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Statistics

For statistical information on Georgia CASA's affiliate programs, please click here.

Child Welfare Statistics

National Child Abuse and Neglect
--There are an estimated 686,000 children who are the confirmed victims of child abuse or neglect each year.
--An estimated 4 children die everyday from child abuse and neglect.
--About 400,000 children are in foster care on any given day.
--Children who suffer abuse or neglect are 53% more likely to become juvenile delinquents, 38% more likely to be arrested as adults and 38% more likely to become violent criminals.
--The economic cost of child abuse is estimated to be $103 billion per year.

National CASA

--Over 1,000 CASA programs exist with over 75,000 CASA volunteers.
--Over 2 million children have been served since CASA was founded in 1977.
--About 70% more children need a CASA volunteer.

Georgia Child Abuse and Neglect
--Every day, 33 children are the victims of confirmed abuse or neglect.
--200 incidents of child abuse and neglect are reported daily.
--65 children died from abuse and neglect in 2011.
--On any given day, about 7,500 children are in the foster care system.
--13,658 children came through the foster care system during state fiscal year 2012.

Georgia CASA
--In fiscal year 2013, 8,890 children were served by 2,165 CASA volunteers. Over 7,600 of those children were in the custody of the Department of Family and Children Services (DFCS).
--47 CASA programs serve 143 counties and 48 of the 49 judicial circuits.

 

Below is statistical information submitted to Georgia CASA by its affiliate programs. For further information, please contact Alicia Darden.

Fiscal Year 2013 Report
Quarter 1: July-Sept. 2012
Quarter 2: Oct.-Dec. 2012
Quarter 3: Jan-Mar. 2013
Quarter 4: Apr.-June 2013
Year End Statistics
Fiscal Year 2012 Report
Quarter 1: July-Sept. 2011
Quarter 2: Oct.-Dec. 2011
Quarter 3: Jan-Mar. 2012
Quarter 4: Apr.-June 2012
Year End Statistics

 

Fiscal Year 2011 Reports
Quarter 1: July-Sept. 2010
Quarter 2: Oct.-Dec. 2010
Quarter 3: Jan-Mar. 2011
Quarter 4: Apr.-June 2011
Year End Statistics

 

Fiscal Year 2010 Reports
Quarter 1: July-Sept. 2009
Quarter 2: Oct.-Dec. 2009
Quarter 3: Jan-Mar. 2010
Quarter 4: Apr.-June 2010
Year End Statistics
 
Fiscal Year 2009 Reports
Quarter 1: July- Sept. 2008
Quarter 2: Oct.- Dec. 2008
Quarter 3: Jan.- Mar. 2009
Quarter 4: Apr.- June 2009
Year End Statistics
 
Fiscal Year 2008 Reports
Quarter 1: July- Sept. 2007
Quarter 2: Oct.- Dec. 2007
Quarter 3: Jan.- Mar. 2008
Quarter 4: Apr.- June 2008
Year End Statistics
 
Fiscal Year 2007 Reports
Quarter 1: July- Sept. 2006
Quarter 2: Oct.- Dec. 2006
Quarter 3: Jan.- Mar. 2007
Quarter 4: Apr.- June 2007
Year End Statistics
 
Fiscal Year 2006 Reports
Quarter 1: July- Sept. 2005
Quarter 2: Oct.- Dec. 2005
Quarter 3: Jan.- Mar. 2006
Quarter 4: Apr.- June 2006
Year End Statistics
 
Fiscal Year 2005 Reports
Quarter 1: July- Sept. 2004
Quarter 2: Oct.- Dec. 2004
Quarter 3: Jan.- Mar. 2005
Quarter 4: Apr.- June 2005
Year End Statistics
 
Fiscal Year 2004 Reports
Quarter 1: July- Sept. 2003
Quarter 2: Oct.- Dec. 2003
Quarter 3: Jan.- Mar. 2004
Quarter 4: Apr.- June 2004
Year End Statistics
 
Fiscal Year 2003 Reports
Quarter 1: July- Sept. 2002
Quarter 2: Oct.- Dec. 2002
Quarter 3: Jan.- Mar. 2003
Quarter 4: Apr.- June 2003
Year End Statistics
 
Fiscal Year 2002 Reports
Quarter 1: July- Sept. 2001
Quarter 2: Oct.- Dec. 2001
Quarter 3: Jan.- Mar. 2002
Quarter 4: Apr.- June 2002
Year End Statistics
 
Fiscal Year 2001 Reports
Quarter 1: July- Sept. 2000
Quarter 2: Oct.- Dec. 2000
Quarter 3: Jan.- Mar. 2001
Quarter 4: Apr.- June 2001
Year End Statistics