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Immigrants in California

By Cesar Alesi Perez, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Hans Johnson

4 days ago ... COVID-19 · Drought · Housing · Immigrants in California · Poverty & Inequality. Centers ... Photo of a multi-generational family ...


Priorities for California’s Water

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Sarah Bardeen, Alvar Escriva-Bou ...

Nov 30, 2022 ... Fish and wildlife populations that are in poor shape tend to be less resilient to increasing drought intensity, struggling to survive ...

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Poverty in California

By Caroline Danielson, Patricia Malagon, Sarah Bohn

Oct 26, 2022 ... About 4.5 million Californians remain under the CPM poverty line (about $36,900 yearly for a family of four). Child poverty plunged from 17.6% ...


Who’s in Poverty in California?

It shows poverty rates by age, education, employment, family composition, immigrant status, and race/ethnicity. The CPM is a joint research effort between PPIC ...


Making Sense of California’s Economy

By Sarah Bohn, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Julien Lafortune, Vicki Hsieh

The US and California responded to the COVID crisis with massive aid to families and businesses, which lowered poverty and reduced income inequality—albeit ...

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Financing California’s Public Schools

By Julien Lafortune, Joseph Herrera

Federal pandemic aid and increased state funding have contributed to record K–12 funding levels. In 2021–22, state, local, and federal funding for California K– ...


The Role of CalFresh in Stabilizing Family Incomes

By Caroline Danielson, Tess Thorman

Sep 30, 2022 ... In California, families are eligible for CalFresh (as SNAP is known in California) when their incomes fall under the federal poverty line ...