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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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EmploymentTANF
EducationViolent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)
IsolationProperty Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)
Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 301

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Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 20     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 14     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 14     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 8.2  2.4   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 22     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 33     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 15  12   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 28     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 26     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 21  13   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 4.7     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 3.5     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 3.6     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 4.0  1.9   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 65     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 78     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 79     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 84  5.4   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 27     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 20     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 14     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 5.3  2.1   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 99     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 97  4.3   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 48     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 48  4.9   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 62,332     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 90,201     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 127,925     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 145,255  38,399   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 45     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 42     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 14  0.3   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 529     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 506     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 508     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 491     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 509     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 505     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 467     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 438     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 421     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 473     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 592     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 626     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 614     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 610     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 574     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 502     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 458     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 237     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 221     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 194     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 197     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 218     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 202     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 171     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 168     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 137     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 144     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 158     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 126     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 121     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 117     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 95     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 78     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 68     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 13     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 12     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 11     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 11     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 9.5     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 9.2     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 8.9     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 11     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 10     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 8.4     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 8.1     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 8.3     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 8.6     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 10     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 5.9     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 6.0     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 4.2     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 52     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 47     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 52     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 52     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 42     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 40     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 47     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 47     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 47     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 53     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 42     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 49     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 60     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 52     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 65     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 60     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 58     49 12 844

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Prepared by NeighborhoodInfo DC (revised August 16, 2017).
 
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