Poverty-Reducing Effects of the Social Safety Net - California Poverty Measure, by Program Type and Poverty Level (California Only)

Year(s): 2013-2015

CaliforniaPercentage Points
Safety Net ProgramChild Deep PovertyChild Poverty
Earned Income Tax Credit; Child Tax Credit1.96.3
Free or Reduced Price School Meals; WIC0.92.0
Housing Subsidies1.41.5
Supplemental Security Income0.50.9
All Safety Net Programs12.714.3