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Model Input Data

Several data sources are used in producing the SAIPE program estimates, though not all of these data are publicly available. Specific details can be found in Information about Data Inputs. The links below provide the aggregate tax, SNAP benefits, and poverty universe data used in our models.

Downloadable data files:

  • IRS State-Level Data Files and Description
  • State SNAP Benefits Data Files and Description
  • County SNAP Benefits Data Files and Description
  • State/County Poverty Universe Data Files and Description

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates |  Last Revised: April 29, 2013