Statistics for DeKalb County

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Statistics for Larger Regions: Upper Cumberland DCS Region, Thirteenth District.

Tables:

DeKalb County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During October 2014 through September 2015
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=95)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports45485.1 per 10K49.0 per 10K8
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations18935.4 per 10K21.3 per 10K16
Children Subject of Alternative Response25547.8 per 10K25.2 per 10K4
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports101.9 per 10K2.4 per 10K38
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K48
Victim Reports5610.5 per 10K5.2 per 10K16.5
Victim Reports of Neglect40.7 per 10K1.1 per 10K70.5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse478.8 per 10K3.0 per 10K3
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse50.9 per 10K1.1 per 10K69.5
Victim Reports of Other Abuse00.0 per 10K0.1 per 10K70.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care16/5628.6%23%29
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care40/5671.4%77%67
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care39/38810.1%5.3%5
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care33/25512.9%5.8%5
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care1/1010%5.5%22
Removed to Foster Care Before Report1/561.8%0.6%11
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report11/5619.6%22.6%59
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report12/5621.4%29%77
Median Days from Report to Removal5676.0 days56.0 days29.5
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of Investigation1/561.8%1.4%27
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 1/861.2%3.9%71
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 0/180%2.1%61
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 1/681.5%4.4%69
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 28/4865.8%2.5%4
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 15/2087.2%2.6%4
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 0/60%3.7%71.5

DeKalb County Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=95)
Total Removals to Foster Care67148.4 per 10K43.7 per 10K2
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care5.612.3 per 10K3.6 per 10K2
Reentries to Foster Care22/6732.8%23%19
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge8/6711.9%12.5%49
Removals for Neglect23/6734%31%37
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use36/6754%31%13
Removals for Physical Abuse1/671%7%62.5
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope8/6712%12%37
Removals for Inadequate Housing6/679%10%41
Removals for Incarceration16/6724%9%10
Removals for Child Behavior14/6721%29%69.5
Removals for Abandonment8/6712%10%25.5
Removals for Sexual Abuse4/676%3%19.5
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal8/6412%7%15
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal16/5131%36%68.5
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)10/2442%41%44.5

DeKalb County Children in Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=95)
Non-Tribe Children in Region on September 30 20174,529nana66
Children in Care on September 30 201673162.0 per 10K56.0 per 10K5
Children in Care on September 30 201786190.0 per 10K54.0 per 10K1
Average Daily Children in Care73161.5 per 10K53.7 per 10K2
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 201729,79065,776.0 per 10K22,256.0 per 10K4
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 140nana33
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 26,41758,518.0 per 10K19,621.0 per 10K2
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 25,49556,476.0 per 10K18,967.0 per 10K2
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 128,047283,645.0 per 10K140,034.0 per 10K8
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 20171226.5 per 10K10.3 per 10K5
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2017919.9 per 10K7.0 per 10K10
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201700.0 per 10K1.2 per 10K77.5
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day44/8651%55%65.5
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day24/8628%11%6
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day1/861%3%54
Children in Group Home on Last Day7/868%9%56.5
Children in Institution on Last Day5/866%10%71
Children in Home Visit on Last Day3/863%7%72.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/860%2%67.5
Children in ILP on Last Day2/862%3%44
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during October 2014 through September 2015 14/10014%7.02%6
Children Victimized in Care during October 2014 through September 2015 3/1003%1.21%11
Children Victimized in Care during October 2014 through September 2015 by Parent2/1002%0.52%6
Children Victimized in Care during October 2014 through September 2015 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/1000%0.15%53
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 201712/12100%90%27.5
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days78/8,9078.8 Per 1K Days10.4 Per 1K Days54.5
Placements Moves Toward Permanency13/3735%37%55.5
Lateral Placements Moves21/3757%53%28
Placements Moves Away from Permanency3/378%11%56
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 201735/8641%39%39.5
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20171/861%3%55
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20167310.9 months9.9 months38
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 2017867.4 months8.8 months62
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 201620/7327%31%66.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 20163/1520%24%49
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 201722/8626%25%41.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 20178/869%16%76.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 20178/869%16%76
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 20174/850%46%46.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months5/1926%32%61.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months4/1136%30%39.5
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months1/186%42%84

DeKalb County Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=95)
Total Discharges31/4,51468.7 per 10K30.2 per 10K11
Children Discharged for Reunification12/3139%42%49
Children Discharged for Relative7/3123%14%24.5
Children Discharged for Adoption7/3123%23%38.5
Children Discharged for Transfer0/310%0%54
Children Discharged for Emancipation0/310%7%83.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship4/3113%5%9.5
Children Discharged for Runaway1/313%8%76.5
Children Discharged for Death0/310%0%52.5
Children Discharged for Unknown0/310%0%48.5
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care319.3 months10.8 months59
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge128.4 months7.8 months41.5
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge70.4 months4.1 months93
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge720.7 months24.8 months73
Reunified within 72 Hours0/120%4%62
Reunified within 12 Months11/1292%85%47.5
Adopted within 24 Months5/771%47%28
Adopted within 48 Months7/7100%92%37
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months716.1 months18.3 months68.5
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months72.6 months4.7 months77.5
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na67%na
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na56%na
Adoption Discharges7/4,51415.5 per 10K7 per 10K25
Non-Permanent Discharges1/4,5142.2 per 10K4.9 per 10K75.5
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs0/70%7%75.5
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 201700.0 per 1M15.1 per 1M54
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during April 2014 through March 2015 1/352.9%1%13
Children Discharged for Reunification October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months2/1414.3%7.5%19.5
Children Discharged for Relative October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/50%6.4%67
Children Discharged for Adoption October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/70%0%54
Children Discharged for Transfer October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na2%na
Children Discharged for Emancipation October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/10%25.4%80
Children Discharged for Guardianship October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months2/825%0.7%40
Children Discharged for Runaway October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na3%na

DeKalb County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=95)
Maltreatment Reports During October 2014 through September 2015 45485.1 per 10K49.0 per 10K8
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During October 2014 through September 2015 5610.4 per 10K5.2 per 10K16.5
Removals During Period6712.3 per 10K3.6 per 10K2
In-care on September 30 201786190.0 per 10K54.0 per 10K1
Total Children Served140nana33
Discharges During Period31nana44
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 28/28100%96.2%17
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff October 2014 through September 2015 100/100100%100%48
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months15/1694%84%38.5
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay161.0 months3.4 months87
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative3/1619%31%76.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months5/2222.7%14.3%19
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months5/771%47%28
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay720.7 months24.8 months73
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period3/1817%26%62
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period2/1612%15%49.5
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months5/683%67%37
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday4/1136%30%39.5
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children7/7100%93%32.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years0/30%14%75
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months50/8062%60%46.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months30/3879%44%6
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months5/1828%27%42.5

DeKalb County Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=95)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of July 2015 through June 2016 Removal38/5372%73%54.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal8/6712%8%16
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal16/5131%36%68.5
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months4/1136%30%39.5
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal0/40%38%84
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months3/1520%24%49
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na67%na
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na56%na

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