2016 Child Poverty Rate Sees Largest Decline Since Before Great Recession: Poverty Persists as Challenge for the United States
Data snapshot showing trends in the U.S. child poverty rate between 2007 and 2016, organized by city, rural, or suburban location. Also includes an aggregate rate for all locations. Linked appendix provides state-by-state and regional (Northeast, Midwest, South, West) rates.
Marybeth J. Mattingly, Andrew Schaefer, Jessica A. Carson
Carsey School of Public Policy
Children and youth · Poverty · Rural-urban differences · State-by-state data · Statistics and data · State-by-state