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Over 40 million people in the united states lived in relative poverty as of 2012 learn about the causes of relative poverty and test your. Education and income — united states, 2009 and in the united states, and relative measures of disparity in noncompletion of high school and poverty in 2005. Today, a significant number of americans suffer from poverty in this lesson, we define and discuss the difference between relative poverty and.Download