Children in families that receive public assistance by race and ethnicity

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Definitions: Population of children under age 18 in families that receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI), cash public assistance income, or Food Stamps/SNAP in the previous 12 months.

Data Source: Population Reference Bureau, analysis of data from the U.S. Census Bureau, 2005, 2008, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016 American Community Survey.

Footnotes: Updated February 2018.
S - Estimates suppressed when the confidence interval around the percentage is greater than or equal to 10 percentage points.
N.A. – Data not available.

A 90 percent confidence interval for each estimate can be found at Children in families that receive public assistance by race and ethnicity.