Individuals in poverty in the Virgin Islands

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Individuals in poverty

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: Proportion of total population with total income below the federal poverty threshold.

Data Source: Virgin Islands Community Survey, Eastern Caribbean Center, University of the Virgin Islands. Table 1-16

Footnotes: Income and poverty data are based on the preceding year.  For example, 2013 poverty levels are based on income earned in 2012.