PovLevel

VariableValueDescriptionRecoded
PovLevelPovertyHouseholds are qualified as poor, or in poverty, when the total income of the householder's family is below the poverty threshold at the time of the survey.PovPip
PovLevelNearPoorHousehold income is between 1x and 1.5x the poverty threshold.PovPip
PovLevelMiddleHousehold income is between 1.5x and 5x the poverty threshold.PovPip
PovLevelComfHousehold income is above 5x the poverty threshold.PovPip