Links to Data For Grant Seekers
A grant application ask for data on poverty for the target population
geographic area of the problem you are trying to address.
See Free & Reduced Lunches for Douglas County
The U.S. Census Bureau
Current Poverty Survey Topics (CPS Home Page):
Detailed Poverty Tables: 2006 (links to CPS site)
Detailed Poverty Tables: Previous Years
Historical Tables from the Current Population Survey: 1959-2003
Low Income Uninsured Children by State
People 65 Years and Over by Ratio of Income to Poverty and State
CPS Definitions and Explanations
Monitoring the Healthcare Safety Net, Book 2. Data for States and Counties Community Context—Economy(Percentage of Population Below Poverty; Median Household Income ($);% Households Income Under $15,000; % Households Income Over $75,000; % Households Under $15,000 on Public Assistance Mean Public Assistance Amount ($); % Ages 16+ Not in Labor Force; % Ages 16+ Unemployed).
Kids Count Data State of Oregon, by County - Child Poverty Rate
Northwest Area Foundation - Indicators Website