Status: Little or no detectable change

  Little or no detectable change

Most Recent Data:
2.5 child abuse and neglect deaths per 100,000 children (2020)

Target:
1.9 per 100,000

Desired Direction:
Decrease desired

Baseline:
2.4 child abuse and neglect deaths per 100,000 children under 18 years occurred in 2017

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Child maltreatment deaths  
(child abuse and neglect deaths per 100,000 children), 2017-2020
Population 2017 1 2018 2 2019 2020 3
Total
2.4
2.6
2.6
2.5
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