Statistics for Cobb County

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Statistics for Larger Regions: Region 13, Metro District, Cobb Circuit, CII.

Tables:

Cobb County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During June 2021 through May 2022
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports3,03514.7 per 10K23.1 per 10K150
Unique Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports2,717/3,03589.5%87.7%51.5
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations1,2696.2 per 10K10.8 per 10K146
Children Subject of Alternative Response00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports1,7668.6 per 10K12.3 per 10K149
Children Subject of Non-Alleged Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K80
Victim Reports810.4 per 10K2.5 per 10K153.5
Victim Reports of Neglect410.2 per 10K1.4 per 10K150.5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse270.1 per 10K0.8 per 10K147.5
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse130.1 per 10K0.2 per 10K92
Victim Reports of Other Abuse00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K93.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care25/8130.9%21.6%41
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care82/1,1886.9%4%26
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care0/0nanana
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care19/1,7661.1%1.3%79
Removed to Foster Care Before Report2/1261.6%0.4%5
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report47/12637.3%43.4%80
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report58/12646%54.9%93
Median Days from Report to Removal12612.0 days6.0 days57
90th Percentile Days from Report to Removal126114.0 days98.0 days36.5
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of InvestigationNA/126nanana
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed December 2020 to November 2021 1/1110.9%1.6%39.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed December 2020 to November 2021 0/410%0.3%73.5
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed December 2020 to November 2021 1/701.4%2.1%37
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed December 2020 to November 2021 7/1,1800.6%2.2%100
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed December 2020 to November 2021 0/0nanana
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed December 2020 to November 2021 7/2,0560.3%1.5%107

Cobb County Children Removed to Foster Care
During April 2021 through March 2022
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Removals to Foster Care20812.1 per 10K19.9 per 10K123
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care17.31.0 per 10K1.7 per 10K122.5
Reentries to Foster Care27/20813%15.1%71
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge10/2084.8%5%47.5
Removals for Neglect48/20823%47%117.5
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use70/20834%44%112
Removals for Physical Abuse17/2088%10%53.5
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope31/20815%11%31.5
Removals for Inadequate Housing26/20812%19%82
Removals for Incarceration26/20812%11%45.5
Removals for Child Behavior26/20812%10%39
Removals for Abandonment23/20811%9%34.5
Removals for Sexual Abuse9/2084%3%30
Removals to Non-Relative Foster Care First Setting61/12350%59%98
Removals to Relative Foster Care First Setting51/12341%33%45.5
Removals to Pre-Adoptive Home First Setting0/1230%0%75.5
Removals to Group Home First Setting0/1230%0%75
Removals to Institution First Setting9/1237%7%42.5
Removals to Home Visit First Setting1/1231%1%10.5
Removals to Runaway First Setting1/1231%1%12
Removals to ILP First Setting0/1230%0%73
Discharged within 1 Month of April 2021 through February 2022 Removal15/1888%6%30.5
Permanence within 12 months of April 2020 through March 2021 Removal65/21031%31%62.5
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)16/9816%19%71

Cobb County Children in Foster Care
During April 2021 through March 2022
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Children in Region on March 31 2022170,821nana3
AIAN Children on AIAN Lands in Region on March 31 2022nananana
Children in Care on March 31 202147127.0 per 10K44.0 per 10K128
Children in Care on March 31 202243025.0 per 10K43.0 per 10K133
Average Daily Children in Care45426.4 per 10K42.8 per 10K131
Total Children Served in Foster Care During April 2021 through March 2022 679nana2
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During April 2021 through March 2022 166,1559,674.0 per 10K15,598.0 per 10K131
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care Away From Family During April 2021 through March 2022 113,3576,600.0 per 10K11,287.0 per 10K129
Accumulated Out of Home Placement-Days on March 31 2022285,86716,735.0 per 10K30,668.0 per 10K125
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During April 2021 through March 2022 757,10344,078.0 per 10K74,259.0 per 10K125
Children in Congregate Settings on March 31 2022422.5 per 10K4.7 per 10K117
Children In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2022533.1 per 10K7.0 per 10K120.5
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 202220.1 per 10K0.4 per 10K56
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day257/43060%63%96
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day114/43027%21%44.5
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day4/4301%3%69
Children in Group Home on Last Day0/4300%0%91
Children in Institution on Last Day42/43010%11%82.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day9/4302%1%17
Children in Runaway on Last Day4/4301%1%29
Children in ILP on Last Day0/4300%0%80
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during April 2021 through March 2022 21/6793.09%3.53%71.5
Children Victimized in Care during April 2021 through March 2022 2/6790.29%0.61%48.5
Children Victimized in Care during April 2021 through March 2022 by Parent0/6790%0.14%88
Children Victimized in Care during April 2021 through March 2022 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff1/6790.15%0.31%28
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on March 31 202238/4290%89%80
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days169/32,1385.3 Per 1K Days4.2 Per 1K Days35
Placements Moves Toward Permanence92/25536%27%36
Lateral Placements Moves121/25547%57%105
Placements Moves Away from Permanence42/25516%16%64
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on March 31 202274/43017%23%108.5
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on March 31 20226/4301%2%60
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 202147117.1 months18.8 months86
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 202243016.8 months17.0 months76.5
Permanence within 12 Months, Children In Care on March 31 2021171/47136%35%84
Permanence within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on March 31 202137/6359%55%64.5
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2022192/43045%48%80.5
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2022154/43036%39%73
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2022120/43028%33%86
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on March 31 202237/12031%37%94.5
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2021 Permanent within 12 Months95/22742%36%74.5
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2021 Permanent within 12 Months71/16842%36%69.5
Entering 18th Month In Care during April 2020 through March 2021 Permanent within 12 Months44/11837%38%75

