September 2017

WV Kids Count Releases 2016 Data Book

September 7th, 2017|News|

WV KIDS COUNT is partnering with WVU and Senator Rockefeller to release Data Book as part of Children's Health Policy Summit in Morgantown. The WV KIDS COUNT Data Book is an annual publication that tracks the well-being of children over time and across West Virginia in four domains - economic well-being, education, health, and family [...]

June 2016

West Virginia Improves from 43rd to 39th in the Nation in Overall Child Well-Being; Now Ties for Third Best in Nation for Percent of Children Covered by Health Insurance

June 21st, 2016|News|

One of Six States with Second Largest Improvement Since 2015 KIDS COUNT Data Book; However, State's Education System Still Ranks Poorly at 46 CHARLESTON, W. Va. - West Virginia has improved four places in the Annie E. Casey Foundation's 2016 national rankings of child well-being, going from 43rd to 39th in the nation in just [...]