Percent of children under age 18 who live in households receiving TANF
benefits. TANF (Temporary Aid to Needy Families) in Vermont includes
Reach Up, Reach Ahead, and Reach First. It was formerly called ANFC,
Aid to Needy Families with Children.
Vermont Agency of Human Services, Department of Children and Families, Economic Services Division
Data is expressed as 3-year rolling averages based on snapshots of April
enrollment (e.g., 2013 data is the average of April 2011, April 2012,
April 2013). The population of children under 18 used in these rate
calculations is derived
from Vermont Department of Health/U.S Census population estimates and is
expressed as 3-year rolling averages.