Foster care placement stability

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Definitions: Percentage of children in foster care with two or fewer placement settings

Data Source: State data: US Department of Health and Human Services, Children's Bureau;
County data: Oregon Department of Human Services, Division of Children, Adults and Families
Number of children in foster care with two or fewer placements, as a percentage of all children in foster care, 2016. Elysia Todd, Field Research Analyst, Office of Business Intelligence, Oregon Department of Human Services, report e-mailed to Children First for Oregon, July 2017.  

Footnotes: County stability rates were calculated only for youth on the last day of the fiscal year, whereas the state rate was calculated for youth spending at least one day in care at any point during the year.