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Children whose parents lack secure employment (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
United StatesNumber23,777,00023,101,00022,837,00022,061,00021,363,000
United StatesPercent32%31%31%30%29%
New YorkNumber1,361,0001,353,0001,367,0001,361,0001,311,000
New YorkPercent32%32%32%32%31%
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Children living in households with a high housing cost burden (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
United StatesNumber29,486,00027,761,00026,339,00025,710,00024,646,000
United StatesPercent40%38%36%35%33%
New YorkNumber1,985,0001,923,0001,858,0001,859,0001,766,000
New YorkPercent46%45%44%44%42%
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Children in poverty (100 percent poverty) (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
United StatesNumber16,387,00016,397,00016,087,00015,686,00015,000,000
United StatesPercent23%23%22%22%21%
New YorkNumber951,000959,000950,000937,000910,000
New YorkPercent23%23%23%23%22%
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High school students not graduating on time (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2008 - 09 2009 - 10 2010 - 11 2011 - 12 2012 - 2013
United StatesPercent24%22%20%19%18%
United StatesNumber985,330870,542N.A.N.A.N.A.
New YorkPercent26%24%22%22%22%
New YorkNumber65,06558,158N.A.N.A.N.A.
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Fourth grade reading achievement levels (Percent)

Location Achievement Level Data Type 2007 2009 2011 2013 2015
United StatesBelow basicPercent34%34%34%33%32%
United StatesAt or above basicPercent66%66%66%67%68%
United StatesBelow proficientPercent68%68%68%66%65%
United StatesAt or above proficientPercent32%32%32%34%35%
New YorkBelow basicPercent31%29%32%30%32%
New YorkAt or above basicPercent69%71%68%70%68%
New YorkBelow proficientPercent64%64%65%63%64%
New YorkAt or above proficientPercent36%36%35%37%36%
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Eighth grade math achievement levels (Percent)

Location Achievement Level Data Type 2007 2009 2011 2013 2015
United StatesBelow basicPercent30%29%28%27%30%
United StatesAt or above basicPercent70%71%72%73%70%
United StatesBelow proficientPercent69%67%66%66%68%
United StatesAt or above proficientPercent31%33%34%34%32%
New YorkBelow basicPercent30%27%30%28%31%
New YorkAt or above basicPercent70%73%70%72%69%
New YorkBelow proficientPercent70%66%70%68%69%
New YorkAt or above proficientPercent30%34%30%32%31%
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Children by household head’s educational attainment (Number & Percent)

Location Education Level Data Type 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
United StatesNot a high school graduateNumber11,131,00010,887,00010,533,00010,412,00010,137,000
United StatesNot a high school graduatePercent15%15%14%14%14%
United StatesHigh school diploma or GEDNumber34,617,00034,157,00033,544,00032,958,00032,801,000
United StatesHigh school diploma or GEDPercent47%46%46%45%45%
United StatesAssociate's degreeNumber6,469,0006,564,0006,690,0006,783,0006,827,000
United StatesAssociate's degreePercent9%9%9%9%9%
United StatesBachelor's degreeNumber13,366,00013,501,00014,044,00014,218,00014,446,000
United StatesBachelor's degreePercent18%18%19%19%20%
United StatesGraduate degreeNumber8,103,0008,387,0008,670,0008,992,0009,210,000
United StatesGraduate degreePercent11%11%12%12%13%
New YorkNot a high school graduateNumber651,000670,000639,000641,000630,000
New YorkNot a high school graduatePercent15%16%15%15%15%
New YorkHigh school diploma or GEDNumber1,812,0001,753,0001,731,0001,664,0001,682,000
New YorkHigh school diploma or GEDPercent42%41%41%39%40%
New YorkAssociate's degreeNumber414,000414,000420,000420,000405,000
New YorkAssociate's degreePercent10%10%10%10%10%
New YorkBachelor's degreeNumber761,000770,000784,000812,000786,000
New YorkBachelor's degreePercent18%18%18%19%19%
New YorkGraduate degreeNumber620,000634,000653,000662,000685,000
New YorkGraduate degreePercent14%15%15%16%16%
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Children living in high poverty areas (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2007 - 2011 2008 - 2012 2009 - 2013 2010 - 2014 2011 - 2015
United StatesNumber8,591,0009,362,00010,067,00010,333,00010,032,000
United StatesPercent12%13%14%14%14%
New YorkNumber704,000713,000772,000779,000791,000
New YorkPercent16%17%18%18%19%
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Children in single-parent families (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
United StatesNumber24,718,00024,725,00024,647,00024,689,00024,444,000
United StatesPercent35%35%35%35%35%
New YorkNumber1,457,0001,487,0001,449,0001,450,0001,456,000
New YorkPercent36%36%36%36%36%
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Children by household head’s educational attainment (Number & Percent)

