The State of Working America 12th Edition

Per capita Social Security expenditures and the elderly poverty rate

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Chapter contents

  • Poverty measurement
    • Official poverty line
      This section contains these charts: 7A | 7B | 7C | 7D | 7E | 7F | 7G
    • Supplemental Poverty Measure
      This section contains these charts: 7.1 | 7H
    • Relative poverty
      This section contains these charts: 7I
  • The working poor
    • Poverty-level wages
      This section contains these charts: 7J | 7K
    • Job quality
      This section contains these charts: 7L
    • Work hours
      This section contains these charts: 7.2
  • Determinants of low incomes
    • The macro economy and poverty
      This section contains these charts: 7M | 7N | 7O
    • The impact of economic, demographic, and education changes on poverty rates
      This section contains these charts: 7.3 | 7P | 7Q
  • Resources for low-income Americans
    This section contains these charts: 7R | 7S | 7T
  • International comparisons
    • Poverty and the earnings distribution
      This section contains these charts: 7U | 7V | 7W | 7X | 7Y
    • Resource allocation
      This section contains these charts: 7Z | 7AA

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