U.S. Poverty Rate Quiz

Question 1
Which of the following is the most likely cause for the change in the U.S. poverty rate?

Question 2
According to the Census Bureau’s latest data, which statement is NOT true about poverty in the United States?

Question 3
Which group has the fewest people in poverty, by percentage?

Question 4
According to the Census Bureau, if a family of three has a household income of $22,314, it

Question 5
The percentage of Americans living below in poverty last year, 15.1, was


  1. Marc says:

    Doesn’t surprise me we are in so much poverty right now with the current leadership of this country.

  2. seth says:

    i think that the poverty rate would go down if todays parents instilled more motivation for sucess into thier kids.

  3. Alicia says:

    I think it’s scary that we’re in worse shape than we used to be. We are supposed to be progressing with time, but instead we’re falling. I think something needs to be done so that the poverty rate is lowered and wew can live without worry.