Date of this Version
QOL Series (2017) 1.
Community and Regional Planning Program; Department of Child, Youth and Family Studies, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Reaching One, Reaching All Interest Group, Nebraska Extension
Rural Futures Institute at the University of Nebraska.
PDF (ver. 1.4, Acrobat 5.x), 1.37 Mb, 16 pages, 8.5 x 11 inches.
What is poverty?
Federal definitions of poverty: the poverty line
General poverty and poverty brackets
Poverty and vulnerable populations
Child poverty (under 18 years)
Young child poverty (0 - 5 years)
School age poverty (6 - 17 years)
Elderly poverty (65+)
Comparing child, adult, and elderly poverty
Nebraska vs. United States
Poverty in children and the elderly
Poverty rates for racial/ethnic minorities
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