Neighborhood Safety* Among Children Under 18 Years, by Rural-Urban Area,** 2007
Neighborhood Safety Among Children Under 18 Years, by Rural-Urban Area, 2007
Percent of Children
*As determined by asking parents, "How often do you feel [child] is safe in your community or neighborhood?."↑
**Rural-Urban areas are determined using the Rural-Urban Commuting Area (RUCA) system, which uses a combination of Census Bureau place definitions and work commuting information to determine the rural-urban status of an area.↑
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.