A National Resource to Support Excellence in Community Action

2019 State of Poverty in Ohio Report

Ohio Association of Community Action Agencies

2019 State of Poverty in Ohio

Ohio Poverty Report

Press Conference

Announcement of press conference held to release report
The Ohio Association of Community Action Agencies, in cooperation with the Strategic Research Group, has released its 2019 State of Poverty in Ohio Report.  The report highlights obstacles Ohio families face on their journeys to becoming self-sufficient.

Read the remarks by Phil Cole, OACAA's Executive Director.

View the press conference featuring Phil Cole and Kathleen Carr, President and Partner of SRG.

Report Topics

The report combines a clear narrative, easy-to-understand infographics, and data tables to illustrate the experience of poverty in our state. By first understanding why different factors create barriers, Ohio can then create solutions to overcome those barriers.

  • Letter from the Executive Director
  • Defining Poverty including Ohio's Self-Sufficiency Calculator
  • Income
  • Transportation
  • Affordable Housing
  • The Intersection of Income, Housing and Transportation
  • Appendix with Data Tables

News coverage


Submit a Comment