Insert the following HTML into your webpage to add this image.
While working with this code, if you are prompted by your software to convert the code's tags, please select no.
Please note that when you add this code to your HTML program, it may initially appear as though the image is not coming through (i.e., you will see a blank box). Once you post your page to the internet, it will connect to our live site and the image will appear on your site.Change embed width
You may now import this image into Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, or any other program that supports image files.
The text materials contained in this Web site may be used, downloaded, reproduced or reprinted, provided that appropriate acknowledgment appears in all copies and provided that such use, download, reproduction or reprint is for non-commercial or personal use only. The text materials contained in this Web site may not be modified in any way.
All rights in photographs, illustrations, artworks, and other graphic materials are reserved to the Annie E. Casey Foundation and/or the copyright owners. Prior permission to use, reproduce, or reprint any photograph, illustration, artwork, or other graphic material must be obtained from the copyright owner, regardless of the intended use.
Permission to copy, reprint, or otherwise distribute KIDS COUNT data is granted as long as appropriate acknowledgement is given. When citing data from the website, please use: The Annie E. Casey Foundation, KIDS COUNT Data Center, datacenter.kidscount.org
Data Provided by:
Definitions: The number and percent of children under age 18 who live in families with income below the poverty threshold (100% Federal Poverty Guideline) as defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget.
The U.S. Census Bureau's Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates (SAIPE). Data were retrieved on January 19, 2012 from http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/saipe/index.html.
*Please use these estimates with caution. The total confidence interval (upper bound minus lower bound) of the percent estimate, is 10 percentage points or greater, which indicates that this estimate has a large margin of error. This generally occurs when estimate relies on small number of cases. To obtain total confidence interval values around the estimates for this indicator please contact Washington KIDS COUNT.
Data last updated in January 2012 by Washington KIDS COUNT.
The poverty rates available in SAIPE are model-based county estimates. Technical notes on the modeling can be found at http://www.census.gov/did/www/saipe/publications/index.html.
Beginning with the estimates for 2005, data from the American Community Survey (ACS) were used in the estimation procedure; all prior years used data from the Annual Social and Economic Supplements of the Current Population Survey. Due to this difference, the SAIPE data from 2005 is not comparable to earlier SAIPE data. Beginning in January 2005, the U.S. Census Bureau expanded the ACS sample to 3 million households (full implementation), and in January 2006 the ACS included group quarters. Because of the addition of group quarters in 2006, estimates between 2005 and later years are not fully comparable for certain age groups across 2005 and 2006. Generally residents of group quarters have higher poverty rates than residents of households, and this affects the comparison.
The federal poverty definition consists of a series of thresholds based on family size and composition. In 2010, the poverty threshold for a family of two adults and two children was $22,113 Poverty status is not determined for people in military barracks, institutional quarters, or for unrelated individuals under age 15 (such as foster children).
Washington KIDS COUNT is a joint effort of the Children's Alliance and the Washington State Budget & Policy Center.