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__________________________________________________________________________________________________ | 1999 | ___________________________ Income measures | Number | | below | Poverty | poverty | rate _____________________________________________________________________|_______________|____________ | | Official definition | 32,258 | 11.8 Official less payroll taxes plus net capital gains | 34,409 | 12.6 Official less federal and state income taxes plus net capital gains | 32,421 | 11.9 Official less federal and state income taxes plus net capital gains | | and earned income credit (EIC) | 28,452 | 10.4 | | Official less taxes plus net capital gains and EIC | 30,894 | 11.3 Official less nonmeans-tested cash transfers | 50,466 | 18.5 Official less means-tested cash transfers | 34,729 | 12.7 Official plus means-tested non-medical noncash transfers | 28,876 | 10.6 Official plus foodstamps | 30,947 | 11.3 Official plus rent subsidies | 31,096 | 11.4 | | Official plus regular-price school lunch | 32,250 | 11.8 Official plus all non-medical noncash transfers | 28,863 | 10.6 Official less taxes plus EIC and all noncash transfers | 26,877 | 9.8 _____________________________________________________________________|_______________|__________
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, March 2000.