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Fathers as Child Care Providers of Children 5-14, by Selected Characteristics: 1991

(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                                  | 11256|  9281|  1975|  82.5|  17.5| 10242|  1015|  91.0|   9.0| 10295|   961|  91.5|   8.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's OCCUPATION                  |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Manager/Professional                 |  3153|  2756|   398|  87.4|  12.6|  2962|   192|  93.9|   6.1|  2947|   206|  93.5|   6.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Technical/Sales                      |  2003|  1726|   277|  86.2|  13.8|  1834|   169|  91.6|   8.4|  1894|   108|  94.6|   5.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Service                              |   654|   551|   103|  84.3|  15.7|   584|    70|  89.3|  10.7|   622|    33|  95.0|   5.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Other                                |  4628|  3774|   855|  81.5|  18.5|  4166|   462|  90.0|  10.0|  4236|   393|  91.5|   8.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No work last month                   |   818|   474|  343 |  58.0|  42.0|   696|   122|  85.1|  14.9|   596|   221|  72.9|  27.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FAMILY's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|<$1500                               |   641|   439|   202|  68.5|  31.5|   557|    84|  86.9|  13.1|   522|   119|  81.5|  18.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  3020|  2349|   670|  77.8|  22.2|  2648|   371|  87.7|  12.3|  2720|   299|  90.1|   9.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |  3434|  2792|   642|  81.3|  18.7|  3072|   362|  89.5|  10.5|  3155|   280|  91.9|   8.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500+                               |  4142|  3681|   461|  88.9|  11.1|  3945|   197|  95.2|   4.8|  3879|   264|  93.6|   6.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |    19|    19|     .| 100.0|     .|    19|     .| 100.0|     .|    19|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|< $1500                              |  2639|  1896|   743|  71.8|  28.2|  2263|   376|  85.8|  14.2|  2271|   368|  86.1|  13.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  4642|  3849|   793|  82.9|  17.1|  4224|   418|  91.0|   9.0|  4267|   375|  91.9|   8.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |  2348|  2077|   271|  88.5|  11.5|  2166|   182|  92.3|   7.7|  2259|    89|  96.2|   3.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500                                |  1420|  1324|    96|  93.3|   6.7|  1387|    32|  97.7|   2.3|  1356|    63|  95.5|   4.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |   208|   135|    73|  65.0|  35.0|   202|     7|  96.8|   3.2|   142|    66|  68.2|  31.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|POVERTY                              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Below poverty                        |   449|   355|    94|  79.1|  20.9|   420|    29|  93.6|   6.4|   384|    65|  85.5|  14.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Above poverty                        | 10788|  8906|  1882|  82.6|  17.4|  9802|   986|  90.9|   9.1|  9892|   896|  91.7|   8.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |    19|    19|     .| 100.0|     .|    19|     .| 100.0|     .|    19|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's AGE                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than 25                         |    95|    88|     7|  92.7|   7.3|    88|     7|  92.7|   7.3|    95|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|25-34                                |  2930|  2359|   571|  80.5|  19.5|  2617|   312|  89.3|  10.7|  2671|   259|  91.2|   8.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|35+                                  |  8232|  6834|  1398|  83.0|  17.0|  7536|   695|  91.6|   8.4|  7529|   702|  91.5|   8.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|NUMBER OF CHILDREN UNDER 5           |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|1                                    |  6247|  5160|  1088|  82.6|  17.4|  5686|   562|  91.0|   9.0|  5721|   526|  91.6|   8.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|2                                    |  4075|  3352|   723|  82.3|  17.7|  3701|   374|  90.8|   9.2|  3726|   349|  91.4|   8.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|3                                    |   934|   769|   165|  82.3|  17.7|   855|    79|  91.5|   8.5|   848|    86|  90.8|   9.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's EDUCATION                   |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than high school                |  1260|   959|   300|  76.2|  23.8|  1101|   159|  87.4|  12.6|  1118|   142|  88.7|  11.