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Children Removed to Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018

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 April 2016 through March 2017 RemovalIV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)
CountyCountper 10KRankCountper 10KRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRank
Adams2132.1291.82.7292/219.5%38.52/219.5%20.01/195%32.55/3017%69.57/1070%12.0
Alcorn5867.9114.85.6113/585.2%48.01/581.7%36.00/560%58.512/7017%69.517/3549%22.0
Amite623.4400.52400/60.0%64.00/60.0%57.50/60%58.52/2100%1.03/650%19.5
Attala918.8510.81.6510/90.0%64.00/90.0%57.50/90%58.514/2654%21.00/50%68.5
Benton422.5430.31.845.50/40.0%64.00/40.0%57.50/40%58.57/1547%28.00/10%68.5
Bolivar1215.65611.3563/1225.0%14.50/120.0%57.51/128%25.57/1258%17.03/743%24.0
Calhoun823.1410.71.941.52/825.0%14.52/825.0%5.52/825%7.09/3030%55.04/580%7.5
Carroll630340.52.5344/666.7%1.00/60.0%57.50/60%58.53/475%4.50/60%68.5
Chickasaw921.447.50.81.845.54/944.4%4.00/90.0%57.51/812%19.05/2719%67.02/367%13.0
Choctaw421.447.50.31.845.50/40.0%64.00/40.0%57.50/10%58.55/862%12.00/10%68.5
Claiborne210680.20.8680/20.0%64.00/20.0%57.50/20%58.52/367%9.00/0na%na
Clarke1233.92512.826.50/120.0%64.00/120.0%57.51/617%13.52/1020%65.54/4100%3.0
Clay1431.7301.22.6313/1421.4%18.00/140.0%57.50/140%58.58/1650%25.04/1331%39.0
Coahoma2236221.83221/224.5%49.00/220.0%57.50/170%58.58/2236%43.56/875%10.5
Copiah1929361.62.4364/1921.1%19.04/1921.1%8.02/1911%20.533/4279%2.08/1457%16.0
Covington612.5610.5162.50/60.0%64.00/60.0%57.50/60%58.51/425%63.04/580%7.5
Desoto5512644.6162.510/5518.2%24.05/559.1%23.57/4018%12.021/6930%55.04/1233%36.0
Forrest9655.51384.6149/969.4%40.59/969.4%21.06/887%29.534/10532%51.521/5340%27.0
Franklin1053.7150.84.6140/100.0%64.00/100.0%57.50/100%58.52/450%25.02/540%27.0
George710.9660.60.9661/714.3%28.00/70.0%57.50/60%58.512/3238%42.00/50%68.5
Greene1244.72013.7200/120.0%64.00/120.0%57.50/120%58.513/2945%32.00/80%68.5
Grenada1326.3381.12.238.54/1330.8%8.02/1315.4%12.01/138%25.56/1540%38.00/60%68.5
Hancock147144.8212.212.2232/14721.8%17.010/1476.8%27.04/1443%35.0102/23444%34.021/9223%49.0
Harrison561112.3346.89.43146/56126.0%12.070/56112.5%15.0108/52720%10.5293/58850%25.092/26435%34.0
Hinds128224610.71.845.532/12825.0%14.59/1287.0%26.010/1129%23.091/22441%36.516/5330%40.0
Holmes1533.3271.22.826.51/156.7%45.00/150.0%57.50/140%58.56/1833%48.57/888%6.0
Humphreys417.6530.31.4540/40.0%64.00/40.0%57.50/40%58.50/30%76.00/10%68.5
Issaquena0080.50080.50/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na
Itawamba2855142.34.6143/2810.7%34.03/2810.7%17.01/264%34.010/5618%68.07/1644%23.0
