Fact Sheets

A Snapshot of Children in Poverty in 2018

Poverty & Family Economics

According to the Census Bureau’s Official Poverty Measure (OPM), 16.2 percent of children were living in poverty in 2018. View our fact sheet to learn more about these numbers and what they mean for the fight to end child poverty.

For more information and resources, visit the End Child Poverty U.S. campaign at www.endchildpovertyus.org