Child Poverty in the United States
An American Community Survey Brief

This report presents poverty estimates for children aged 0 to 17 based on data from the 2009 and the 2010 ACS.

The report compares national and state-level child poverty rates for all children and for children by race group and Hispanic origin for each state and the District of Columbia.

Frequency and Timespan: One-time report with data for 2009 and 2010

Geographic Level of Coverage: National and state

Publication is available online

Mcartney, Suzanne. Child Poverty in the United States 2009 and 2010: Selected Race Groups and Hispanic Origin. U.S. Census Bureau. American Community Survey Briefs ACSBR/10-05.  (PDF) Accessed 7/11/2013