Location Education Level Data Type 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
United StatesNot a high school graduateNumber11,131,00010,887,00010,533,00010,412,00010,137,000
United StatesNot a high school graduatePercent15%15%14%14%14%
United StatesHigh school diploma or GEDNumber34,617,00034,157,00033,544,00032,958,00032,801,000
United StatesHigh school diploma or GEDPercent47%46%46%45%45%
United StatesAssociate's degreeNumber6,469,0006,564,0006,690,0006,783,0006,827,000
United StatesAssociate's degreePercent9%9%9%9%9%
United StatesBachelor's degreeNumber13,366,00013,501,00014,044,00014,218,00014,446,000
United StatesBachelor's degreePercent18%18%19%19%20%
United StatesGraduate degreeNumber8,103,0008,387,0008,670,0008,992,0009,210,000
United StatesGraduate degreePercent11%11%12%12%13%
New YorkNot a high school graduateNumber651,000670,000639,000641,000630,000
New YorkNot a high school graduatePercent15%16%15%15%15%
New YorkHigh school diploma or GEDNumber1,812,0001,753,0001,731,0001,664,0001,682,000
New YorkHigh school diploma or GEDPercent42%41%41%39%40%
New YorkAssociate's degreeNumber414,000414,000420,000420,000405,000
New YorkAssociate's degreePercent10%10%10%10%10%
New YorkBachelor's degreeNumber761,000770,000784,000812,000786,000
New YorkBachelor's degreePercent18%18%18%19%19%
New YorkGraduate degreeNumber620,000634,000653,000662,000685,000
New YorkGraduate degreePercent14%15%15%16%16%
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Low-birthweight babies (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
United StatesNumber325,563319,711315,709315,099318,847
United StatesPercent8.1%8.1%8.0%8.0%8.0%
New YorkNumber20,04919,55719,07418,84718,722
New YorkPercent8.2%8.1%7.9%8.0%7.9%
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Child and teen death rate (Number & Rate per 100,000)

Location Data Type 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
United StatesNumber20,48220,24119,49218,88818,666
United StatesRate per 100,0002626252424
New YorkNumber959962881871819
New YorkRate per 100,0002121191918
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KIDS COUNT overall rank (Number)

Location Data Type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
New YorkNumber2829272829
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Economic Well-Being Rank (Number)

Location Data Type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
New YorkNumber3235373743
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Education rank (Number)

Location Data Type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
New YorkNumber1917181719
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Health rank (Number)

Location Data Type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
New YorkNumber147597
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Family and community rank (Number)

Location Data Type 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
New YorkNumber3533343234
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Children in poverty (100 percent poverty) (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
United StatesNumber16,387,00016,397,00016,087,00015,686,00015,000,000
United StatesPercent23%23%22%22%21%
New YorkNumber951,000959,000950,000937,000910,000
New YorkPercent23%23%23%23%22%
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Children whose parents lack secure employment (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
United StatesNumber23,777,00023,101,00022,837,00022,061,00021,363,000
United StatesPercent32%31%31%30%29%
New YorkNumber1,361,0001,353,0001,367,0001,361,0001,311,000
New YorkPercent32%32%32%32%31%
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Children living in households with a high housing cost burden (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
United StatesNumber29,486,00027,761,00026,339,00025,710,00024,646,000
United StatesPercent40%38%36%35%33%
New YorkNumber1,985,0001,923,0001,858,0001,859,0001,766,000
New YorkPercent46%45%44%44%42%
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Fourth grade reading achievement levels (Percent)

