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Fathers as Child Care Providers of Children 5-14, by Selected Characteristics: 1988

(All fathers--employed and not working)

(Numbers in thousands)
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|                                     |      |     All     |     All     |   Primary   |   Primary   |  Secondary  |  Secondary  |
|                                     |      |-------------+-------------+-------------+-------------+-------------+-------------|
|                                     |      |      |Total |      |Total |      | Prim |      | Prim |      | Sec  |      | Sec  |
|                                     |      |  No  |Prov5-|  No  |Prov5-|  No  |Prov5-|  No  |Prov5-|  No  |Prov5-|  No  |Prov5-|
|                                     | ALL  | prov |  14  | prov |  14  | prov |  14  | prov |  14  | prov |  14  | prov |  14  |
|                                     |------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|                                     | Num  | Num  | Num  |  %   |  %   | Num  | Num  |  %   |  %   | Num  | Num  |  %   |  %   |
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|ALL                                  | 10720|  9060|  1660|  84.5|  15.5|  9779|   941|  91.2|   8.8|  9993|   727|  93.2|   6.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FAMILY's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|<$1500                               |   899|   652|   247|  72.6|  27.4|   783|   116|  87.1|  12.9|   768|   131|  85.4|  14.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  3660|  3005|   655|  82.1|  17.9|  3257|   402|  89.0|  11.0|  3403|   256|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+-------+------------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |  3465|  2985|   480|  86.1|  13.9|  3188|   278|  92.0|   8.0|  3259|   207|  94.0|   6.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500+                               |  2674|  2401|   273|  89.8|  10.2|  2534|   140|  94.8|   5.2|  2541|   133|  95.0|   5.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |    22|    17|     5|  77.1|  22.9|    17|     5|  77.1|  22.9|    22|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|< $1500                              |  2931|  2378|   553|  81.1|  18.9|  2640|   291|  90.1|   9.9|  2661|   270|  90.8|   9.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  5010|  4260|   750|  85.0|  15.0|  4529|   482|  90.4|   9.6|  4742|   268|  94.6|   5.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |  1733|  1522|   212|  87.8|  12.2|  1608|   125|  92.8|   7.2|  1647|    86|  95.0|   5.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500                                |   867|   784|    83|  90.4|   9.6|   839|    29|  96.7|   3.3|   813|    55|  93.7|   6.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |   178|   117|    62|  65.5|  34.5|   164|    14|  92.0|   8.0|   131|    47|  73.5|  26.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|POVERTY STATUS                       |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Below poverty                        |   508|   390|   118|  76.8|  23.2|   452|    56|  88.9|  11.1|   446|    62|  87.9|  12.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Above poverty                        | 10190|  8653|  1536|  84.9|  15.1|  9310|   879|  91.4|   8.6|  9525|   665|  93.5|   6.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |    22|    17|     5|  77.1|  22.9|    17|     5|  77.1|  22.9|    22|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's AGE                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than 25                         |    54|    52|     2|  96.9|   3.1|    54|     .| 100.0|     .|    52|     2|  96.9|   3.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|25-34                                |  3369|  2784|   585|  82.6|  17.4|  2999|   371|  89.0|  11.0|  3155|   214|  93.6|   6.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|35+                                  |  7297|  6224|  1073|  85.3|  14.7|  6727|   570|  92.2|   7.8|  6786|   511|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|NUMBER OF CHILDREN UNDER 5           |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|1                                    |  5899|  5082|   817|  86.1|  13.9|  5443|   455|  92.3|   7.7|  5537|   362|  93.9|   6.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|2                                    |  3926|  3259|   667|  83.0|  17.0|  3541|   386|  90.2|   9.8|  3637|   290|  92.6|   7.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|3                                    |   895|   720|   175|  80.4|  19.6|   795|   100|  88.8|  11.2|   820|    75|  91.6|   8.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's EDUCATION                   |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than high school                |  1623|  1346|   277|  82.9|  17.1|  1487|   137|  91.6|   8.4|  1483|   141|  91.3|   8.7|
|--------------------------------------+------+-----+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|High school                          |  4044|  3378|   666|  83.5|  16.5|  3616|   427|  89.4|  10.6|  3802|   242|  94.0|   6.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 1-3                          |  2292|  1878|   414|  81.9|  18.1|  2045|   247|  89.2|  10.8|  2121|   171|  92.5|   7.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 4+                           |  2761|  2458|   302|  89.0|  11.0|  2631|   130|  95.3|   4.7|  2588|   173|  93.7|   6.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|REGION                               |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Northeast                            |  1944|  1511|   432|  77.8|  22.2|  1692|   251|  87.1|  12.9|  1763|   181|  90.7|   9.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Midwest                              |  2901|  2432|   469|  83.8|  16.2|  2632|   269|  90.7|   9.3|  2694|   207|  92.8|   7.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South                                |  3743|  3286|   458|  87.8|  12.2|  3489|   254|  93.2|   6.8|  3539|   204|  94.6|   5.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West                                 |  2131|  1831|   301|  85.9|  14.1|  1965|   166|  92.2|   7.8|  1997|   134|  93.7|   6.3|

|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|DIVISION                             |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|New England                          |   578|   423|   155|  73.1|  26.9|   483|    95|  83.6|  16.4|   518|    60|  89.6|  10.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Middle Atlantic                      |  1366|  1089|   277|  79.7|  20.3|  1209|   156|  88.6|  11.4|  1245|   121|  91.2|   8.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East North Central                   |  1661|  1355|   307|  81.5|  18.5|  1467|   195|  88.3|  11.7|  1542|   120|  92.8|   7.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West North Central                   |  1240|  1078|   162|  86.9|  13.1|  1165|    75|  94.0|   6.0|  1152|    88|  92.9|   7.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South Atlantic                       |  1852|  1646|   206|  88.9|  11.1|  1709|   143|  92.3|   7.7|  1790|    62|  96.6|   3.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East South Central                   |   650|   533|   117|  82.0|  18.0|   600|    50|  92.3|   7.7|   583|    67|  89.7|  10.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West South Central                   |  1241|  1106|   135|  89.1|  10.9|  1181|    60|  95.1|   4.9|   116|    75|  94.0|   6.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Mountain                             |   503|   416|    87|  82.7|  17.3|   454|    49|  90.3|   9.7|   465|    38|  92.4|   7.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Pacific                              |  1628|  1415|   213|  86.9|  13.1|  1511|   117|  92.8|   7.2|  1532|    96|  94.1|   5.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|METROPOLITAN                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Central city                         |  2517|  2108|   408|  83.8|  16.2|  2290|   226|  91.0|   9.0|  2335|   182|  92.8|   7.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Suburb                               |  5265|  4442|   823|  84.4|  15.6|  4784|   481|  90.9|   9.1|  4914|   350|  93.3|   6.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Non-metropolitan                     |  2939|  2510|   428|  85.4|  14.6|  2705|   234|  92.1|   7.9|  2744|   195|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|RACE/ETHNICITY                       |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|White                                |  8521|  7131|  1391|  83.7|  16.3|  7741|   780|  90.8|   9.2|  7903|   619|  92.7|   7.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Black                                |  1022|   881|   141|  86.2|  13.8|   933|    88|  91.4|   8.6|   969|    53|  94.9|   5.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Hispanic                             |   747|   657|    90|  88.0|  12.0|   698|    48|  93.5|   6.5|   705|    42|  94.4|   5.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Other                                |   430|   392|    38|  91.2|   8.8|   406|    24|  94.4|   5.6|   417|    14|  96.8|   3.2|
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Child Care |  Last Revised: October 04, 2011