State Population 2,844,658     Public Programs for Children            
Child Population 775,187           University of Mississippi   Child Abuse Victims   Foster Care   Children on Welfare Juveniles in Residential Placement   State Child Population  
Child births 44,075       9,794   6,389   3,292     784      
White 22,879 52%   White   84% 3,137 49% 1,379 42% 13% 213 27% 399,996 52%
Black 19,889 45%   Black   13% 3,201 50% 1,880 57% 87% 462 59% 346,509 45%
 Hispanic 623 1%    Hispanic   0% 652 10% 23 1%   105 13% 12,403 2%
      Asian   1% 38 1% 7 0%   3 0% 5,426 1%
Unmarried births 20,267 46%                          

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