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List of U.S. states by poverty rate - Wikipedia

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This article is a list of the 50 United States of America (U.S.) states, also including the District of Columbia, ordered by poverty rate. 2014 statistics are not identical to official poverty rates...

Interactive Poverty Map | State and County Level Poverty Information

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This map can help bring to life the statistics and scope of Poverty USA. Use the National Overview to compare poverty levels of states. Use the County Level ...

6 states and D.C. with the most people in poverty - USA Today

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Feb 16, 2015 ... 6 states and D.C. with the most people in poverty. Erika Rawes ... Percentage of people living below poverty during 2013: 18.8% • Number of ...

Poverty Rate by Race/Ethnicity - Kaiser Family Foundation

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Notes. In this analysis, income (mostly categorized as a percent of the federal poverty level) is aggregated by Census-defined family units. Analyzing income by  ...

2015 Poverty Guidelines | ASPE

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Sep 3, 2015 ... There are two slightly different versions of the federal poverty measure: ... to as the “federal poverty level” (FPL), but that phrase is ambiguous and ... 2015 POVERTY GUIDELINES FOR THE 48 CONTIGUOUS STATES AND ...

Poverty Rate Drops in 34 States, DC - The Pew Charitable Trusts

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Sep 18, 2015 ... The poverty rate fell last year in 34 states and the District of Columbia, ... as the state with the highest percentage of its population living in poverty, .... “It's a different kind of poverty, a different kind of economy,” Alcantara said.

the Poverty and Inequality Report - Stanford Center on Poverty and ...

inequality.stanford.edu/sites/default/files/SOTU_2015.pdf

For our 2015 report, we are focusing on state-level variation in key poverty and ... United States indeed running 50 very different poverty and inequality regimes?

Who is poor? | Institute for Research on Poverty | University of ...

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In the United States, the Census Bureau determines who is poor using an ... poverty thresholds for different groups in the population, including people of color , children ... Figure 4 below shows 2014 child poverty rates for the United States as a ...

Poverty | State of Working America

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Before the mid-1970s, economic growth in the United States was associated with falling poverty rates. If that relationship had held, poverty would have been ...

Population below poverty line - Country Comparison - IndexMundi

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List of countries ranked by Population below poverty line. ... 78, Micronesia, Federated States of, 26.7 ... Definition: National estimates of the percentage of the population falling below the poverty line are based on surveys of sub-groups, with ...

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US Poverty Level By State - WorldAtlas.com

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Sep 21, 2016 ... ... in these states, they tend to be different kinds of jobs and in different industries ... By contrast, the state with the lowest poverty rate in the country was New ... Many of the states with the highest rates of poverty in the USA are ...

Poverty - Census.gov

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If a family's total income is less than the official poverty threshold for a family of ... A comparison of 2014 and 2015 poverty rates by state and metropolitan area ...

7 States With the Most People in Poverty - The Cheat Sheet

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Feb 23, 2015 ... How high is the poverty rate in your state? ... Percentage of people living below poverty during 2013: 18.8%; Number of people living below ...