U.S. Census Bureau Records Improvements In Income, Poverty And Health Coverage

Posted: September 12, 2017 in poverty
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The U.S. Census Bureau released a trio of reports Tuesday on income, poverty and health insurance coverage. All three measures showed improvement. Real median household income increased by 3.2 percent in 2016 over the previous year, and now stands at just over $59,000. The official poverty rate fell for the second year in a row to 12.7 percent.

via Economy : NPR http://ift.tt/2w5Yc1p

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