Poverty is general scarcity, dearth, or the state of one who lacks a certain amount
of material possessions or money. It is a multifaceted concept, which includes ...
See a brief, simple display about world poverty. Animated maps show how often
people die of hunger, AIDS, malaria, and preventable diseases.
Feb 3, 2016 ... The Census Bureau reports poverty data from several major household surveys
and programs. The Annual Social and Economic Supplement ...
Information about poverty, its assessment, its impacts, and initiatives to reduce
poverty internationally. Includes a special collection of the "literature of poverty."
Each fall, typically in September, the U.S. Census Bureau issues a public report
on the level of poverty in the previous year and trends in the level and ...
Source: Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States:
2014, U.S. Census Bureau; Income and Poverty in the United States: 2014, U.S. ...
'Poverty is often looked at in isolation, but it is an American problem' ... Patrick
Butler's cuts blog Poverty: six steps from the jobcentre to the food bank.
Learn about the new 2016 federal poverty guidelines for people living in the 48
contiguous states or the District of Columbia, as well as Alaska and Hawaii.
notes. Notes. In this analysis, income (mostly categorized as a percent of the
federal poverty level) is aggregated by Census-defined family units. Analyzing ...
The United States determines the official poverty rate using poverty thresholds
that are issued each year by the Census Bureau. The thresholds represent the ...