CHN Analyses and Publications

This page is a compilation of originally produced reports, analyses, and publications by the Coalition on Human Needs.

2015 Census and Poverty National Report (released fall 2016)

The High Cost of Being Poor in the U.S.: Anti-Poverty Programs Help Alleviate Costs, But More Must Be Done to Reduce Burdens

2015 Census and Poverty State Reports (released fall 2016)

State Reports-Census Poverty Data

2014 Census and Poverty State Reports (released fall 2015)

State Reports – Census Poverty Data

2014 Census and Poverty National Report (released fall 2015)

Economic Growth Leaves the Poorest Americans Behind (9/21/15)

2013 Census and Poverty State Reports (released fall 2014)

State Reports – Census Poverty Data

2013 Census and Poverty Report (released fall 2014)

New Census Data Confirm Millions Are Still Being Left Behind (9/19/14)

2012 Census and Poverty Report (released fall 2013)

New Census Data Confirms Our Economy Isn’t Working (9/19/13)

2012 SAVE for All Fact Sheets on Sequestration

Fact Sheets for All 50 States (PDF)

State Fact Sheet Main Page

Report 2012: The Budget

Self-Inflicted Wounds: Protecting Families and Our Economy from Bad Budget Choices (3/29/12)

Connecticut: Helping the People of Connecticut During Tight Budget Times (April 2012)

Florida: Helping the People of Florida During Tight Budget Times (Spring 2012)

Illinois: Helping the People of Illinois During Tight Budget Times (April 2012)

Iowa: Helping the People of Iowa During Tight Budget Times (Spring 2012)

Massachusetts: Helping the People of Massachusetts During Tight Budget Times (Spring 2012)

Michigan: Helping the People of Michigan During Tight Budget Times (Spring 2012)

Nebraska: Helping the People of Nebraska During Tight Budget Times (Spring 2012)

Ohio: Helping the People of Ohio During Tight Budget Times (Spring 2012)

Pennsylvania: Helping the People of Pennsylvania During Tight Budget Times (Spring 2012)

Virginia: Helping the People of Virginia During Tight Budget Times (Spring 2012)

The Economy

The Recession Generation: Preventing Long-term Damage from Child Poverty and Young Adult Joblessness (7/23/10)

Read the Press Release (7/26/10)

Towards Shared Recovery: Essential Steps to Reverse a Long and Deep Recession (updated 12/8/08)

Budget Cuts

CHN: A Better Budget for All: Saving Our Economy and Helping Those in Need (2/25/11)

  • Visit the “A Better Budget for All” webpage

Press Release: New Report Shows Millions of People Would Suffer Under House Budget Plan (2/25/11)

CHN & ECAP: First Things First for America: The President’s Budget Makes the Wrong Choices (February 2007) 
National & state reports available

CHN: State Fact Sheets – How Budget Cuts Will Affect Your State (1/13/06)

2006 Budget

CHN Press Release: The Wrong Choices: The President’s Budget Plan Hurts Children, Elderly, Disabled, and Low-Income People While Protecting the Affluent (html) (2/7/05)

How to Talk About the Impact of Federal Budget Cuts on the People in Your State (html) (updated 2/1/05)