May 25, 2022

Reference: New Statistical Brief from U.S. Census: Poverty: 2009 and 2010

New from the U.S. Census.

This brief, based on the 2009 and 2010 American Community Survey results, compares poverty rates for the nation, states and large metropolitan statistical areas. The report also summarizes the distributions of income-to-poverty ratios for states and the District of Columbia.

Direct to Full Text: Poverty: 2009 and 2010 (7 pages; PDF)



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