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Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017

Total Removals to Foster CareAverage Monthly Removals to Foster CareReentries to Foster CareReentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous DischargeDischarged within 1 Month of RemovalPermanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 RemovalIV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)
JudicialCircuitCountper 10KRankCountper 10KRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRank
Alapaha11268.139.35.63.517/11215.2%19.510/1128.9%9.04/984%43.042/11537%25.510/4522%30.0
Alcovy12021.842101.84213/12010.8%34.56/1205.0%25.52/1082%47.553/18828%38.017/4736%9.0
Appalachian9553.297.94.5917/9517.9%10.03/953.2%36.013/8915%7.5100/20449%7.513/5524%24.0
Atlanta424174435.31.444.591/42421.5%3.055/42413.0%2.088/39522%3.0236/44653%4.054/16732%14.0
Atlantic14730.52912.22.5306/1474.1%48.02/1471.4%42.010/1238%25.022/7131%32.04/3511%43.5
Augusta25426.33721.22.236.515/2545.9%46.01/2540.4%48.015/2247%31.5129/26948%10.020/12616%39.5
Bell-Forsyth9814.3488.21.24721/9821.4%4.013/9813.3%1.011/9312%13.041/9344%15.03/467%49.0
Blue Ridge23234.82319.32.923.544/23219.0%7.526/23211.2%5.027/20513%12.0121/25747%12.015/6722%30.0
Brunswick22243.71718.53.617.515/2226.8%43.011/2225.0%25.513/2076%37.057/16135%28.023/9823%27.0
Chattahoochee20228.93416.82.43326/20212.9%28.011/2025.4%24.011/1876%37.0108/23646%13.018/4937%8.0
Cherokee14533.82612.12.82622/14515.2%19.513/1459.0%8.022/13716%5.547/16329%36.018/5334%11.5
Clayton23229.43219.32.43337/23215.9%16.014/2326.0%19.061/22028%1.0115/16968%2.037/6359%1.0
Cobb47624.34039.7240.570/47614.7%21.539/4768.2%10.5121/45027%2.0334/45274%1.049/16130%18.0
Conasauga21152.41117.64.410.527/21112.8%29.09/2114.3%29.020/20010%17.068/17838%23.025/10624%24.0
Cordele10771.228.961.511/10710.3%37.05/1074.7%27.04/964%43.027/8831%32.09/3923%27.0
Coweta28329.83023.62.53038/28313.4%26.012/2834.2%30.517/2537%31.5173/40043%17.023/12019%35.0
Dougherty8034.3246.72.923.58/8010.0%38.51/801.2%44.06/778%25.08/7311%49.03/359%46.0
Douglas7117.5435.91.54311/7115.5%18.03/714.2%30.57/6910%17.016/9118%46.06/3020%34.0
Dublin9252.6107.74.410.59/929.8%40.01/921.1%46.57/838%25.010/8512%48.015/4931%16.0
Eastern19529.13316.22.43333/19516.9%13.016/1958.2%10.528/16917%4.072/19038%23.016/5231%16.0
Enotah9751.4128.14.31218/9718.6%9.00/970.0%49.05/856%37.034/6850%5.512/3040%4.5
Flint9314.5467.81.24711/9311.8%32.01/931.1%46.58/869%20.069/16741%20.010/4522%30.0
Griffin13924.73911.62.138.520/13914.4%23.013/1399.4%6.011/1338%25.079/22835%28.07/6710%45.0
Gwinnett39114.44732.61.24748/39112.3%30.026/3916.6%17.050/36114%10.0208/41850%5.513/1648%47.5
Houston5212.5494.31497/5213.5%25.04/527.7%13.07/4914%10.078/13857%3.07/1547%2.5
Lookout Mountain23757619.84.8631/23713.1%27.017/2377.2%14.018/2119%20.0103/26439%21.038/9440%4.5
Macon13628.33511.32.33523/13616.9%13.03/1362.2%39.09/1237%31.549/16230%34.515/5826%21.5
