Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Income Eligibility Guidelines: 2017-2018

health.data.ny.gov | Last Updated 22 Mar 2018

This dataset includes income eligibility guidelines for participation in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC). The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) offers nutrition education, breastfeeding support, referrals and a variety of nutritious foods to low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, or postpartum women, infants, and children up to age five to promote and support good health.

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This dataset has the following 6 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Household Sizehousehold_sizetextNumber of people living in household
AnnualannualnumberMaximum annual income for household size
MonthlymonthlynumberMaximum monthly income for household size
Twice-Monthlytwice_monthlynumberMaximum twice-monthly income for household size
Bi-Weeklybi_weeklynumberMaximum bi-weekly income for household size
WeeklyweeklynumberMaximum weekly income for household size