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Demographic Data Report by State
Poverty: Families below poverty
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 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 9.5 7,541,196 N/A
Wyoming 6.8 10,177 10
Wisconsin 7.2 106,215 14
West Virginia 12.7 60,372 47
Washington 6.9 127,119 11
Virginia 7.1 148,809 13
Vermont 6.6 10,278 6
Utah 6.8 49,835 9
Texas 11.3 759,269 42
Tennessee 11.1 190,006 40
South Dakota 8.1 17,672 23
South Carolina 10.9 138,061 39
Rhode Island 8.6 21,872 26
Puerto Rico 40.3 326,456 52
Pennsylvania 8.4 271,519 24
Oregon 8.4 85,884 25
Oklahoma 11.3 110,424 43
Ohio 9.9 293,555 34
North Dakota 6.2 11,700 4
North Carolina 10.6 274,254 37
New York 10.4 479,951 36
New Mexico 14.5 71,675 50
New Jersey 7.2 160,148 15
New Hampshire 4.6 16,133 1
Nevada 9.4 65,845 31
Nebraska 7.2 35,008 17
Montana 8.0 21,178 22
Missouri 9.4 145,021 30
Mississippi 15.5 113,813 51
Minnesota 5.9 82,301 2
Michigan 9.9 247,982 33
Massachusetts 7.0 115,654 12
Maryland 6.1 89,608 3
Maine 7.3 25,498 19
Louisiana 14.5 161,046 49
Kentucky 13.0 147,322 48
Kansas 7.8 57,248 20
Iowa 7.2 58,018 16
Indiana 9.3 154,642 29
Illinois 8.9 276,102 27
Idaho 9.1 38,535 28
Hawaii 6.4 20,522 5
Georgia 11.3 285,289 41
Florida 10.0 497,783 35
District of Columbia 12.2 15,141 44
Delaware 7.9 18,981 21
Connecticut 6.8 61,049 8
Colorado 6.6 90,570 7
California 9.6 862,463 32
Arkansas 12.4 94,963 46
Arizona 10.8 182,110 38
Alaska 7.3 12,167 18
Alabama 12.3 150,409 45
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/20/2021 9:49 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.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page. Puerto Rico is being treated as a Health Service Area for this data presentation.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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