Statistics for Region 7

Charts:

Statistics for Individual County: Richmond, Columbia, Burke, McDuffie, Washington, Jefferson, Screven, Wilkes, Hancock, Jenkins, Lincoln, Warren, Glascock, Taliaferro.

Tables:

Region 7 Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During December 2016 through November 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports6,35842.6 per 10K38.7 per 10K8
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations2,18614.6 per 10K13.4 per 10K9
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K7.5
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports4,17228.0 per 10K25.3 per 10K9
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K7.5
Victim Reports5533.7 per 10K2.7 per 10K6
Victim Reports of Neglect4653.1 per 10K2.2 per 10K6.5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse540.4 per 10K0.3 per 10K5.5
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse290.2 per 10K0.2 per 10K8
Victim Reports of Other Abuse40.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K8
Victims Removed to Foster Care161/55329.1%29.9%7
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care392/55370.9%70.1%8
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care51/1,6343.1%5.4%13
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care45/4,1721.1%1.1%8
Removed to Foster Care Before Report4/2571.6%1%2
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report107/25741.6%49.8%11
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report126/25749%57.9%11
Median Days from Report to Removal2575.0 days4.0 days7
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/257nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 11/5821.9%2.2%10.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 1/2270.4%0.5%8.5
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 10/3552.8%3.1%10.5
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 57/2,2862.5%2.3%5.5
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 93/4,2862.2%1.9%6.5

Region 7 Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Total Removals to Foster Care37129.8 per 10K29.4 per 10K10
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care30.92.5 per 10K2.5 per 10K10
Reentries to Foster Care27/3717.3%14.5%14
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge5/3711.3%6.3%14
Removals for Neglect164/37144%48%9
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use147/37140%40%10
Removals for Physical Abuse32/3719%10%8
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope23/3716%12%13.5
Removals for Inadequate Housing75/37120%22%10
Removals for Incarceration31/3718%12%13
Removals for Child Behavior31/3718%10%8.5
Removals for Abandonment33/3719%8%2
Removals for Sexual Abuse10/3713%2%4.5
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal24/3237%11%10.5
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal152/33645%41%4
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)30/15519%25%13

Region 7 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 2017124,717nana9
Children in Care on September 30 201637830.0 per 10K47.0 per 10K13
Children in Care on September 30 201749940.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K12
Average Daily Children in Care44936.1 per 10K47.6 per 10K12
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 2017219,29217,583.0 per 10K26,794.0 per 10K12
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 749nana14
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 161,41612,979.0 per 10K17,308.0 per 10K12
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 160,85912,934.0 per 10K17,236.0 per 10K12
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 587,31647,224.0 per 10K79,683.0 per 10K13
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 2017453.6 per 10K6.0 per 10K12.5
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2017483.8 per 10K7.0 per 10K13
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201730.2 per 10K0.3 per 10K10
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day228/49946%55%14
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day213/49943%31%1
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day1/4990%1%13
Children in Group Home on Last Day3/4991%0%2
Children in Institution on Last Day42/4998%12%13
Children in Home Visit on Last Day10/4992%1%2
Children in Runaway on Last Day2/4990%1%9.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/4990%0%7.5
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during October 2016 through September 2017 45/7496.01%6.77%12
Children Victimized in Care during October 2016 through September 2017 4/7490.53%0.71%10
Children Victimized in Care during October 2016 through September 2017 by Parent1/7490.13%0.19%7
Children Victimized in Care during October 2016 through September 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff3/7490.4%0.31%5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 201743/4596%88%1
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days164/51,2203.2 Per 1K Days5 Per 1K Days14
Placements Moves Toward Permanency69/31622%28%13
Lateral Placements Moves200/31663%57%2
Placements Moves Away from Permanency47/31615%14%6.5
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 2017117/49923%25%10.5
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 201715/4993%2%3
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20163788.7 months12.4 months13
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20174999.8 months13.7 months13
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 2016144/37838%36%5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 201628/9430%30%9
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2017137/49927%39%13
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201785/49917%27%14
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201770/49914%21%14
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 201732/7046%41%6
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months48/11542%36%5.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months41/9344%36%4
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months22/6037%37%7

Region 7 Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Total Discharges247/124,36919.9 per 10K26.1 per 10K12
Children Discharged for Reunification108/24744%53%13
Children Discharged for Relative42/24717%12%2.5
Children Discharged for Adoption38/24715%18%10.5
Children Discharged for Transfer6/2472%2%6.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation16/2476%9%12.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship36/24715%7%1
Children Discharged for Runaway0/2470%0%10
Children Discharged for Death1/2470%0%8
Children Discharged for Unknown0/2470%0%7.5
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care2479.7 months13.9 months12
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge1087.8 months9.0 months10
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge426.9 months10.2 months9
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge3836.6 months30.5 months3.5
Reunified within 72 Hours4/1084%5%5.5
Reunified within 12 Months71/10866%62%5.5
Adopted within 24 Months5/3813%25%11
Adopted within 48 Months30/3879%84%10
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months3725.5 months19.3 months2
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months3710.3 months10.3 months8
Paternal Followed Maternal TPR by Over 30 Days Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months3/378%22%13.5
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 183/650%38%3
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/20%28%13
Adoption Discharges38/124,3693.1 per 10K4.6 per 10K12
Non-Permanent Discharges23/124,3691.8 per 10K2.9 per 10K14
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs2/474%6%11
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 201718.0 per 1M32.4 per 1M13
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during April 2016 through March 2017 2/2160.9%1.5%10.5

Region 7 Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=14)
Maltreatment Reports During Period7,35149.3 per 10K43.8 per 10K8
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During Period5583.7 per 10K2.9 per 10K9.5
Removals During Period3712.5 per 10K2.5 per 10K10
In-care on September 30 201749940.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K12
Total Children Served749nana14
Discharges During Period247nana13
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 218/22397.8%97.5%6
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff 749/749100%100%7
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months89/14163%57%5
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay1418.0 months10.0 months10
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative39/15126%33%11
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months9/1306.9%9.5%9
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months5/3813%25%11
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay3836.6 months30.5 months3.5
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period33/11030%24%4
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period36/8144%16%1
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months6/1932%46%13
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday41/9444%35%4
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children45/4796%94%4
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years3/1619%28%11.5
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months349/39987%80%2.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months129/18769%61%3
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months63/13945%37%3

Region 7 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 Removal225/27682%69%1
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal25/3557%11%10
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal152/33645%41%4
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months41/9344%36%4
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal2/1712%28%11.5
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months28/9430%30%9
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 183/650%38%3
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/20%28%12

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