Baseline: 7.7 percent of children aged 17 years and under had ever experienced a parent or guardian serving time in jail in 2016-17
Number of children aged 17 years and under who have ever lived with a parent who has served time in jail or prison after the child was born.
Number of children aged 17 years and under.
Percentage point improvement
Target-setting method details
Percentage point improvement from the baseline using Cohen's h effect size of 0.10.
Target-setting method justification
Trend data were not available for this objective. A percentage point improvement was calculated using Cohen's h effect size of 0.1. This method was used because improvement would facilitate well-being and improve health access for children.
Comparable HP2020 objective
Modified, which includes core objectives that are continuing from Healthy People 2020 but underwent a change in measurement.
Changes between HP2020 and HP2030
This objective differs from Healthy People 2020 objective SDOH-5 in that the tracking data for SDOH-5 are not comparable to the tracking data for this objective due to the 2016 redesign of the National Survey of Children's Health (NSCH).