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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Distribution of Total Population by Federal Poverty Level ... United States. States
Clear All Selections. Select All. Alabama. Alaska. Arizona. Arkansas. California.
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 ...
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.
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
Notably, whereas the United States uses an absolute poverty measure that ...
U.S. poverty thresholds for different groups in the population, including people of
color, ... Figure 4 below shows 2014 child poverty rates for the United States as a
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.