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Statewide Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=22)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports43,89951.0 per 10K51.0 per 10Kna
Unique Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports36,378/43,89982.9%82.9%na
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations42,34049.2 per 10K49.2 per 10Kna
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10Kna
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports1,5591.8 per 10K1.8 per 10Kna
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10Kna
Victim Reports9,99411.6 per 10K11.6 per 10Kna
Victim Reports of Neglect7,0558.2 per 10K8.2 per 10Kna
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse1,0561.2 per 10K1.2 per 10Kna
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse9161.1 per 10K1.1 per 10Kna
Victim Reports of Other Abuse9671.1 per 10K1.1 per 10Kna
Victims Removed to Foster Care2,254/9,99422.6%22.6%na
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care7,740/9,99477.4%77.4%na
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care703/32,3462.2%2.2%na
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care36/1,5592.3%2.3%na
Removed to Foster Care Before Report33/2,9951.1%1.1%na
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report1,117/2,99537.3%37.3%na
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report1,314/2,99543.9%43.9%na
Median Days from Report to Removal2,99513.0 days13.0 daysna
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of Investigation162/2,9955.4%5.4%na
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 768/11,1046.9%6.9%na
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 115/2,8464%4%na
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 653/8,2587.9%7.9%na
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 1,717/34,1665%5%na
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 0/0nanana
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 109/1,5677%7%na

Statewide Children Removed to Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=22)
Total Removals to Foster Care2,74838.4 per 10K38.4 per 10Kna
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care2293.2 per 10K3.2 per 10Kna
Reentries to Foster Care508/2,74818.5%18.5%na
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge255/2,7489.3%9.3%na
Removals for Neglect1,850/2,74867%67%na
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use1,257/2,74846%46%na
Removals for Physical Abuse251/2,7489%9%na
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope517/2,74819%19%na
Removals for Inadequate Housing614/2,74822%22%na
Removals for Incarceration200/2,7487%7%na
Removals for Child Behavior137/2,7485%5%na
Removals for Abandonment147/2,7485%5%na
Removals for Sexual Abuse121/2,7484%4%na
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal260/2,53510%10%na
Permanence within 12 months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal1,543/3,76341%41%na
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)453/1,37733%33%na

Statewide Children in Foster Care
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=22)
Children in Region on March 31 2018712,334nanana
AIAN Children on AIAN Lands in Region on March 31 2018nananana
Children in Care on March 31 20175,97983.0 per 10K83.0 per 10Kna
Children in Care on March 31 20184,96470.0 per 10K70.0 per 10Kna
Average Daily Children in Care5,50077.1 per 10K77.1 per 10Kna
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on March 31 20183,152,24844,252.0 per 10K44,252.0 per 10Kna
Total Children Served in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 8,727nanana
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During April 2017 through March 2018 2,022,64628,300.0 per 10K28,300.0 per 10Kna
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During April 2017 through March 2018 1,935,50427,080.0 per 10K27,080.0 per 10Kna
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During April 2017 through March 2018 3,023,59142,304.0 per 10K42,304.0 per 10Kna
Children in Congregate Settings on March 31 20183004.2 per 10K4.2 per 10Kna
Children In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 20181101.5 per 10K1.5 per 10Kna
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2018170.2 per 10K0.2 per 10Kna
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day2,293/4,96446%46%na
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day1,857/4,96437%37%na
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day56/4,9641%1%na
Children in Group Home on Last Day184/4,9644%4%na
Children in Institution on Last Day116/4,9642%2%na
Children in Home Visit on Last Day416/4,9648%8%na
Children in Runaway on Last Day27/4,9641%1%na
Children in ILP on Last Day15/4,9640%0%na
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 776/8,9518.67%8.67%na
Children Victimized in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 241/8,9512.69%2.69%na
Children Victimized in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 by Parent109/8,9511.22%1.22%na
Children Victimized in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff69/8,9510.77%0.77%na
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on March 31 2018215/30072%72%na
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days1,646/428,7453.8 Per 1K Days3.8 Per 1K Daysna
Placements Moves Toward Permanency1,477/2,81353%53%na
Lateral Placements Moves927/2,81333%33%na
Placements Moves Away from Permanency409/2,81315%15%na
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on March 31 20181,513/4,96430%30%na
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on March 31 20180/4,9640%0%na
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 20175,97912.0 months12.0 monthsna
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 20184,96415.5 months15.5 monthsna
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on March 31 20172,392/5,97940%40%na
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on March 31 201774/31923%23%na
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 20182,191/4,96444%44%na
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 20181,519/4,96431%31%na
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on March 31 20181,060/4,96421%21%na
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on March 31 201865/1,0606%6%na
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months808/2,20737%37%na
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months565/1,60035%35%na
Entering 18th Month In Care during April 2016 through March 2017 Permanent within 12 Months366/1,11433%33%na

