Child abuse and neglect deaths in Indiana

Change Indicator

Child abuse and neglect deaths

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: The number of deaths of children younger than age 18 that occurred as a consequence of abuse or neglect.

Data Source: Indiana Department of Child Services

Footnotes: In December 2002, the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration announced that child abuse and neglect deaths had been underreported since at least SFY 1999.