West Virginia Data Book

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The first KIDS COUNT Data Book was published programa de afiliados corretora de forex in 1992, and it quickly became the most trusted source of data about the well being of West Virginia's children. And, exness thailand since 1992, KIDS COUNT has continued to publish the yearly report, tracking key indicators of the health, education, safety and security, and economic conditions of children both on a statewide and county-by-county basis. The Data Book is often the basis of public policy decisions and is also an important resource for those who seek and award funding from foundations and the private sector.

2014 Data Book

One in three West Virginia children (32%) under age six lives in a family with an income below the federal poverty level. That means 38,000 of the state's youngest kids are at risk of starting school significantly behind their wealthier classmates and never catching up, according to the 2014 West Virginia KIDS COUNT Data Book. The book exness th includes a KIDS COUNT info-graphic, Closing the Achievement Gap, which details how income affects achievement, and what can be done to give every West Virginia child a fair shot at success.