Jackson11032.7289.22.826.519/11017.3%25.57/1106.4%28.07/997%29.581/21039%40.022/5838%30.5
Jasper25.2730.20.474.50/20.0%64.00/20.0%57.50/20%58.53/475%4.51/250%19.5
Jefferson212.7600.2162.51/250.0%2.01/250.0%1.00/20%58.54/1429%57.50/20%68.5
Jefferson Davis522.8420.41.941.50/50.0%64.00/50.0%57.52/540%2.02/633%48.50/10%68.5
Jones5330.7324.42.6315/539.4%40.52/533.8%34.01/522%37.08/5714%71.010/3429%41.5
Kemper0080.50080.50/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/50%76.00/0na%na
Lafayette2727.4372.22.3375/2718.5%23.04/2714.8%13.03/2711%20.510/2245%32.02/1414%58.0
Lamar9965.2128.25.51214/9914.1%29.010/9910.1%18.011/8713%18.040/7752%23.09/5516%57.0
Lauderdale9652.51784.41711/9611.5%32.06/966.2%29.06/907%29.526/8032%51.520/5040%27.0
Lawrence1031.2310.82.6311/1010.0%36.50/100.0%57.54/944%1.05/771%6.01/333%36.0
Leake610.1670.50.8680/60.0%64.00/60.0%57.51/617%13.57/1164%11.03/3100%3.0
Lee7635.3236.32.923.515/7619.7%22.07/769.2%22.00/680%58.546/15929%57.516/4337%32.5
Leflore45740.30.474.50/40.0%64.00/40.0%57.50/40%58.54/667%9.02/450%19.5
Lincoln1012.1630.8162.51/1010.0%36.51/1010.0%19.00/80%58.57/2330%55.01/425%45.5
Lowndes5539.2214.63.3216/5510.9%33.02/553.6%35.00/550%58.526/7535%45.54/3312%59.0
Madison197.1711.60.6712/1910.5%35.01/195.3%32.03/1916%15.513/3339%40.05/1242%25.0
Marion123212.2110.217.6137/12330.1%10.031/12325.2%4.018/11516%15.579/17346%29.57/4018%55.0
Marshall6078.1856.588/6013.3%30.55/608.3%25.01/592%37.021/8226%61.015/3839%29.0
Monroe1820.9491.51.749.51/185.6%46.50/180.0%57.50/140%58.516/5032%51.51/617%56.0
Montgomery313590.21.1590/30.0%64.00/30.0%57.50/30%58.53/560%13.50/10%68.5
Neshoba2529.8352.12.5345/2520.0%20.50/250.0%57.52/2010%22.02/356%73.06/1155%17.0
Newton1833.4261.52.826.51/185.6%46.51/185.6%31.00/140%58.514/2167%9.03/560%15.0
Noxubee414.557.50.31.257.50/40.0%64.00/40.0%57.50/40%58.51/425%63.03/475%10.5
Oktibbeha77.9700.60.7700/70.0%64.00/70.0%57.52/633%4.010/1856%20.00/20%68.5
Panola89.2690.70.8680/80.0%64.00/80.0%57.50/80%58.56/1735%45.52/2100%3.0
Pearl River6652.4185.54.4175/667.6%44.04/666.1%30.00/610%58.521/5836%43.58/2928%43.0
Perry2587.362.17.262/258.0%43.00/250.0%57.50/200%58.513/2748%27.05/862%14.0
Pike2120.2501.81.749.56/2128.6%11.05/2123.8%7.05/2124%9.019/3259%15.52/825%45.5
Pontotoc687895.76.4910/6814.7%27.03/684.4%33.01/632%37.020/4743%35.07/3619%53.5
Prentiss2747.4192.23.9190/270.0%64.00/270.0%57.50/270%58.511/3234%47.04/1822%50.0
Quitman0080.50080.50/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na
Rankin5214.557.54.31.257.59/5217.3%25.56/5211.5%16.07/5014%17.065/10960%13.511/2938%30.5
Scott2634.4242.22.923.50/260.0%64.00/260.0%57.50/240%58.54/1527%60.04/1233%36.0
Sharkey0080.50080.50/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na
