Child poverty rate (single-year estimates) in Kentucky

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Child poverty rate (single-year estimates)

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

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).


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

Updated 11/15/2022