Geographic Variation in Poverty across California Tess Thorman August 14 2018 Poverty in California varies dramatically by region. PPIC's new interactive maps show these disparities across counties and US congressional, state senate, and state assembly districts.
Testimony: Safety Net Plays Key Role in Reducing Poverty Sarah Bohn February 14 2018 Poverty is high in California, and it has not improved as much as the economy has.
Examining the Federal EITC’s Impact on Poverty Tess Thorman, Caroline Danielson, Sarah Bohn January 25 2018 The federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) keeps hundreds of thousands of Californians out of poverty. But its role varies widely across regions.
College Graduates Have Higher Net Worth Hans Johnson July 12 2017 In California, median household net worth is almost four times higher for adults with at least a bachelor’s degree ($356,000) than for high school graduates ($95,000).