NEW! The Annie E. Casey Foundation's national KIDS COUNT project will release a new data snapshot on youth incarceration rates in the United States at 12:01 a.m., February 27, 2013. Click on the photos below to access the News Release and the Data Snapshot.
AECF News Release Data Snapshot KIDS COUNT Infographic
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KIDS COUNT, a major initiative of the Annie E. Casey Foundation (AECF), is a national and state-by-state effort to track the status of children in the United States. The Casey Foundation provides funding and technical assistance for a nationwide network of KIDS COUNT grantee projects. They collect data on and advocate for the well-being of children at the state and local levels.
The Annie E. Casey Foundation's KIDS COUNT Data Center now includes community-level data in addition to city, state, and national data. Find more than 100 indicators of child well-being, including economic status, health, safety, and risk factors.Create your own maps, graphs, and charts for use in presentations or on your own website.
In addition, you can access national reports and data snapshots that highlight important issues related to child well-being. Click on the photos below to access some of the latest publications from AECF and KIDS COUNT.