Poverty in America

Poverty in America

July 19, 2012

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who is in pocerty. If a family’s total income is less than the family’s threshold, then that family and every individual in it is considered in poverty. Source

State of the USA

State of the USA

June 17, 2012

This infographic provides visual data for the rate of insecurity, obesity, SNAP participation and poverty in the U.S by state. It shows, in each category, which States are in the above the national average. Source