Statistics for Mercer County

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Statistics for Larger Regions: Northwest DSS/CD Region, Judicial Circuit3.

Tables:

Mercer County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports2118.6 per 10K44.4 per 10K114
Unique Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports17/2181%78.2%37.5
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations98.0 per 10K14.5 per 10K108
Children Subject of Alternative Response1210.6 per 10K28.2 per 10K115
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports00.0 per 10K1.7 per 10K109
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K58
Victim Reports00.0 per 10K2.1 per 10K113.5
Victim Reports of Neglect00.0 per 10K1.0 per 10K111.5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse00.0 per 10K0.5 per 10K107
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse00.0 per 10K0.5 per 10K108
Victim Reports of Other Abuse00.0 per 10K0.1 per 10K83.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care0/0na36.4%na
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care0/0na63.6%na
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care2/219.5%6.6%25.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care2/1216.7%6.7%5.5
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care0/0na6.1%na
Removed to Foster Care Before Report0/20%1%68
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report0/20%29.1%109
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report0/20%34.6%109.5
Median Days from Report to Removal2111.0 days34.0 days18
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of Investigation0/20%2.5%79.5
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 0/30%3.6%85
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 0/30%1.6%63.5
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 0/0na4.7%na
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 0/310%2%111
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 0/200%2%108
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 0/10%1.2%63

Mercer County Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2017 through September 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Total Removals to Foster Care00.0 per 10K47.8 per 10K114.5
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care00.0 per 10K4.0 per 10K114.5
Reentries to Foster Care0/0na16.1%na
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge0/0na4.2%na
Removals for Neglect0/0na39%na
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use0/0na51%na
Removals for Physical Abuse0/0na16%na
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope0/0na9%na
Removals for Inadequate Housing0/0na19%na
Removals for Incarceration0/0na9%na
Removals for Child Behavior0/0na9%na
Removals for Abandonment0/0na7%na
Removals for Sexual Abuse0/0na6%na
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal0/0na4%na
Permanence within 12 months of October 2016 through September 2017 Removal2/367%33%8
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)0/0na35%na

Mercer County Children in Foster Care
During October 2017 through September 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Children in Region on September 30 2018933nana113
AIAN Children on AIAN Lands in Region on September 30 2018nananana
Children in Care on September 30 2017885.0 per 10K86.0 per 10K73.5
Children in Care on September 30 2018332.0 per 10K86.0 per 10K108
Average Daily Children in Care448.1 per 10K86.0 per 10K99.5
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 20182,20423,623.0 per 10K48,444.0 per 10K98
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2017 through September 2018 8nana112
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2017 through September 2018 1,71318,336.0 per 10K31,396.0 per 10K99
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2017 through September 2018 1,62317,372.0 per 10K30,317.0 per 10K99
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2017 through September 2018 00.0 per 10K15,291.0 per 10K114
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 201800.0 per 10K7.2 per 10K108.5
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201800.0 per 10K6.0 per 10K97.5
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201800.0 per 10K0.3 per 10K73
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day0/30%32%112
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day2/367%36%7.5
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day1/333%14%6
Children in Group Home on Last Day0/30%1%76
Children in Institution on Last Day0/30%7%107
Children in Home Visit on Last Day0/30%7%105
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/30%1%71.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/30%1%75.5
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 0/110%5.06%104.5
Children Victimized in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 0/110%0.83%81.5
Children Victimized in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 by Parent0/110%0.42%74.5
Children Victimized in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/110%0.16%67.5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 20180/0na72%na
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days0/0na5.7 Per 1K Daysna
Placements Moves Toward Permanency4/757%40%13.5
Lateral Placements Moves1/714%46%111
Placements Moves Away from Permanency2/729%14%5.5
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 20180/30%32%113
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20180/30%2%92
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 2017818.6 months13.4 months14
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 2018330.1 months12.7 months3
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 20175/862%41%12
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 20172/450%25%10
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 20182/367%37%5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 20182/367%25%2.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 20180/30%21%109
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 20180/0na25%na
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2017 Permanent within 12 Months4/667%42%15.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017 Permanent within 12 Months0/0na38%na
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2016 through September 2017 Permanent within 12 Months5/862%47%30

Mercer County Children Discharged
During October 2017 through September 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Total Discharges5/93453.5 per 10K45.4 per 10K61
Children Discharged for Reunification1/520%45%107
Children Discharged for Relative0/50%1%73
Children Discharged for Adoption4/580%25%2
Children Discharged for Transfer0/50%1%69
Children Discharged for Emancipation0/50%8%102.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship0/50%20%101
Children Discharged for Runaway0/50%1%68.5
Children Discharged for Death0/50%0%61
Children Discharged for Unknown0/50%0%58.5
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care519.4 months18.1 months51
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge112.5 months11.7 months55.5
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge0na4.5 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Guardianship Discharge0na18.7 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge423.5 months27.5 months68
Reunified within 72 Hours0/10%3%74
Reunified within 12 Months1/1100%61%8.5
Adopted within 24 Months2/450%37%30
Adopted within 48 Months4/4100%90%27.5
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months417.1 months22.7 months81
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months46.4 months4.3 months22.5
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na45%na
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na34%na
Adoption Discharges4/93442.8 per 10K11.5 per 10K4
Non-Permanent Discharges0/9340 per 10K4.4 per 10K104
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs0/40%4%57
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 201800.0 per 1M695.3 per 1M99
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during March 2016 through February 2017 0/10%0.6%66.5
Children Discharged for Reunification October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/10%4.9%74.5
Children Discharged for Relative October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na0%na
Children Discharged for Adoption October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/10%0.3%49.5
Children Discharged for Transfer October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na4%na
Children Discharged for Emancipation October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/20%0.2%46
Children Discharged for Guardianship October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na1.6%na
Children Discharged for Runaway October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na0%na

Mercer County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2017 through September 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Maltreatment Reports During October 2016 through September 2017 2118.6 per 10K44.4 per 10K114
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During October 2016 through September 2017 00.0 per 10K2.1 per 10K113.5
Removals During Period00.0 per 10K4.0 per 10K114.5
In-care on September 30 2018332.0 per 10K86.0 per 10K108
Total Children Servednananana
Discharges During Period5nana103.5
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 0/0na97%na
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff October 2016 through September 2017 12/12100%99.73%46.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months1/1100%59%8
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay18.8 months9.9 months68
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2017, Discharged to Reunification or Relative0/10%25%98
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2017, Reentering within 12 Months0/10%7.1%79
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months2/450%37%30
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay423.5 months27.5 months68
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2017, Adopted During Period4/667%28%5.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2017, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period2/450%16%6
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2016 through September 2017 , Adopted within 12 Months3/3100%79%18
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2017, Permanent By 18th Birthday0/0na38%na
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children4/4100%96%32
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years0/0na40%na
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months0/0na79%na
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months2/450%63%94
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months0/40%34%106

Mercer County Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During October 2017 through September 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of July 2016 through June 2017 Removal2/2100%63%1.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal0/10%4%90
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2016 through September 2017 Removal2/367%33%8
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017 Permanent within 12 Months0/0na38%na
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal0/20%19%64.5
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2017 Permanent within 12 Months2/450%25%10
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na45%na
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na34%na

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