Poverty

http://ohioline.ag.ohio-state.edu/hyg-fact/5000/5701.html

1 What percent of the US population is considered poor ?

2  What groups are not included in the above number ?  How do you think this would affect the number ?

 

3  Define the following:

short term poor

long term poor

working poor

4  What group makes up the largest percentage of poor males ?  Females ?

 

http://ohioline.ag.ohio-state.edu/hyg-fact/5000/5704.html

5  What percent of the under 18 population is poor ?

 

http://ohioline.ag.ohio-state.edu/hyg-fact/5000/5707.html

6 Explain the relationship between povert, education, and job opportunities.  Use specific information