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Fathers as Child Care Providers of Children 0-14, by Selected Characteristics: 1993

(All fathers--employed and not working)

(Numbers in thousands)
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|                                     |      |     All     |     All     |   Primary   |   Primary   |  Secondary  |  Secondary  |
|                                     |      |-------------+-------------+-------------+-------------+-------------+-------------|
|                                     |      |  No  |Provi-|  No  |Provi-|  No  | Prim |  No  | Prim |  No  | Sec  |  No  | Sec  |
|                                     | ALL  | prov | der  | prov | der  | prov | prov | prov | prov | prov | prov | prov | prov |
|                                     |------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|                                     | Num  | Num  | Num  |  %   |  %   | Num  | Num  |  %   |  %   | Num  | Num  |  %   |  %   |
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|ALL                                  | 14849| 11935|  2914|  80.4|  19.6| 12934|  1915|  87.1|  12.9| 13781|  1068|  92.8|   7.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's OCCUPATION                  |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Manager/Professional                 |  4007|  3412|   594|  85.2|  14.8|  3648|   358|  91.1|   8.9|  3765|   242|  94.0|   6.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Technical/Sales                      |  2679|  2263|   416|  84.5|  15.5|  2400|   279|  89.6|  10.4|  2528|   152|  94.3|   5.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Service                              |  1071|   734|   337|  68.5|  31.5|   853|   218|  79.6|  20.4|   946|   125|  88.3|  11.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Other                                |  6117|  5010|  1107|  81.9|  18.1|  5398|   719|  88.2|  11.8|  5716|   401|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No work last month                   |   975|   516|   459|  52.9|  47.1|   635|   340|  65.1|  34.9|   827|   148|  84.8|  15.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FAMILY's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|<$1500                               |   871|   558|   314|  64.0|  36.0|   639|   232|  73.4|  26.6|   760|   111|  87.2|  12.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  3850|  2941|   909|  76.4|  23.6|  3174|   676|  82.4|  17.6|  3596|   255|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |  4329|  3470|   859|  80.2|  19.8|  3777|   552|  87.2|  12.8|  4010|   319|  92.6|   7.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500+                               |  5771|  4941|   829|  85.6|  14.4|  5319|   452|  92.2|   7.8|  5388|   383|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |    28|    25|     3|  88.6|  11.4|    25|     3|  88.6|  11.4|    28|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|< $1500                              |  3544|  2671|   872|  75.4|  24.6|  2927|   617|  82.6|  17.4|  3243|   301|  91.5|   8.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  6164|  4958|  1206|  80.4|  19.6|  5381|   783|  87.3|  12.7|  5726|   438|  92.9|   7.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |  2996|  2549|   447|  85.1|  14.9|  2735|   262|  91.3|   8.7|  2810|   186|  93.8|   6.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500                                |  1866|  1601|   265|  85.8|  14.2|  1709|   157|  91.6|   8.4|  1757|   108|  94.2|   5.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |   279|   156|   123|  55.9|  44.1|   182|    97|  65.2|  34.8|   244|    35|  87.4|  12.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|POVERTY STATUS                       |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Below poverty                        |   614|   415|   199|  67.6|  32.4|   470|   145|  76.4|  23.6|   536|    79|  87.2|  12.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Above poverty                        | 14207| 11495|  2712|  80.9|  19.1| 12440|  1767|  87.6|  12.4| 13217|   989|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |    28|    25|     3|  88.6|  11.4|    25|     3|  88.6|  11.4|    28|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's AGE                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than 25                         |   423|   283|   140|  66.8|  33.2|   314|   109|  74.3|  25.7|   387|    36|  91.4|   8.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|25-34                                |  4752|  3665|  1087|  77.1|  22.9|  3998|   754|  84.1|  15.9|  4397|   355|  92.5|   7.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|35+                                  |  9675|  7988|  1687|  82.6|  17.4|  8622|  1053|  89.1|  10.9|  8998|   677|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|NUMBER OF CHILDREN UNDER 5           |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|1                                    |   767|  5707|  1059|  84.3|  15.7|  6110|   657|  90.3|   9.7|  6364|   403|  94.0|   6.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|2                                    |  5826|  4625|  1201|  79.4|  20.6|  5024|   802|  86.2|  13.8|  5392|   433|  92.6|   7.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|3                                    |  2257|  1602|   654|  71.0|  29.0|  1800|   457|  79.8|  20.2|  2025|   232|  89.7|  10.