Child Abuse and Neglect Statistics
Annual ReportFiscal Year 1997

Table 8

County Distribution of Indicated Reports
Fiscal Year 1997

County

Number Families

Number Children

Rate  per 1,000

Adams

189

329

19.3

Alexander

32

47

15.3

Bond

39

67

18.2

Boone

62

99

11.5

Brown

9

9

7.0

Bureau

69

110

11.7

Calhoun

4

6

4.6

Carroll

46

86

20.4

Cass

23

40

11.5

Champaign

435

808

21.4

Christian

78

260

29.8

Clark

32

53

13.5

Clay

32

44

12.0

Clinton

52

99

10.8

Coles

142

218

20.4

Cook

9,686

17,871

14.0

Crawford

50

89

18.5

Cumberland

17

42

14.0

De Kalb

153

274

16.4

De Witt

51

83

19.5

Douglas

26

37

6.7

Du Page

527

862

4.2

Edgar

53

88

17.6

Edwards

18

32

17.5

Effingham

65

118

12.3

Fayette

63

121

23.2

Ford

25

53

14.4

Franklin

74

118

12.2

Fulton

133

255

27.4

Gallatin

16

25

15.3

Greene

39

62

15.3

Grundy

33

51

5.7

Hamilton

28

45

22.0

Hancock

57

96

17.5

Hardin

4

6

4.9

Henderson

11

20

9.7

Henry

109

199

14.5

Iroquois

56

97

12.2

Jackson

155

301

25.9

Jasper

19

37

12.3

Jefferson

109

197

19.8

Jersey

38

57

10.3

Jo Daviess

49

82

14.3

Johnson

11

21

9.3

Kane

773

1,287

13.6

Kankakee

299

569

21.0

Kendall

64

108

9.2

Knox

185

361

26.8

Lake

752

1,296

9.1

Lasalle

350

692

25.4

Lawrence

40

76

20.0

Lee

85

145

16.3

Livingston

116

212

21.6

Logan

40

55

7.5

Macon

248

425

14.0

Macoupin

115

204

16.5

Madison

717

1,208

18.9

Marion

135

238

21.5

Marshall

14

28

8.7

Mason

37

66

15.6

Massac

20

35

10.0

Mc Donough

69

127

19.6

Mc Henry

393

734

13.8

Mc Lean

407

735

24.6

Menard

13

17

5.5

Mercer

39

56

12.2

Monroe

26

46

7.7

Montgomery

78

141

18.0

Morgan

114

213

24.0

Moultrie

32

57

15.6

Ogle

141

254

20.2

Peoria

490

937

19.7

Perry

46

94

16.6

Piatt

22

32

8.0

Pike

43

81

18.6

Pope

5

7

6.9

Pulaski

9

16

7.4

Putnam

6

16

10.7

Randolph

96

187

22.3

Richland

71

134

31.1

Rock Island

505

864

22.8

Saline

77

154

24.0

Sangamon

493

886

19.5

Schuyler

12

27

14.5

Scott

9

13

8.8

Shelby

37

60

10.4

St.Clair

779

1,537

20.5

Stark

7

16

9.5

Stephenson

135

223

18.0

Tazewell

270

493

15.1

Union

37

51

12.5

Vermilion

321

571

25.0

Wabash

50

78

22.9

Warren

60

97

19.5

Washington

14

27

6.9

Wayne

40

67

15.9

White

40

83

21.2

Whiteside

174

272

16.8

Will

382

601

5.6

Williamson

132

241

17.4

Winnebago

771

1,305

19.7

Woodford

42

82

8.7

State

23,396

42,251

14.3