Characteristics of the SEER Population Compared with the Total United States Population

This is a bar chart showing percentages of the SEER population and the U.S. population for three characteristics. The graph shows:

  1. Below Poverty Level: 15.3% of the SEER population, 15.1% of the U.S. population;
  2. Less than a High School Diploma (persons aged 25 years or more): 14.2% of the SEER population, 13.0% of the U.S. population;
  3. Foreign Born: 17.9% of the SEER population, 13.2% of the U.S. population.

* The data source for these is the 2012-2016 American Community Survey. SEER areas included in this figure are the States of Connecticut, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New Mexico, New York, Utah, Wisconsin; multi-county areas of Atlanta, rural Georgia, remaining counties of Georgia, San Francisco-Oakland, Seattle-Puget Sound, San Jose-Monterey, Los Angeles county, remaining counties of California; and American Indians/Alaska Natives in Arizona, Alaska and Cherokee Nation.

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