Reported child abuse cases in Tennessee

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

Definitions: Reported child abuse victims younger than age 18. Rate is a percent of same age population. Data are based on a calendar year.

Data Source: Department of Children's Services reports the numbers of children. Population data were from the Division of Population Health Assessment, Tennessee Department of Health. The Kids Count division of the Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth organized data and calculated rates.

Footnotes: 2020 rate is based on 2019 population data.