TITLE

The Poor Get Poorer

PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Mothering;Jan/Feb2004, Issue 122, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an overview of poverty statistics released by the U.S. Census Bureau on September 26, 2003.
ACCESSION #
12179475

 

Related Articles

  • U.S. Census reports poverty hitting Black America the hardest. BARKER, CYRIL JOSH // New York Amsterdam News;9/22/2011, Vol. 102 Issue 38, p3 

    The article reports on the U.S. Census data which reveals that poverty has increased 11 percent across the nation which hit Black Americans the hardest.

  • DWP just misses child poverty targets. Conrad, Mark // Public Finance;3/10/2006, p8 

    The article reports on the child poverty issues in Great Britain. The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) almost failed to hit its target of reducing child poverty in Great Britain in 2005. The Office for National Statistics accounted the number of households with below-average incomes and is...

  • India's 15th Census May Help Direct Aid to Poorest. DAIGLE, KATY // India -- West;2/18/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 13, pA33 

    The article reports on the 15th national census in India which aims to identify areas where poverty is high and where high numbers of people are unable to read or to work.

  • 1 mln more children living in poverty since 2009, new census data released today shows.  // Biomedical Market Newsletter;9/30/2011, Vol. 21, p771 

    The article reports on the study by researchers from the Carsey Institute at the University of New Hampshire which reveals that more then one million children in the U.S. joined the ranks of those living in poverty between 2009 and 2010.

  • What's Poverty? Kettl, Donald F. // Governing;Oct1999, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p14 

    Deals with the government debate over the statistical measurement of poverty during the 2000 U.S. census. History of the existing federal poverty measure; Concerns among Democrats and liberals; Alternative measures of poverty.

  • Census statistics don't measure pain of poverty. Korson, Gerald // Our Sunday Visitor;9/14/2008, Vol. 97 Issue 20, p5 

    The article reports on the annual report on domestic poverty released by the U.S. Census on August 26, 2008, which revealed that poverty rate did not increase significantly between 2006 and 2007 and that the number of people who lacked health insurance dropped by 1.3 million. Father Larry...

  • RECENT RELEASES.  // South Dakota Business Review;Dec2002, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p8 

    Presents information on public reports released in South Dakota as of December 2002. 'Census Analysis Tracts 100 Years of Change,' released by the Census Bureau; '2002 State Population Estimates'; '1999 School District Poverty Estimates.'

  • News roundup: National.  // Education Week;10/18/95, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p4 

    Reports that poverty rate for children under 18 dropped significantly from 1993 to 1994 as found by the US Bureau of Census. Decline in the proportion of children living under poverty level.

  • Deciding Who's Poor. Bergmann, Barbara R. // Dollars & Sense;Mar/Apr2000, Issue 228, p36 

    Offers a look on the performance of the United States (US) Census Bureau regarding the decisions on who is poor and who is not. Complaints about the methodology in determining poverty lines in the US in the 1960s; Information on polling-based methods; Details on a detailed basic budget methods.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics