Foster care in the U.S. - number of children 2017, by gender

Number of children in foster care in the United States in 2017, by gender

by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 29, 2019
Foster care in the U.S. - number of children 2017, by gender This statistic shows the number of children in foster care in the United States in 2017, distinguished by gender. In 2017, about 214,236 children in foster care were female, representing around 48 percent of the total children.
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Number of children in foster care in the United States in 2017, by gender

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Female214,236
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Female214,236
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 29, 2019
This statistic shows the number of children in foster care in the United States in 2017, distinguished by gender. In 2017, about 214,236 children in foster care were female, representing around 48 percent of the total children.
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