Latest UC Data – FY2022

The data below was extracted from ORR's UC Portal database. The UC Portal system tracks an unaccompanied child's cycle in ORR custody from the time of placement, and throughout ORR's care. In this way, the UC Portal supports ORR's mission of ensuring each child receives a safe placement and timely release to a vetted sponsor.

Overall Data | Gender | Age | Tender Age (0-12) UC By Shelter Type | Total Monthly Discharges to Individual Sponsors Only (By Category)

Overall Data

In Care Statistics Calculated on the Last Day of the Month 10/31/2021 11/30/2021 12/31/2021
Average Number of Children in Care: 11,502 12,203 12,511
Maximum Number of Operations Beds*: 25,915 24,098 22,200
Average Occupancy Rate: 45% 58% 57%
Average Length of Care (for those discharged)**: 30 31 30
Average Length of Care (for those in care)***: 43 38 47
30-Day Average Number of UC Referrals: 344 424 342
30-Day Average UC Discharge Rate: 3.5 2.8 3.5

*includes Influx shelters
**includes all discharge types & all program types
***Length of Care calculated as of the last day of the corresponding month showing above

Gender

In Care Statistics Calculated on the Last Day of the Month 10/31/2021 11/30/2021 12/31/2021
Male 7,283 8,718 7,011
Female 3,800 4,772 3,612

Age

In Care Statistics Calculated on the Last Day of the Month 10/31/2021 11/30/2021 12/31/2021
0-5 273 332 274
6-12 1,149 1,593 1,051
13-14 1,239 1,557 1,130
15-16 4,335 5,074 4,099
17+ 4,087 4,934 4,069

Tender Age (0-12) UC By Shelter Type

In Care Statistics Calculated on the Last Day of the Month 10/31/2021 11/30/2021 12/31/2021
Standard Shelter 954 1,067 921
Transitional Foster Care 380 672 313
Residential Treatment 3 2 2
Staff Secure 0 0 0
Secure 0 0 0
Therapeutic Staff Secure 0 0 0
Therapeutic Group Home 4 3 2
Long Term Foster Care 40 39 41
Emergency Intake Facility 5 24 18
Influx Care Facility 36 118 28

Total Monthly Discharges to Individual Sponsors Only (By Category)

In Care Statistics Calculated on the Last Day of the Month 10/31/2021 11/30/2021 12/31/2021
Category 1 4,031 3,692 4,809
Category 2 6,144 4,929 6,523
Category 3 1,887 1,385 1,730
Total 12,062 10,006 13,062

*** PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL FY 22 UC DATA REPRESENTED HERE IS UNRECONCILED AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE***

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