Remaining in state custody

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: Number of young population (dependent and delinquent) under age 20 years who remain in state custody at the end of a given state fiscal year. Rate is per 1,000 population of same age.

Data Source: The Tennessee Department of Children's Services supplied the number of cases. Population data were from the Office of Health Statistics, Division of Policy, Planning and Assessment, Tennessee Department of Health. The Kids Count division of the Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth calculated the rates.