This interactive map provides data for every state on the percent of all people living in poverty, based on the 2016 American Community Survey (ACS). You can scroll over a state on the map to view the percent of all people and the percent of children (under age 18) below poverty and below 185% of poverty. The margin of error for each estimate is shown in parentheses.
Explore the interactive, searchable poverty tables by state:
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Source: FRAC analysis of 2016 American Community Survey (ACS) data.