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Children on care and protection orders, rates per 100,000 children aged 0-17

Children on care and protection orders, rates per 100,000 children aged 0-17

Note: Rates were calculated by dividing the number of children on care and protection orders on June 30 of each year by ABS estimates of the Australian population aged 0-17 years valid for June 30 of each year. Nationwide figures for 2004 are not available.

Source: Australian Institute of Criminology 2005. Children on care and protection orders in Australia. Crime facts info no. 101, 5 July. http://www.aic.gov.au/publications/cfi/cfi101.html

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