Households with children that received a “Child Tax Credit” payment in the past four weeks by race and ethnicity in the United States

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Definitions: The percentage of households with children birth to age 17 who reported that someone in the household had received a “Child Tax Credit” payment in the past four weeks. The “Child Tax Credit” is an advance payment from the expansion of the child tax credit as part of the Federal Government‘s 2021 American Rescue Plan. Only those respondents who provided a valid response are included.  

Racial and ethnic groups represented in this table are not mutually exclusive. The white category includes only non-Hispanic white. The categories of Black or African American, Asian, two or more races and other race include both Hispanic and non-Hispanic. Those in the Hispanic or Latino category include those identified as being of Hispanic, Latino or Spanish origin. American Indian or Alaska Native, Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian are included in the other race category.

Data Source: Population Reference Bureau analysis of the U.S. Census Bureau, Household Pulse Survey, 2021

Footnotes: Updated October 2021
S - Estimates suppressed when the effective sample size is less than 30 or the 90% confidence interval is greater than 30 percentage points or 1.3 times the estimate.
A 90 percent confidence interval for each estimate can be found at  Households with children that received a “Child Tax Credit” payment in the past four weeks by race and ethnicity.