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U.S. poverty rate for families with female householder 1990-2021

Poverty rate for families with female head of household in the United States from 1990 to 2021

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Release date

September 2022

Region

United States

Survey time period

1990 to 2021

Supplementary notes

Female householder, no spouse present - with and without children under 18.
Families as of March of the following year.
The Census Bureau defines a family as follows: "A family is a group of two people or more (one of whom is the householder) related by birth, marriage, or adoption and residing together; all such people (including related subfamily members) are considered as members of one family."

Poverty is the state of one who lacks a certain amount of material possessions or money. Absolute poverty or destitution is inability to afford basic human needs, which commonly includes clean and fresh water, nutrition, health care, education, clothing and shelter.
Further information regarding the poverty threshold can be accessed here

Data prior to 2018 can be found here.

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