Investigations & Assessments (Rate)

Data Highlights

Unit: Rate: Per 1,000 Households

Recent: 2015

60

Low: 2008

57

High: 2013

61

Summary

This graph examines investigations and assessments of reported child abuse and/or neglect. It shows how many households, per 1,000, had at least one screened-in report.

Questions this graph can answer

  • Has the relative rate of households investigated changed over time?

  • Which counties had the highest rates of investigation in a given year?

  • Which races/ethnicities had the highest rates of investigation in a given year?

See also

Notes

All households with a screened-in report of concerns for child safety receive a CPS investigation or are assessed for other services, so the rate of investigations and assessments is a population-based rate of screened-in reports.

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