MIECHV State Data Tables

West Virginia

Evidence-based models implemented with MIECHV funds in West Virginia included Early Head Start Home-Based Option, Healthy Families America, Parents as Teachers, and Maternal Infant Health Outreach Worker Program. Statewide, MIECHV funded 88 full-time equivalent (FTE) home visitors and 22 FTE supervisors. FTE can include full-time and part-time staff.

19,026
home visits provided
1,966
families served
2,277
children served

Caregiver Age

20% ≤21 years

46% 22–29 years

29% 30–44 years

5% ≥45 years

Child Age

38% <1 year

39% 1-2 years

23% 3-6 years

Primary Language

98% English

<1% Spanish

2% Other

Child Insurance Status

80% Public

19% Private

<1% None

Caregiver Ethnicity

<1% Hispanic or Latino

Household Income

61% Low income

Caregiver Race

* American Indian/Alaska Native

* Asian

4% Black

* Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

93% White

2% Multiple

Caregiver Education

14% No high school diploma

42% High school diploma

32% Some college/training

11% Bachelor’s degree or higher

States provided data from their 2018 MIECHV federal report. Data represent families served through MIECHV-funded programs in fiscal year 2018. MIECHV State Data Tables include MIECHV data only. Numbers may vary from those in NHVRC State Profiles, which may include both MIECHV and non-MIECHV data provided by evidence-based models. • Caregivers and children with missing data have been excluded from the calculations. • Public insurance includes Medicaid, CHIP, and TRICARE. • Caregivers include pregnant women, female caregivers, and male caregivers. • Low income is defined as family income at or below 100 percent of the federal poverty guidelines. • Counts of FTE home visitor and supervisor positions were rounded to the nearest whole number. • To protect confidentiality, race and ethnicity categories with 10 or fewer participants were replaced with *. • Percentages may not add up to 100.• Data include service numbers for the Maternal Infant Health Outreach Worker Program, which is recognized by HRSA as a promising approach.