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EZACJRP Easy Access to the Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement: 1997-2019

 
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Age on Census Date by Race/Ethnicity for United States, 2019

Race/Ethnicity
Age Total White Black Hispanic American Indian Asian Other
Total 36,479 12,152 14,902 7,409 752 357 907
  12 & younger 590 292 173 83 16 1 25
  13 1,530 586 563 276 35 20 50
  14 3,522 1,228 1,421 662 98 27 86
  15 6,632 2,281 2,699 1,298 105 69 180
  16 9,413 2,950 3,939 2,030 173 96 225
  17 9,705 3,109 3,953 2,111 192 96 244
  18 & older 5,087 1,706 2,154 949 133 48 97
Note: U.S. total includes 1,895 juvenile offenders in private facilities for whom State of offense was not reported and a handful of youth who committed their offense in a U.S. Territory but were being held in a U.S. mainland facility. Visit the EZACJRP methods section for more information about unknown state of offense.

Note: The "Hispanic" category includes persons of Latin American or other Spanish culture or origin regardless of race. These persons are not included in the other race/ethnicity categories.

Suggested citation: Sickmund, M., Sladky, T.J., Puzzanchera, C., and Kang, W. (2021) "Easy Access to the Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement." Online. Available: https://www.ojjdp.gov/ojstatbb/ezacjrp/

Data source: Author's analysis of OJJDP's Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017, and 2019 [machine-readable data files].
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