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Demographic Data Report by State
Poverty: Families below poverty
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
Sorted by Name
State
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Value (Percent)
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Families (Below Poverty)
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Rank within US
(of 52 states)
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United States 8.9 7,181,779 N/A
Alabama 11.4 140,954 44
Alaska 7.1 12,206 19
Arizona 9.5 166,830 36
Arkansas 11.6 87,866 45
California 8.7 791,378 31
Colorado 6.1 85,236 5
Connecticut 6.8 61,578 15
Delaware 7.7 18,975 25
District of Columbia 11.6 15,262 46
Florida 9.3 492,758 35
Georgia 10.3 266,936 40
Hawaii 6.5 21,498 9
Idaho 7.5 33,885 23
Illinois 8.3 259,285 28
Indiana 8.6 145,499 30
Iowa 7.0 55,923 17
Kansas 7.6 55,879 24
Kentucky 11.9 134,623 47
Louisiana 14.0 156,479 50
Maine 6.6 22,964 11
Maryland 6.2 93,462 6
Massachusetts 6.6 113,046 12
Michigan 8.9 224,272 32
Minnesota 5.6 78,847 2
Mississippi 14.5 106,360 51
Missouri 8.5 131,137 29
Montana 7.5 20,077 21
Nebraska 6.6 32,008 10
Nevada 9.1 66,571 33
New Hampshire 4.7 16,505 1
New Jersey 7.0 163,596 18
New Mexico 13.8 68,639 49
New York 9.8 461,701 38
North Carolina 9.7 254,609 37
North Dakota 6.3 11,762 7
Ohio 9.3 275,595 34
Oklahoma 11.0 107,959 43
Oregon 7.5 78,185 22
Pennsylvania 8.0 261,498 27
Puerto Rico 39.2 309,508 52
Rhode Island 7.4 19,630 20
South Carolina 10.4 134,181 41
South Dakota 7.7 16,643 26
Tennessee 10.3 178,113 39
Texas 10.7 757,317 42
Utah 5.9 45,141 3
Vermont 6.0 9,411 4
Virginia 6.8 144,243 14
Washington 6.5 122,530 8
West Virginia 12.0 54,024 48
Wisconsin 6.6 98,820 13
Wyoming 6.8 9,883 16
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 05/30/2024 4:16 pm.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Poverty: Families below poverty, see the dictionary.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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