2011 Latino Poverty AnalysisNCLR, (September 2012)
Issue: Economy and Employment, Census, Wealth Building
Publication Type: Fact Sheet
On September 12, 2012, the U.S. Census Bureau released new data measuring poverty in the U.S. during 2011. The statistics show that poverty declined among Latinos but was unchanged among all Americans. Latinos were the only racial or ethnic group to experience a decline in the poverty rate. The following is an analysis of the latest poverty data among Latino families.