Children in poverty

Change Indicator


Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: The percentage of children under age 18 who live in families with incomes below the federal poverty guidelines.

Data Source:

2010 data are from U.S. Census.
Virgin Islands Community Survey, Eastern Caribbean Center, University of the Virgin Islands. Table 1-16

Footnotes: Income and poverty data are based on the preceding year, e.g., 2009 poverty levels are based on income earned in 2008.

N/A: Data not available.