CBEM data tables provide a reference for exploring childhood bereavement rates across multiple states and counties. The tables display each state’s CBEM results by age 18 and 25.

The CBEM generates two distinct estimates:

  • Projected CBEM prevalence rates reflect the number and percent of youth who will experience the death of a parent or sibling. Projected results help prepare for future demands of services, grief resources, a qualified workforce, and advocacy efforts.
  • Current CBEM prevalence rates reflect the number and percent of youth who have already experienced the death of a parent or sibling. Current results support resource allocation and development efforts now.

CBEM Reports feature projected results. Current prevalence rates are only available in the data tables below. Click the links below to access and download each excel file.

Projected Results:

Current Results:


Judi’s House/JAG Institute partnered with the New York Life Foundation to help support grieving children and families by creating the Childhood Bereavement Estimation Model.

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