The Survey of Income and Program Participation as a Source of Data on Children and Families: A Comparison of Estimates Derived from SIPP with Estimates from Other Sources

Publication Date:

November 01, 1991

Compares estimates of the percent of related children under 18 in poverty by age and race, the percent of children under 6 who are poor, and the percent of families receiving AFDC from the Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP) with other surveys.