|Data Under Review||FY2010||FY2011||FY2012||FY2013||FY2014||FY2015||FY2016||FY2017|
|Child Population of Texas||6,865,824||6,952,177||6996352||7121499||7,266,760||7,311,923||7,407,636||*|
|Number of Intakes Assigned for Investigation by CPS||231,532||222,541||206,200||194,801||168,164||228,112||238,591||173,781|
|Number of Investigated Child Fatalities||1024||973||882||804||795||739||796||795|
|Number of fatalities where abuse/neglect was confirmed||227||231||212||156||151||171||222||*116|
|Child Fatality Rate per 100,000 Children||3.31||3.32||3.03||2.19||2.1||2.34||2.99||**|
|National Rate for Equivalent Federal Fiscal Year||2.1||2.11||2.18||2.09||2.14||2.25||**||**|
Source: Data from US Census Bureau; Texas State Data Center; DFPS Data Books FY2010-FY 2015; DFPS Data Warehouse Report FT_06.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Population Data Source: Population Estimates and Projections Program, Texas State Data Center, Office of the State Demographer and the Institute for Demographic and Socioeconomic Research, The University of Texas at San Antonio. Current Population Estimates and Projections Data as of December 2016
*Data as of 9/6/17
**Data not yet available.
Child Maltreatment 2016 is scheduled to be released in January/February 2018.
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