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ERIC Number: ED052419
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jun
Pages: 13
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Income and Poverty in 1970 - Advance Report. Facts and Figures on Older Americans.
Brotman, Herman B.
Using income data and poverty counts estimates derived from the current population survey, a national probability sampling of approximately 50,000 households, statistics are given on the income distribution among the aged, the impact of earnings from employment, the poverty thresholds, the total poor and near poor, the older poor: families, the older poor: unrelated individuals, and the older near poor. Tables given illustrate the following: Trend in Median Money Income of Families and Unrelated Individuals, 1960-1970; Distribution of Families and Unrelated Individuals by Money Income in 1970; Poverty Thresholds (Poor and Near Poor), Older Unrelated Individuals and Families, by Location and Sex, 1970; Number and Proportion of Families and Unrelated Individuals in Households with Incomes Below the "Poor" Poverty Threshold, All Ages and 65+, 1969 and 1970; and Number and Proportion of Families and Unrelated Individuals in Households with Incomes Below the "Poor" and "Near-Poor" Poverty Threshold, All Ages and 65+, 1970. (DB)
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Authoring Institution: Administration on Aging (DHEW), Washington, DC.
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