Poverty

11.3% of women in Virginia live in poverty. The national figure is 12.0%.

31.8% of female-headed households in Virginia live in poverty.

National figure: 33.8%

9.4% of women 65 and older in Virginia live in poverty.

National figure: 11.1%

Wage Gap

Women in Virginia typically make $0.79 for every dollar paid to men. The national figure is $0.82.

Black women in Virginia typically make $0.60 cents for every dollar paid to white men.

National figure: $0.62

Latina women in Virginia typically make $0.53 cents for every dollar paid to white men.

National figure: $0.54

Health Insurance

10.6% of women aged 19-64 in Virginia are uninsured. Nationally, 11.0% are uninsured.
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