Middle12851.21310.74.21420/12815.6%17.07/1285.5%23.07/1146%37.014/6223%45.011/6018%36.5
Mountain13267.14115.63.516/13212.1%31.05/1323.8%32.08/1197%31.523/5343%17.012/5323%27.0
Northeastern22637.12218.83.12232/22614.2%24.016/2267.1%15.018/2198%25.098/20149%7.532/9135%10.0
Northern8332.5286.92.7289/8310.8%34.51/831.2%44.02/743%45.517/4538%23.05/3315%41.0
Ocmulgee186511515.54.21443/18623.1%2.013/1867.0%16.07/1644%43.037/14326%40.522/7031%16.0
Oconee5733.9254.82.8263/575.3%47.02/573.5%34.06/5511%14.523/7033%30.09/3824%24.0
Ogeechee15541.42012.93.420.515/1559.7%41.03/1551.9%41.08/1515%40.529/7937%25.517/5034%11.5
Pataula2926.7362.42.236.51/293.4%49.01/293.4%35.01/293%45.59/5716%47.02/1414%42.0
Paulding7716.6456.41.444.58/7710.4%36.06/777.8%12.04/755%40.549/10348%10.011/4028%19.0
Piedmont18042.319153.51918/18010.0%38.55/1802.8%37.011/1577%31.569/22830%34.512/7316%39.5
Rockdale8133.7276.82.8265/816.2%45.02/812.5%38.05/767%31.562/14642%19.08/3821%32.5
Rome11951.1149.94.21421/11917.6%11.07/1195.9%20.011/10910%17.035/14724%43.018/4738%6.5
Southern13623.74111.3240.520/13614.7%21.56/1364.4%28.015/13211%14.557/20428%38.029/6247%2.5
South Georgia10048168.341619/10019.0%7.512/10012.0%4.014/9415%7.540/11535%28.014/4233%13.0
Southwestern6529.6315.42.53011/6516.9%13.04/656.2%18.05/569%20.018/7524%43.04/2218%36.5
Stone Mountain445253837.12.138.5104/44523.4%1.057/44512.8%3.063/40516%5.5254/56645%14.030/17417%38.0
Tallapoosa9954.988.24.67.520/9920.2%5.09/999.1%7.08/978%25.038/13528%38.013/5026%21.5
Tifton14172.3111.861.523/14116.3%15.08/1415.7%22.01/1281%49.029/11924%43.08/7011%43.5
Toombs4740.8213.93.420.53/476.4%44.01/472.1%40.06/4214%10.016/3348%10.06/1638%6.5
Towaliga8455.2774.67.58/849.5%42.01/841.2%44.05/786%37.046/10843%17.04/498%47.5
Waycross21963518.25.3524/21911.0%33.08/2193.7%33.04/2032%47.566/21531%32.019/8921%32.5
Western13943.61811.63.617.528/13920.1%6.08/1395.8%21.010/1338%25.036/14126%40.518/6627%20.0
Statewide787129.4na655.92.5na1,140/7,87114.5%na497/7,8716.3%na814/7,24111%na3,464/8,41941%na784/3,16325%na

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Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017

Total Removals to Foster CareRemovals for NeglectRemovals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol UseRemovals for Physical AbuseRemovals for Caretaker Inability to CopeRemovals for Inadequate HousingRemovals for IncarcerationRemovals for Child BehaviorRemovals for AbandonmentRemovals for Sexual Abuse
JudicialCircuitCountper 10KRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRank
Alapaha11268.1347/11242%32.062/11255%12.00/1120%48.514/11212%15.523/11221%28.510/1129%34.55/1124%43.51/1121%47.51/1121%35.5
Alcovy12021.84275/12062%8.060/12050%19.514/12012%12.016/12013%13.025/12021%28.57/1206%44.07/1206%36.07/1206%27.03/1202%23.0
Appalachian9553.2932/9534%43.558/9561%6.55/955%41.07/957%33.530/9532%8.514/9515%13.08/958%29.04/954%38.02/952%23.0
