Poverty Rate (%), 2015
RegionValueRank
Mississippi22.11
New Mexico19.82
Louisiana19.53
Arkansas18.74
Alabama18.55
Kentucky18.36
West Virginia18.07
Arizona17.48
Georgia17.29
South Carolina16.810
Tennessee16.711
North Carolina16.412
Oklahoma16.013
Texas15.914
Florida15.815
Michigan15.716
New York15.517
California15.418
Oregon15.219
Nevada14.920
Missouri14.821
Ohio14.822
Idaho14.723
Indiana14.424
Montana14.425
Rhode Island14.126
Illinois13.627
South Dakota13.528
Maine13.229
Pennsylvania13.130
Kansas12.931
Delaware12.632
Washington12.233
Nebraska12.234
Iowa12.135
Wisconsin12.136
Colorado11.537
Massachusetts11.538
Virginia11.239
Utah11.240
New Jersey10.841
North Dakota10.742
Hawaii10.743
Wyoming10.644
Connecticut10.645
Vermont10.446
Alaska10.447
Minnesota10.248
Maryland9.949
New Hampshire8.450