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's EDUCATION                   |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than high school                |  1719|  1315|   404|  76.5|  23.5|  1412|   306|  82.2|  17.8|  1608|   111|  93.5|   6.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|High school                          |  5415|  4305|  1111|  79.5|  20.5|  4660|   755|  86.1|  13.9|  5035|   380|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 1-3                          |  3468|  2752|   716|  79.4|  20.6|  3046|   422|  87.8|  12.2|  3159|   310|  91.1|   8.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 4+                           |  4247|  3563|   684|  83.9|  16.1|  3815|   432|  89.8|  10.2|  3980|   268|  93.7|   6.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|REGION                               |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Northeast                            |  2755|  2084|   671|  75.6|  24.4|  2264|   491|  82.2|  17.8|  2569|   186|  93.3|   6.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Midwest                              |  4103|  3144|   960|  76.6|  23.4|  3517|   586|  85.7|  14.3|  3718|   386|  90.6|   9.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South                                |  5096|  4377|   719|  85.9|  14.1|  4625|   471|  90.8|   9.2|  4824|   272|  94.7|   5.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West                                 |  2895|  2330|   565|  80.5|  19.5|  2528|   367|  87.3|  12.7|  2671|   224|  92.3|   7.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|DIVISION                             |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|New England                          |   815|   603|   212|  74.0|  26.0|   650|   165|  79.8|  20.2|   765|    50|  93.9|   6.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Middle Atlantic                      |  1940|  1481|   459|  76.4|  23.6|  1614|   326|  83.2|   16.|  1804|   136|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East North Central                   |  2641|  1957|   684|  74.1|  25.9|  2227|   414|  84.3|  15.7|  2366|   275|  89.6|  10.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West North Central                   |  1463|  1187|   275|  81.2|  18.8|  1290|   172|  88.2|  11.8|  1352|   111|  92.4|   7.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South Atlantic                       |  2610|  2244|   366|  86.0|  14.0|  2370|   240|  90.8|   9.2|  2470|   141|  94.6|   5.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East South Central                   |   922|   781|   142|  84.6|  15.4|   846|    77|  91.7|   8.3|   857|    65|  92.9|   7.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West South Central                   |  1563|  1353|   211|  86.5|  13.5|  1409|   154|  90.1|   9.9|  1497|    67|  95.7|   4.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Mountain                             |   743|   566|   177|  76.2|  23.8|   652|    91|  87.8|  12.2|   647|    96|  87.1|  12.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Pacific                              |  2152|  1764|   388|  82.0|  18.0|  1875|   277|  87.1|  12.9|  2024|   128|   4.0|   6.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|METROPOLITAN                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Central city                         |  3550|  2776|   774|  78.2|  21.8|  3000|   550|  84.5|  15.5|  3305|   245|  93.1|   6.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Suburb                               |  7694|  6266|  1429|  81.4|  18.6|  6755|   939|  87.8|  12.2|  7175|   519|  93.3|   6.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Non-metropolitan                     |  3605|  2893|   711|  80.3|  19.7|  3179|   426|  88.2|  11.8|  3301|   304|  91.6|   8.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|RACE/ETHNICITY                       |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|White                                | 11720|  9452|  2268|  80.6|  19.4| 10226|  1494|  87.3|  12.7| 10895|   825|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Black                                |  1181|   941|   240|  79.7|  20.3|  1034|   148|  87.5|  12.5|  1084|    98|  91.7|   8.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Hispanic                             |  1337|  1050|   287|  78.5|  21.5|  1136|   201|  85.0|  15.0|  1241|    96|  92.8|   7.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Other                                |   611|   492|   119|  80.5|  19.5|   538|    73|  88.1|  11.9|   562|    49|  92.0|   8.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's VETERAN STATUS              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Veteran                              |  3278|  2627|   650|  80.2|  19.8|  2864|   414|  87.4|  12.6|  3023|   255|  92.2|   7.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Not Veteran                          | 11572|  9307|  2264|  80.4|  19.6| 10070|  1502|  87.0|  13.0| 10759|   813|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|RECEIPT OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE*        |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|No receipt                           | 14280| 11539|  2741|  80.8|  19.2| 12497|  1784|  87.5|  12.5| 13268|  1012|  92.9|   7.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Receipt                              |   569|   396|   173|  69.6|  30.4|   437|   132|  76.9|  23.1|   513|    56|  90.2|   9.8|
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Child Care |  Last Revised: October 04, 2011