Atlanta4241744323/42476%1.047/42411%49.057/42413%11.0122/42429%2.079/42419%33.038/4249%34.567/42416%5.5100/42424%1.015/4244%8.5
Atlantic14730.52953/14736%40.582/14756%10.59/1476%36.011/1477%33.550/14734%7.019/14713%19.09/1476%36.013/1479%9.52/1471%35.5
Augusta25426.33799/25439%36.089/25435%40.521/2548%22.018/2547%33.567/25426%18.519/2547%41.025/25410%16.520/2548%14.03/2541%35.5
Bell-Forsyth9814.34865/9866%5.027/9828%43.57/987%28.59/989%25.028/9829%14.012/9812%23.010/9810%16.53/983%41.01/981%35.5
Blue Ridge23234.82397/23242%32.091/23239%34.021/2329%18.033/23214%10.540/23217%36.516/2327%41.038/23216%5.513/2326%27.018/2328%2.0
Brunswick22243.717111/22250%21.0110/22250%19.516/2227%28.523/22210%22.057/22226%18.528/22213%19.015/2227%34.05/2222%43.59/2224%8.5
Chattahoochee20228.93459/20229%45.572/20236%39.033/20216%4.511/2025%40.061/20230%11.525/20212%23.09/2024%43.518/2029%9.52/2021%35.5
Cherokee14533.82697/14567%4.063/14543%31.56/1454%44.010/1457%33.542/14529%14.026/14518%7.511/1458%29.02/1451%47.51/1451%35.5
Clayton23229.432145/23262%8.036/23216%48.035/23215%7.027/23212%15.536/23216%38.515/2326%44.021/2329%21.511/2325%33.03/2321%35.5
Cobb47624.340120/47625%48.093/47620%46.075/47616%4.591/47619%7.084/47618%35.089/47619%5.037/4768%29.039/4768%14.010/4762%23.0
Conasauga21152.411112/21153%17.097/21146%28.021/21110%15.013/2116%37.529/21114%40.526/21112%23.05/2112%46.58/2114%38.04/2112%23.0
Cordele10771.2274/10769%2.040/10737%38.07/1077%28.59/1078%28.522/10721%28.521/10720%3.59/1078%29.01/1071%47.52/1072%23.0
Coweta28329.830123/28343%29.0146/28352%14.023/2838%22.023/2838%28.581/28329%14.032/28311%27.029/28310%16.513/2835%33.05/2832%23.0
Dougherty8034.32451/8064%6.061/8076%1.03/804%44.07/809%25.032/8040%1.07/809%34.54/805%39.52/802%43.50/800%45.0
Douglas7117.54330/7142%32.025/7135%40.55/717%28.51/711%49.017/7124%22.05/717%41.022/7131%1.08/7111%5.00/710%45.0
Dublin9252.61043/9247%24.548/9252%14.01/921%47.013/9214%10.518/9220%31.017/9218%7.58/929%21.58/929%9.50/920%45.0
Eastern19529.13389/19546%26.542/19522%45.019/19510%15.042/19522%5.533/19517%36.522/19511%27.027/19514%9.010/1955%33.00/1950%45.0
Enotah9751.41249/9751%19.065/9767%3.511/9711%13.010/9710%22.020/9721%28.58/978%38.54/974%43.57/977%20.01/971%35.5
Flint9314.54627/9329%45.541/9344%30.06/936%36.03/933%43.515/9316%38.58/939%34.519/9320%3.08/939%9.52/932%23.0
Griffin13924.73959/13942%32.065/13947%26.09/1396%36.010/1397%33.554/13939%2.58/1396%44.06/1394%43.57/1395%33.01/1391%35.5
Gwinnett39114.447156/39140%35.0111/39128%43.553/39114%9.542/39111%19.051/39113%43.054/39114%16.060/39115%7.032/3918%14.09/3912%23.0
Houston5212.5498/5215%49.026/5250%19.58/5215%7.012/5223%4.07/5213%43.02/524%47.06/5212%13.03/526%27.00/520%45.0
Lookout Mountain237576134/23757%14.0119/23750%19.516/2377%28.517/2377%33.561/23726%18.534/23714%16.033/23714%9.09/2374%38.00/2370%45.0
Macon13628.33538/13628%47.052/13638%36.033/13624%1.014/13610%22.08/1366%47.513/13610%30.012/1369%21.59/1367%20.04/1363%13.5
