child well-being

7:25 am
Mon June 24, 2013

Kids Count survey finds Michigan 31st in nation for child well-being

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Michigan up one spot from last year, but still ranks last among the Great Lakes states
LANSING, MI -- One in four Michigan children - 560,000 kids - lived in poverty in 2011, and Michigan continues to struggle on several other measurements of child well-being, according to the result of a new national analysis released Monday by the Annie E. Casey Foundation.