification April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months12/3183.8%6.8%13
Children Discharged for Relative April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/710%4.5%11.5
Children Discharged for Adoption April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/600%0%7.5
Children Discharged for Transfer April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months1/812.5%4.3%3
Children Discharged for Emancipation April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/440%0.2%8
Children Discharged for Guardianship April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/230%2.8%10.5
Children Discharged for Runaway April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/50%5.4%6

Region 4 Child and Family Services Review Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Maltreatment Reports During December 2016 through November 2017 10,84643.4 per 10K41.1 per 10K10
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During December 2016 through November 2017 6652.7 per 10K2.8 per 10K11
Removals During Period6002.4 per 10K2.8 per 10K12
In-care on March 31 20181,07451.0 per 10K56.0 per 10K12
Total Children Servednananana
Discharges During Period615nana4
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 333/33798.8%97.9%3
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff December 2016 through November 2017 1,647/1,647100%100%7
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months206/37355%58%7
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay37310.9 months9.8 months8
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before April 01 2017, Discharged to Reunification or Relative60/22726%32%10.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before April 01 2017, Reentering within 12 Months21/3985.3%9.8%13
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months27/12522%22%8
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay12530.7 months32.1 months7
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Adopted During Period90/30130%23%5.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period47/20922%16%5
C2.5: Legally Freed April 2016 through March 2017 , Adopted within 12 Months57/9958%46%2
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on April 01 2017, Permanent By 18th Birthday87/21341%35%6
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children130/13596%94%1.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years10/4920%28%12.5
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months567/66086%83%4
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months360/55964%62%7
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months171/44638%39%8

Region 4 Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of January 2016 through December 2016 Removal514/74169%68%4.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal64/58711%11%3.5
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal233/68734%38%7
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months87/21341%35%6
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal5/4810%22%13
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months82/27130%31%6.5
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1811/2544%38%4.5
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 182/450%30%3

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