Middle12851.21348/12838%37.049/12838%36.010/1288%22.05/1284%42.028/12822%25.013/12810%30.06/1285%39.59/1287%20.02/1282%23.0
Mountain13267.1462/13247%24.562/13247%26.018/13214%9.515/13211%19.029/13222%25.020/13215%13.010/1328%29.08/1326%27.02/1322%23.0
Northeastern22637.12279/22635%42.0115/22651%16.518/2268%22.013/2266%37.580/22635%5.041/22618%7.523/22610%16.532/22614%3.08/2264%8.5
Northern8332.52830/8336%40.543/8352%14.04/835%41.012/8314%10.532/8339%2.517/8320%3.57/838%29.02/832%43.55/836%3.0
Ocmulgee1865115111/18660%10.0105/18656%10.511/1866%36.044/18624%3.046/18625%21.022/18612%23.015/1868%29.014/1868%14.06/1863%13.5
Oconee5733.92525/5744%28.041/5772%2.04/577%28.51/572%46.55/579%45.013/5723%1.00/570%48.54/577%20.01/572%23.0
Ogeechee15541.42083/15554%16.074/15548%23.016/15510%15.07/1555%40.048/15531%10.07/1555%46.00/1550%48.510/1556%27.08/1555%4.5
Pataula2926.73610/2934%43.514/2948%23.05/2917%3.05/2917%8.02/297%46.00/290%49.06/2921%2.02/297%20.00/290%45.0
Paulding7716.64545/7758%12.546/7760%8.00/770%48.52/773%43.520/7726%18.511/7714%16.06/778%29.06/778%14.04/775%4.5
Piedmont18042.319107/18059%11.0109/18061%6.515/1808%22.015/1808%28.550/18028%16.030/18017%10.011/1806%36.018/18010%7.02/1801%35.5
Rockdale8133.72755/8168%3.027/8133%42.07/819%18.04/815%40.015/8119%33.012/8115%13.07/819%21.54/815%33.03/814%8.5
Rome11951.11444/11937%38.551/11943%31.53/1193%46.026/11922%5.542/11935%5.013/11911%27.016/11913%11.05/1194%38.02/1192%23.0
Southern13623.74169/13651%19.052/13638%36.021/13615%7.043/13632%1.047/13635%5.022/13616%11.019/13614%9.09/1367%20.00/1360%45.0
South Georgia100481646/10046%26.547/10047%26.07/1007%28.511/10011%19.030/10030%11.512/10012%23.02/1002%46.56/1006%27.09/1009%1.0
Southwestern6529.63132/6549%22.531/6548%23.06/659%18.08/6512%15.514/6522%25.012/6518%7.55/658%29.07/6511%5.01/652%23.0
Stone Mountain4452538225/44551%19.076/44517%47.079/44518%2.040/4459%25.056/44513%43.045/44510%30.083/44519%4.070/44516%2.016/4454%8.5
Tallapoosa9954.9837/9937%38.566/9967%3.54/994%44.012/9912%15.523/9923%23.021/9921%2.05/995%39.57/997%20.03/993%13.5
Tifton14172.3159/14142%32.072/14151%16.59/1416%36.03/1412%46.59/1416%47.512/1419%34.513/1419%21.516/14111%5.05/1414%8.5
Toombs4740.82129/4762%8.029/4762%5.03/476%36.01/472%46.52/474%49.04/479%34.54/479%21.53/476%27.01/472%23.0
Towaliga8455.2741/8449%22.538/8445%29.06/847%28.52/842%46.527/8432%8.511/8413%19.010/8412%13.01/841%47.50/840%45.0
Waycross219635123/21956%15.0129/21959%9.012/2195%41.030/21914%10.541/21919%33.017/2198%38.512/2195%39.55/2192%43.56/2193%13.5
Western13943.61880/13958%12.557/13941%33.09/1396%36.011/1398%28.520/13914%40.54/1393%48.016/13912%13.06/1394%38.03/1392%23.0
Statewide787129.4na3,756/7,87148%na3,161/7,87140%na781/7,87110%na918/7,87112%na1,736/7,87122%na934/7,87112%na782/7,87110%na605/7,8718%na185/7,8712%na

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