Children living in poverty in Wisconsin

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Children living in poverty

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


These data represent the total number of people under age 18 who live in poverty, divided by the child population for which poverty status is known. These data are five-year averages.

The U.S. Census Bureau website has information on federal poverty thresholds by year.

Data Source: These data are five-year estimates from the American Community Survey, Table S1701, Poverty Status in the Last 12 Months.