Research Library

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MN KIDS COUNT Publications

KIDS COUNT, a project of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, is a national and state-by-state effort to track the status of children in the U.S. By providing policymakers and citizens with benchmarks of child well-being, KIDS COUNT seeks to enrich local, state, and national discussions concerning ways to secure better futures for all children.

Learn more about Minnesota KIDS COUNT.

2016 National KIDS COUNT Data Book - Minnesota Fact Sheet

2016 National KIDS COUNT Data Book - Minnesota Fact Sheet

June 20, 2016

2015 National KIDS COUNT Data Book - Minnesota Fact Sheet

July 21, 2015

Minnesota KIDS COUNT Data Book 2014: Budgeting for Better Child Outcomes

Minnesota KIDS COUNT Data Book 2014: Budgeting for Better Child Outcomes

January 1, 2014

Recent Publications

Minnesota Child Poverty by Race and Ethnicity - 2014

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey 2014

September 17, 2015

Ending Child Poverty Now - Minnesota Supplement

Ending Child Poverty Now - Minnesota Supplement

August 19, 2015

Child Care: A Two Generational Approach to Family Economic Security

Consistent, dependable relationships are the foundation for children to form secure attachment to the caregivers in their family. These stable and predictable relationships are also essential to children in child care settings.

April 23, 2015

FES Act

FES Act

January 1, 2013

2012 MFIP report

2012 MFIP report

January 1, 2012

Maternal Depression Slides March 2012

Maternal Depression Slides March 2012

January 1, 2012

MFIP Report Findings PowerPoint

MFIP Report Findings PowerPoint

January 1, 2012

2012 Early Report_CEED

2012 Early Report_CEED

January 1, 2012

Maternal Depression and Early Childhood

Maternal Depression and Early Childhood

January 1, 2011

Minnesota's Invisible Children: Children in Families Receiving MFIP

Minnesota's Invisible Children: Children in Families Receiving MFIP

January 1, 2011

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