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Young Child Poverty in 2009: Rural Poverty Rate Jumps to Nearly 29 Percent in Second Year of Recession

Description
Examines child poverty rates in America based on 2009 U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) data. Included charts provide detailed information by state, region, and level of urbanization (rural, suburban, or central city).
Author(s)
Marybeth J. Mattingly, Michelle L. Stransky
Date
2010
Type
Document
Organization
Carsey School of Public Policy
Tagged as
Children and youth · Poverty · Rural-urban differences · State-by-state data · State-by-state