How To Use

  1. Go to the Poverty Calculator.
  2. Follow the steps to create a specific poverty calculation and hit Recalculate.
  3. Copy the link to the page that you are sent to.
  4. Paste the link in the Calculation One box below.

  5. Go back to the Poverty Calculator.
  6. Follow the steps to create a different poverty calculation than in (2) and hit Recalculate.
  7. Copy the link to the page that you are sent to.
  8. Paste the link in the Calculation Two box below.

  9. Click Compare.

  10. Optional: Name your calculations using the Name One/Two boxes.

Calculation One: Name One (Optional):

Calculation Two: Name Two (Optional):


2013 without Social Security

Overall
    Poverty Amount 74.717 million
    Poverty Rate 24.0%
Race
    White
        Poverty Amount 37.529 million
        Poverty Rate19.2%
        Poverty Share50.2%
        Age
            0-17
                Poverty Amount5.152 million
                Poverty Rate13.2%
                Poverty Share6.9%
            18-64
                Poverty Amount16.741 million
                Poverty Rate13.7%
                Poverty Share22.4%
            65+
                Poverty Amount15.635 million
                Poverty Rate45.8%
                Poverty Share20.9%
    Hispanic
        Poverty Amount17.904 million
        Poverty Rate33.6%
        Poverty Share24.0%
        Age
            0-17
                Poverty Amount6.805 million
                Poverty Rate38.3%
                Poverty Share9.1%
            18-64
                Poverty Amount9.238 million
                Poverty Rate28.7%
                Poverty Share12.4%
            65+
                Poverty Amount1.861 million
                Poverty Rate57.9%
                Poverty Share2.5%
    Black
        Poverty Amount13.868 million
        Poverty Rate36.9%
        Poverty Share18.6%
        Age
            0-17
                Poverty Amount4.346 million
                Poverty Rate42.6%
                Poverty Share5.8%
            18-64
                Poverty Amount7.432 million
                Poverty Rate31.4%
                Poverty Share9.9%
            65+
                Poverty Amount2.089 million
                Poverty Rate55.7%
                Poverty Share2.8%
    Asian
        Poverty Amount2.882 million
        Poverty Rate18.1%
        Poverty Share3.9%
    Multi-Racial
        Poverty Amount1.444 million
        Poverty Rate24.7%
        Poverty Share1.9%
    Native
        Poverty Amount0.900 million
        Poverty Rate39.7%
        Poverty Share1.2%
    Pacific Islander
        Poverty Amount0.191 million
        Poverty Rate20.6%
        Poverty Share0.3%
Sex
    Female
        Poverty Amount40.997 million
        Poverty Rate25.8%
        Poverty Share54.9%
        Race
            White
                Poverty Amount20.916 million
                Poverty Rate21.1%
                Poverty Share28.0%
            Hispanic
                Poverty Amount9.429 million
                Poverty Rate35.7%
                Poverty Share12.6%
            Black
                Poverty Amount7.747 million
                Poverty Rate38.6%
                Poverty Share10.4%
    Male
        Poverty Amount33.720 million
        Poverty Rate22.1%
        Poverty Share45.1%
        Race
            White
                Poverty Amount16.612 million
                Poverty Rate17.3%
                Poverty Share22.2%
            Hispanic
                Poverty Amount8.476 million
                Poverty Rate31.6%
                Poverty Share11.3%
            Black
                Poverty Amount6.121 million
                Poverty Rate34.9%
                Poverty Share8.2%
Age
    0-17
        Poverty Amount17.996 million
        Poverty Rate24.3%
        Poverty Share24.1%
        0-5
            Poverty Amount6.334 million
            Poverty Rate26.3%
             Poverty Share8.5%
         6-17
             Poverty Amount11.663 million
             Poverty Rate23.3%
             Poverty Share15.6%
    18-64
        Poverty Amount36.212 million
        Poverty Rate18.7%
        Poverty Share48.5%
        18-24
            Poverty Amount7.159 million
            Poverty Rate23.8%
            Poverty Share9.6%
        25-34
            Poverty Amount7.644 million
            Poverty Rate18.3%
            Poverty Share10.2%
        35-44
            Poverty Amount6.528 million
            Poverty Rate16.4%
            Poverty Share8.7%
        45-54
            Poverty Amount7.031 million
            Poverty Rate16.2%
            Poverty Share9.4%
        55-64
        Poverty Amount7.850 million
        Poverty Rate20.4%
        Poverty Share10.5%
    65+
        Poverty Amount20.509 million
        Poverty Rate47.4%
        Poverty Share27.4%
Disability
    Disabled
        Poverty Amount15.049 million
        Poverty Rate52.1%
        Poverty Share20.1%
        Age
            18-64
                Poverty Amount7.053 million
                Poverty Rate47.0%
                Poverty Share9.4%

