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LabelNumber of Children Served by Faith-Based Providers
CategoryVPK School-Year
Data SourceOEL
DefinitionCount of children who have received VPK instruction from a faith-based provider. A faith-based provider is a child care provider that is associated with a religious institution or uses a faith-based curriculum.
CalculationCumulative distinct count of children by county, coalition, or state. The child must have received a payment at a provider that indicated it is faith-based or uses a faith-based curriculum. The provider record must be flagged as a faith-based provider.
NotesA distinct child is defined as the unique combination of a child ID with a date of birth.