Louisiana's Poverty Rate

Louisiana's latest poverty rate (as of 2019) is 17.9%, the 29th highest in all states. The average poverty rate in recent 10 years is 20.22%.

Year Poverty Rate Source
2019 17.9 [29]
2018 19.0 [29]
2017 21.4 [29]
2017 20.5 [29]
2016 20.2 [29]
2015 18.6 [29]
2014 23.1 [29]
2013 21.2 [29]
2013 19.2 [29]
2012 21.1 [29]
2011 21.1 [29]
2010 21.5 [29]
2009 14.3 [29]
2008 18.2 [29]
2007 16.1 [29]
2006 17.0 [29]
2005 18.3 [29]
2004 16.8 [29]
2003 17.0 [29]
2002 17.5 [29]
2001 16.2 [29]
2000 17.2 [29]
1999 19.2 [29]
1998 19.1 [29]
1997 16.3 [29]
1996 20.5 [29]
1995 19.7 [29]
1994 25.7 [29]
1993 26.4 [29]
1992 24.5 [29]
1991 19.0 [29]
1990 23.6 [29]
1989 23.3 [29]
1988 22.8 [29]
1987 25.1 [29]
1986 22.0 [29]
1985 18.1 [29]
1984 20.6 [29]
1983 21.5 [29]
1982 22.7 [29]
1981 22.0 [29]
1980 20.3 [29]

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