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WIC Participant and Program Characteristics 2018

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Research Reports
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Assessing/Improving Operations
Breastfeeding
Participation Characteristics
Program Access
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WIC Participant and Program Characteristics 2018 (PC 2018) summarizes the demographic characteristics of participants in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) nationwide in April 2018. It includes information on participant income and nutrition risk characteristics, estimates breastfeeding initiation rates for WIC infants, and describes WIC members of migrant farm-worker families.

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WIC Participation, 1992–2018Participant Income as a Percentage of Federal Poverty Guidelines, 2018Broad Categories of Nutritional Risk, 2018Breastfeeding Initiation by state, 2004–2018
WIC Participation, 1992–2018Participant Income as a Percentage of Federal Poverty Guidelines, 2018Broad Categories of Nutritional Risk, 2018Breastfeeding Initiation by state, 2004–2018
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