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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).

Data in tables, maps, and charts related to child abuse and neglect can be found on the University of Illinois Children and Family Research Center's Data Center website

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.