|The Health and Well-Being of Children in Rural Areas: A Portrait of the Nation 2005|
Safety of Child in the Neighborhood
Total: 83.8: Urban Focus 82.6, Large Rural 86.9, Small Rural/Isolated 90.2
<100% FPL*: Urban Focus 66.5, Large Rural 76.1, Small
*Federal Poverty Level, equal to $18,400 for a family of four in 2003.
White: Urban Focus 91.5, Large Rural 90.8, Small Rural/Isolated
Total: 33.2: Urban Focus 33, Large Rural 32.5, Small Rural/Isolated 35.2
White: Urban Focus 33.6, Large Rural 33.7, 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.