Trends in Child Well-Being

New Jersey Kids Count

New Jersey Kids Count is part of the national KIDS COUNT© network, a state-by-state effort spearheaded by the Annie E. Casey Foundation to track the status of children across the United States.Kids Count 2014 Cover

The project’s major goal is to provide policymakers, advocates and the public with meaningful, reliable and timely data about the well-being of New Jersey children. This information can help us make smart decisions for children and families.

Find NJ Kids Count Reports.

NJ Kids Count data is also available in an interactive, online format through the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Kids Count database. There, you can create charts, graphs and maps, as well as accessing raw data in the following areas:

For more information about the New Jersey Kids Count project, contact Nicole Hellriegel, ACNJ’s Kids Count coordinator, at or (973) 643-3876.