Good data drives smart decisions. That is the goal of New Jersey Kids Count, part of the national KIDS COUNT© network. This state-by-state effort, spearheaded by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, provides comprehensive data about child well-being to policymakers, advocates, grant-makers and the public to help inform critical decisions for children and families.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or (973) 643-3876.