Growth in the Adoption Population. Table 3. Model II Parameters and Assumptions

03/01/2002

Table 3. Model II Parameters and Assumptions

ParameterModel II Assumptions
Annual aging out rateThe same as the base model.
Exit rates for children in care on January 1Adoption exit rates, based on 1998, increased by 5 percent per year for 5 years and then held constant.
First-year exit ratesThe same as the base model.