Simpson812.4620.7162.53/837.5%6.03/837.5%2.03/838%3.013/2259%15.51/1100%3.0
Smith12.7780.10.2780/10.0%64.00/10.0%57.50/10%58.50/0na%na0/10%68.5
Stone3079.972.56.774/3013.3%30.54/3013.3%14.02/287%29.518/5632%51.54/1921%51.0
Sunflower1322.1451.11.845.50/130.0%64.00/130.0%57.50/130%58.51/812%72.00/110%68.5
Tallahatchie13.7770.10.3770/10.0%64.00/10.0%57.50/10%58.50/10%76.00/10%68.5
Tate46.3720.30.5720/40.0%64.00/40.0%57.50/20%58.54/1625%63.00/10%68.5
Tippah55100.154.68.4519/5534.5%7.05/559.1%23.54/528%25.551/9753%22.05/2719%53.5
Tishomingo44103.543.78.744/449.1%42.00/440.0%57.53/368%25.512/6020%65.55/2124%48.0
Tunica516.9540.41.4540/50.0%64.00/50.0%57.50/50%58.54/757%18.51/250%19.5
Union2130.1331.82.5342/219.5%38.50/210.0%57.51/195%32.525/5446%29.52/825%45.5
Walthall411.6650.3162.51/425.0%14.51/425.0%5.51/425%7.012/2157%18.50/10%68.5
Warren5953164.94.41723/5939.0%5.012/5920.3%9.010/4920%10.545/6470%7.07/1937%32.5
Washington2016.5551.71.4549/2045.0%3.04/2020.0%10.55/2025%7.012/4328%59.011/1479%9.0
Wayne1122.3440.91.845.50/110.0%64.00/110.0%57.50/110%58.517/2277%3.02/729%41.5
Webster14.6760.10.474.50/10.0%64.00/10.0%57.50/10%58.50/60%76.01/1100%3.0
Wilkinson525.9390.42.238.51/520.0%20.51/520.0%10.50/50%58.50/30%76.01/425%45.5
Winston24.7750.20.474.50/20.0%64.00/20.0%57.50/20%58.55/1145%32.00/20%68.5
Yalobusha518.2520.41.5520/50.0%64.00/50.0%57.50/50%58.59/2339%40.01/520%52.0
Yazoo4670.6103.85.81014/4630.4%9.012/4626.1%3.012/4229%5.015/3741%36.56/1932%38.0
Statewide274838.4na2293.2na508/2,74818.5%na255/2,7489.3%na260/2,53510%na1,543/3,76341%na453/1,37733%na

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Children Removed to Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018

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
CountyCountper 10KRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRankCountPercentRank
Adams2132.12918/2186%14.510/2148%43.51/215%42.55/2124%24.54/2119%39.50/210%56.51/215%33.01/215%31.00/210%58.0
Alcorn5867.91142/5872%33.533/5857%28.59/5816%14.018/5831%17.511/5819%39.54/587%27.51/582%45.51/582%39.06/5810%16.0
Amite623.4404/667%42.04/667%16.51/617%12.00/60%69.00/60%70.00/60%56.50/60%63.00/60%60.00/60%58.0
Attala918.8515/956%57.56/967%16.50/90%63.00/90%69.03/933%21.50/90%56.50/90%63.00/90%60.01/911%12.5
Benton422.5433/475%27.51/425%63.00/40%63.00/40%69.00/40%70.00/40%56.51/425%4.00/40%60.01/425%4.0
Bolivar1215.65610/1283%18.03/1225%63.00/120%63.02/1217%38.56/1250%8.00/120%56.51/128%21.01/128%18.50/120%58.0
Calhoun823.1412/825%73.05/862%22.00/80%63.01/812%47.00/80%70.00/80%56.52/825%4.00/80%60.00/80%58.0
Carroll630346/6100%5.06/6100%3.50/60%63.00/60%69.02/633%21.50/60%56.50/60%63.02/633%3.00/60%58.0
