• Adult Children Exposed to Domestic Violence
  • Runaway & Homeless Youth Toolkit
  • Prevent Intimate Partner Violence
  • Violence Against Women Resource Library
  • Domestic Violence and Housing Technical Assistance Consortium
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Project
  • Building Comprehensive Solutions
  • National Resource Center on Domestic Violence

Single Mother Poverty in the United States in 2010

General Material

This fact sheet draws on Census Bureau data on poverty in 2010, demonstrating the severe and widespread impact of poverty in single mother families, with a poverty rate of 42.2% and an extreme poverty rate of 21.6%