Here is a list by states of the reports of deaths of children from child abuse and neglect in 1986 and 1987.

State 1986 1987Alabama NA NA

Alaska 6 2

Arizona NA NA

Arkansas 6 7

California 27 83

Colorado 18 14

Connecticut NA NA

Delaware 1 1

District Col. NA NA

Florida NA NA

Georgia NA NA

Hawaii 1 2

Idaho 3 6

Illinois 79 55

Indiana 38 17

Iowa 9 7

Kansas 12 12

Kentucky 9 6

Louisiana 110 52

Maine 1 2

Maryland 17 20

Massachusetts 15 12

Michigan NA NA

Minnesota 10 4

Mississippi 7 15

Missouri 7 20

Montana 3 7

Nebraska 0 NA

Nevada 4 NA

New Hampshire NA NA

New Jersey 12 18

New Mexico 6 11

New York 181 166

North Carolina 5 11

North Dakaota 0 1

Ohio 50 NA

Oklahoma 24 31

Oregon 18 23

Pennsylvania 44 44

Rhode Island NA NA

South Carolina 46 31

South Dakota NA 8

Tennessee NA NA

Texas 129 NA

Utah 3 10

Vermont 1 2

Virginia 14 27

Washington 27 NA

West Virginia NA NA

Wisconsin 15 NA

Wyoming 3 3