This report defines child poverty, outlines the extent of child poverty in the UK, lists the groups of children at high risk of poverty, and analyses the impact of poverty and inequality on children's well-being and future life chances with particular regard to their health, education and employment.

Month of publication 
January
Year of publication 
2012
Number of pages 
6
Author 
n/a
Category 
Research
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