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Fathers as Child Care Providers of Children 0-4, by Selected Characteristics: 1988

(All fathers--employed and not working)

(Numbers in thousands)
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|                                     |      |     All     |     All     |   Primary   |   Primary   |  Secondary  |  Secondary  |
|                                     |      |-------------+-------------+-------------+-------------+-------------+-------------|
|                                     |      |  No  |Total |  No  |Total |  No  | Prim |  No  | Prim |  No  | Sec  |  No  | Sec  |
|                                     | ALL  | prov |Prov<5| prov |Prov<5| prov |Prov<5| prov |Prov<5| prov |Prov<5| prov |Prov<5|
|                                     |------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|                                     | Num  | Num  | Num  |  %   |  %   | Num  | Num  |  %   |  %   | Num  | Num  |  %   |  %   |
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|ALL                                  |  6536|  5013|  1523|  76.7|  23.3|  5429|  1107|  83.1|  16.9|  6116|   420|  93.6|   6.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FAMILY's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|<$1500                               |   622|   401|   221|  64.4|  35.6|   432|   190|  69.4|  30.6|   591|    31|  95.0|   5.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  2565|  1877|   688|  73.2|  26.8|  2071|   494|  80.7|  19.3|  2367|   198|  92.3|   7.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |  1985|  1561|   423|  78.7|  21.3|  1694|   291|  85.3|  14.7|  1852|   133|  93.3|   6.7|
|--------------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500+                               |  1363|  1172|   191|  86.0|  14.0|  1230|   132|  90.3|   9.7|  1304|    58|  95.7|   4.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |     2|     2|     .| 100.0|     .|     2|     .| 100.0|     .|     2|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|< $1500                              |  2060|  1519|   541|  73.7|  26.3|  1649|   411|  80.1|  19.9|  1929|   130|  93.7|   6.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  3061|  2369|   692|  77.4|  22.6|  2584|   477|  84.4|  15.6|  2841|   220|  92.8|   7.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |   883|   703|   180|  79.6|  20.4|   765|   118|  86.6|  13.4|   821|    63|  92.9|   7.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500                                |   434|   379|    55|  87.4|  12.6|   386|    48|  89.0|  11.0|   427|     7|  98.4|   1.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+-----+-------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |    98|    44|    54|  45.2|  54.8|    44|    54|  45.2|  54.8|    98|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|POVERTY STATUS                       |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Below poverty                        |   314|   198|   116|  63.1|  36.9|   218|    95|  69.6|  30.4|   293|    20|  93.5|   6.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Above poverty                        |  6220|  4813|  1407|  77.4|  22.6|  5208|  1012|  83.7|  16.3|  5821|   399|  93.6|   6.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |     2|     2|     .| 100.0|     .|     2|     .| 100.0|     .|     2|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's AGE                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than 25                         |   447|   343|   104|  76.8|  23.2|   370|    77|  82.7|  17.3|   421|    27|  94.0|   6.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|25-34                                |  3941|  2971|   970|  75.4|  24.6|  3254|   688|  82.6|  17.4|  3655|   287|  92.7|   7.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|35+                                  |  2147|  1699|   448|  79.1|  20.9|  1805|   342|  84.1|  15.9|  2041|   106|  95.1|   4.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|NUMBER OF CHILDREN UNDER 5           |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|1                                    |  5124|  4006|  1118|  78.2|  21.8|  4318|   806|  84.3|  15.7|  4812|   312|  93.9|   6.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|2                                    |  1315|   954|   361|  72.5|  27.5|  1054|   261|  80.1|  19.9|  1212|   104|  92.1|   7.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|3                                    |    96|    53|    43|  54.8|  45.2|    56|    40|  58.7|  41.3|    92|     4|  96.1|   3.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's EDUCATION                   |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than high school                |   787|   629|   157|  80.0|  20.0|   669|   118|  85.0|  15.0|   748|    39|  95.0|   5.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|High school                          |  2384|  1695|   689|  71.1|  28.9|  1862|   522|  78.1|  21.9|  2213|   171|  92.8|   7.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 1-3                          |  1585|  1254|   331|  79.1|  20.9|  1345|   240|  84.8|  15.2|  1494|    91|  94.3|   5.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 4+                           |  1780|  1434|   345|  80.6|  19.4|  1553|   227|  87.2|  12.8|  1661|   118|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|REGION                               |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Northeast                            |  1117|   739|   379|  66.1|  33.9|   815|   303|  72.9|  27.1|  1041|    76|  93.2|   6.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Midwest                              |  1813|  1358|   455|  74.9|  25.1|  1496|   317|  82.5|  17.5|  1670|   142|  92.2|   7.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South                                |  2322|  1881|   441|  81.0|  19.0|  2003|   319|  86.3|  13.7|  2200|   122|  94.7|   5.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West                                 |  1284|  1036|   248|  80.7|  19.3|  1115|   169|  86.9|  13.1|  1205|    79|  93.8|   6.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|DIVISION                             |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|New England                          |   366|   215|   151|  58.7|  41.3|   249|   117|  67.9|  32.1|   333|    34|  90.8|   9.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Middle Atlantic                      |   751|   524|   227|  69.7|  30.3|   566|   185|  75.3|  24.7|   709|    42|  94.4|   5.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East North Central                   |  1042|   757|   285|  72.7|  27.3|   834|   208|  80.1|  19.9|   961|    81|  92.2|   7.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West North Central                   |   771|   600|   171|  77.9|  22.1|   662|   109|  85.8|  14.2|   710|    61|  92.1|   7.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South Atlantic                       |  1165|   948|   217|  81.3|  18.7|  1007|   158|  86.4|  13.6|  1106|    59|  94.9|   5.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East South Central                   |   390|   318|    72|  81.6|  18.4|   344|    46|  88.3|  11.7|   363|    26|  93.3|   6.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West South Central                   |   768|   615|   152|  80.2|  19.8|   652|   115|  85.0|  15.0|   731|    37|  95.2|   4.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Mountain                             |   326|   252|    74|  77.3|  22.7|   274|    52|  84.0|  16.0|   304|    22|  93.3|   6.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Pacific                              |   958|   784|   174|  81.9|  18.1|   842|   116|  87.9|  12.1|   901|    57|  94.0|   6.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|METROPOLITAN                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Central city                         |  1781|  1370|   411|  76.9|  23.1|  1461|   320|  82.0|  18.0|  1689|    91|  94.9|   5.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Suburb                               |  3060|  2335|   724|  76.3|  23.7|  2546|   514|  83.2|  16.8|  2845|   215|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Non-metropolitan                     |  1695|  1308|   387|  77.2|  22.8|  1422|   273|  83.9|  16.1|  1582|   114|  93.3|   6.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|RACE/ETHNICITY                       |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|White                                |  5184|  3922|  1262|  75.7|  24.3|  4235|   949|  81.7|  18.3|  4867|   317|  93.9|   6.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Black                                |   630|   509|   121|  80.8|  19.2|   547|    83|  86.9|  13.1|   592|    38|  93.9|   6.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Hispanic                             |   501|   395|   106|  78.8|  21.2|   447|    54|  89.3|  10.7|   448|    53|  89.5|  10.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Other                                |   221|   187|    34|  84.7|  15.3|   199|    22|  90.1|   9.9|   209|    12|  94.7|   5.3|
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Child Care |  Last Revised: October 04, 2011