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Poverty and Deep Poverty Increasing in Rural America

Description
Examines trends in poverty from 1976-2012, showing poverty and deep poverty data for the rural and urban population, and for rural and urban children. Includes discussion on the impact of the 2007-2009 recession on rural poverty rates.
Author(s)
Tracey Farrigan
Citation
Amber Waves
Date
03/2014
Type
Document
Organization
USDA Economic Research Service
Tagged as
Children and youth · Economics and the economy · Poverty · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data