Statewide Children Discharged
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=22)
Total Discharges3,127/714,72743.8 per 10K43.8 per 10Kna
Children Discharged for Reunification1,707/3,12755%55%na
Children Discharged for Relative370/3,12712%12%na
Children Discharged for Adoption529/3,12717%17%na
Children Discharged for Transfer13/3,1270%0%na
Children Discharged for Emancipation61/3,1272%2%na
Children Discharged for Guardianship346/3,12711%11%na
Children Discharged for Runaway94/3,1273%3%na
Children Discharged for Death3/3,1270%0%na
Children Discharged for Unknown4/3,1270%0%na
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care3,12714.5 months14.5 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge1,70711.4 months11.4 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge37013.5 months13.5 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Guardianship Discharge34613.8 months13.8 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge52937.5 months37.5 monthsna
Reunified within 72 Hours15/1,7071%1%na
Reunified within 12 Months1,074/1,70763%63%na
Adopted within 24 Months93/52918%18%na
Adopted within 48 Months373/52971%71%na
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months15628.1 months28.1 monthsna
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months1586.4 months6.4 monthsna
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1883/9587%87%na
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1819/2190%90%na
Adoption Discharges529/714,7277.4 per 10K7.4 per 10Kna
Non-Permanent Discharges175/714,7272.4 per 10K2.4 per 10Kna
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs3/1652%2%na
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on March 31 2018116162.8 per 1M162.8 per 1Mna
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during March 2016 through February 2017 77/2,8482.7%2.7%na
Children Discharged for Reunification April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months91/1,6575.5%5.5%na
Children Discharged for Relative April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months3/3620.8%0.8%na
Children Discharged for Adoption April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/3700%0%na
Children Discharged for Transfer April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months1/147.1%7.1%na
Children Discharged for Emancipation April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/770%0%na
Children Discharged for Guardianship April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months6/2762.2%2.2%na
Children Discharged for Runaway April 2016 through March 2017 Reentering within 12 Months7/3321.2%21.2%na

Statewide Child and Family Services Review Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=22)
Maltreatment Reports During October 2016 through September 2017 43,89951.0 per 10K51.0 per 10Kna
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During October 2016 through September 2017 9,99411.6 per 10K11.6 per 10Kna
Removals During Period2,7483.2 per 10K3.2 per 10Kna
In-care on March 31 20184,96470.0 per 10K70.0 per 10Kna
Total Children Servednananana
Discharges During Period3,127nanana
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 4,808/5,13893.6%93.6%na
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff October 2016 through September 2017 8,902/8,97599.19%99.19%na
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months1,162/1,95060%60%na
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay1,9509.7 months9.7 monthsna
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before April 01 2017, Discharged to Reunification or Relative547/1,48737%37%na
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before April 01 2017, Reentering within 12 Months188/2,1298.8%8.8%na
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months93/52518%18%na
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay52537.4 months37.4 monthsna
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Adopted During Period436/1,79224%24%na
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2017, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period80/1,8214%4%na
C2.5: Legally Freed April 2016 through March 2017 , Adopted within 12 Months93/12972%72%na
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on April 01 2017, Permanent By 18th Birthday504/1,45935%35%na
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children162/16598%98%na
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years62/19132%32%na
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months2,917/3,41285%85%na
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months1,628/2,51165%65%na
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months1,090/2,41245%45%na

Statewide Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During April 2017 through March 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=22)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of January 2016 through December 2016 Removal2,473/3,36973%73%na
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal283/2,86410%10%na
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of April 2016 through March 2017 Removal1,543/3,76341%41%na
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months565/1,60035%35%na
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal7/928%8%na
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2017 Permanent within 12 Months74/31923%23%na
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1883/9587%87%na
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 1819/2190%90%na

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