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.

Definitions:

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.