Self-Sufficiency Standard by State

Find the Self-Sufficiency Standard for Your State

The Self-Sufficiency Standard defines how much families need to meet basic without the help of public or private assistance. To get the Self-Sufficiency Standard research for your state, click on the state below or use the state data text page. This map uses Flash. For best results, you need to be running the most current browser version available or use the state data text page.