Poverty rates by age group and metro/nonmetro residence, 2016

Percent poor (individuals)

Bar chart with 5 groups with 2 items per group.

Group 1, Children, under 5 years.
Item 1, Nonmetro 26.8.
Item 2, Metro 20.5.
Group 2, Children, under 18 years.
Item 1, Nonmetro 23.5.
Item 2, Metro 18.8.
Group 3, Working age, 18-64 years.
Item 1, Nonmetro 16.5.
Item 2, Metro 12.7.
Group 4, Seniors, 65 years or older.
Item 1, Nonmetro 10.
Item 2, Metro 9.1.
Group 5, All ages.
Item 1, Nonmetro 16.9.
Item 2, Metro 13.6.

Source: USDA, Economic Research Service using data from the U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, 2016.