Special Report

How Many Children Live In Poverty In Your State

Hawaii
> Children in poverty: 36,461 (11th fewest)
> Child poverty rate: 12.4% (13th lowest)
> Overall poverty rate: 9.3% (6th lowest)
> Families with annual incomes below $10,000: 3.0% (24th highest)

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Idaho
> Children in poverty: 58,188 (13th fewest)
> Child poverty rate: 13.2% (17th lowest)
> Overall poverty rate: 11.2% (21st lowest)
> Families with annual incomes below $10,000: 2.3% (9th lowest)

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Illinois
> Children in poverty: 436,327 (8th most)
> Child poverty rate: 15.7% (23rd highest)
> Overall poverty rate: 11.5% (25th lowest)
> Families with annual incomes below $10,000: 2.9% (25th lowest)

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Indiana
> Children in poverty: 230,725 (16th most)
> Child poverty rate: 15.2% (25th highest)
> Overall poverty rate: 11.9% (24th highest)
> Families with annual incomes below $10,000: 3.2% (21st highest)

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Iowa
> Children in poverty: 92,018 (16th fewest)
> Child poverty rate: 13.0% (14th lowest)
> Overall poverty rate: 11.2% (20th lowest)
> Families with annual incomes below $10,000: 2.8% (23rd lowest)

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