More than one in three Californians live in or near poverty. Through its California Poverty Measure and related analyses, PPIC builds understanding of key economic challenges and their impact on households and communities, while highlighting policies that can broaden opportunity and well-being.
Income Inequality and Economic Opportunity in California
The pandemic threatens to widen the divide between rich and poor, but policy interventions can increase economic well-being and help create an equitable recovery. Learn More