Statistics for Southern Circuit

Charts:

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

Tables:

Southern Circuit Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During August 2017 through July 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports4,00459.9 per 10K42.1 per 10K9
Unique Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports3,285/4,00482%82.4%28.5
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations1,76126.4 per 10K16.7 per 10K8
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K25
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports2,24333.6 per 10K25.4 per 10K16
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K25
Victim Reports2183.3 per 10K2.6 per 10K22
Victim Reports of Neglect1442.2 per 10K2.0 per 10K29
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse430.6 per 10K0.3 per 10K8
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse280.4 per 10K0.2 per 10K7
Victim Reports of Other Abuse30.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K28.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care43/21819.7%26.5%38
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care175/21880.3%73.5%12
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care43/1,5432.8%4.3%38.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care10/2,2430.4%0.9%41.5
Removed to Foster Care Before Report2/962.1%0.9%6
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report49/9651%50.7%19
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report56/9658.3%59.2%22.5
Median Days from Report to Removal964.0 days4.0 days27.5
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/96nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed February 2017 to January 2018 5/2532%2.4%25
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed February 2017 to January 2018 2/603.3%0.8%4
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed February 2017 to January 2018 3/1931.6%3.2%34
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed February 2017 to January 2018 38/1,3882.7%2.2%15
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed February 2017 to January 2018 0/0nanana
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed February 2017 to January 2018 35/2,6801.3%1.8%34.5

Southern Circuit Children Removed to Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Total Removals to Foster Care15027.0 per 10K34.1 per 10K38
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care12.52.2 per 10K2.8 per 10K39
Reentries to Foster Care14/1509.3%14.5%41
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge0/1500%6.3%47.5
Removals for Neglect74/15049%47%22.5
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use64/15043%42%32
Removals for Physical Abuse26/15017%10%6
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope46/15031%10%1
Removals for Inadequate Housing47/15031%22%5.5
Removals for Incarceration27/15018%12%7.5
Removals for Child Behavior15/15010%10%15
Removals for Abandonment6/1504%7%34
Removals for Sexual Abuse5/1503%3%16
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal8/1336%11%31.5
Permanence within 12 months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal49/17328%38%37
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)19/4840%23%5

Southern Circuit Children in Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Children in Region on March 31 201855,751nana14
AIAN Children on AIAN Lands in Region on March 31 2018nananana
Children in Care on March 31 201737067.0 per 10K50.0 per 10K23.5
Children in Care on March 31 201836465.0 per 10K56.0 per 10K28.5
Average Daily Children in Care35764.2 per 10K52.7 per 10K28
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on March 31 2018240,48943,136.0 per 10K30,665.0 per 10K19
Total Children Served in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 520nana14
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 130,50023,481.0 per 10K19,117.0 per 10K28
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During April 2017 through March 2018 129,60223,319.0 per 10K19,036.0 per 10K28
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During April 2017 through March 2018 605,362108,923.0 per 10K86,389.0 per 10K22
Children in Congregate Settings on March 31 2018305.4 per 10K6.4 per 10K29.5
Children In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 20186812.2 per 10K7.6 per 10K16.5
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 201830.5 per 10K0.4 per 10K17.5
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day220/36460%57%19
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day97/36427%28%30
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day10/3643%2%11.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day1/3640%0%31
Children in Institution on Last Day29/3648%11%35.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day7/3642%1%11.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/3640%1%34.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/3640%0%25
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during April 2017 through March 2018 45/5208.65%6.16%4
Children Victimized in Care during April 2017 through March 2018 2/5200.38%0.64%35
Children Victimized in Care during April 2017 through March 2018 by Parent1/5200.19%0.19%16
Children Victimized in Care during April 2017 through March 2018 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/5200%0.2%36.5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on March 31 201830/30100%89%3.5
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days102/20,6334.9 Per 1K Days4.5 Per 1K Days14.5
Placements Moves Toward Permanency64/17836%24%3
Lateral Placements Moves94/17853%60%40.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency20/17811%16%40.5
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on March 31 2018138/36438%23%1
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on March 31 20183/3641%1%20
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 201737016.3 months13.4 months10
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 201836419.9 months13.1 months3.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on March 31 2017114/37031%35%37
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on March 31 201727/10825%31%34
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2018191/36452%39%5
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2018140/36438%28%5.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2018109/36430%21%5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on March 31 201852/10948%41%18
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months50/16430%36%36.5
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months38/11932%35%31.5
Entering 18th Month In Care during April 2016 through March 2017 Permanent within 12 Months34/11829%37%34.5

