Children in need of services (CHINS) in Indiana

Change Indicator


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

Definitions: Children in Need of Services (CHINS) as of June of the year listed (at end of SFY).

Data Source: Indiana Department of Child Services, Office of Data Management, Reports, and Analysis

Footnotes: Starting in 2013 the Department of Child Services began counting institutional assessments of Child Abuse and Neglect separately from county of occurrence. These institutional cases are included in the state totals, but are not assigned to a specific county.