Statistics for Southern Circuit

Charts:

Statistics for Individual County: Lowndes, Colquitt, Thomas, Brooks, Echols.

Tables:

Southern Circuit Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During January 2016 through December 2016
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports3,43550.1 per 10K38.3 per 10K19
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations1,88327.5 per 10K20.1 per 10K16
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K25
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports1,55222.6 per 10K18.2 per 10K20.5
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K25
Victim Reports5808.5 per 10K4.9 per 10K10
Victim Reports of Neglect4286.2 per 10K3.6 per 10K11
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse1181.7 per 10K1.1 per 10K16
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse250.4 per 10K0.2 per 10K8
Victim Reports of Other Abuse80.1 per 10K0.1 per 10K13.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care111/58019.1%30.4%45
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care469/58080.9%69.6%5
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care28/1,3042.1%4.9%47
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care18/1,5521.2%2.4%47
Removed to Foster Care Before Report1/1570.6%0.8%21
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report60/15738.2%35%14
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report63/15740.1%41.6%22
Median Days from Report to Removal15720.5 days20.0 days29
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/157nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 62/1,0416%4.9%12.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 4/1722.3%2%14.5
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 58/8696.7%5.9%16
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed July 2015 to June 2016 69/1,4274.8%4.2%21
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 77/1,5525%4.4%20

Southern Circuit Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Total Removals to Foster Care13623.7 per 10K29.4 per 10K41
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care11.32.0 per 10K2.5 per 10K40.5
Reentries to Foster Care20/13614.7%14.5%21.5
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge6/1364.4%6.3%28
Removals for Neglect69/13651%48%19
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use52/13638%40%36
Removals for Physical Abuse21/13615%10%7
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope43/13632%12%1
Removals for Inadequate Housing47/13635%22%5
Removals for Incarceration22/13616%12%11
Removals for Child Behavior19/13614%10%9
Removals for Abandonment9/1367%8%20
Removals for Sexual Abuse0/1360%2%45
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal15/13211%11%14.5
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal57/20428%41%38
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)29/6247%25%2.5

Southern Circuit Children in Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Non-Tribe Children in Region on September 30 201757,464nana14
Children in Care on September 30 201635963.0 per 10K47.0 per 10K22
Children in Care on September 30 201734460.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K27
Average Daily Children in Care36263.2 per 10K47.6 per 10K23
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 2017225,56239,253.0 per 10K26,794.0 per 10K15
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 495nana15
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 131,86122,988.0 per 10K17,308.0 per 10K23
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 131,45422,917.0 per 10K17,236.0 per 10K23
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 601,643104,887.0 per 10K79,683.0 per 10K20
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 2017366.3 per 10K6.0 per 10K28
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2017529.0 per 10K7.0 per 10K22.5
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201710.2 per 10K0.3 per 10K30.5
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day202/34459%55%15
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day96/34428%31%31
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day1/3440%1%38.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day2/3441%0%8.5
Children in Institution on Last Day34/34410%12%29.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day9/3443%1%3
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/3440%1%35.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/3440%0%25
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 24/5354.49%6.19%39
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 6/5351.12%0.87%13
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Parent5/5350.93%0.29%4
Children Victimized in Care during February 2016 through January 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff1/5350.19%0.33%28
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 201733/3692%88%17.5
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days128/20,6676.2 Per 1K Days5 Per 1K Days12
Placements Moves Toward Permanency73/20835%28%6.5
Lateral Placements Moves113/20854%57%36.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency22/20811%14%35.5
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 2017134/34439%25%2.5
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 201710/3443%2%11
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201635914.0 months12.4 months13.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201734418.8 months13.7 months4
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 2016102/35928%36%43
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 201634/9934%30%17
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2017180/34452%39%4.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017127/34437%27%8
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201785/34425%21%9.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 201737/8544%41%28
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months55/15236%36%29.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months38/9241%36%18.5
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months34/11031%37%34.5

Southern Circuit Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Total Discharges150/57,36126.2 per 10K26.1 per 10K29
Children Discharged for Reunification69/15046%53%37
Children Discharged for Relative13/1509%12%28
Children Discharged for Adoption44/15029%18%6
Children Discharged for Transfer2/1501%2%28
Children Discharged for Emancipation14/1509%9%22.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship6/1504%7%32.5
Children Discharged for Runaway1/1501%0%8
Children Discharged for Death1/1501%0%5
Children Discharged for Unknown0/1500%0%25
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care15019.5 months13.9 months8.5
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge6913.2 months9.0 months12
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge132.1 months10.2 months42
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge4431.2 months30.5 months21
Reunified within 72 Hours0/690%5%42
Reunified within 12 Months28/6941%62%44.5
Adopted within 24 Months11/4425%25%23
Adopted within 48 Months41/4493%84%14.5
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months4320.7 months19.3 months21
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months448.1 months10.3 months38
Paternal Followed Maternal TPR by Over 30 Days Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months4/449%22%37
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 183/743%38%22.5
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 181/1100%28%16.5
Adoption Discharges44/57,3617.7 per 10K4.6 per 10K15.5
Non-Permanent Discharges18/57,3613.1 per 10K2.9 per 10K22.5
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs0/480%6%43.5
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 2017117.4 per 1M32.4 per 1M21.5
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during August 2015 through July 2016 10/1935.2%2.7%9

Southern Circuit Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Maltreatment Reports During January 2016 through December 2016 3,43550.1 per 10K38.3 per 10K19
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During January 2016 through December 2016 5758.4 per 10K4.9 per 10K10.5
Removals During Period1362.0 per 10K2.5 per 10K40.5
In-care on September 30 201734460.0 per 10K49.0 per 10K27
Total Children Served495nana15
Discharges During Period150nana19.5
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 415/43196.3%96.3%25.5
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff January 2016 through December 2016 555/555100%100%25
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months32/7642%57%37.5
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay7612.7 months10.0 months16
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative17/7622%33%37.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months17/14112.1%9.5%13
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months11/4425%25%23
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay4431.2 months30.5 months21
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period34/13425%24%28
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period8/919%16%37
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months38/6558%46%14.5
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday38/9241%35%18.5
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children48/48100%94%7.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years4/1429%28%24.5
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months103/13875%80%37.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months97/16260%61%30.5
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months73/18639%37%24

Southern Circuit Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of July 2015 through June 2016 Removal127/21559%69%40.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal18/15012%11%12.5
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal57/20428%41%38
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months38/9241%36%18.5
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal3/1421%28%29
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months34/9934%30%17
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 183/743%38%22.5
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 181/1100%28%16.5

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