We are pleased to announce that Insight Policy Research was acquired by Westat, effective June 15, 2022. Branded as “Westat Insight,” we are currently operating as a wholly owned subsidiary of Westat and continue to provide our clients with the best-in-class services they have come to expect. Our combined experience now offers expanded expertise in health, education, and social policy as well as deeper methodological skills in survey research, evaluation, data analytics, and technical assistance. Learn more here.
We are pleased to announce that Insight Policy Research was acquired by Westat, effective June 15, 2022. Branded as “Westat Insight,” we are currently operating as a wholly owned subsidiary of Westat and continue to provide our clients with the best-in-class services they have come to expect. Our combined experience now offers expanded expertise in health, education, and social policy as well as deeper methodological skills in survey research, evaluation, data analytics, and technical assistance. Learn more here.
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How Well Is WIC Reaching Those in Need?

August 6, 2020

To be eligible for WIC, women, infants, and children must meet categorical and income eligibility requirements and be at nutritional risk. However, just because people are eligible for WIC does not necessarily mean they participate. This poster examines how some eligible groups participate in WIC at higher (or lower) rates than other groups and explores differences by state through a series of visualizations. The estimates help USDA measure WIC program performance and identify groups and states where there are potential unmet nutritional assistance needs.

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