Amsterdam News: Over half of NYC children live in or near poverty


March 19, 2020

“Over half of New York City’s children live in or near poverty, according to “Keeping Track of New York City’s Children: 2020,” the biennial report released today by Citizens’ Committee for Children of New York (CCC).

The 2020 edition of “Keeping Track of New York City’s Children” highlights how, despite improved citywide outcomes, children and families continue to experience significant disparities based on their race and ethnicity, immigration status, and other demographics including the neighborhood in which they live.”

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