Poverty rate, adults aged 65+ (percent) by race/ethnicity

The number of individuals aged 65 years and older who live in families/households with incomes below 100% of the federal poverty threshold divided by the number of individuals aged 65 years and older for whom poverty status could be determined, times 100, for the total population and by race/ethnicity.

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Last Updated January 18, 2020
Year(s) Data available for 2009-2017, except for ZIP code tabulation areas (2011-2017), city neighborhoods (2010-2017), and census tracts (2012 & 2017).
Update Frequency Annual
Source

American Community Survey 1-Year Summary Files, 2009-2017, Table(s): C17001, C17001A, C17001B, C17001C, C17001D, C17001E, C17001F, C17001G, C17001H, C17001I. American Community Survey 5-Year Summary Files, 2009-2017, Table(s): B17001, B17001A, B17001B, B17001C, B17001D, B17001E, B17001F, B17001G, B17001H, B17001I, B17020A, B17020B, B17020C, B17020D, B17020E, B17020F, B17020G, B17020H, B17020I.

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