Community & Work Disparities
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SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income in Louisiana

SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income in Louisiana Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Louisiana is in the fourth quartile with a value of 21.9%. The following cities in Louisiana have the value, Baton Rouge 19.3% & New Orleans 20.9%.SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income Baton Rouge, 19.3%New Orleans, 20.9%

Data source. , Technical Assistance Collaborative, Priced Out, 2017 (Data is from HUD Fair Market Rents from 2016, 2016 SSI payments for individuals with disabilities living independently in the community from the SSA, HUDs median income for one person households in 2016 and number of renter households in each market area from the National Low Income Housing Coalition, 2016)
Calculation. Amount of monthly SSI income divided by an individual's total monthly income.
Note. Social Security Income (SSI) as a percent of monthly income refers to the percentage of an individual's income that is from SSI benefits.

SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income by Region
RegionSSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly Income
United States19.9%
Louisiana21.9%
Baton Rouge19.3%
New Orleans20.9%
SSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly IncomeSSI Payment as a Percentage of Monthly IncomeA bar chart listed in descending orderLouisiana    21.9New Orleans    20.9United States    19.9Baton Rouge    19.30%5%10%15%20%