Statistics for Georgia

Charts:

Tables:

Statewide Circuit Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During December 2016 through November 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports124,13741.1 per 10K41.1 per 10Kna
Unique Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports124,137/124,137100%100%na
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations43,01314.2 per 10K14.2 per 10Kna
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10Kna
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports81,12426.8 per 10K26.8 per 10Kna
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10Kna
Victim Reports8,5762.8 per 10K2.8 per 10Kna
Victim Reports of Neglect6,9992.3 per 10K2.3 per 10Kna
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse9500.3 per 10K0.3 per 10Kna
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse5460.2 per 10K0.2 per 10Kna
Victim Reports of Other Abuse810.0 per 10K0.0 per 10Kna
Victims Removed to Foster Care3,092/8,57636.1%36.1%na
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care5,484/8,57663.9%63.9%na
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care2,672/34,4537.8%7.8%na
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care1,855/81,1242.3%2.3%na
Removed to Foster Care Before Report50/7,6270.7%0.7%na
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report2,868/7,62737.6%37.6%na
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report3,352/7,62743.9%43.9%na
Median Days from Report to Removal7,62715.0 days15.0 daysna
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/7,627nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 229/10,5132.2%2.2%na
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 19/3,7430.5%0.5%na
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 210/6,7703.1%3.1%na
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed June 2016 to May 2017 994/43,2642.3%2.3%na
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 1,562/81,1861.9%1.9%na

Statewide Circuit Children Removed to Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Total Removals to Foster Care8,61234.1 per 10K34.1 per 10Kna
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care717.72.8 per 10K2.8 per 10Kna
Reentries to Foster Care1,247/8,61214.5%14.5%na
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge544/8,6126.3%6.3%na
Removals for Neglect4,037/8,61247%47%na
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use3,582/8,61242%42%na
Removals for Physical Abuse899/8,61210%10%na
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope833/8,61210%10%na
Removals for Inadequate Housing1,867/8,61222%22%na
Removals for Incarceration1,009/8,61212%12%na
Removals for Child Behavior826/8,61210%10%na
Removals for Abandonment595/8,6127%7%na
Removals for Sexual Abuse227/8,6123%3%na
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal827/7,75411%11%na
Permanence within 12 months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal2,966/7,72338%38%na
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)779/3,46223%23%na

Statewide Circuit Children in Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Children in Region on March 31 20182,527,860nanana
AIAN Children on AIAN Lands in Region on March 31 2018nananana
Children in Care on March 31 201712,66550.0 per 10K50.0 per 10Kna
Children in Care on March 31 201814,10156.0 per 10K56.0 per 10Kna
Average Daily Children in Care13,28052.7 per 10K52.7 per 10Kna
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on March 31 20187,751,75230,665.0 per 10K30,665.0 per 10Kna
Total Children Served in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 21,277nanana
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 4,824,12819,117.0 per 10K19,117.0 per 10Kna
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During April 2017 through March 2018 4,803,65019,036.0 per 10K19,036.0 per 10Kna
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During April 2017 through March 2018 21,800,26386,389.0 per 10K86,389.0 per 10Kna
Children in Congregate Settings on March 31 20181,6246.4 per 10K6.4 per 10Kna
Children In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 20181,9147.6 per 10K7.6 per 10Kna
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2018900.4 per 10K0.4 per 10Kna
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day8,059/14,10157%57%na
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day3,898/14,10128%28%na
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day278/14,1012%2%na
Children in Group Home on Last Day40/14,1010%0%na
Children in Institution on Last Day1,584/14,10111%11%na
Children in Home Visit on Last Day159/14,1011%1%na
Children in Runaway on Last Day83/14,1011%1%na
Children in ILP on Last Day0/14,1010%0%na
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 1,214/20,5475.91%5.91%na
Children Victimized in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 138/20,5470.67%0.67%na
Children Victimized in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 by Parent39/20,5470.19%0.19%na
Children Victimized in Care during December 2016 through November 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff56/20,5470.27%0.27%na
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on March 31 20181,446/1,62489%89%na
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days5,483/1,207,3864.5 Per 1K Days4.5 Per 1K Daysna
Placements Moves Toward Permanency1,924/7,93024%24%na
Lateral Placements Moves4,750/7,93060%60%na
Placements Moves Away from Permanency1,256/7,93016%16%na
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on March 31 20183,204/14,10123%23%na
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on March 31 2018118/14,1011%1%na
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 201712,66513.4 months13.4 monthsna
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 201814,10113.1 months13.1 monthsna
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on March 31 20174,372/12,66535%35%na
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on March 31 20171,068/3,50131%31%na
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 20185,500/14,10139%39%na
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 20183,905/14,10128%28%na
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on March 31 20182,963/14,10121%21%na
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on March 31 20181,204/2,96341%41%na
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months1,733/4,82936%36%na
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months1,145/3,26235%35%na
Entering 18th Month In Care during April 2016 through March 2017 Permanent within 12 Months1,259/3,36337%37%na

