Neighborhood Safety* Among Children Under 18 Years, by Poverty Level,** 2007
Neighborhood Safety among Children Under 18 Years, by Poverty Level, 2007
Percent of Children
400% or More FPL
*As determined by asking parents, "How often do you feel [child] is safe in your community or neighborhood?."↑
**The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services establishes poverty guidelines for determining financial eligibility for Federal programs; the poverty level for a family of four was $20,650 in 2007.↑
Information on this page can be found in the print version of Child Health USA 2010.
Suggested Citation: U.S. Department of Health and
Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and
Child Health Bureau. Child Health USA 2010. Rockville, Maryland:
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2010.