The Child and Family's Neighborhood

A child’s safety in the neighborhood and at school, the amount of support families feel they receive from their neighbors, the amenities offered in the neighborhood, and the physical condition of the child’s surroundings all affect a family’s comfort in their community and in the child’s freedom within the neighborhood. A number of questions within the survey were used to develop indicators that reflect the family-friendliness of the child and family’s neighborhood.

This section includes the following indicators: