Child Abuse and Neglect Statistics
Annual Report
Fiscal Year 2001

Allegation-Based Investigations

Table 12
Regional Distribution of Reports and Allegations

 

 

 

Region

 

Family
Reports

 

Alleged
Child
Victims

Average
Victims
Per
Report

Number
Allegations

Average
Allegations
Per
Victim

 

 

 

 

 

 

Northern

13,802

21,584

1.6

26,352

1.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

Central

15,630

26,028

1.7

32,135

1.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

Southern

8,613

14,422

1.7

18,373

1.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook Admin.

954

1,705

1.8

2,216

1.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook North

5,905

9,356

1.6

11,654

1.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook Central

6,128

10,742

1.8

13,806

1.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook South

9,136

16,576

1.8

20,981

1.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

State

60,168

100,413

1.7

125,517

1.3

 

Table 13
Regional Distriubtion of Indicated Reports and Allegations

 

 

 

Average

 

Average

 

Indicated

Indicated

Victims

Number

Allegations

 

Family

Child

Per

Indicated

Per

Region

Reports

Victims

Report

Allegations

Victim

Northern

3,546

5,891

1.7

7,140

1.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

Central

4,650

8,189

1.8

9,894

1.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

Southern

2,690

4,712

1.8

5,888

1.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook Admin.

352

593

1.7

710

1.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook North

1,496

2,500

1.7

3,168

1.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook Central

1,735

3,068

1.8

3,903

1.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook South

2,247

3,915

1.7

4,940

1.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

State

16,716

28,868

1.7

35,643

1.2

 

Table 14
Regional Distribution by Types of Reports

 

         Abuse

 

 

       Neglect

 

 

         Both

 

Region

Number

Percent

 

Number

Percent

 

Number

Percent

Northern

7,873

57.0%

 

4,835

35.0%

 

1,094

7.9%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Central

8,477

54.2%

 

5,720

36.6%

 

1,433

9.2%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Southern

4,487

52.1%

 

3,322

38.6%

 

804

9.3%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook Admin.

380

39.8%

 

451

47.3%

 

123

12.9%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook North

3,240

54.9%

 

2,132

36.1%

 

533

9.0%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook Central

3,074

50.2%

 

2,354

38.4%

 

700

11.4%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook South

4,473

49.0%

 

3,720

40.7%

 

943

10.3%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

State

32,004

53.2%

 

22,534

37.5%

 

5,630

9.4%

 

Table 15
Regional Distributions by Types of Indicated Reports

 

         Abuse

 

 

       Neglect

 

 

         Both

 

Region

Number

Percent

 

Number

Percent

 

Number

Percent

Northern

2,005

56.5%

 

1,051

29.6%

 

490

13.8%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Central

2,644

56.9%

 

1,294

27.8%

 

712

15.3%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Southern

1,326

49.3%

 

963

35.8%

 

401

14.9%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook Admin.

141

40.1%

 

150

42.6%

 

61

17.3%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook North

781

52.2%

 

472

31.6%

 

243

16.2%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook Central

791

45.6%

 

543

31.3%

 

401

23.1%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cook South

966

43.0%

 

874

38.9%

 

407

18.1%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

State

8,654

51.8%

 

5,347

32.0%

 

2,715

16.2%