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SD Leads Nation In Native American Poverty Rate

South Dakota leads the nation in the percentage of Native Americans living below the poverty line, and more than half of the Native Americans in the state’s second largest city live in poverty, according to new U.S. Census data released Wednesday.

02/20/2013

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Census: Minn. Child Poverty Rate Hits 15 Percent

The Census Bureau is reporting that 15 percent of Minnesota’s children, or about 190,000 of them, were living in poverty last year.

11/17/2011

Minnesota's Poverty Rate

A new report from the U-S Census Bureau looks at the level of poverty across the country – including Minnesota.

09/17/2010

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