Children in out-of-home CP&P placements in New Jersey

Change Indicator

Children in out-of-home CP&P placements

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

Definitions: Number of children in out-of-home Child Protection & Permanency placements.  Data are as of the last day of the calendar year. 

Data Source: New Jersey Department of Children and Families.

Footnotes: Updated 9/7/2022.


Includes all children under age 18 and youth ages 18+ in out-of-home CP&P placements.  Counties may not sum to state total due to cases where a county of assignment could not be identified.