Perceptions of ineligibility, confusion about how to enroll, and a lack of services in local communities kept more than 12.5 million experiencing food challenges from getting any help at all.
18%—or 46 million adults—have just one or no trustworthy person they can approach for help like a ride to the airport, emotional support, assistance when sick, or watching a child in an emergency.
Sixty percent of Americans say discrimination against Asian Americans is higher now compared with a year ago. Most Asian Americans report feeling unsafe in public because of their race at least occasionally.
Americans are still more likely to say that police violence is a serious problem than they were before George Floyd’s death, but few think the focus on the issue is creating lasting change.
One in three Americans who were living below the federal poverty line before the pandemic report their personal finances are even worse off now.