Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage of People with and without Disabilities Below the Poverty Level, Age 18 to 64 in Washington

People with Disabilities Below the Poverty Level in Washington Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Washington is in the first quartile with a value of 27.7%. The following cities in Washington have the value, Seattle 31.2%, Spokane 38.5% & Tacoma 32.2%.People with Disabilities Below the Poverty Level Seattle, 31.2%Spokane, 38.5%Tacoma, 32.2% People without Disabilities Below the Poverty Level in Washington Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Washington is in the first quartile with a value of 27.7%. The following cities in Washington have the value, Seattle 31.2%, Spokane 38.5% & Tacoma 32.2%.People without Disabilities Below the Poverty Level Seattle, 11.6%Spokane, 16.9%Tacoma, 14.6%

Data source. , ACS, 5 year Estimates, Table C18130, Age by Disability Status by Poverty Status.
Calculation. Number in each group (people with disabilities or people without disabilities) who are below the poverty level divided by the total population of each group.
Note. The poverty level refers to income that is below a minimum threshold based on family size and composition.

Percentage of People with and without Disabilities Below the Poverty Level, Age 18 to 64 by Region
RegionPeople with Disabilities Below the Poverty LevelPeople without Disabilities Below the Poverty Level
Washington26.3%10.8%
United States27.7%12.6%
Seattle31.2%11.6%
Spokane38.5%16.9%
Tacoma32.2%14.6%