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Nutritional Status of Children Participating in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children—United States, 1988-1991

JAMA. 1996;275(10):750-752. doi:10.1001/jama.1996.03530340014008.
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Numbers for other racial/ethnic groups were too small for meaningful analysis.
Poverty statistics are based on a definition originated by the Social Security Administration in 1964, subsequently modified by federal interagency committees in 1969 and 1980, and prescribed by the Office of Management and Budget as the standard to be used by federal agencies for statistical purposes.

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