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2011/2012 HHS Poverty Guidelines

For All States (Except Alaska and Hawaii) and for the District of Columbia
Size of family
unit
100
Percent
of Poverty
150
Percent
of Poverty
160
Percent
of Poverty
200
Percent
of Poverty
1 $10,890 $16,335 $17,424 $21,780
2 $14,710 $22,065 $23,536 $29,420
3 $18,530 $27,795 $29,648 $37,060
4 $22,350 $33,525 $35,760 $44,700
5 $26,170 $39,255 $41,872 $52,340
6 $29,990 $44,985 $47,984 $59,980
7 $33,810 $50,715 $54,096 $67,620
8 $37,630 $56,445 $60,208 $75,260

For family units with more than 8 members, add $6,112 for each additional member at 160 percent of poverty.

Note: For optional use in FFY 2011 and mandatory use in FFY 2012

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