Chickasaw921.447.54/944%70.06/967%16.50/90%63.04/944%10.50/90%70.00/90%56.51/911%16.51/911%12.01/911%12.5
Choctaw421.447.53/475%27.51/425%63.00/40%63.00/40%69.01/425%32.50/40%56.50/40%63.00/40%60.00/40%58.0
Claiborne210682/2100%5.02/2100%3.50/20%63.02/2100%2.52/2100%2.00/20%56.50/20%63.00/20%60.00/20%58.0
Clarke1233.9256/1250%65.06/1250%39.51/128%31.05/1242%12.00/120%70.00/120%56.51/128%21.01/128%18.57/1258%1.0
Clay1431.7309/1464%49.04/1429%59.01/147%36.02/1414%43.01/147%59.50/140%56.51/147%24.52/1414%7.50/140%58.0
Coahoma22362220/2291%12.00/220%74.51/225%42.50/220%69.06/2227%29.51/225%30.00/220%63.01/225%31.02/229%18.0
Copiah1929369/1947%69.014/1974%14.03/1916%14.01/195%58.02/1911%54.50/190%56.50/190%63.01/195%31.01/195%21.5
Covington612.5615/683%18.06/6100%3.50/60%63.00/60%69.01/617%43.50/60%56.50/60%63.00/60%60.00/60%58.0
Desoto55126428/5551%61.019/5535%54.56/5511%22.07/5513%45.04/557%59.57/5513%12.51/552%45.59/5516%6.01/552%32.5
Forrest9655.51380/9683%18.044/9646%45.58/968%31.015/9616%40.030/9631%25.07/967%27.52/962%45.52/962%39.01/961%36.5
Franklin1053.7157/1070%36.03/1030%58.01/1010%25.00/100%69.01/1010%56.50/100%56.50/100%63.00/100%60.01/1010%16.0
George710.9662/729%72.06/786%7.51/714%17.00/70%69.01/714%50.50/70%56.51/714%12.00/70%60.00/70%58.0
Greene1244.7209/1275%27.56/1250%39.53/1225%5.50/120%69.04/1233%21.50/120%56.52/1217%8.00/120%60.02/1217%7.0
Grenada1326.33811/1385%16.06/1346%45.51/138%31.05/1338%13.02/1315%48.01/138%26.03/1323%6.00/130%60.00/130%58.0
Hancock147144.8288/14760%54.588/14760%25.016/14711%22.030/14720%30.520/14714%50.514/14710%23.57/1475%33.03/1472%39.07/1475%21.5
Harrison561112.33370/56166%45.5202/56136%52.047/5618%31.078/56114%43.093/56117%43.527/5615%30.017/5613%43.036/5616%26.517/5613%28.0
Hinds128224685/12866%45.525/12820%66.010/1288%31.014/12811%50.017/12813%52.06/1285%30.06/1285%33.013/12810%14.015/12812%9.0
Holmes1533.32713/1587%13.05/1533%56.50/150%63.05/1533%16.01/157%59.50/150%56.51/157%24.51/157%22.50/150%58.0
Humphreys417.6534/4100%5.00/40%74.50/40%63.01/425%22.50/40%70.00/40%56.50/40%63.03/475%1.01/425%4.0
Issaquena0080.50/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na
Itawamba28551414/2850%65.018/2864%21.03/2811%22.00/280%69.02/287%59.50/280%56.52/287%24.50/280%60.00/280%58.0
Jackson11032.72876/11069%38.048/11044%47.021/11019%10.041/11037%14.030/11027%29.514/11013%12.59/1108%21.05/1105%31.012/11011%12.5
Jasper25.2732/2100%5.01/250%39.51/250%2.51/250%8.51/250%8.00/20%56.50/20%63.00/20%60.00/20%58.0
Jefferson212.7601/250%65.00/20%74.50/20%63.00/20%69.02/2100%2.01/250%3.01/250%1.01/250%2.00/20%58.0
Jefferson Davis522.8421/520%75.00/50%74.50/50%63.01/520%30.53/560%5.00/50%56.51/520%7.00/50%60.00/50%58.0
