Children receiving WIC in Iowa

Change Indicator

Why This Indicator Matters

The percentage of children receiving services through WIC has decreased five percent since 2003 and has dropped in over three-fourths of Iowa counties.  However, the rate has leveled the past seven years at around 26 percent.
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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: Percentage of children age 0-4 who are receiving services through the Women, Infants and Children Program

Data Source: Iowa Department of Public Health