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United States  | 2019 Poverty Statistics, All People Below Poverty Level Percent
10.5 %
An '-' indicates that either no sample observations or too few sample observations were available to compute an estimate, or a ratio of medians cannot be calculated because one or both of the median estimates falls in the lowest interval or upper interval of an open-ended distribution.
An '-' following a median estimate means the median falls in the lowest interval of an open-ended distribution.
An '+' following a median estimate means the median falls in the upper interval of an open-ended distribution.
An 'N' indicates that data for this geographic area cannot be displayed because the number of sample cases is too small.
An '(X)' means that the estimate is not applicable or not available.
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An '-' indicates that either no sample observations or too few sample observations were available to compute an estimate, or a ratio of medians cannot be calculated because one or both of the median estimates falls in the lowest interval or upper interval of an open-ended distribution.
An '-' following a median estimate means the median falls in the lowest interval of an open-ended distribution.
An '+' following a median estimate means the median falls in the upper interval of an open-ended distribution.
An 'N' indicates that data for this geographic area cannot be displayed because the number of sample cases is too small.
An '(X)' means that the estimate is not applicable or not available.

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...total income is less than the official poverty threshold for a family of that size...then they are considered to be in poverty....Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Pop...
https://www.census.gov/topics/income-poverty/poverty.html

...income, earnings, income inequality & poverty in the United States based on information...Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Inc...
https://www.census.gov/library/publications/2019/demo/p60-266.html

...income, earnings, income inequality & poverty in the United States based on information...Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Inc...
https://www.census.gov/library/publications/2020/demo/p60-270.html

Frequently requested statistics for: United States...United States QuickFacts provides statistics for all states and counties, and...Health Economy Transportation Income & Poverty Businesses Geograph...
https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/US/PST045219

...income, earnings, income inequality & poverty in the United States based on information...Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Inc...
https://www.census.gov/library/visualizations/2019/demo/p60-266.html

Our population statistics cover age, sex, race, Hispanic origin, migration,...Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Income and Pove...
https://www.census.gov/topics/population.html

...Poverty Thresholds by Size of Family and Number of Related Children Under 18...Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Income and ...
https://www.census.gov/data/tables/time-series/demo/income-poverty/historical-poverty-thresholds.html

View and download tables on Poverty Thresholds....Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Income and Poverty Statistics of...
https://www.census.gov/data/tables/2019/demo/supplemental-poverty-measure/poverty-thresholds.html

...Statistics displayed in tables with columns and rows. Many tables are in downloadable...Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Incom...
https://www.census.gov/topics/income-poverty/poverty/data/tables.html

The U.S. poverty rate dropped from 12.3% in 2017 to 11.8% in 2018. The decrease...decrease in poverty for women-led families comprised much of this decline....Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty https://www.census.gov/library/stories/2019/09/poverty-rate-for-people-in-female-householder-families-lowest-on-record.html

The Federal Statistical System Research Data Centers are partnerships between...between federal statistical agencies and leading research institutions....Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty In...
https://www.census.gov/fsrdc

Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Income and Poverty Statistics of U.S. Businesses Survey of...
https://www.census.gov/topics/income-poverty/income.html

...working papers about poverty thresholds for Supplemental Poverty Measure....Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Income and...
https://www.census.gov/topics/income-poverty/supplemental-poverty-measure/library/working-papers/topics/thresholds.html

...median household income was not statistically different from the 2017 median...median, and the official poverty rate decreased 0.5 percentage points from 2017....Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Pov...
https://www.census.gov/newsroom/press-releases/2019/income-poverty.html

Frequently requested statistics for: Louisiana...QuickFacts Louisiana QuickFacts provides statistics for all states and counties, and...Health Economy Transportation Income & Poverty Businesses Geogr...
https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/LA

Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Income and Poverty Statistics of U.S. Businesses Survey of...
https://www.census.gov/topics/income-poverty/income-inequality.html

...earnings but more women than men live in poverty....Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Income and Poverty Statistics https://www.census.gov/library/stories/2019/09/payday-poverty-and-women.html

...increased 6.8% from 2018, and the official poverty rate decreased 1.3 percentage points...Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Inc...
https://www.census.gov/newsroom/press-releases/2020/income-poverty.html

Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Income and Poverty Statistics of U.S. Businesses Survey of...
https://www.census.gov/library/visualizations/interactive/marriage-divorce-rates-by-state.html

Detailed annual tables on poverty across a number of individual and family characteristics...Hispanic Origin Housing Income and Poverty International Trade Population Population...Projections Small Area Inc...
https://www.census.gov/data/tables/time-series/demo/income-poverty/historical-poverty-people.html

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