Child Abuse and Neglect Statistics
Annual Report
Fiscal Year 2001

Child Fatalities

Table 19
Indicated Death Reports by Region

 

FY

FY

FY

FY

Region

1998

1999

2000

2001*

Northern

10

22

17

11

 

 

 

 

 

Central

17

14

15

18

 

 

 

 

 

Southern

8

8

9

11

 

 

 

 

 

Cook North

11

11

10

4

 

 

 

 

 

Cook Central

12

8

9

17

 

 

 

 

 

Cook South

12

13

18

19

 

 

 

 

 

State

70

76

78

80

*As of October 31, 2001, 24 death investigations
 are still pending.

Table 20
Types of Indicated Death Reports

Type

Number

Percent

 

 

 

Abuse Deaths

32

40.0%

Neglect Deaths

48

60.0%

 

 

 

Total

80

100%

 

 

 

*As of October 31, 2001, 24 death investigations
 are still pending.

 

Table 21
Characteristics of Indicated Abuse/Neglect Deaths

Age of

Number

Number

Number

Number

Number

Number

Number

Child

Indicated

Males

Females

White

Afr.Amer.

Hispanic

Other

00

39

15

24

11

21

4

3

01

12

7

5

5

6

1

0

02

10

6

4

3

6

0

1

03

3

2

1

2

1

0

0

04

5

1

4

3

2

0

0

05

1

1

0

1

0

0

0

06-17

9

3

6

3

5

1

0

Not Reported

1

1

0

0

0

1

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

80

36

44

28

41

7

4

*As of October 31, 2001, 24 death investigations are still pending.