Child victims in Wisconsin

Change Indicator

Child victims

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Definitions:

These data are counts of unique children with at least one substantiated maltreatment finding at the conclusion of a Child Protective Services (CPS) Initial Assessment during the year. Rates are counts of unique children with at least one substantiated maltreatment finding during the year per 1,000 children in the county / state.

These data may have been influenced by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, starting in 2020. In some cases, data are not available (and are listed as N.A.).

Data Source:

Data are from the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families' annual Wisconsin Child Abuse and Neglect Report.