Children in Out-of-Home Care (Rate)
On the First Day of the Year or Quarter
Data HighlightsUnit: Number of children in out-of-home care per 1,000 children
January 01, 2017
January 01, 2000
This graph presents the number of children who were in out-of-home care, per 1,000 children in the general population, on the first day of each year or quarter.
Questions this graph can answer
How many children per 1,000 were in out-of-home care on a given day?
- How has the out-of-home care population changed over time?
Children in Out-of-Home Care (Count), for the number of children in out-of-home care.
- Children Entering Out-of-Home Care (Rate), for the rate at which children entered care over the course of a year or quarter.
To filter for longer episode durations, use the advanced filter duration of out-of-home stay.