University of Illinois Urbana‑Champaign

Child Abuse and Neglect

This map has been adapted from the latest Risk and Reach Report (Erikson Institute/Illinois Early Childhood Asset Map/Voices for Illinois Children).

About this data

Number of indicated victims of abuse and neglect, children age 5 and under, and rate per 1,000 indicated victims of abuse and neglect children age 5 and under, by state and county.

Note: “Indicated” means officials have sufficient credible evidence of abuse or neglect.

Source of data: Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS). 

For data and maps prior to 2019, contact IECAM.