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Fathers as Child Care Providers of Children 0-4, by Selected Characteristics: 1991

(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                                  |  6274|  4374|  1901|  69.7|  30.3|  4868|  1407|  77.6|  22.4|  5764|   511|  91.9|   8.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's OCCUPATION                  |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Manager/Professional                 |  1595|  1221|   374|  76.6|  23.4|  1333|   262|  83.6|  16.4|  1483|   112|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Technical/Sales                      |  1214|   887|   326|  73.1|  26.9|   983|   231|  81.0|  19.0|  1118|    96|  92.1|   7.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Service                              |   438|   231|   207|  52.7|  47.3|   282|   155|  64.5|  35.5|   386|    52|  88.2|  11.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Other                                |  2542|  1860|   682|  73.2|  26.8|  2040|   502|  80.3|  19.7|  2361|   180|  92.9|   7.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+-----+------+------+------+------+------+-------|
|No work last month                   |   487|   175|   312|  35.9|  64.1|   230|   257|  47.2|  52.8|   415|    71|  85.3|  14.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FAMILY's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|<$1500                               |   470|   286|   184|  60.9|  39.1|   326|   144|  69.4|  30.6|   423|    47|  90.0|  10.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  2082|  1303|   780|  62.6|  37.4|  1471|   612|  70.6|  29.4|  1909|   173|  91.7|   8.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |  1910|  1335|   575|  69.9|  30.1|  1491|   419|  78.0|  22.0|  1750|   160|  91.6|   8.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500+                               |  1776|  1420|   356|  80.0|  20.0|  1552|   224|  87.4|  12.6|  1645|   131|  92.6|   7.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |    36|    29|     7|  80.4|  19.6|    29|     7|  80.4|  19.6|    36|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|< $1500                              |  1930|  1217|   714|  63.0|  37.0|  1362|   568|  70.6|  29.4|  1768|   162|  91.6|   8.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  2665|  1841|   823|  69.1|  30.9|  2088|   577|  78.3|  21.7|  2418|   246|  90.8|   9.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |   985|   740|   245|  75.2|  24.8|   809|   176|  82.1|  17.9|   916|    69|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500                                |   559|   489|    69|  87.6|  12.4|   517|    42|  92.5|   7.5|   531|    28|  95.1|   4.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |   136|    86|    50|  63.4|  36.6|    93|    43|  68.1|  31.9|   130|     6|  95.3|   4.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|POVERTY                              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Below poverty                        |   273|   138|   135|  50.5|  49.5|   158|   115|  57.9|  42.1|   246|    27|  90.0|  10.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Above poverty                        |  5965|  4206|  1759|  70.5|  29.5|  4680|  1285|  78.5|  21.5|  5482|   484|  91.9|   8.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |    36|    29|     7|  80.4|  19.6|    29|     7|  80.4|  19.6|    36|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's AGE                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than 25                         |   426|   290|   135|  68.2|  31.8|   337|    88|  79.3|  20.7|   379|    47|  88.9|  11.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|25-34                                |  3433|  2401|  1032|  69.9|  30.1|  2699|   734|  78.6|  21.4|  3130|   304|  91.2|   8.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|35+                                  |  2416|  1682|   733|  69.6|  30.4|  1831|   584|  75.8|  24.2|  2256|   160|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|NUMBER OF CHILDREN UNDER 5           |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|1                                    |  4868|  3518|  1350|  72.3|  27.7|  3877|   991|  79.6|  20.4|  4508|   359|  92.6|   7.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|2                                    |  1223|   782|   441|  63.9|  36.1|   896|   326|  73.3|  26.7|  1091|   131|  89.3|  10.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|3                                    |   184|    74|   110|  40.2|  59.8|    95|    90|  51.5|  48.5|   164|    21|  88.8|  11.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's EDUCATION                   |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than high school                |   643|   403|   240|  62.7|  37.3|   442|   201|  68.7|  31.3|   605|    38|  94.0|   6.