Concentration of Child Poverty in DC

Concentration of Child Poverty in DC

August 20, 2012

Visual comparison of the populations of Free and Reduced-Priced Meals eligible students in DC Public Schools and Fairfax County (VA) Public Schools. 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

Poverty In The US

Poverty In The US

May 29, 2012

The most common measure of poverty in the United States is the poverty threshold set by the US government. This measure recognizes poverty as a lack of those goods and services commonly taken for granted by members of mainstream society.The official threshold is adjusted for inflation using the consumer price index. Source