Center for Public Policy Priorities (CPPP) Poverty 101 and Key Facts

CPPP is “an independent public policy organization that uses data and analysis to advocate for solutions that enable Texans of all backgrounds to reach their full potential.”  Following is a 2015 short report and 2013 presentation by the CPPP providing a primer on how “poverty” is defined, in addition to key data and statistics on poverty in Texas.

Credit: Center for Public Policy Priorities

Download Poverty 101 Short Report

Download Key Facts About Poverty and Income in Texas (2013)