Latest AFCARS report

Number of children in U.S. foster care on September 30, 2005: 513,000

Number waiting for adoption: 114,000

Number living in group homes and institutions: 94,650

Largest single ethnic group represented: White/Non-Hispanic: 208,537 (41%)

Largest age group of children entering foster care: 1 year and under: 67,935 (22%)

from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


One response to “Latest AFCARS report

  1. hi jane~
    thank you for these bits of important info. your website is a treasure chest for my research. hope you are well. sorry coulnd’t join last sunday, but let’s get
    together for dinner again soon.

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