Kansas

Poverty

12.50% of women in Kansas live in poverty. The national figure is 12.40%.

34.70% of female-headed households in Kansas live in poverty.

National figure: 34.4%

8.80% of women 65 and older in Kansas live in poverty.

National figure: 10.5%

Wage Gap

Women in Kansas typically make $0.77 for every dollar paid to men. The national figure is $0.80.

Black women in Kansas typically make $0.65 cents for every dollar paid to white men.

National figure: $0.61

Latina women in Kansas typically make $0.52 cents for every dollar paid to white men.

National figure: $0.53

Health Insurance

11.50% of women aged 18-64 in Kansas are uninsured. Nationally, 10.80% are uninsured.

It's time for change, and we must act now. Time's up.