Interactive 2024 KIDS Data Book

data visualization

June 12, 2024

Children’s good health is fundamental to their overall development, and ensuring kids are born healthy is the first step toward improving their life chances. Exposure to violence, family stress, inadequate housing, lack of preventive health care, poor nutrition, poverty and substance abuse undermine children’s health. Poor health in childhood affects other critical aspects of children’s lives, such as school readiness and attendance, and can have lasting consequences on their future health and well-being.

Learn more in the 2024 KIDS COUNT Data Book.

🔗 Interactive 2024 Data Book - Health