Foster care in the U.S. - number of children 2017, by race/ethnicity

Number of children in foster care in the United States in 2017, by race/ethnicity

Foster care in the U.S. - number of children 2017, by race/ethnicity This statistic shows the number of children in foster care in the United States in 2017, by race/ethnicity. On September 30, 2017, 100,607 Black or African American children were in foster care in the U.S.
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Number of children in foster care in the United States in 2017, by race/ethnicity

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Number of children
White193,828
Black or African American100,607
Hispanic (of any race)93,507
Two or more races32,126
American Indian/Alaskan Native10,529
Unknown/unable to determine6,673
Asian2,175
Native Hawaiian/other Pacific Islander945
Number of children
White193,828
Black or African American100,607
Hispanic (of any race)93,507
Two or more races32,126
American Indian/Alaskan Native10,529
Unknown/unable to determine6,673
Asian2,175
Native Hawaiian/other Pacific Islander945
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This statistic shows the number of children in foster care in the United States in 2017, by race/ethnicity. On September 30, 2017, 100,607 Black or African American children were in foster care in the U.S.
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