Poverty & Welfare

Poverty Data

Poverty data come from a variety of different sources. Learn about them and get recommendations on which one to use.

Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

We encourage users to read the description of confidence intervals and how they affect the use of these estimates.

Annual Social and Economic Supplement (Current Population Survey)

American Community Survey (ACS)

Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP)

Welfare Data

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