R.I. KIDS COUNT: 14% of R.I. children lived in poverty in 2019

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island KIDS COUNT recently released data showing that 14% of children in the Ocean State, approximately 28,000, lived in poverty in 2019. The percentage ranks the Ocean State as No. 21 in the nation and No. 5 out of the six New England states for having the highest percentage of children living…
Free Access WeekRegister to read all articles free until July 29! One week only, get full access to all articles on PBN.com when you create a complimentary account. Register Now Already a Subscriber or Registrant? Login now