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|High school                          |  4184|  3438|   746|  82.2|  17.8|  3809|   375|  91.0|   9.0|  3813|   371|  91.1|   8.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 1-3                          |  2410|  1944|   466|  80.7|  19.3|  2166|   244|  89.9|  10.1|  2188|   222|  90.8|   9.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 4+                           |  3403|  2940|   463|  86.4|  13.6|  3166|   237|  93.0|   7.0|  3177|   226|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|REGION                               |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Northeast                            |  2058|  1600|   458|  77.7|  22.3|  1814|   244|  88.2|  11.8|  1843|   215|  89.6|  10.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Midwest                              |  3372|  2653|   719|  78.7|  21.3|  2987|   385|  88.6|  11.4|  3038|   334|  90.1|   9.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South                                |  3604|  3134|   470|  87.0|  13.0|  3370|   234|  93.5|   6.5|  3367|   237|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West                                 |  2223|  1895|   328|  85.3|  14.7|  2070|   152|  93.2|   6.8|  2047|   175|  92.1|   7.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|DIVISION                             |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|New England                          |   608|   454|   155|  74.6|  25.4|   539|    69|  88.6|  11.4|   523|    85|  85.9|  14.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Middle Atlantic                      |  1450|  1146|   304|  79.1|  20.9|  1275|   174|  88.0|  12.0|  1320|   129|  91.1|   8.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East North Central                   |  1972|  1542|   430|  78.2|  21.8|  1749|   223|  88.7|  11.3|  1766|   207|  89.5|  10.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West North Central                   |  1399|  1110|   289|  79.3|  20.7|  1238|   162|  88.5|  11.5|  1272|   128|  90.9|   9.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South Atlantic                       |  1852|  1557|   295|  84.1|  15.9|  1691|   161|  91.3|   8.7|  1718|   134|  92.8|   7.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East South Central                   |   545|   473|    72|  86.8|  13.2|   499|    46|  91.6|   8.4|   519|    26|  95.1|   4.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West South Central                   |  1206|  1103|   103|  91.5|   8.5|  1179|    27|  97.8|   2.2|  1130|    76|  93.7|   6.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Mountain                             |   481|   392|    89|  81.4|  18.6|   455|    27|  94.5|   5.5|   419|    63|  87.0|  13.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Pacific                              |  1741|  1503|   238|  86.3|  13.7|  1615|   126|  92.8|   7.2|  1628|   113|  93.5|   6.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|METROPOLITAN                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Central city                         |  2508|  2019|   489|  80.5|  19.5|  2189|   318|  87.3|  12.7|  2337|   171|  93.2|   6.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Suburb                               |  5789|  4873|   916|  84.2|  15.8|  5396|   392|  93.2|   6.8|  5266|   523|  91.0|   9.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Non-metropolitan                     |  2960|  2389|   571|  80.7|  19.3|  2656|   304|  89.7|  10.3|  2693|   267|  91.0|   9.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|RACE/ETHNICITY                       |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|White                                |  9077|  7513|  1564|  82.8|  17.2|  8266|   811|  91.1|   8.9|  8324|   753|  91.7|   8.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Black                                |   880|   710|   170|  80.7|  19.3|   788|    92|  89.5|  10.5|   802|    78|  91.2|   8.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Hispanic                             |   777|   615|   162|  79.1|  20.9|   702|    75|  90.3|   9.7|    90|    87|  88.8|  11.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Other                                |   522|   443|    80|  84.7|  15.3|   486|    37|  93.0|   7.0|   479|    43|  91.7|   8.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's VETERAN STATUS              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Veteran                              |  3166|  2597|   569|  82.0|  18.0|  2860|   306|  90.3|   9.7|  2903|   263|  91.7|   8.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Not Veteran                          |  8090|  6684|  1406|  82.6|  17.4|  7382|   709|  91.2|   8.8|  7393|   698|  91.4|   8.6|
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Child Care |  Last Revised: October 04, 2011