Table 1D
2011 Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance(1)
National
Summary of Demographic Indicators
Children Aged Less Than 5 years (2,3)

Total Records

Number

Individual Children 8,233,907
Total Records (All Visits) 12,116,896

Source of Data

Number

%

WIC 7,142,580 87.0
EPSDT 315,536 3.8
Child Health-MCH 1,094 0.0
Child Health-HMO 753,863 9.2
Headstart 0 0.0
School Health 0 0.0
Other 0 0.0
Total 8,213,073 100.0
Excluded Unknown: 20,834      0.3%

Race/Ethnic Distribution

Number

%

White, Not Hispanic 2,595,453 31.7
Black, Not Hispanic 1,581,484 19.3
Hispanic 3,297,070 40.3
American Indian/Alaska Native 80,053 1.0
Asian/Pacific Islander 223,663 2.7
Multiple Races 233,895 2.9
All Other 165,055 2.0
TOTAL 8,176,673 100.0
Excluded Unknown: 57,234      0.7%

Age Distribution (4)

Number

%

0 - 5 Months 2,065,317 25.1
6 - 11 Months 714,123 8.7
12 - 23 Months 1,778,952 21.6
24 - 35 Months 1,316,212 16.0
3 - 4 Years 2,359,303 28.7
TOTAL 8,233,907 100.0

% of Poverty Level

Number

%

0-50 2,512,400 35.9
51-100 2,200,582 31.5
101-130 757,257 10.8
131-150 348,257 5.0
151-185 424,847 6.1
186-200 32,632 0.5
Over 200 87,619 1.3
Adjunctive Eligibility 626,306 9.0
TOTAL 6,989,900 100.0
Excluded Unknown: 1,244,007      15.1%

Program Participation

Number

%

WIC 7,130,334 99.8
SNAP 7,048,077 35.8
Medicaid 7,039,739 70.8
TANF 6,632,566 5.9
Excluded Unknown:
WIC 1,103,573 13.4%
SNAP 1,185,830 14.4%
Medicaid 1,194,168 14.5%
TANF 1,601,341 19.4%

Migrant Status

Number

%

Yes 21,182 0.3
No 6,833,215 96.0
TOTAL 6,854,397 100.0
Excluded Unknown: 1,118,182      13.6%
(1) Reporting period is January 1 through December 31.
(2) Analyses based on one record per child.
(3) Excludes records with unknown data or errors.
(4) Records rejected if date of birth and date of visit unknown.
* Percentages are not calculated if < 100 records are available for analysis after exclusions.