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Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities 2017: Statistics and Interventions
Presents statistics and information on child fatalities due to abuse and neglect in the United States during Federal fiscal year (FFY) 2017 as compiled and reported in Child Maltreatment 2017. This summary of national and State data includes information on fatalities due to abuse and neglect, child and perpetrator characteristics, and communities' responses to child fatalities.
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Suggested Citation: Child Welfare Information Gateway. (2019). Child abuse and neglect fatalities 2017: Statistics and interventions. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children's Bureau.
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