Boone County Indicators 2008

Children and Families
Number of children receiving subsidized child care

Children Receiving Subsidized Child Care, 2004 - 2008

 

Definition: The average monthly number of children receiving subsidized child care.

Rationale: Poverty is the most important factor associated with an early childhood achievement gap. Children from disadvantaged backgrounds lag behind their more advantaged peers and often remain behind throughout their K-12 experience.

Data Source: Kids Count Data Book

Children Receiving Subsidized Child Care, 2004 - 2008


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