|The Health and Well-Being of Children in Rural Areas: A Portrait of the Nation 2005|
Total: 8: Urban Focus 8.2, Large Rural 7.1, Small Rural/Isolated 6.7
0-5 Years: Urban Focus 6.9, Large Rural 5.7, Small Rural/Isolated
<100% FPL*: Urban Focus 14, Large Rural 13, Small Rural/Isolated
*Federal Poverty Level, equal to $18,400 for a family of four in 2003.: Urban Focus Large Rural: Small Rural/Isolated
Smoking in the Household
Total: 29.5: Urban Focus 27.5, Large Rural 37, Small Rural/Isolated 38.1
0-5 Years: Urban Focus 24.2, Large Rural 36.6, Small Rural/Isolated
<100% FPL*: Urban Focus 35.5, Large Rural 45.6, Small
*Federal Poverty Level, equal to $18,400 for a family of four in 2003.
White: Urban Focus 30.4, Large Rural 39.1, Small Rural/Isolated
This information is from the chartbook The Health and Well-Being of Children in Rural Areas: A Portrait of the Nation 2005, that is based on data from the National Survey of Children's Health. Suggested citation: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau. The National Survey of Children's Health 2003. Rockville, Maryland: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2005.