This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.
Proportion of population earning less than 50 percent of the poverty level
In the United States, the U.S. Census Bureau defines “deep poverty” as living in a household with a total cash income below 50 percent of its poverty threshold.
City of Los Angeles
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|WCCD/ISO 37120 Indicators on City Data Alignment|
|Data last updated||2019-10-03: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|
|Metadata last updated||2019-10-04: see changes on GitHub opens in a new window|