Children in Out-of-Home Placements

Change Indicator

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

Definitions: Children who spent time in foster care, group homes, emergency shelter or residential treatment facilities during the year, including those formally placed with relatives.

Data Source: Minnesota Department of Human Services, Minnesota's Child Welfare Report (annual).

Footnotes: Number/rate listed under Faribault County and Martin County is a combined figure representing the sum of cases in both counties. Number/rate listed under Lincoln, Lyon and Murray Counties is a combined figure representing the sum of cases in all three counties.