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Rank
Indicator
7
Number of homeless people
 
Comment: Official figures are probably an underestimate because they do not include people have not made their situation known by asking the District Council for help.
 
Used by:
Fife Regional Council
Data source:
Population Censuses, Homelessness in Scotland: Scottish Office
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
City of Toronto, Department of Public Health
 
Keywords: availability, basic needs, connectedness, economy, homeless, housing, low income, mental illness, poverty, public shelters, shelter
 
 
7
Number and value of business loans in low income area
 
Used by:
City of Pasadena
Data source:
Unspecified
 
Keywords: banking, business, economy, equity, finance, investments, low income
 
 
7
Percent of jobs that pay a liveable wage for a family of two
 
Used by:
Maine Development Foundation
Data source:
Maine Economic Growth Council; Maine Department of Labor
 
Keywords: basic needs, economy, income, low income, poverty, wages
 
 
7
Percent of jobs that did not pay a self-sufficiency wage
 
Used by:
Silicon Valley - Working Partnerships USA
Data source:
Economic Policy Institute and Wider Opportunities for Women
 
Keywords: basic needs, economy, income, jobs, low income, poverty
 
 
6
Children living in poverty
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
US Census Bureau
 
Sustainable Seattle
US Census
 
Keywords: children, economy, family, income, low income, poverty, youth
 
 
6
Population areas with poverty more than 1.5 times state rate
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
US Census Bureau
 
Keywords: economy, income, low income, poverty
 
 
6
Low-income renters paying more than 30 percent of income on rent
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
US Census Bureau
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Keywords: affordable, cost, housing, low income, rental
 
 
5
People living below the poverty line
 
Comment: Underestimate because: does not take into account dependents and partners who are also being supported, perhaps 25% of those eligible do make claims, and those paid in work may be on very low earnings.
 
Used by:
Fife Regional Council
Data source:
Fife Regional Council: a Social Needs Strategy, Reid Howe Association: Income Deprivation
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
South Puget Sound - Sustainable Community Roundtable
1990 Census
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Statistics Canada
 
Keywords: basic needs, economic security, economy, income, low income, poverty, public assistance
 
 
5
Food stamp recipients
 
Comment: Relies on national standards
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Department of Social Service, 'Annual Report'; SC State Data Center
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Daily Bread Food Bank
 
Keywords: AFDC, basic needs, charity, economy, food, income, low income, poverty, public assistance, subsidized
 
 
5
Low-income housing with severe physical problem
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
MN Housing Finance Agency
 
Keywords: affordable, condition, housing, low income, subsidized
 
 
4
Students eligible for free or reduced price lunch
 
Comment: Not all those eligible may be applying.
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Department of Education, 'Ranking of Counties and School Districts'
 
Jacksonville Community Council Inc.
Unspecified
 
Keywords: children, economy, education, food, income, low income, poverty, public assistance, schools, student, subsidized, youth
 
 
4
Number or percent of residents receiving welfare assistance
 
Used by:
Alberta Treasury
Data source:
Alberta Department of Family and Social Services
 
Hamilton-Wentworth Regional Council
Region of Hamilton-Wentworth, Community Services Department
 
City of Pasadena
Unspecified
 
Healthy City Office - Corporation of the City of Toronto
Municipality of Toronto, Community Services Department
 
Keywords: basic needs, charity, economy, income, low income, poverty, public assistance, subsidized, welfare
 
 
4
Households with incomes more than 200 percent above poverty line
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
US Census Bureau
 
Keywords: economy, income, low income, poverty
 
 
4
Children receiving AFDC
 
Used by:
Community Planning Council of Greenville County
Data source:
SC Department of Social Services, SC State Data Center
 
Keywords: AFDC, children, economy, family, income, low income, poverty, public assistance, welfare, youth
 
 
4
AFDC recipients on more than 24 consecutive months
 
Used by:
Minnesota Planning
Data source:
Minnesota Department of Human Services
 
Keywords: AFDC, children, economy, family, income, low income, poverty, public assistance, welfare, youth