Poverty

11.6% of women in Vermont live in poverty. The national figure is 12.0%.

30.7% of female-headed households in Vermont live in poverty.

National figure: 33.8%

11.1% of women 65 and older in Vermont live in poverty.

National figure: 11.1%

Wage Gap

Women in Vermont typically make $0.85 for every dollar paid to men. The national figure is $0.82.

Wage gap data for Black women in Vermont is not available.

National figure: $0.62

Latina women in Vermont typically make $0.81 cents for every dollar paid to white men.

National figure: $0.54

Health Insurance

4.0% of women aged 19-64 in Vermont are uninsured. Nationally, 11.0% are uninsured.
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