Washington's Poverty Rate

Washington's latest poverty rate (as of 2019) is 7.0%, the 23rd highest in all states. The average poverty rate in recent 10 years is 10.66%.

Year Poverty Rate Source
2019 7.0 [29]
2018 8.6 [29]
2017 10.9 [29]
2017 9.9 [29]
2016 11.0 [29]
2015 11.4 [29]
2014 12.0 [29]
2013 12.2 [29]
2013 12.0 [29]
2012 11.6 [29]
2011 12.5 [29]
2010 11.6 [29]
2009 11.7 [29]
2008 10.4 [29]
2007 10.2 [29]
2006 8.0 [29]
2005 10.2 [29]
2004 11.4 [29]
2003 12.6 [29]
2002 11.0 [29]
2001 10.7 [29]
2000 10.8 [29]
1999 9.6 [29]
1998 8.9 [29]
1997 9.2 [29]
1996 11.9 [29]
1995 12.5 [29]
1994 11.7 [29]
1993 12.1 [29]
1992 11.2 [29]
1991 9.5 [29]
1990 8.9 [29]
1989 9.6 [29]
1988 8.7 [29]
1987 10.0 [29]
1986 12.9 [29]
1985 12.0 [29]
1984 11.3 [29]
1983 10.8 [29]
1982 12.9 [29]
1981 11.3 [29]
1980 12.7 [29]

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