Statewide Circuit Children Discharged
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Total Discharges7,006/2,523,49927.8 per 10K27.8 per 10Kna
Children Discharged for Reunification3,631/7,00652%52%na
Children Discharged for Relative824/7,00612%12%na
Children Discharged for Adoption1,279/7,00618%18%na
Children Discharged for Transfer125/7,0062%2%na
Children Discharged for Emancipation623/7,0069%9%na
Children Discharged for Guardianship463/7,0067%7%na
Children Discharged for Runaway42/7,0061%1%na
Children Discharged for Death19/7,0060%0%na
Children Discharged for Unknown0/7,0060%0%na
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care7,00614.5 months14.5 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge3,6318.8 months8.8 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge82410.6 months10.6 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Guardianship Discharge46318.7 months18.7 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge1,27932.1 months32.1 monthsna
Reunified within 72 Hours183/3,6315%5%na
Reunified within 12 Months2,294/3,63163%63%na
Adopted within 24 Months279/1,27922%22%na
Adopted within 48 Months1,065/1,27983%83%na
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months1,26919.9 months19.9 monthsna
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months1,26610.1 months10.1 monthsna
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 18121/31538%38%na
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1827/9030%30%na
Adoption Discharges1,279/2,523,4995.1 per 10K5.1 per 10Kna
Non-Permanent Discharges809/2,523,4993.2 per 10K3.2 per 10Kna
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs103/1,6396%6%na
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on March 31 20189336.8 per 1M36.8 per 1Mna
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during June 2016 through May 2017 88/6,9831.3%1.3%na
Children Discharged for Reunification April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months264/3,8846.8%6.8%na
Children Discharged for Relative April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months40/8984.5%4.5%na
Children Discharged for Adoption April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/1,1220%0%na
Children Discharged for Transfer April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months6/1384.3%4.3%na
Children Discharged for Emancipation April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months1/5660.2%0.2%na
Children Discharged for Guardianship April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months12/4242.8%2.8%na
Children Discharged for Runaway April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months2/375.4%5.4%na

Statewide Circuit Child and Family Services Review Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=49)
Maltreatment Reports During December 2016 through November 2017 124,13741.1 per 10K41.1 per 10Kna
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During December 2016 through November 2017 8,4592.8 per 10K2.8 per 10Kna
Removals During Period8,6122.8 per 10K2.8 per 10Kna
In-care on March 31 201814,10156.0 per 10K56.0 per 10Kna
Total Children Servednananana
Discharges During Period7,006nanana
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 4,321/4,41597.9%97.9%na
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff December 2016 through November 2017 20,546/20,547100%100%na
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months2,346/4,07658%58%na
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay4,0769.8 months9.8 monthsna
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before April 01 2017, Discharged to Reunification or Relative964/3,03032%32%na
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before April 01 2017, Reentering within 12 Months488/4,9699.8%9.8%na
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months279/1,27922%22%na
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay1,27932.1 months32.1 monthsna
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Adopted During Period989/4,27723%23%na
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period468/2,91216%16%na
C2.5: Legally Freed April 2016 through March 2017 , Adopted within 12 Months727/1,58546%46%na
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on April 01 2017, Permanent By 18th Birthday1,140/3,26935%35%na
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children1,536/1,63994%94%na
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years179/63528%28%na
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months7,559/9,13483%83%na
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months3,374/5,47462%62%na
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months2,354/6,02339%39%na

Statewide 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 Removal4,786/7,08168%68%na
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal911/8,47611%11%na
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal2,966/7,72338%38%na
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months1,145/3,26235%35%na
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal106/48722%22%na
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months1,068/3,50131%31%na
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 18121/31538%38%na
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1827/9030%30%na

[Georgia Child Welfare Measures Home]