Poverty rates, official and under the Supplemental Poverty Measure, by age group, 2012
|Official poverty measure||Supplemental Poverty Measure|
|Under age 18||22.3%||18.0%|
|Age 18 to 64||13.7%||15.5%|
|Age 65 and older||9.1%||14.8%|
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Note: Data in this figure differ from figures 7A and 7B because data in this figure include unrelated individuals under age 15.
Source: Authors' analysis of Short (2013, Table 1)