Out-of-Home Entries

Rates by Region and County

Data Highlights

Unit: Rate per 1,000 Children


Highest Rate

Region 1: 4.2

Lowest Rate

Region 4: 1.9


This map shows the rate at which children entered out-of-home care by region or county. All entries into out-of-home care were counted in this measure, including voluntary placements and short stays in care.

See also


Small counties often have very volatile data - high one year, low the next - due to the small population sizes. Don't read too much into data from small counties unless patterns are consistent across years.


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