Statistics for Knox County

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Statistics for Larger Regions: Knox DCS Region, Sixth District.

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Knox County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During October 2014 through September 2015
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=95)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports5,61547.4 per 10K49.0 per 10K74
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations2,46920.9 per 10K21.3 per 10K75
Children Subject of Alternative Response2,85324.1 per 10K25.2 per 10K67
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports2932.5 per 10K2.4 per 10K26
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K48
Victim Reports5694.8 per 10K5.2 per 10K71
Victim Reports of Neglect1361.1 per 10K1.1 per 10K51.5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse3543.0 per 10K3.0 per 10K61.5
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse720.6 per 10K1.1 per 10K82
Victim Reports of Other Abuse70.1 per 10K0.1 per 10K36
Victims Removed to Foster Care203/56935.7%23%14
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care366/56964.3%77%82
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care349/4,7537.3%5.3%19
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care216/2,8537.6%5.8%23
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care23/2937.8%5.5%26
Removed to Foster Care Before Report3/5750.5%0.6%25
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report106/57518.4%22.6%65
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report156/57527.1%29%51.5
Median Days from Report to Removal57543.0 days56.0 days52.5
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of Investigation9/5751.6%1.4%31
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 35/7534.6%3.9%28.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 6/2522.4%2.1%23.5
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 29/5015.8%4.4%24
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 155/5,7332.7%2.5%47.5
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 70/2,2873.1%2.6%37.5
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 16/3714.3%3.7%30.5

Knox County Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=95)
Total Removals to Foster Care58057.6 per 10K43.7 per 10K45
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care48.34.8 per 10K3.6 per 10K45
Reentries to Foster Care71/58012.2%23%88
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge31/5805.3%12.5%83
Removals for Neglect145/58025%31%56
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use309/58053%31%15
Removals for Physical Abuse88/58015%7%7.5
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope112/58019%12%17
Removals for Inadequate Housing103/58018%10%19
Removals for Incarceration42/5807%9%53
Removals for Child Behavior115/58020%29%73
Removals for Abandonment33/5806%10%58
Removals for Sexual Abuse17/5803%3%35
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal24/5424%7%61
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal136/43731%36%68.5
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)141/28549%41%32

Knox 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 2017101,032nana3
Children in Care on September 30 201675375.0 per 10K56.0 per 10K34
Children in Care on September 30 201776376.0 per 10K54.0 per 10K36.5
Average Daily Children in Care76275.7 per 10K53.7 per 10K35
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 2017305,96430,284.0 per 10K22,256.0 per 10K40
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 1,333nana2
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 277,92427,616.0 per 10K19,621.0 per 10K35
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 270,83026,911.0 per 10K18,967.0 per 10K32
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 1,661,210165,064.0 per 10K140,034.0 per 10K50
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 201711611.5 per 10K10.3 per 10K49
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201711911.8 per 10K7.0 per 10K28
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2017131.3 per 10K1.2 per 10K41
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day473/76362%55%33
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day57/7637%11%51.5
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day29/7634%3%27
Children in Group Home on Last Day59/7638%9%56.5
Children in Institution on Last Day57/7637%10%65
Children in Home Visit on Last Day65/7639%7%30.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day12/7632%2%24
Children in ILP on Last Day11/7631%3%55
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during October 2014 through September 2015 102/1,2388.24%7.02%26
Children Victimized in Care during October 2014 through September 2015 19/1,2381.53%1.21%28.5
Children Victimized in Care during October 2014 through September 2015 by Parent11/1,2380.89%0.52%18.5
Children Victimized in Care during October 2014 through September 2015 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff2/1,2380.16%0.15%10
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 201796/11683%90%82
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days747/94,3737.9 Per 1K Days10.4 Per 1K Days67
Placements Moves Toward Permanency147/43734%37%60
Lateral Placements Moves250/43757%53%28
Placements Moves Away from Permanency40/4379%11%47
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 2017331/76343%39%32.5
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 201715/7632%3%43.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20167539.9 months9.9 months47.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20177638.4 months8.8 months49.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 2016258/75334%31%41.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 201678/28427%24%36
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2017167/76322%25%57
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017110/76314%16%53.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017106/76314%16%50.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 201764/10660%46%38.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months93/23639%32%37.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months56/16235%30%41.5
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months106/20751%42%35

Knox County Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=95)
Total Discharges380/100,64037.8 per 10K30.2 per 10K45
Children Discharged for Reunification88/38023%42%77
Children Discharged for Relative39/38010%14%60
Children Discharged for Adoption167/38044%23%12
Children Discharged for Transfer7/3802%0%8
Children Discharged for Emancipation27/3807%7%43
Children Discharged for Guardianship28/3807%5%24.5
Children Discharged for Runaway22/3806%8%55.5
Children Discharged for Death2/3801%0%6.5
Children Discharged for Unknown0/3800%0%48.5
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care38013.9 months10.8 months21
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge889.6 months7.8 months31
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge394.9 months4.1 months53
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge16722.3 months24.8 months68
Reunified within 72 Hours5/886%4%19.5
Reunified within 12 Months69/8878%85%79
Adopted within 24 Months91/16754%47%42.5
Adopted within 48 Months156/16793%92%69
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months15414.1 months18.3 months79
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months1544.4 months4.7 months53
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 188/1457%67%73.5
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 182/540%56%83
Adoption Discharges167/100,64016.6 per 10K7 per 10K22
Non-Permanent Discharges58/100,6405.8 per 10K4.9 per 10K40.5
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs8/1655%7%49.5
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 3/4520.7%1%24
Children Discharged for Reunification October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months1/1720.6%7.5%62
Children Discharged for Relative October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months2/494.1%6.4%36
Children Discharged for Adoption October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/1830%0%54
Children Discharged for Transfer October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/10%2%82.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months11/5022%25.4%53
Children Discharged for Guardianship October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/220%0.7%68
Children Discharged for Runaway October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na3%na

Knox 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 5,61547.4 per 10K49.0 per 10K74
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During October 2014 through September 2015 5694.8 per 10K5.2 per 10K71
Removals During Period5804.8 per 10K3.6 per 10K45
In-care on September 30 201776376.0 per 10K54.0 per 10K36.5
Total Children Served1,333nana2
Discharges During Period380nana2
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 314/32696.3%96.2%57.5
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff October 2014 through September 2015 1,238/1,238100%100%48
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months96/11683%84%65
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay1163.9 months3.4 months35.5
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative43/24318%31%80.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months16/2346.8%14.3%69
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months91/16754%47%42.5
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay16722.3 months24.8 months68
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period84/23037%26%31.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period23/12219%15%44.5
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months141/20270%67%53.5
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday55/15835%30%41
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children157/16595%93%58.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years6/4015%14%43.5
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months460/69067%60%37
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months164/33749%44%37
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months75/25629%27%38.5

Knox 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 Removal287/36379%73%33
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal29/6025%8%59
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal136/43731%36%68.5
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months56/16235%30%41.5
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal45/7858%38%41
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months78/28427%24%36
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 188/1457%67%73.5
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 182/540%56%83

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