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Poverty Data Update

PeriStats has been updated with data on the proportion of women and children living in poverty for each state, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. during 2013-2015. The updated data are from The Current Population Survey (CPS) which is sponsored by the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The data were retrieved from IPUMS.org, Minnesota Population Center at the University of Minnesota.

Poverty is defined as those who make less than 100% of the poverty threshold established by the US Census Bureau. The poverty threshold for a family of three was $18,552 in 2013, $18,850 in 2014 and $18,871 in 2015. Data are available for the percent of women (15-44 years) and percent of children (18 years and younger) living in poverty.

These data are available under the "Population" topic accessible from the selection tool on the left hand side of PeriStats.

Headlines

June, 2018

 Updated Birth Defects Data and State Profiles
 
  Poverty Data Update
 
 Additional data on delivery method, prenatal care, and birthweight, 2015
 

January, 2018

 2016 Health Insurance Data Update
 
 2016 Natality Data Update
 
 2015 and 2016 BRFSS Data Update
 

October, 2017

 2015 Natality Data Update
 

September, 2016

 Updated Data and PeriStats Enhancements
 

May, 2016

 Birth Defects Data Updated & Expanded
 

October, 2015

 2013 Infant Mortality & 2014 BRFSS Data
 

September, 2015

 2011 and 2012 Infant Mortality Data Updated
 

July, 2015

 Expanded PRAMS Data Now Available
 

May, 2015

 MMWR Article About Tdap Vaccine Coverage
 
 2013 Natality Data Updated
 

December, 2014

 Birth Defects Data Now Available on PeriStats
 

August, 2014

 PRAMS Data Updated for 2011
 

June, 2014

 March of Dimes 2014 Hispanic Report
 
 2012 Natality and 2010 Infant Mortality Data Updated
 

May, 2014

 PRAMS Data Updated for 2009 and 2010
 

August, 2013

 Fetal and Perinatal Mortality Data Updated
 

October, 2011

 Special Care Nursery Admissions