North Dakota KIDS COUNT is a state and county-by-county effort to track the status of children in North Dakota. It is sponsored by the Annie E. Casey Foundation and supported by the Center for Social Research at North Dakota State University. By providing policymakers and citizens with benchmarks of child well-being, North Dakota KIDS COUNT seeks to enrich local and state discussions concerning ways to secure better futures for all children.
North Dakota Children Benefit from the Earned Income Tax Credit. The March 2015 issue of Insights on Children focuses on the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and its impact on North Dakota working families and children. The Insights publication is a two-page fact sheet that is released quarterly by North Dakota KIDS COUNT.
Now Available! - Measuring Access to Opportunity in the United States. The February 2015 Data Snapshot from the Annie E. Casey Foundation shows that anti-poverty programs have protected a large number of North Dakota's children from some of the worst effects of economic hardship.