Create Your Custom Report

KIDS COUNT is a project of the Annie E. Casey Foundation and a premier source of data on children and families. Each year, the Foundation produces a comprehensive report — the KIDS COUNT Data Book — that assesses child well-being in the United States. The indicators featured in the Data Book are also available in the Data Center.

Choose a Location

-or-
us-map image/svg+xml us-map FL TX NM AZ AK CA NV UT CO OR WA ID HI OK MT WY ND SD NE KS MN IA MO AR LA MS AL GA SC IL WI MI IN OH TN KY NC WV VA PA NY ME DE MD DC NH RI CT NJ MA VT VI PR

Latest Updates

State Trends in Child Well-Being

Explore the 2020 KIDS COUNT Data Book Interactive

The 31st edition of the KIDS COUNT Data Book describes how children across the United States were faring before the coronavirus pandemic began. This year’s publication and interactive continue to deliver the Casey Foundation’s annual state rankings and the latest available data on child well-being. It also identifies multi-year trends.

May 22, 2020

Latest Data Show Six-Year Stretch Without Progress in an Important Indicator of Child Well-Being: Low Birth-Weight Babies

According to the latest data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Center for Health Statistics, the percentage of babies born at low birth weights in the United States held steady at 8.3% in 2018, the sixth straight year this figure has stayed the same or increased.

May 22, 2020

Teen Births Once Again Fell Significantly

The teen birth rate in 2018 was less than half of what it was 10 years ago, according to figures just released.

Create Custom Report

The KIDS COUNT Data Center allows users to browse data one indicator at a time. To view any number of indicators for a particular geographical area at once, users can create a custom report.

A custom report’s URL is permanent. Users can bookmark it and refer back to the data over time.

Build a Report