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Accession Number PB2013-103600
Title Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates (SAIPE): 2011 Highlights.
Publication Date Dec 2012
Media Count 28p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract This document presents 2011 data from the Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates (SAIPE) program of the U.S. Census Bureau. The SAIPE program produces poverty estimates for the total population and median household income estimates annually for all counties and states. SAIPE data also produces single-year poverty estimates for the school-age population (age 5-17) for all school districts in the U.S. The main objective of the SAIPE program is to provide timely, reliable estimates of income and poverty statistics for the administration of federal programs and the allocation of federal funds to local jurisdictions. Some state and local programs also use SAIPE income and poverty estimates to distribute funds and manage programs. Due to the comprehensive geographic coverage and one-year focus, SAIPE data can be used to analyze geographic variation in poverty and income, as well as changes over time. The purpose of this document is to highlight several key aspects of such analysis.
Keywords Census
Federal programs
Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates(SAIPE)

Source Agency Department of Commerce, Bureau of Census
NTIS Subject Category 92C - Social Concerns
44C - Community & Population Characteristics
43 - Problem Solving Information for State & Local Governments
Corporate Author Bureau of the Census, Washington, DC. Small Area Estimates Branch.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1308
Contract Number N/A

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