Statistics

Texas Statewide in 2014 we had

  • 66,572 confirmed victims of child abuse
  • 1,328 teens emancipate from foster care at age 18
  • 2,688 non-relative adoptions

Where to Find Statistical Information About Children in DFPS Care

DFPS Regional Statistics

You will find statistics showing where children are living compared to their home region and the types of facilities and living arrangements where they were placed. There is also placement information for children in foster care by county. Visit website

You can also easily access DFPS stats, charts and graphs on child abuse, elder abuse and daycare statistics. Visit website

KIDS COUNT Data Center

A project of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, KIDS COUNT is the premier source for data on child and family well-being in the United States. Access hundreds of indicators, download data and create reports and graphics on the KIDS COUNT Data Center that support smart decisions about children and families. Visit website