Children Under 18 Poverty Rate (%), 2016
RegionValueRank
Mississippi30.21
Louisiana28.42
New Mexico27.83
Alabama24.74
Kentucky24.45
Arkansas24.06
West Virginia23.97
Arizona23.68
Georgia23.19
South Carolina23.010
Tennessee22.611
Oklahoma22.512
Texas22.413
North Carolina21.714
Florida21.315
New York20.816
Michigan20.717
Ohio20.418
California19.919
Nevada19.919
Missouri19.221
Indiana19.122
Rhode Island18.723
Pennsylvania18.424
Illinois17.825
Delaware17.726
Oregon17.227
Maine16.728
Idaho16.629
South Dakota16.629
Montana16.131
Wisconsin15.732
Iowa14.633
New Jersey14.534
Virginia14.335
Kansas14.335
Washington13.937
Nebraska13.937
Alaska13.639
Massachusetts13.639
Vermont13.541
Colorado13.442
Connecticut13.143
Maryland13.044
Minnesota12.545
North Dakota11.946
Wyoming11.647
Hawaii11.248
Utah11.049
New Hampshire8.550