21 Statistics About The Explosive Growth Of Poverty In America That Everyone Should Know | InvestmentWatch

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by Michael If the economy is getting better, then why does poverty in America continue to grow so rapidly?  Yes, the stock market has been hitting

OUR COMMON GROUND Omnibus‘s insight:

1 – According to the U.S. Census Bureau, approximately one out of every six Americans is now living in poverty.  The number of Americans living in poverty is now at a level not seen since the 1960s.

2 – When you add in the number of low income Americans it is even more sobering.  According to the U.S. Census Bureau, more than 146 million Americans are either “poor” or “low income”.

3 – Today, approximately 20 percent of all children in the United States are living in poverty.  Incredibly, a higher percentage of children is living in poverty in America today than was the case back in 1975.

4 – It may be hard to believe, but approximately 57 percent of all children in the United States are currently living in homes that are either considered to be either “low income” or impoverished.

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