Child Maltreatment

Definitions: This indicator reports the number of substantiated child maltreatment victims and the rate per 1,000 among children under age 18. Child maltreatment includes physical abuse, sexual abuse, and neglect.

Footnotes: County information is missing for 41 cases. Therefore, the state total cases exceeds the total of counties.

Data source: 2013 rates from Kids Count Data Center.