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 ...
These tables present data on income, earnings, income inequality & poverty in
the United States based on information collected in the 2015 and earlier CPS ...
poverty, employment, income inequality, health inequality, economic mobility, or
edu- ... United States indeed running 50 very different poverty and inequality ...
... the latest official statistics on income and poverty in the United States. ... been
two slightly different versions of the federal poverty measure: poverty thresholds,
In addition to the official U.S. absolute income poverty measure, a wide range of
.... Bureau-produced state estimates often draw from a number of different data ...
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.
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 19, 2013 ... All of the 10 states with the lowest median income in 2012 also had among the
highest poverty rates in the country. While 15.9% of Americans ...
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.