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...
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 ...
This report presents data on income, earnings, income inequality & poverty in the
United States based on information collected in the 2015 and earlier CPS ...
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 ...
Poverty Rate by Race/Ethnicity ... United States, 10%, 26%, 24%, 15%, 15% ....
as a percent of the federal poverty level) is aggregated by Census-defined family
units. ... for different types of insurance (such as Medicaid or employer coverage).
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.
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?
The poverty rate for all blacks and Hispanics ... since the United States began
measuring poverty. ... Figure 1: U.S. Poverty Rates by Race or Ethnicity - line
They are adjusted for families of different sizes and by geographic location (with
different ... Some state and local governments have chosen to use the federal
poverty ... The poverty thresholds are adjusted to the price level of the year for
Sep 21, 2015 ... Mississippi is the nation's poorest state while Maryland ranks as its richest, ...
Relatively low levels of education could be a factor in the poverty and ... row that
poverty rates were not statistically different from the previous year.