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TABLE III - (Summary)
Difference/Percent Change in WIC Participant Enrollment
Grouped by Racial/Ethnic Categories
Fiscal Years 1994 to 2000

 

DIFFERENCE

PERCENT CHANGE

RACIAL
ETHNIC
GROUP
CATEGORY

APRIL
1994

APRIL
1996

APRIL
1998

APRIL
2000

1994 
to
1996

1996 to
1998

1998
to
2000

1994 to
1996

1996 to
1998

1998
to
2000

BLACK

WOMEN

354,746

374,226

401,374

395,042

19,480

27,148

-6,332

5

7

-2

INFANTS

482,059

489,450

498,190

498,395

7,391

8,740

205

2

2

0

CHILDREN

917,252

965,113

942,716

826,646

47,861

-22,397

-116,070

5

-2

-12

TOTAL

1,754,057

1,828,789

1,842,280

1,720,083

74,732

13,491

-122,197

4

1

-7

HISPANIC

WOMEN

436,641

553,572

585,311

653,675

116,931

31,739

68,364

27

6

12

INFANTS

504,285

587,231

622,184

671,452

82,946

34,953

49,268

16

6

8

CHILDREN

861,836

1,251,908

1,388,654

1,448,676

390,072

136,746

60,022

45

11

4

TOTAL

1,802,762

2,392,711

2,596,149

2,773,803

589,949

203,438

177,654

33

9

7

ASIAN / PACIFIC ISLANDER

WOMEN

43,721

48,653

56,941

61,130

4,932

8,288

4,189

11

17

7

INFANTS

51,146

56,480

64,400

67,278

5,334

7,920

2,878

10

14

4

CHILDREN

84,781

117,407

138,695

130,982

32,626

21,288

-7,713

38

18

-6

TOTAL

179,648

222,540

260,036

259,390

42,892

37,496

-646

24

17

0

AMERICAN INDIAN

WOMEN

23,264

24,857

25,442

24,000

1,593

585

-1,442

7

2

-6

INFANTS

27,151

27,680

27,655

27,180

529

-25

-475

2

0

-2

CHILDREN

66,359

70,238

68,041

60,926

3,879

-2,197

-7,115

6

-3

-10

TOTAL

116,774

122,775

121,138

112,106

6,001

-1,637

-9,032

5

-1

-7

WHITE

WOMEN

702,404

763,513

787,499

718,983

61,109

23,986

-68,516

9

3

-9

INFANTS

751,293

809,601

814,779

779,687

58,308

5,178

-35,092

8

1

-4

CHILDREN

1,492,744

1,555,757

1,553,169

1,407,361

63,013

-2,588

-145,808

4

0

-9

TOTAL

2,946,441

3,128,871

3,155,447

2,906,031

182,430

26,576

-249,416

6

1

-8

RACE NOT REPORTED

WOMEN

29,984

11,042

16,555

12,618

-18,942

5,513

-3,937

-63

50

-24

INFANTS

36,519

18,603

21,412

18,767

-17,916

2,809

-2,645

-49

15

-12

CHILDREN

41,663

22,121

29,738

22,716

-19,542

7,617

-7,022

-47

34

-24

TOTAL

108,166

51,766

67,705

54,101

-56,400

15,939

-13,604

-52

31

-20

TOTAL

WOMEN

1,590,760

1,775,863

1,873,122

1,865,448

185,103

97,259

-7,674

12

5

0

INFANTS

1,852,453

1,989,045

2,048,620

2,062,759

136,592

59,575

14,139

7

3

1

CHILDREN

3,464,636

3,982,544

4,121,013

3,897,307

517,908

138,469

-223,706

15

3

-5

GRAND TOTAL

6,907,849

7,747,452

8,042,755

7,825,514

839,603

295,303

-217,241

12

4

-3

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