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 100 and 199% the poverty threshold.PovPip
PovLevelMiddleHousehold income is between 200 and 399% the poverty threshold.PovPip
PovLevelComfHousehold income is at least 400% the poverty threshold.PovPip