Understanding the Rise in Rural Child Poverty, 2003-14
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.
Thomas Hertz, Tracey Farrigan
USDA Economic Research Service
Children and youth · Poverty · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data