Pennsylvania

Poverty

12.8% of women in Pennsylvania live in poverty. The national figure is 12.8%.

35.8% of single mothers in Pennsylvania live in poverty.

National figure: 35.6%

9.3% of women 65 and older in Pennsylvania live in poverty.

National figure: 10.6%

Wage Gap

Women in Pennsylvania typically make $0.79 for every dollar paid to men. The national figure is $0.80.

Black women in Pennsylvania typically make 68 cents for every dollar paid to white men. 

National figure: $0.63

Latina women in Pennsylvania typically make 57 cents for every dollar paid to white men.

National figure: $0.54

Health Insurance

6.2% of women aged 18-64 in Pennsylvania are uninsured. Nationally, 10.6% are uninsured.

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