Making Ends Meet 2017

Making Ends Meet: How Much Does It Cost to Support a Family in California?

This interactive tool lets you see basic family budgets for every county in our state.

California's State Corrections System

Budget Center Chartbook

State Corrections in the Wake of California’s Criminal Justice Reforms: Much Progress, More Work to Do

California Policy Analysis

An Initial Look at the New Census Data for Our State

According to the Supplemental Poverty Measure — a more accurate indicator of economic hardship — more than 7 million Californians live in poverty.