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Understanding the Rise in Rural Child Poverty, 2003-14

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Description
Examines the causes of a decade-long net increase in rural child poverty. Provides data on rural and urban child poverty and discusses different ways of measuring child poverty. Also provides rural-urban data on income, demographics, and income inequality.
Author(s)
Thomas Hertz, Tracey Farrigan
Date
05/2016
Type
Document
Organization
USDA Economic Research Service
Tagged as
Children and youth · Poverty · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data