Census Poverty Report

Census Poverty Report

Sep 11, 2019 | Report/Brief | Hannah Matthews

New Census data on poverty and health insurance reveal troubling signs for people with low incomes.

Sep 12, 2017 | Fact Sheet | CLASP

On September 12, 2017, the U.S. Census Bureau released poverty data from 2016. The data show that poverty and uninsurance rates declined from the previous year as a result of successful government programs. However, far too many people still live in poverty, lack access to opportunity, and face structural basis.

Sep 30, 2016 | Report/Brief | CLASP

CLASP has released a comprehensive analysis of 2015 Census data on poverty, along with policy recommendations.

Sep 13, 2016 | Fact Sheet | CLASP

This infographic sheet highlights key data from the U.S. Census Bureau's 2015 poverty data.

Sep 17, 2015 | Fact Sheet | CLASP

This infographic sheet highlights key data on child poverty, the positive effect of safety-net benefits, and racial disparities from the U.S. Census Bureau poverty report.

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