National Priorities Project
nominated for 2014 Nobel Peace Prize
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Active Year: 2012
Number and percentage of people estimated to be living in poverty during a given year. Data are based on the Census Bureau's annual American Community Survey. The U.S. poverty thresholds change annually and are published here. Data are available at the state level and go back to 2005.