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|High school                          |  2384|  1709|   674|  71.7|  28.3|  1886|   498|  79.1|  20.9|  2198|   186|  92.2|   7.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 1-3                          |  1437|   927|   510|  64.5|  35.5|  1048|   389|  73.0|  27.0|  1308|   129|  91.0|   9.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 4+                           |  1811|  1334|   477|  73.7|  26.3|  1492|   319|  82.4|  17.6|  1653|   158|  91.3|   8.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|REGION                               |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Northeast                            |  1316|   835|   480|  63.5|  36.5|   946|   369|  71.9|  28.1|  1197|   118|  91.0|   9.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Midwest                              |  1692|  1169|   523|  69.1|  30.9|  1294|   398|  76.5|  23.5|  1566|   125|  92.6|   7.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South                                |  1883|  1482|   401|  78.7|  21.3|  1552|   331|  82.4|  17.6|  1808|    75|  96.0|   4.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West                                 |  1384|   887|   496|  64.1|  35.9|  1075|   308|  77.7|  22.3|  1191|   192|  86.1|  13.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|DIVISION                             |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|New England                          |   440|   232|   208|  52.7|  47.3|   278|   162|  63.2|  36.8|   393|    46|  89.5|  10.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Middle Atlantic                      |   876|   604|   272|  68.9|  31.1|   668|   208|  76.3|  23.7|   804|    72|  91.8|   8.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East North Central                   |  1004|   696|   308|  69.3|  30.7|   767|   238|  76.3|  23.7|   934|    71|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West North Central                   |   687|   473|   215|  68.7|  31.3|   527|   160|  76.7|  23.3|   633|    55|  92.0|   8.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South Atlantic                       |   977|   746|   231|  76.4|  23.6|   782|   195|  80.1|  19.9|   941|    36|  96.3|   3.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East South Central                   |   303|   257|    46|  84.8|  15.2|   265|    38|  87.4|  12.6|   295|     8|  97.4|   2.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West South Central                   |   604|   480|   124|  79.4|  20.6|   506|    98|  83.7|  16.3|   572|    32|  94.8|   5.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Mountain                             |   310|   183|   127|  59.1|  40.9|   254|    56|  82.0|  18.0|   239|    71|  77.1|  22.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Pacific                              |  1074|   704|   370|  65.6|  34.4|   821|   253|  76.5|  23.5|   953|   121|  88.7|  11.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|METROPOLITAN                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Central city                         |  1596|  1034|   563|  64.7|  35.3|  1155|   441|  72.4|  27.6|  1469|   127|  92.0|   8.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Suburb                               |  3192|  2305|   886|  72.2|  27.8|  2542|   650|  79.6|  20.4|  2944|   248|  92.2|   7.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Non-metropolitan                     |  1487|  1035|   452|  69.6|  30.4|  1171|   316|  78.7|  21.3|  1351|   136|  90.9|   9.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|RACE/ETHNICITY                       |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|White                                |  4948|  3414|  1534|  69.0|  31.0|  3832|  1117|  77.4|  22.6|  4519|   429|  91.3|   8.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Black                                |   491|   368|   122|  75.1|  24.9|   383|   108|  77.9|  22.1|   471|    20|  96.0|   4.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Hispanic                             |   521|   319|   202|  61.2|  38.8|   375|   146|  72.0|  28.0|   465|    56|  89.2|  10.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Other                                |   314|   272|    42|  86.6|  13.4|   278|    36|  88.5|  11.5|   308|     6|  98.1|   1.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's VETERAN STATUS              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Veteran                              |  1092|   709|   383|  64.9|  35.1|   796|   296|  72.9|  27.1|  1004|    88|  92.0|   8.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Not Veteran                          |  5183|  3665|  1518|  70.7|  29.3|  4072|  1111|  78.6|  21.4|  4759|   423|  91.8|   8.2|
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Child Care |  Last Revised: October 04, 2011