The gauge defines "economic insecurity" as experiencing unemployment at some point in their working lives, or a year or more of reliance on government aid such as food stamps or income below 150 percent of the poverty line. Measured across all races, the risk of economic insecurity rises to 79 percent.Marriage rates are in decline across all races, and the number of white mother-headed households living in poverty has risen to the level of black ones.
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