Cobb County Children Discharged
During April 2021 through March 2022
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Total Discharges247/171,76214.4 per 10K21.3 per 10K125
Children Discharged for Reunification 104/24742%41%60.5
Children Discharged for Relative 7/2473%6%74
Children Discharged for Adoption 46/24719%23%87.5
Children Discharged for Transfer 4/2472%2%31
Children Discharged for Emancipation 27/24711%11%61
Children Discharged for Guardianship 56/24723%17%34.5
Children Discharged for Runaway 2/2471%0%4.5
Children Discharged for Death 0/2470%0%81
Children Discharged for Unknown 1/2470%0%77
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care24720.7 months22.0 months82
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge10411.4 months12.6 months84.5
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge70.4 months12.9 months78.5
Median Months from Removal to Guardianship Discharge5619.8 months20.6 months53
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge4646.8 months38.5 months42
Reunified within 72 Hours1/1041%3%24
Reunified within 12 Months55/10453%50%56
Adopted within 24 Months4/469%13%49
Adopted within 48 Months26/4657%71%83
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months4634.5 months25.1 months27
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months468.0 months9.9 months89
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanence by Age 181/166%38%70
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanence by Age 180/50%39%43.5
Adoption Discharges46/171,7622.7 per 10K5 per 10K107.5
Non-Permanent Discharges34/171,7622 per 10K2.8 per 10K93.5
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs7/5313%7%25
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on March 31 2022423.4 per 1M6.8 per 1M1.5
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during October 2020 through September 2021 0/2230%0.7%90.5
Children Discharged for Reunification April 2020 through March 2021 Reentering within 12 Months9/1157.8%5.9%32
Children Discharged for Relative April 2020 through March 2021 Reentering within 12 Months0/180%3%46.5
Children Discharged for Adoption April 2020 through March 2021 Reentering within 12 Months0/490%0%60
Children Discharged for Transfer April 2020 through March 2021 Reentering within 12 Months1/333.3%1.1%1
Children Discharged for Emancipation April 2020 through March 2021 Reentering within 12 Months0/270%0%54
Children Discharged for Guardianship April 2020 through March 2021 Reentering within 12 Months0/250%0.7%58
Children Discharged for Runaway April 2020 through March 2021 Reentering within 12 Months0/10%18.2%6

Cobb County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During April 2021 through March 2022
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
Maltreatment Reports During Period3,40616.5 per 10K26.1 per 10K152
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During Period850.4 per 10K2.6 per 10K155.5
Removals During Period2081.0 per 10K1.7 per 10K122.5
In-care on March 31 202243025.0 per 10K43.0 per 10K133
Total Children Servednananana
Discharges During Period247nana2
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 32/32100%98.9%68
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff 679/679100%100%80
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months59/10855%47%54.5
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay10810.2 months13.1 months95
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before April 01 2021, Discharged to Reunification or Relative17/9917%24%61
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before April 01 2021, Reentering within 12 Months11/1358.1%7.9%42
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months4/469%13%49
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay4646.8 months38.5 months42
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2021, Adopted During Period42/18423%22%79.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2021, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period14/14110%15%79
C2.5: Legally Freed April 2020 through March 2021 , Adopted within 12 Months31/5358%52%56
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on April 01 2021, Permanent By 18th Birthday71/16842%36%69.5
C3.2: Discharges to Permanence Among Legally Free Children46/5387%93%107
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years15/2854%40%34
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months193/23881%83%97.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months118/16870%68%87
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months111/26642%44%85.5

Cobb County Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During April 2021 through March 2022
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=159)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of January 2020 through December 2020 Removal119/19063%57%60.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of April 2021 through February 2022 Removal15/1888%6%30.5
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of April 2020 through March 2021 Removal65/21031%31%62.5
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2021 Permanent within 12 Months71/16842%36%69.5
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal4/439%20%68
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2021 Permanent within 12 Months37/6359%55%64.5
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanence by Age 181/166%38%70
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanence by Age 180/50%39%43.5

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