- Children in poverty counts
- Financial assistance programs (eg. TANF)
For the official definition of poverty, click here.
- Children in Poverty in Nevada
- Low-Income Children Under 03 in the United States in 2009
- Low-Income Children Under 6 Years Old in the United States in 2009
- Nevada Poverty Estimates for 00-18 year olds 2005-2009 Estimates
- Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) for 2010
- National Center for Children in Poverty
Description: Part of the School of Public Health at Columbia University, The National Center for Children in Poverty is a research center that promotes health and well-being for low-income families and children. NCCP puts together reports based on the US Census American Community Survey. For more information, visit http://www.nccp.org/.
Example Data: low-income demographics, such as parental education, obesity rates, and parental employment.
- National Center for Children in Poverty (NCCP)
Description: Collects national and statewide data to inform policy and practice to promote family economic security, strong nurturing families, and healthy child development. They collect family economic security, early childhood and health & mental health. For more information, go to http://www.nccp.org/profiles/index_NV.html
Example Data: Health insurance, health screening, sexually transmitted infection rates, pregnancy rates, abortion rates, obesity rates, substance abuse and mental health problems.