Wisconsin's Poverty Rate

Wisconsin's latest poverty rate (as of 2019) is 8.4%, the 15th highest in all states. The average poverty rate in recent 10 years is 10.46%.

Year Poverty Rate Source
2019 8.4 [29]
2018 8.6 [29]
2017 9.5 [29]
2017 9.2 [29]
2016 10.7 [29]
2015 11.4 [29]
2014 10.9 [29]
2013 13.5 [29]
2013 11.0 [29]
2012 11.4 [29]
2011 13.1 [29]
2010 10.1 [29]
2009 10.8 [29]
2008 9.8 [29]
2007 11.0 [29]
2006 10.1 [29]
2005 10.2 [29]
2004 12.4 [29]
2003 9.8 [29]
2002 8.6 [29]
2001 7.9 [29]
2000 9.3 [29]
1999 8.6 [29]
1998 8.8 [29]
1997 8.2 [29]
1996 8.8 [29]
1995 8.5 [29]
1994 9.0 [29]
1993 12.6 [29]
1992 10.9 [29]
1991 9.9 [29]
1990 9.3 [29]
1989 8.4 [29]
1988 7.8 [29]
1987 9.0 [29]
1986 10.7 [29]
1985 11.6 [29]
1984 15.5 [29]
1983 10.7 [29]
1982 9.5 [29]
1981 8.1 [29]
1980 8.5 [29]

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