Share of the poor in "deep poverty," 1975–2010
Note: Shaded areas denote recessions.
Source: Authors' analysis of Current Population Survey Annual Social and Economic Supplement Historical Poverty Tables (Tables 2 and 22)
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Poverty rates, official and under the Supplemental Poverty Measure, by age group, 2010 »