ERIC Number: EJ484109
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Families with Children and Headed by Women Fare Worst.
Lahr, Michael L.
Rural Conditions and Trends, v4 n3 p50-53 Fall 1993
Poverty rates for nonmetro families with children increased during the 1980s. Of these families, those headed by women had the highest poverty rate at 50.7% and were the household type whose rate increased most in nonmetro areas during the 1980s. Discusses differences in poverty rates and child poverty rates by county type and region. (KS)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Note: Special census issue.