Children reported for abuse/neglect in New Jersey

Change Indicator

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

Definitions: The number of children who were alleged victims of child/abuse neglect and the rate per 1,000 children under age 18.

Data Source: New Jersey Department of Children and Families, Child Protection and Permanency.

Footnotes: Data as of December 31

Updated 4.21.21.