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kids count

Trends in Child Well-Being

Manistee, Michigan

The 2017 Michigan Kids Count Data Book analyzes 15 indicators of child well-being to compare how children are doing around the state.  This year, Manistee County ranked  74th out of the 82 counties in Michigan for overall child well-being.  We currently rank 79th in 3 and 4 year olds in preschool and in non-proficient 3rd graders in English Language Arts. Manistee County ranks 79th out of 79 observed counties in students not graduating on time.


To help build a better future for youth in Manistee County visit our Education page to see a list of the programs that the United Way supports.

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