More than 43 million Americans, or roughly 13.5 percent of the entire population, was living in

Source:: The Lowdown

How Many Americans Live in Poverty and What Does That Actually Mean? (with Lesson Plan) 11 May,2017Matthew Green

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Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

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