Coffee County sees more cases of child abuse compared to other counties in Tennessee
Coffee County sees more cases of child abuse compared to other counties in Tennessee.
The average rate of substantiated child abuse/neglect cases in Coffee County is significantly higher compared to the average of substantiated child abuse/neglect cases in Tennessee. Substantiated cases are unduplicated counts of child abuse and neglect cases for which sufficient evidence exists. For the period 1998-2020, the average rate for Tennessee is 6.6 percent, and the average rate for Coffee County is 9.8 percent.
Rate is per 1,000 child population younger than age 18.
Year 2000 data is missing. 2020 rate is based on 2019 population data.
Data from the Annie E. Casey Foundation Kids Count Data Center