% of people below the poverty line for each U.S. county.

Top 10 most poorest counties
1. Shannon County (South Dakota) - 53.2
2. East Carroll Parish (Louisiana) - 48.0
3. Humphreys County (Mississippi) - 44.9
4. Todd County (South Dakota) - 44.6
5. Clay County (Georgia) - 44.5
6. Corson County (South Dakota) - 44.2
7. Hudspeth County (Texas) - 44.1
8. Holmes County (Mississippi) - 43.5
9. Ziebach County (South Dakota) - 42.3
10. Quitman County (Mississippi) - 40.7
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