Jones5330.73240/5375%27.527/5351%35.06/5311%22.05/539%56.516/5330%26.58/5315%7.51/532%45.52/534%35.51/532%32.5
Kemper0080.50/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na
Lafayette2727.43717/2763%50.015/2756%30.52/277%36.07/2726%21.012/2744%12.50/270%56.51/274%39.50/270%60.03/2711%12.5
Lamar9965.21268/9969%38.050/9951%35.05/995%42.518/9918%36.032/9932%24.010/9910%23.56/996%28.07/997%22.53/993%28.0
Lauderdale9652.51783/9686%14.549/9651%35.011/9611%22.022/9623%26.029/9630%26.52/962%33.54/964%39.51/961%41.04/964%24.5
Lawrence1031.2312/1020%75.06/1060%25.00/100%63.02/1020%30.51/1010%56.50/100%56.51/1010%18.01/1010%14.00/100%58.0
Leake610.1676/6100%5.05/683%10.03/650%2.53/650%8.53/650%8.03/650%3.00/60%63.00/60%60.00/60%58.0
Lee7635.32346/7661%53.051/7667%16.59/7612%18.523/7630%19.532/7642%16.012/7616%6.05/767%24.54/765%31.01/761%36.5
Leflore45742/450%65.01/425%63.01/425%5.53/475%5.01/425%32.50/40%56.51/425%4.00/40%60.01/425%4.0
Lincoln1012.1635/1050%65.08/1080%11.50/100%63.03/1030%19.55/1050%8.05/1050%3.00/100%63.01/1010%14.00/100%58.0
Lowndes5539.22151/5593%11.019/5535%54.55/559%26.510/5518%36.012/5522%35.52/554%32.05/559%19.04/557%22.50/550%58.0
Madison197.17110/1953%60.010/1953%32.54/1921%8.02/1911%50.03/1916%46.02/1911%19.50/190%63.00/190%60.00/190%58.0
Marion123212.2173/12359%56.069/12356%30.520/12316%14.029/12324%24.548/12339%17.016/12313%12.55/1234%39.57/1236%26.55/1234%24.5
Marshall6078.1837/6062%51.532/6053%32.55/608%31.07/6012%47.017/6028%28.01/602%33.58/6013%13.00/600%60.01/602%32.5
Monroe1820.94910/1856%57.511/1861%23.01/186%38.58/1844%10.56/1833%21.52/1811%19.52/1811%16.50/180%60.00/180%58.0
Montgomery313592/367%42.00/30%74.50/30%63.00/30%69.00/30%70.00/30%56.51/333%2.00/30%60.00/30%58.0
Neshoba2529.83518/2572%33.59/2536%52.00/250%63.014/2556%6.512/2548%11.03/2512%16.00/250%63.02/258%18.53/2512%9.0
Newton1833.42612/1867%42.014/1878%13.00/180%63.04/1822%27.08/1844%12.52/1811%19.51/186%28.01/186%26.50/180%58.0
Noxubee414.557.54/4100%5.00/40%74.50/40%63.01/425%22.50/40%70.03/475%1.00/40%63.00/40%60.00/40%58.0
Oktibbeha77.9705/771%35.01/714%68.00/70%63.01/714%43.03/743%14.52/729%5.00/70%63.01/714%7.50/70%58.0
Panola89.2696/875%27.51/812%69.00/80%63.08/8100%2.57/888%4.00/80%56.50/80%63.00/80%60.00/80%58.0
Pearl River6652.41841/6662%51.539/6659%27.06/669%26.57/6611%50.010/6615%48.09/6614%9.53/665%33.04/666%26.58/6612%9.0
Perry2587.3624/2596%10.021/2584%9.02/258%31.014/2556%6.59/2536%19.03/2512%16.03/2512%14.52/258%18.51/254%24.5
Pike2120.25017/2181%22.57/2133%56.51/215%42.54/2119%34.09/2143%14.53/2114%9.51/215%33.05/2124%5.02/2110%16.0
Pontotoc6878944/6865%47.544/6865%19.52/683%46.523/6834%15.015/6822%35.59/6813%12.53/684%39.53/684%35.50/680%58.0
