Statistics for Rutherford County

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Statistics for Larger Regions: Mid Cumberland DCS Region, Sixteenth District.

Tables:

Rutherford County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During October 2014 through September 2015
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=95)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports3,54138.4 per 10K49.0 per 10K88
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations1,25813.7 per 10K21.3 per 10K91
Children Subject of Alternative Response2,11523.0 per 10K25.2 per 10K74
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports1681.8 per 10K2.4 per 10K44.5
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K48
Victim Reports3213.5 per 10K5.2 per 10K87
Victim Reports of Neglect470.5 per 10K1.1 per 10K80
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse1741.9 per 10K3.0 per 10K86
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse911.0 per 10K1.1 per 10K64
Victim Reports of Other Abuse90.1 per 10K0.1 per 10K36
Victims Removed to Foster Care30/3219.3%23%87
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care291/32190.7%77%9
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care87/3,0522.9%5.3%80.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care66/2,1153.1%5.8%78
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care3/1681.8%5.5%51
Removed to Foster Care Before Report0/1200%0.6%61.5
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report21/12017.5%22.6%69
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report26/12021.7%29%75.5
Median Days from Report to Removal120146.0 days56.0 days11.5
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of Investigation2/1201.7%1.4%28.5
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 20/3685.4%3.9%20
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 0/370%2.1%61
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 20/3316%4.4%21
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 68/3,8521.8%2.5%71
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 40/1,9072.1%2.6%57.5
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2014 to March 2015 1/1350.7%3.7%47

Rutherford County Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=95)
Total Removals to Foster Care12515.5 per 10K43.7 per 10K92
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care10.41.3 per 10K3.6 per 10K92
Reentries to Foster Care18/12514.4%23%82
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge11/1258.8%12.5%68
Removals for Neglect61/12549%31%15
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use37/12530%31%49.5
Removals for Physical Abuse14/12511%7%12.5
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope9/1257%12%63.5
Removals for Inadequate Housing21/12517%10%21
Removals for Incarceration16/12513%9%27.5
Removals for Child Behavior18/12514%29%83
Removals for Abandonment35/12528%10%4
Removals for Sexual Abuse4/1253%3%35
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal14/12112%7%15
Permanence within 12 months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal18/9319%36%88
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)25/5545%41%38

Rutherford 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 201781,263nana4
Children in Care on September 30 201620025.0 per 10K56.0 per 10K89
Children in Care on September 30 201719924.0 per 10K54.0 per 10K88
Average Daily Children in Care19624.2 per 10K53.7 per 10K89
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 201799,06112,190.0 per 10K22,256.0 per 10K82
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 325nana11
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2016 through September 2017 71,5768,890.0 per 10K19,621.0 per 10K89
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2016 through September 2017 70,6288,772.0 per 10K18,967.0 per 10K89
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2016 through September 2017 588,64473,112.0 per 10K140,034.0 per 10K86
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 2017435.3 per 10K10.3 per 10K83
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2017334.1 per 10K7.0 per 10K67
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201740.5 per 10K1.2 per 10K58.5
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day126/19963%55%29
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day15/1998%11%46
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day5/1993%3%36
Children in Group Home on Last Day22/19911%9%36
Children in Institution on Last Day21/19911%10%33.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day0/1990%7%87.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/1990%2%67.5
Children in ILP on Last Day10/1995%3%15.5
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during October 2014 through September 2015 22/2598.49%7.02%21
Children Victimized in Care during October 2014 through September 2015 15/2595.79%1.21%3
Children Victimized in Care during October 2014 through September 2015 by Parent3/2591.16%0.52%13
Children Victimized in Care during October 2014 through September 2015 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff5/2591.93%0.15%2
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 201735/4381%90%85.5
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days140/17,4758 Per 1K Days10.4 Per 1K Days64.5
Placements Moves Toward Permanency21/9323%37%87
Lateral Placements Moves64/9369%53%4.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency8/939%11%47
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 201793/19947%39%21.5
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20171/1991%3%55
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201620012.2 months9.9 months27.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 201719912.5 months8.8 months13.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 201644/20022%31%76.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 201611/6317%24%55.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 201763/19932%25%25.5
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201747/19924%16%16.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201747/19924%16%14.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 201727/4757%46%41.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months17/6427%32%59
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months16/5330%30%47.5
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2015 through September 2016 Permanent within 12 Months13/4728%42%69

Rutherford County Children Discharged
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=95)
Total Discharges81/80,51210.1 per 10K30.2 per 10K90
Children Discharged for Reunification29/8136%42%54.5
Children Discharged for Relative14/8117%14%38.5
Children Discharged for Adoption26/8132%23%25.5
Children Discharged for Transfer0/810%0%54
Children Discharged for Emancipation5/816%7%50
Children Discharged for Guardianship0/810%5%70.5
Children Discharged for Runaway7/819%8%35.5
Children Discharged for Death0/810%0%52.5
Children Discharged for Unknown0/810%0%48.5
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care8111.7 months10.8 months38.5
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge295.2 months7.8 months82.5
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge1411.7 months4.1 months30
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge2626.7 months24.8 months44
Reunified within 72 Hours2/297%4%17
Reunified within 12 Months27/2993%85%43.5
Adopted within 24 Months8/2631%47%66.5
Adopted within 48 Months24/2692%92%72
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months2421.2 months18.3 months47
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months244.6 months4.7 months51
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 183/3100%67%48
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na56%na
Adoption Discharges26/80,5123.2 per 10K7 per 10K63
Non-Permanent Discharges12/80,5121.5 per 10K4.9 per 10K82.5
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs1/254%7%51.5
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 0/910%1%61
Children Discharged for Reunification October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months1/185.6%7.5%50
Children Discharged for Relative October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/100%6.4%67
Children Discharged for Adoption October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/190%0%54
Children Discharged for Transfer October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/20%2%82.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months4/1428.6%25.4%45.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/10%0.7%68
Children Discharged for Runaway October 2015 through September 2016 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na3%na

Rutherford 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 3,54138.4 per 10K49.0 per 10K88
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During October 2014 through September 2015 3213.5 per 10K5.2 per 10K87
Removals During Period1251.3 per 10K3.6 per 10K92
In-care on September 30 201719924.0 per 10K54.0 per 10K88
Total Children Served325nana11
Discharges During Period81nana14.5
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 153/16095.6%96.2%62
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff October 2014 through September 2015 259/259100%100%48
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months33/3985%84%58
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay393.4 months3.4 months44.5
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative10/5319%31%76.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months3/319.7%14.3%60
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months8/2631%47%66.5
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay2626.7 months24.8 months44
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Adopted During Period18/7624%26%56
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period16/5231%15%32
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2015 through September 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months10/2442%67%82
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday16/5330%30%47.5
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children24/2596%93%56.5
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years1/119%14%48.5
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months95/13968%60%32
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months39/8446%44%42.5
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months31/8536%27%28

Rutherford 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 Removal32/5954%73%85
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal14/13111%8%20.5
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2015 through September 2016 Removal18/9319%36%88
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months16/5330%30%47.5
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal3/1323%38%63
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2016 Permanent within 12 Months11/6317%24%55.5
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 183/3100%67%48
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na56%na

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