Foster care in the U.S. - number of children entering care 2007-2017

Number of children entered in foster care in the United States from 2007 to 2017

Foster care in the U.S. - number of children entering care 2007-2017 This statistic shows the number of children entering foster care in the United States from 2007 to 2017. In 2017, about 269,690 children in the U.S. entered foster care that year.
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Number of children entered in foster care in the United States from 2007 to 2017

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Number of children
2017269,690
2016272,952
2015268,808
2014264,357
2013254,622
2012251,352
2011251,450
2010256,092
2009254,896
2008280,423
2007293,276
Number of children
2017269,690
2016272,952
2015268,808
2014264,357
2013254,622
2012251,352
2011251,450
2010256,092
2009254,896
2008280,423
2007293,276
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This statistic shows the number of children entering foster care in the United States from 2007 to 2017. In 2017, about 269,690 children in the U.S. entered foster care that year.
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