Human Services County Profiles
Updated: The human services county profiles highlight demographic projections, educational attainment, labor force participation, employment, income, poverty, and human services participation in each of Ohio’s 88 counties. Profiles are available for download alphabetically and by region. Scroll down for a complete list of references and downloadable data files.
Data References and Resources
Table DP05, 2009-2013 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates, U.S. Census Bureau
Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Counties of Ohio: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2003, Vintage 2003 Population Estimates, U.S. Census Bureau
Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Counties of Ohio: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013,
Employment by Sector
Labor Force Participation
Inflation Adjustment: Inflation calculated using Annual Average Consumer Price Index Research Series (CPI-U-RS) indices from 2003 to 2013
Making Ends Meet
Minimum Wage: Earnings calculated at the statewide minimum wage of $8.10 per hour, assuming an employee works 40 hours per week for 52 weeks (one year).
Federal Poverty Level: 2015 Poverty Guidelines, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Human Services Participation
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP): Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) data obtained from December 2006 and December 2013, Public Assistance Monthly Statistics (PAMS) Report from the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services (http://jfs.ohio.gov/pams/Reports/PAMS2006-12.pdf and http://jfs.ohio.gov/pams/Reports/PAMS-December_2014.stm).
Food Pantry Use: Ohio Association of Second Harvest Food Banks Annual Report, State Fiscal Years 2005-2006; Ohio Association of Food Banks Annual Report, State Fiscal Year 2014