Location Achievement Level Data Type 2007 2009 2011 2013 2015
United StatesBelow basicPercent34%34%34%33%32%
United StatesAt or above basicPercent66%66%66%67%68%
United StatesBelow proficientPercent68%68%68%66%65%
United StatesAt or above proficientPercent32%32%32%34%35%
New YorkBelow basicPercent31%29%32%30%32%
New YorkAt or above basicPercent69%71%68%70%68%
New YorkBelow proficientPercent64%64%65%63%64%
New YorkAt or above proficientPercent36%36%35%37%36%
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Eighth grade math achievement levels (Percent)

Location Achievement Level Data Type 2007 2009 2011 2013 2015
United StatesBelow basicPercent30%29%28%27%30%
United StatesAt or above basicPercent70%71%72%73%70%
United StatesBelow proficientPercent69%67%66%66%68%
United StatesAt or above proficientPercent31%33%34%34%32%
New YorkBelow basicPercent30%27%30%28%31%
New YorkAt or above basicPercent70%73%70%72%69%
New YorkBelow proficientPercent70%66%70%68%69%
New YorkAt or above proficientPercent30%34%30%32%31%
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High school students not graduating on time (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2008 - 09 2009 - 10 2010 - 11 2011 - 12 2012 - 2013
United StatesPercent24%22%20%19%18%
United StatesNumber985,330870,542N.A.N.A.N.A.
New YorkPercent26%24%22%22%22%
New YorkNumber65,06558,158N.A.N.A.N.A.
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Low-birthweight babies (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
United StatesNumber325,563319,711315,709315,099318,847
United StatesPercent8.1%8.1%8.0%8.0%8.0%
New YorkNumber20,04919,55719,07418,84718,722
New YorkPercent8.2%8.1%7.9%8.0%7.9%
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Child and teen death rate (Number & Rate per 100,000)

Location Data Type 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
United StatesNumber20,48220,24119,49218,88818,666
United StatesRate per 100,0002626252424
New YorkNumber959962881871819
New YorkRate per 100,0002121191918
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Children in single-parent families (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
United StatesNumber24,718,00024,725,00024,647,00024,689,00024,444,000
United StatesPercent35%35%35%35%35%
New YorkNumber1,457,0001,487,0001,449,0001,450,0001,456,000
New YorkPercent36%36%36%36%36%
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Children by household head’s educational attainment (Number & Percent)

Location Education Level Data Type 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
United StatesNot a high school graduateNumber11,131,00010,887,00010,533,00010,412,00010,137,000
United StatesNot a high school graduatePercent15%15%14%14%14%
United StatesHigh school diploma or GEDNumber34,617,00034,157,00033,544,00032,958,00032,801,000
United StatesHigh school diploma or GEDPercent47%46%46%45%45%
United StatesAssociate's degreeNumber6,469,0006,564,0006,690,0006,783,0006,827,000
United StatesAssociate's degreePercent9%9%9%9%9%
United StatesBachelor's degreeNumber13,366,00013,501,00014,044,00014,218,00014,446,000
United StatesBachelor's degreePercent18%18%19%19%20%
United StatesGraduate degreeNumber8,103,0008,387,0008,670,0008,992,0009,210,000
United StatesGraduate degreePercent11%11%12%12%13%
New YorkNot a high school graduateNumber651,000670,000639,000641,000630,000
New YorkNot a high school graduatePercent15%16%15%15%15%
New YorkHigh school diploma or GEDNumber1,812,0001,753,0001,731,0001,664,0001,682,000
New YorkHigh school diploma or GEDPercent42%41%41%39%40%
New YorkAssociate's degreeNumber414,000414,000420,000420,000405,000
New YorkAssociate's degreePercent10%10%10%10%10%
New YorkBachelor's degreeNumber761,000770,000784,000812,000786,000
New YorkBachelor's degreePercent18%18%18%19%19%
New YorkGraduate degreeNumber620,000634,000653,000662,000685,000
New YorkGraduate degreePercent14%15%15%16%16%
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Children living in high poverty areas (Number & Percent)

Location Data Type 2007 - 2011 2008 - 2012 2009 - 2013 2010 - 2014 2011 - 2015
United StatesNumber8,591,0009,362,00010,067,00010,333,00010,032,000
United StatesPercent12%13%14%14%14%
New YorkNumber704,000713,000772,000779,000791,000
New YorkPercent16%17%18%18%19%
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