Population Reference Bureau

Inform. Empower. Advance.

People Below the Poverty Level in the Past 12 Months (5-Year ACS) Change

Locations Change

Alabama, Alaska, and 50 other locations

Filters Change

2010-14, Percent

Sorting

Alabama 18.9%
Alaska 10.1%
Arizona 18.2%
Arkansas 19.2%
California 16.4%
Colorado 13.1%
Connecticut 10.5%
Delaware 12.0%
District of Columbia 18.2%
Florida 16.7%
Georgia 18.5%
Hawaii 11.3%
Idaho 15.6%
Illinois 14.4%
Indiana 15.5%
Iowa 12.6%
Kansas 13.8%
Kentucky 18.9%
Louisiana 19.6%
Maine 13.9%
Maryland 10.0%
Massachusetts 11.6%
Michigan 16.9%
Minnesota 11.5%
Mississippi 22.6%
Missouri 15.6%
Montana 15.3%
Nebraska 12.9%
Nevada 15.6%
New Hampshire 8.9%
New Jersey 10.7%
New Mexico 20.9%
New York 15.6%
North Carolina 17.6%
North Dakota 11.9%
Ohio 15.9%
Oklahoma 16.9%
Oregon 16.7%
Pennsylvania 13.5%
Puerto Rico 45.2%
Rhode Island 14.2%
South Carolina 18.3%
South Dakota 14.2%
Tennessee 17.8%
Texas 17.7%
Utah 12.8%
Vermont 12.0%
Virginia 11.5%
Washington 13.5%
West Virginia 18.1%
Wisconsin 13.3%
Wyoming 11.6%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Geographic Comparison Tables

Notes: Data are subject to both sampling and nonsampling error. A hyphen (-) indicates data are not available.

Back to top

Years
Distributions
Not Available
Data Type
Not Available
Notes and Sources
Update this report

Customize Report

Locations

Selected Locations [clear all]

At least one location must be selected to continue.

Indicators

  • Demographics
  • Education
  • Health
  • Households and Families
  • Housing
  • Income and Poverty
    • American Community Survey (1-Year)
    • American Community Survey (5-Year)
      • Children Under Age 18 Below Poverty Level in the Past 12 Months (5-Year ACS)
      • Households That Receive SNAP Assistance (5-Year ACS)
      • Median Family Income (5-Year ACS)
      • Median Household Income (5-Year ACS)
      • People Ages 65 and Older Below the Poverty Level in the Past 12 Months (5-Year ACS)
      • People Below the Poverty Level in the Past 12 Months (5-Year ACS)
      • Related Children Under Age 18 Below the Poverty Level in the Past 12 Months (5-Year ACS)
  • Labor Force and Commuting
  • Scientists and Engineers
  • Demographics
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Reproductive Health
At least one indicator must be selected to continue.