Income & Poverty
Annual analysis of the Census Bureau’s family income data.
Poverty declines in most states in 2016
| 1:39 pm, September 14, 2017
The American Community Survey (ACS) data released today shows that the decline in the national poverty rate was felt in nearly every state.
Posted on September 14, 2017 | 1:19 pm
Poverty declined modestly in 2016; government programs continued to keep tens of millions out of poverty
Posted on September 12, 2017 | 4:20 pm
New census data show strong 2016 earnings growth across-the-board, with black and Hispanic workers seeing the fastest growth for second consecutive year
Posted on September 12, 2017 | 2:40 pm