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Statewide Children Removed to Foster Care
During April 2016 through March 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=45)
Total Removals to Foster Care6,91947.6 per 10K47.6 per 10Kna
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care576.64.0 per 10K4.0 per 10Kna
Reentries to Foster Care1,042/6,91915.1%15.1%na
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge354/6,9195.1%5.1%na
Removals for Neglect2,541/6,91937%37%na
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use3,510/6,91951%51%na
Removals for Physical Abuse1,002/6,91914%14%na
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope754/6,91911%11%na
Removals for Inadequate Housing1,180/6,91917%17%na
Removals for Incarceration633/6,9199%9%na
Removals for Child Behavior662/6,91910%10%na
Removals for Abandonment489/6,9197%7%na
Removals for Sexual Abuse281/6,9194%4%na
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal310/6,2345%5%na
Permanence within 12 months of April 2015 through March 2016 Removal2,543/7,26635%35%na
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)1,535/3,29547%47%na

Statewide Children in Foster Care
During April 2016 through March 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=45)
Children in Region on March 31 20171,455,017nanana
Children in Care on March 31 201612,45586.0 per 10K86.0 per 10Kna
Children in Care on March 31 201712,28084.0 per 10K84.0 per 10Kna
Average Daily Children in Care12,37385.2 per 10K85.2 per 10Kna
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on March 31 20176,738,77846,314.0 per 10K46,314.0 per 10Kna
Total Children Served in Foster Care During April 2016 through March 2017 19,374nanana
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During April 2016 through March 2017 4,516,66831,082.0 per 10K31,082.0 per 10Kna
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During April 2016 through March 2017 4,346,68229,913.0 per 10K29,913.0 per 10Kna
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During April 2016 through March 2017 2,797,25619,250.0 per 10K19,250.0 per 10Kna
Children in Congregate Settings on March 31 20179326.4 per 10K6.4 per 10Kna
Children In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 20177625.2 per 10K5.2 per 10Kna
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2017580.4 per 10K0.4 per 10Kna
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day5,405/12,28044%44%na
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day3,521/12,28029%29%na
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day1,413/12,28012%12%na
Children in Group Home on Last Day68/12,2801%1%na
Children in Institution on Last Day864/12,2807%7%na
Children in Home Visit on Last Day874/12,2807%7%na
Children in Runaway on Last Day74/12,2801%1%na
Children in ILP on Last Day61/12,2800%0%na
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 1,450/19,6257.39%7.39%na
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 201/19,6251.02%1.02%na
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 by Parent95/19,6250.48%0.48%na
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff31/19,6250.16%0.16%na
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on March 31 2017663/93271%71%na
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days6,157/1,125,6615.5 Per 1K Days5.5 Per 1K Daysna
Placements Moves Toward Permanency5,118/13,43438%38%na
Lateral Placements Moves6,580/13,43449%49%na
Placements Moves Away from Permanency1,736/13,43413%13%na
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on March 31 20175,506/12,28045%45%na
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on March 31 2017263/12,2802%2%na
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 201612,45512.3 months12.3 monthsna
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 201712,28012.7 months12.7 monthsna
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on March 31 20165,200/12,45542%42%na
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on March 31 2016566/2,39724%24%na
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 20174,263/12,28035%35%na
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 20172,877/12,28023%23%na
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on March 31 20172,539/12,28021%21%na
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on March 31 2017580/2,53923%23%na
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2016 Permanent within 12 Months1,943/4,52143%43%na
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2016 Permanent within 12 Months1,144/2,95339%39%na
Entering 18th Month In Care during April 2015 through March 2016 Permanent within 12 Months1,544/3,28447%47%na

Statewide Children Discharged
During April 2016 through March 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=45)
Total Discharges6,824/1,453,13047 per 10K47 per 10Kna
Children Discharged for Reunification3,212/6,82447%47%na
Children Discharged for Relative69/6,8241%1%na
Children Discharged for Adoption1,571/6,82423%23%na
Children Discharged for Transfer47/6,8241%1%na
Children Discharged for Emancipation563/6,8248%8%na
Children Discharged for Guardianship1,320/6,82419%19%na
Children Discharged for Runaway32/6,8240%0%na
Children Discharged for Death6/6,8240%0%na
Children Discharged for Unknown4/6,8240%0%na
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care6,82417.4 months17.4 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge3,21210.8 months10.8 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge693.9 months3.9 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge1,57128.6 months28.6 monthsna
Reunified within 72 Hours126/3,2124%4%na
Reunified within 12 Months2,095/3,21265%65%na
Adopted within 24 Months552/1,57135%35%na
Adopted within 48 Months1,407/1,57190%90%na
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months1,54223.2 months23.2 monthsna
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months1,2274.2 months4.2 monthsna
Paternal Followed Maternal TPR by Over 30 Days Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months92/1,2277%7%na
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 18148/38838%38%na
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1818/6528%28%na
Adoption Discharges1,571/1,453,13010.8 per 10K10.8 per 10Kna
Non-Permanent Discharges652/1,453,1304.5 per 10K4.5 per 10Kna
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs63/1,3005%5%na
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on March 31 20171,145786.9 per 1M786.9 per 1Mna
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during March 2015 through February 2016 50/6,8180.7%0.7%na

Statewide Child and Family Services Review Measures
During April 2016 through March 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=45)
Maltreatment Reports During October 2015 through September 2016 86,68849.8 per 10K49.8 per 10Kna
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During October 2015 through September 2016 4,9032.8 per 10K2.8 per 10Kna
Removals During Period6,9194.0 per 10K4.0 per 10Kna
In-care on March 31 201712,28084.0 per 10K84.0 per 10Kna
Total Children Served19,374nanana
Discharges During Period6,824nanana
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 2,746/2,86196%96%na
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff October 2015 through September 2016 19,644/19,69099.77%99.77%na
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months1,942/3,08363%63%na
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay3,0839.0 months9.0 monthsna
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before April 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative887/3,12928%28%na
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before April 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months344/3,6749.4%9.4%na
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months552/1,57135%35%na
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay1,57128.6 months28.6 monthsna
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2016, Adopted During Period1,088/3,76629%29%na
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period510/3,22316%16%na
C2.5: Legally Freed April 2015 through March 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months1,284/1,52084%84%na
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on April 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday1,136/2,91739%39%na
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children1,237/1,30095%95%na
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years245/57443%43%na
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months6,234/7,87379%79%na
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months3,565/5,89161%61%na
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months1,675/5,17432%32%na

Statewide Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During April 2016 through March 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=45)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of January 2015 through December 2015 Removal3,963/6,30863%63%na
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal358/7,0045%5%na
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of April 2015 through March 2016 Removal2,543/7,26635%35%na
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2016 Permanent within 12 Months1,144/2,95339%39%na
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal158/1,00416%16%na
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2016 Permanent within 12 Months566/2,39724%24%na
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 18148/38838%38%na
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1818/6528%28%na

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