poverty information on MN seniors
If you would like statistical information, the U.S. Census Bureau maintains a web site which includes data that would be applicable:
According to Table S1701, 8.3% of individuals over 65 in Minnesota (approximately 54,448 people) have incomes below the poverty level. The table gives a margin of error of +/- 0.5
For additional information, you could try searching databases such as Academic Search Premier, SocIndex or Solar. You might also try our subscription database ProQuest Newsstand Complete which has full-text articles from the Star Tribune.
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