Poverty

These sites offer a variety of statistics on children and families living in poverty.

Poverty by Race and Age

  • Annie E. Casey Foundation
    Through the Kids Count database, users can download profiles, graphs, maps, and rankings of a variety of family and child indicators, including poverty statistics.
  • Indiana Selected Social Characteristics (2003)
    Information is provided regarding the poverty status of Indiana residents from the 2000 census.
  • Indiana Youth Institute
    This site provides data on the state and county level for a number of indicators, including children ages 0-17 in poverty.
  • National Center for Children in Poverty
    Current information on children living in poverty and low-income families is available on this site.
  • Stats Indiana
    This site offers links, broken down by state and county totals, to the current poverty status of Indiana residents. Data is provided for all residents in poverty, ages 0-17, 5-17, and under 5 (state total only).
  • U.S. Census Bureau
    This link provides information regarding the number of Indiana individuals and families in poverty.