Statistics for Region 4

Charts:

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

Tables:

Region 4 Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During January 2016 through December 2016
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports10,80740.4 per 10K38.3 per 10K10
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations5,56020.8 per 10K20.1 per 10K10
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K7.5
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports5,24719.6 per 10K18.2 per 10K10
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K7.5
Victim Reports1,6266.1 per 10K4.9 per 10K8
Victim Reports of Neglect1,1714.4 per 10K3.6 per 10K8.5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse3621.4 per 10K1.1 per 10K8
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse660.2 per 10K0.2 per 10K8.5
Victim Reports of Other Abuse260.1 per 10K0.1 per 10K4.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care507/1,62631.2%30.4%7
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care1,119/1,62668.8%69.6%8
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care168/3,9354.3%4.9%6
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care99/5,2471.9%2.4%12.5
Removed to Foster Care Before Report5/7740.6%0.8%7.5
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report254/77432.8%35%8
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report321/77441.5%41.6%5
Median Days from Report to Removal77419.0 days20.0 days8.5
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/774nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 150/2,6265.7%4.9%1
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 9/6201.5%2%8
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 141/2,0067%5.9%2
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 239/4,1235.8%4.2%1
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 221/4,6444.8%4.4%7.5

Region 4 Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Total Removals to Foster Care56225.0 per 10K29.4 per 10K12
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care46.82.1 per 10K2.5 per 10K12
Reentries to Foster Care75/56213.3%14.5%9
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge27/5624.8%6.3%9.5
Removals for Neglect234/56242%48%10
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use269/56248%40%8
Removals for Physical Abuse41/5627%10%11
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope37/5627%12%12
Removals for Inadequate Housing160/56228%22%2
Removals for Incarceration57/56210%12%9.5
Removals for Child Behavior61/56211%10%3.5
Removals for Abandonment29/5625%8%11.5
Removals for Sexual Abuse8/5621%2%13
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal38/5137%11%10.5
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal350/86241%41%6
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)43/25417%25%14

Region 4 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 2017225,321nana3
Children in Care on September 30 20161,07248.0 per 10K47.0 per 10K9
Children in Care on September 30 20171,07448.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K10
Average Daily Children in Care1,07747.8 per 10K47.6 per 10K9
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 2017550,17724,417.0 per 10K26,794.0 per 10K10
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 1,634nana5
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 393,22317,507.0 per 10K17,308.0 per 10K9
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 390,66917,393.0 per 10K17,236.0 per 10K9
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 1,645,21373,247.0 per 10K79,683.0 per 10K10
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 20171366.0 per 10K6.0 per 10K8.5
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 20171577.0 per 10K7.0 per 10K9.5
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201740.2 per 10K0.3 per 10K10
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day537/1,07450%55%11
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day377/1,07435%31%5
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day7/1,0741%1%7
Children in Group Home on Last Day10/1,0741%0%2
Children in Institution on Last Day126/1,07412%12%8
Children in Home Visit on Last Day15/1,0741%1%6.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day2/1,0740%1%9.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/1,0740%0%7.5
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 90/1,6335.51%6.19%9
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 19/1,6331.16%0.87%5
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Parent9/1,6330.55%0.29%3
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff7/1,6330.43%0.33%5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 2017118/13687%88%8
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days391/86,7844.5 Per 1K Days5 Per 1K Days6
Placements Moves Toward Permanency202/70629%28%4.5
Lateral Placements Moves386/70655%57%11.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency118/70617%14%3
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 2017230/1,07421%25%12
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 201724/1,0742%2%7
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20161,0728.6 months12.4 months14
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20171,07414.2 months13.7 months6
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 2016390/1,07236%36%7
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 201656/24423%30%13
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2017394/1,07437%39%7
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017233/1,07422%27%9.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017172/1,07416%21%11.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 201775/17244%41%8
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months79/26430%36%10.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months51/18028%36%11
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months87/22638%37%6

Region 4 Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Total Discharges549/224,61224.4 per 10K26.1 per 10K10
Children Discharged for Reunification321/54958%53%3.5
Children Discharged for Relative57/54910%12%9.5
Children Discharged for Adoption76/54914%18%12
Children Discharged for Transfer5/5491%2%11.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation50/5499%9%6
Children Discharged for Guardianship37/5497%7%5
Children Discharged for Runaway2/5490%0%10
Children Discharged for Death1/5490%0%8
Children Discharged for Unknown0/5490%0%7.5
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care54913.3 months13.9 months7.5
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge32110.7 months9.0 months8
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge579.5 months10.2 months8
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge7629.4 months30.5 months8
Reunified within 72 Hours10/3213%5%8
Reunified within 12 Months194/32160%62%7
Adopted within 24 Months19/7625%25%6.5
Adopted within 48 Months72/7695%84%2.5
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months7419.9 months19.3 months7
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months758.6 months10.3 months12
Paternal Followed Maternal TPR by Over 30 Days Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months7/759%22%12
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 187/2429%38%11
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 182/633%28%6
Adoption Discharges76/224,6123.4 per 10K4.6 per 10K11
Non-Permanent Discharges58/224,6122.6 per 10K2.9 per 10K10
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs8/889%6%1.5
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 2017417.8 per 1M32.4 per 1M6.5
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during August 2015 through July 2016 8/4781.7%2.7%11.5

Region 4 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 10,80740.4 per 10K38.3 per 10K10
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During January 2016 through December 2016 1,6206.1 per 10K4.9 per 10K8
Removals During Period5622.1 per 10K2.5 per 10K12
In-care on September 30 20171,07448.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K10
Total Children Served1,634nana5
Discharges During Period549nana6
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 1,153/1,19296.7%96.3%5
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff January 2016 through December 2016 1,633/1,633100%100%7.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months212/36358%57%7
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay36310.5 months10.0 months8
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative122/37233%33%7
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months20/3985%9.5%13
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months19/7625%25%6.5
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay7629.4 months30.5 months8
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period55/25522%24%8
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period25/16415%16%10
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months44/9646%46%7
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday51/18028%35%11
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children80/8891%94%13.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years14/5028%28%7
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months579/69583%80%5.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months347/56262%61%7.5
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months121/35234%37%10

Region 4 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 Removal509/72970%69%5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal40/5767%11%10
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal350/86241%41%6
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months51/18028%36%11
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal4/2417%28%9
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months56/24423%30%13
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 187/2429%38%11
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 182/633%28%6

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