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Historical Poverty Tables: People and Families - 1959 to 2022

Note: Estimates may differ from previous publications due to additional rounding implemented to protect respondent privacy. 

For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see https://www2.census.gov/programs-surveys/cps/techdocs/cpsmar23.pdf [PDF - <1.0 MB].

The Census Bureau reviewed this data product for unauthorized disclosure of confidential information and approved the disclosure avoidance practices applied to this release. CBDRB-FY23-0438. To further protect respondent privacy, all estimates in this report have undergone additional rounding. As a result, this year’s estimates may differ from previous publications and details may not sum to totals.

Page Last Revised - September 12, 2023
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