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Children in poverty (County Health Rankings)

Percentage of children under age 18 in poverty

Measurement Period: 2015
Value: 36

County

36

State

National

HP 2020

  • 7
  • 21
  • 36

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2015 36

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Somerset, MD; Meigs, OH;

  • 36
    • 31
    • 33
    • 36
  • Peer counties are those counties similar in population composition and selected demographics. Of the peer counties, only the ones that have data for the same indicator/time frame have been included.

    This county has 22 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 73 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age, Population Density

    All Peer Counties for Somerset

    Adair, KY; Clinton, KY; Hart, KY; Mason, KY; Russell, KY; Somerset, MD; Northampton, NC; Perquimans, NC; Warren, NC; Meigs, OH; Hardin, TN; Johnson, TN; Aransas, TX; Camp, TX; Lee, VA; Northampton, VA; Nottoway, VA; Prince Edward, VA; Barbour, WV; Lewis, WV; Taylor, WV; Upshur, WV; Wetzel, WV;

Source

  • Data source: Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates. Download source: County Health Rankings & Roadmaps (CHR&R). A program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) in collaboration between RWJF and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Instit
    http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/rankings/data

 
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