Juvenile Justice Data

CDF publications relevant to Juvenile Justice

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State data released by the U.S. Census Bureau on September 17, 2015 reveal that child poverty in 2014 remains at record high levels in the states. Children are the poorest age group, and the poorest are children of color and those under age six.

October 28, 2015

Child Poverty in America 2014 State Fact Sheet

State data released by the U.S. Census Bureau on September 17, 2015 reveal that child poverty in 2014 remains at record high levels in the states. Children are the poorest age group, and the poorest are children of color and those under age six.

September 22, 2015

Child Poverty in America 2014 National Fact Sheet

Poverty data released by the U.S. Census Bureau on September 16, 2015 reveal that child poverty declined slightly in 2014, from 21.5 percent in 2013 to 21.1 percent in 2014. While child poverty rates declined for Hispanic, White and Asian children, Black children saw an increase and continue to have the highest child poverty rate. Despite some decreases child poverty among all children remains at shamefully high levels. One in five children – 15.5 million – were poor in 2014, and children remain the poorest age group in the country.

September 17, 2015

Ending Child Poverty Now

For the first time, this report shows that by investing an additional 2 percent of the federal budget into existing programs and policies that increase employment, make work pay, and ensure children’s basic needs are met, the nation could reduce child poverty by 60 percent and lift 6.6 million children out of poverty.

January 28, 2015

The State of America's Children 2014

The State of America's Children 2014

January 23, 2014

CDF Letter of Support for the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA)

Children's Defense Fund Letter of Support for Reauthorization of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (S.3155)

July 15, 2008

Cradle to Prison Pipeline West Virginia fact sheet

Cradle to Prison Pipeline West Virginia fact sheet

Cradle to Prison Pipeline Vermont fact sheet

Cradle to Prison Pipeline Vermont fact sheet

America's Cradle to Prison Pipeline Full Report, Low Resolution

These statistics reflect children of every race, place and family type. There are more White poor children and victims of gun violence than Black or Latino children. But minority children fare far worse and are at greatest risk of being sucked into the Cradle to Prison Pipeline.

Cradle to Prison Pipeline Montana Factsheet

Cradle to Prison Pipeline Montana Factsheet

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