What does this indicator measure?

This measure represents the percent of public school students who were receiving free or reduced fee lunches.

Why is this indicator important?

This measure better helps to understand the poverty level of the community and children's access to nutritious food.

About the data

Community: Indiana

Reference: U.S.

Goal: No goal has been developed

Measurement Period: 2015

Category: Poverty

Community Source: Indiana Department of Education

Reference Source: N/A