New Hampshire boasts the nation's lowest percentage of people living in poverty and maintains strong rankings in other quality-of-life measures. But 48,000 New Hampshire families with low incomes struggle to make ends meet, this issue brief finds. The brief identifies characteristics that heighten families' risk of a lower income and documents recent trends in the economic status of low-income families in the state.
New England Issue Brief No. 3
Durham, N.H. : Carsey Institute, University of New Hampshire
Churilla, Allison, "Low-Income families in New Hampshire" (2006). The Carsey School of Public Policy at the Scholars' Repository. Paper 18.
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