Nov 28

Child poverty is down, but Michigan children are still suffering

11 / 28 / 18

Childhood poverty in Michigan has decreased in recent years, but people living near the poverty line still face many hardships.

About 444,100 children, or 20 percent of the children in Michigan, still live in poverty, according to the Kids Count in Michigan 2018 Data Book. The numbers are down from 2010, when 537,003 children lived in poverty.

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