Change Indicator

Children in out-of-home CP&P placements in New Jersey

Children in out-of-home CP&P placements

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definition and Source



Number of children in out-of-home Child Protection & Permanency placements.  Data are as of the last day of the calendar year. 

Data Source

New Jersey Department of Children and Families.


Updated 8/9/2023.

Includes all children under age 18 and youth ages 18+ in out-of-home CP&P placements.  Counties may not sum to state total due to cases where a county of assignment could not be identified.

Last Updated

August 2023