Connecticut's Poverty Rate

Connecticut's latest poverty rate (as of 2019) is 8.3%, the 16th highest in all states. The average poverty rate in recent 10 years is 10.0%.

Year Poverty Rate Source
2019 8.3 [29]
2018 10.2 [29]
2017 10.9 [29]
2017 10.6 [29]
2016 9.8 [29]
2015 9.1 [29]
2014 8.6 [29]
2013 11.3 [29]
2013 10.9 [29]
2012 10.3 [29]
2011 10.1 [29]
2010 8.6 [29]
2009 8.4 [29]
2008 8.1 [29]
2007 8.9 [29]
2006 8.0 [29]
2005 9.3 [29]
2004 10.1 [29]
2003 8.1 [29]
2002 8.3 [29]
2001 7.3 [29]
2000 7.7 [29]
1999 7.2 [29]
1998 9.5 [29]
1997 8.6 [29]
1996 11.7 [29]
1995 9.7 [29]
1994 10.8 [29]
1993 8.5 [29]
1992 9.8 [29]
1991 8.6 [29]
1990 6.0 [29]
1989 2.9 [29]
1988 4.0 [29]
1987 6.6 [29]
1986 6.0 [29]
1985 7.6 [29]
1984 6.9 [29]
1983 8.8 [29]
1982 8.1 [29]
1981 8.2 [29]
1980 8.3 [29]

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