Data Show More Children Are Growing Up Poor. Now What? - MomsRising BlogQuicklink submitted By Margaret Bassett Permalink
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|On Wednesday, The Annie E. Casey Foundation released its annual KIDS COUNT study.........
11 percent of children-nearly 8 million children-live with at least one unemployed parent.
* 31 percent of children live in families where no parent has full-time, year-round employment
10 percent of children live in single-parent families, and
* 4 percent of children have been affected by the foreclosure crisis.