Informal and Formal Kinship Care. Table 4.3 Characteristics of Children Living in Kinship Care by Type of Care Arrangement: Illinois, 1990

06/20/1997

Table 4.3 Characteristics of Children Living in Kinship Care by Type of Care Arrangement: Illinois 1990
 

ALL Kinship Children

INFORMAL Kinship Care Arrangements

FORMAL Kinship Care

 

Census

AFDC

OTHER

DCFS

         
Total Counts (N) 56,793 16,058 32,585 8,150
         
Cook County 34,595 10,927 17,452 6,216
Balance of State 22,198 5,131 15,133 1,934
         
0 to 5 years 14,025 4,231 6,587 3,207
6 to 17 years 42,768 11,827 25,998 4,943
         
Grandparent --- 12,715 --- ---
Other Relative --- 3,343 --- ---
         
% by Characteristics        
Total 100 % 100 % 100 % 100 %
Cook County 61 % 68 % 54 % 76 %
Balance of State 39 % 32 % 46 % 24 %
0 to 5 years 25 % 26 % 20 % 39 %
6 to 17 years 75 % 74 % 80 % 61 %
Grandparent --- 79 % --- ---
Other Relative --- 21 % --- ---
         
% of IL Kinship        
Total 100 % 28 % 57 % 14 %
Cook County 100 % 32 % 50 % 18 %
Balance of State 100 % 23 % 68 % 9 %
0 to 5 years 100 % 30 % 47 % 23 %
6 to 17 years 100 % 28 % 61 % 12 %

View full report

Preview
Download

"6016.pdf" (pdf, 3.49Mb)

Note: Documents in PDF format require the Adobe Acrobat Reader®. If you experience problems with PDF documents, please download the latest version of the Reader®