Prentiss2747.41918/2767%42.013/2748%43.52/277%36.01/274%59.04/2715%48.00/270%56.51/274%39.51/274%35.50/270%58.0
Quitman0080.50/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na
Rankin5214.557.539/5275%27.519/5237%50.03/526%38.59/5217%38.511/5221%37.08/5215%7.53/526%28.00/520%60.01/522%32.5
Scott2634.42413/2650%65.017/2665%19.53/2612%18.58/2631%17.53/2612%53.03/2612%16.01/264%39.53/2612%10.02/268%19.5
Sharkey0080.50/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na0/0na%na
Simpson812.4624/850%65.04/850%39.52/825%5.51/812%47.00/80%70.00/80%56.51/812%14.51/812%10.00/80%58.0
Smith12.7781/1100%5.01/1100%3.51/1100%1.00/10%69.00/10%70.00/10%56.50/10%63.00/10%60.00/10%58.0
Stone3079.9720/3067%42.017/3057%28.50/300%63.03/3010%53.55/3017%43.53/3010%23.50/300%63.02/307%22.50/300%58.0
Sunflower1322.1459/1369%38.01/138%70.00/130%63.02/1315%41.00/130%70.00/130%56.52/1315%10.00/130%60.01/138%19.5
Tallahatchie13.7770/10%77.51/1100%3.50/10%63.01/1100%2.50/10%70.00/10%56.50/10%63.00/10%60.00/10%58.0
Tate46.3723/475%27.52/450%39.51/425%5.50/40%69.02/450%8.00/40%56.50/40%63.00/40%60.01/425%4.0
Tippah55100.1545/5582%20.523/5542%48.011/5520%9.05/559%56.56/5511%54.50/550%56.53/555%33.02/554%35.52/554%24.5
Tishomingo44103.5436/4482%20.522/4450%39.52/445%42.58/4418%36.08/4418%41.05/4411%19.50/440%63.00/440%60.01/442%32.5
Tunica516.9543/560%54.50/50%74.50/50%63.01/520%30.51/520%38.00/50%56.50/50%63.00/50%60.00/50%58.0
Union2130.13317/2181%22.518/2186%7.51/215%42.52/2110%53.58/2138%18.02/2110%23.50/210%63.00/210%60.00/210%58.0
Walthall411.6653/475%27.51/425%63.00/40%63.00/40%69.01/425%32.50/40%56.50/40%63.01/425%4.01/425%4.0
Warren59531623/5939%71.023/5939%49.02/593%46.56/5910%53.515/5925%32.50/590%56.53/595%33.07/5912%10.02/593%28.0
Washington2016.55513/2065%47.53/2015%67.03/2015%16.02/2010%53.50/200%70.00/200%56.53/2015%10.00/200%60.00/200%58.0
Wayne1122.3448/1173%32.04/1136%52.02/1118%11.00/110%69.00/110%70.00/110%56.50/110%63.01/119%16.00/110%58.0
Webster14.6760/10%77.51/1100%3.50/10%63.00/10%69.00/10%70.00/10%56.50/10%63.00/10%60.00/10%58.0
Wilkinson525.9391/520%75.04/580%11.50/50%63.00/50%69.00/50%70.00/50%56.50/50%63.00/50%60.00/50%58.0
Winston24.7752/2100%5.00/20%74.50/20%63.02/2100%2.52/2100%2.00/20%56.50/20%63.00/20%60.00/20%58.0
Yalobusha518.2525/5100%5.03/560%25.00/50%63.01/520%30.50/50%70.00/50%56.50/50%63.00/50%60.00/50%58.0
Yazoo4670.61025/4654%59.013/4628%60.00/460%63.09/4620%30.58/4617%43.50/460%56.57/4615%10.00/460%60.01/462%32.5
Statewide274838.4na1,850/2,74867%na1,257/2,74846%na251/2,7489%na517/2,74819%na614/2,74822%na200/2,7487%na137/2,7485%na147/2,7485%na121/2,7484%na

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