Southern Circuit Children Discharged
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Total Discharges154/55,57727.7 per 10K27.8 per 10K30
Children Discharged for Reunification80/15452%52%24
Children Discharged for Relative15/15410%12%28.5
Children Discharged for Adoption31/15420%18%22
Children Discharged for Transfer3/1542%2%17
Children Discharged for Emancipation16/15410%9%17.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship8/1545%7%27.5
Children Discharged for Runaway1/1541%1%9.5
Children Discharged for Death0/1540%0%31.5
Children Discharged for Unknown0/1540%0%25
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care15419.5 months14.5 months11
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge8014.4 months8.8 months6.5
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge1514.5 months10.6 months18
Median Months from Removal to Guardianship Discharge820.9 months18.7 months18
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge3132.2 months32.1 months22
Reunified within 72 Hours0/800%5%42.5
Reunified within 12 Months28/8035%63%47
Adopted within 24 Months9/3129%22%19.5
Adopted within 48 Months27/3187%83%25
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months3120.9 months19.9 months19.5
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months317.2 months10.1 months39
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 183/933%38%28
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 182/2100%30%3.5
Adoption Discharges31/55,5775.6 per 10K5.1 per 10K29.5
Non-Permanent Discharges20/55,5773.6 per 10K3.2 per 10K24
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs0/400%6%45.5
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on March 31 2018117.9 per 1M36.8 per 1M23
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during October 2016 through September 2017 0/1510%1.3%41.5
Children Discharged for Reunification April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months4/824.9%6.8%29
Children Discharged for Relative April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/220%4.5%31.5
Children Discharged for Adoption April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/450%0%24.5
Children Discharged for Transfer April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na4.3%na
Children Discharged for Emancipation April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/110%0.2%25.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/50%2.8%27
Children Discharged for Runaway April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na5.4%na

Southern Circuit Child and Family Services Review Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Maltreatment Reports During Period4,37365.6 per 10K46.0 per 10K9
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During Period2493.7 per 10K3.0 per 10K25.5
Removals During Period1502.2 per 10K2.8 per 10K39
In-care on March 31 201836465.0 per 10K56.0 per 10K28.5
Total Children Servednananana
Discharges During Period154nana17
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 107/10998.2%98.2%27.5
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff 520/520100%100%24.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months31/9333%58%45
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay9314.5 months9.8 months12
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before April 01 2017, Discharged to Reunification or Relative18/6030%32%24.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before April 01 2017, Reentering within 12 Months11/1119.9%9.8%22.5
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months9/3129%22%19.5
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay3132.2 months32.1 months22
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Adopted During Period26/14418%23%35.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period21/10121%16%21.5
C2.5: Legally Freed April 2016 through March 2017 , Adopted within 12 Months28/5452%46%19.5
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on April 01 2017, Permanent By 18th Birthday38/12032%35%31.5
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children40/40100%94%4.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years7/1741%28%13.5
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months137/16683%83%29.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months78/14355%62%38.5
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months83/20740%39%22.5

Southern Circuit Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of January 2016 through December 2016 Removal101/17657%68%42
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal10/1527%11%28
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal49/17328%38%37
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months38/11932%35%31.5
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal2/1315%22%25.5
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months27/10825%31%34
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 183/933%38%28
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 182/2100%30%3.5

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