Child poverty rate (single-year estimates)

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Data Provided By Kentucky Youth Advocates

Definitions: Percent of children living below the official federal poverty level.

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau's Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates. Data for 2000 from U.S. Census Bureau's 2000 Decennial Census and reflect income earned in the previous year (1999).

Footnotes:

Poverty status is determined by the inflation-adjusted income of a person and their household size and composition. 

Updated 7/21/2017