2012 STATE Child Well-Being Index (CWI)

Source: http://fcd-us.org/resources/investing-public-programs-matters-how-state-policies-impact-childrens-lives#node-1152

FCD has released its first STATE CWI report, Investing in Public Programs Matters: How State Policies Impact Children's Lives The STATE CWI ranks and compares children's well-being by state, and identifies public investments that matter.

Key findings include:

  • Higher State Taxes Are Better for Children
  • Public Investments in Children Matter
  • A Child's Well-Being Is Strongly Related to the State Where He or She Lives

Learn more about Investing in Public Programs Matters: How State Policies Impact Children's Lives