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WIC Eligibles and Coverage--1994 to 2007; Estimates of the Population of Women, Infants, and Children Eligible for WIC Benefits

Last Modified: 10/29/2013
Tuesday, September 1, 2009

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) provides food,nutrition education, breastfeed ing support, and health care and social service referrals to nutritionally at-risk low-income pregnant women, new mothers, infants, and children through age 4. This report offers updated estimates of the population that met these criteria and was eligible for WIC benefits in each of the years 1994 through 2007.

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