Information On Poverty And Income Statistics: A Summary of 2014 Current Population Survey Data. All Persons and Children below 50% of Poverty

09/16/2014

All Persons and Children below 50% of PovertyDEEP POVERTY

  • In 2013, 6.3 percent of all people, or 19.9 million people, had incomes below one-half of the poverty threshold. In 2013, 50 percent of the poverty threshold for a family of four was $11,917.
  • These 19.9 million people with incomes below one-half of the poverty threshold represent more than two-fifths (43.8 percent) of those living in poverty in 2013.
  • In 2013, 6.5 million children under 18 or 8.8 percent of all children were living in deep poverty.

View full report

Preview
Download

"ib_poverty2014.pdf" (pdf, 144.12Kb)

Note: Documents in PDF format require the Adobe Acrobat Reader®. If you experience problems with PDF documents, please download the latest version of the Reader®