2013 actual

Overall
    Poverty Amount 74.717 million
    Poverty Rate 24.0%
Race
    White
        Poverty Amount 37.529 million
        Poverty Rate19.2%
        Poverty Share50.2%
        Age
            0-17
                Poverty Amount5.152 million
                Poverty Rate13.2%
                Poverty Share6.9%
            18-64
                Poverty Amount16.741 million
                Poverty Rate13.7%
                Poverty Share22.4%
            65+
                Poverty Amount15.635 million
                Poverty Rate45.8%
                Poverty Share20.9%
    Hispanic
        Poverty Amount17.904 million
        Poverty Rate33.6%
        Poverty Share24.0%
        Age
            0-17
                Poverty Amount6.805 million
                Poverty Rate38.3%
                Poverty Share9.1%
            18-64
                Poverty Amount9.238 million
                Poverty Rate28.7%
                Poverty Share12.4%
            65+
                Poverty Amount1.861 million
                Poverty Rate57.9%
                Poverty Share2.5%
    Black
        Poverty Amount13.868 million
        Poverty Rate36.9%
        Poverty Share18.6%
        Age
            0-17
                Poverty Amount4.346 million
                Poverty Rate42.6%
                Poverty Share5.8%
            18-64
                Poverty Amount7.432 million
                Poverty Rate31.4%
                Poverty Share9.9%
            65+
                Poverty Amount2.089 million
                Poverty Rate55.7%
                Poverty Share2.8%
    Asian
        Poverty Amount2.882 million
        Poverty Rate18.1%
        Poverty Share3.9%
    Multi-Racial
        Poverty Amount1.444 million
        Poverty Rate24.7%
        Poverty Share1.9%
    Native
        Poverty Amount0.900 million
        Poverty Rate39.7%
        Poverty Share1.2%
    Pacific Islander
        Poverty Amount0.191 million
        Poverty Rate20.6%
        Poverty Share0.3%
Sex
    Female
        Poverty Amount40.997 million
        Poverty Rate25.8%
        Poverty Share54.9%
        Race
            White
                Poverty Amount20.916 million
                Poverty Rate21.1%
                Poverty Share28.0%
            Hispanic
                Poverty Amount9.429 million
                Poverty Rate35.7%
                Poverty Share12.6%
            Black
                Poverty Amount7.747 million
                Poverty Rate38.6%
                Poverty Share10.4%
    Male
        Poverty Amount33.720 million
        Poverty Rate22.1%
        Poverty Share45.1%
        Race
            White
                Poverty Amount16.612 million
                Poverty Rate17.3%
                Poverty Share22.2%
            Hispanic
                Poverty Amount8.476 million
                Poverty Rate31.6%
                Poverty Share11.3%
            Black
                Poverty Amount6.121 million
                Poverty Rate34.9%
                Poverty Share8.2%
Age
    0-17
        Poverty Amount17.996 million
        Poverty Rate24.3%
        Poverty Share24.1%
        0-5
            Poverty Amount6.334 million
            Poverty Rate26.3%
             Poverty Share8.5%
         6-17
             Poverty Amount11.663 million
             Poverty Rate23.3%
             Poverty Share15.6%
    18-64
        Poverty Amount36.212 million
        Poverty Rate18.7%
        Poverty Share48.5%
        18-24
            Poverty Amount7.159 million
            Poverty Rate23.8%
            Poverty Share9.6%
        25-34
            Poverty Amount7.644 million
            Poverty Rate18.3%
            Poverty Share10.2%
        35-44
            Poverty Amount6.528 million
            Poverty Rate16.4%
            Poverty Share8.7%
        45-54
            Poverty Amount7.031 million
            Poverty Rate16.2%
            Poverty Share9.4%
        55-64
        Poverty Amount7.850 million
        Poverty Rate20.4%
        Poverty Share10.5%
    65+
        Poverty Amount20.509 million
        Poverty Rate47.4%
        Poverty Share27.4%
Disability
    Disabled
        Poverty Amount15.049 million
        Poverty Rate52.1%
        Poverty Share20.1%
        Age
            18-64
                Poverty Amount7.053 million
                Poverty Rate47.0%
                Poverty Share9.4%

Difference

Overall
    Poverty Amount +0.000 million
    Poverty Rate +0.0%
Race
    White
        Poverty Amount +0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
        Age
            0-17
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
            18-64
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
            65+
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
    Hispanic
        Poverty Amount+0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
        Age
            0-17
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
            18-64
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
            65+
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
    Black
        Poverty Amount+0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
        Age
            0-17
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
            18-64
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
            65+
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
    Asian
        Poverty Amount+0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
    Multi-Racial
        Poverty Amount+0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
    Native
        Poverty Amount+0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
    Pacific Islander
        Poverty Amount+0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
Sex
    Female
        Poverty Amount+0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
        Race
            White
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
            Hispanic
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
            Black
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
    Male
        Poverty Amount+0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
        Race
            White
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
            Hispanic
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
            Black
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%
Age
    0-17
        Poverty Amount+0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
        0-5
            Poverty Amount+0.000 million
            Poverty Rate+0.0%
             Poverty Share+0.0%
         6-17
             Poverty Amount+0.000 million
             Poverty Rate+0.0%
             Poverty Share+0.0%
    18-64
        Poverty Amount+0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
        18-24
            Poverty Amount+0.000 million
            Poverty Rate+0.0%
            Poverty Share+0.0%
        25-34
            Poverty Amount+0.000 million
            Poverty Rate+0.0%
            Poverty Share+0.0%
        35-44
            Poverty Amount+0.000 million
            Poverty Rate+0.0%
            Poverty Share+0.0%
        45-54
            Poverty Amount+0.000 million
            Poverty Rate+0.0%
            Poverty Share+0.0%
        55-64
        Poverty Amount+0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
    65+
        Poverty Amount+0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
Disability
    Disabled
        Poverty Amount+0.000 million
        Poverty Rate+0.0%
        Poverty Share+0.0%
        Age
            18-64
                Poverty Amount+0.000 million
                Poverty Rate+0.0%
                Poverty Share+0.0%