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Fathers as Child Care Providers of Children 0-4, by Selected Characteristics: 1993

(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|  4720|  1554|  75.2|  24.8|  5111|  1164|  81.5|  18.5|  5870|   405|  93.5|   6.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's OCCUPATION                  |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Manager/Professional                 |  1619|  1325|   294|  81.9|  18.1|  1409|   210|  87.1|  12.9|  1535|    84|  94.8|   5.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Technical/Sales                      |  1189|   950|   238|  79.9|  20.1|  1010|   178|  85.0|  15.0|  1126|    63|  94.7|   5.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Service                              |   508|   294|   214|  57.9|  42.1|   361|   147|  71.0|  29.0|   439|    69|  86.5|  13.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Other                                |  2547|  1976|   570|  77.6|  22.4|  2125|   422|  83.4|  16.6|  2396|   151|  94.1|   5.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No work last month                   |   412|   175|   238|  42.4|  57.6|   206|   207|  49.8|  50.2|   374|    39|  90.6|   9.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FAMILY's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|<$1500                               |   407|   223|   185|  54.7|  45.3|   243|   164|  59.7|  40.3|   380|    27|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  1760|  1232|   527|  70.0|  30.0|  1321|   438|  75.1|  24.9|  1666|    94|  94.7|   5.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |  1856|  1374|   482|  74.0|  26.0|  1516|   340|  81.7|  18.3|  1715|   141|  92.4|   7.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500+                               |  2238|  1877|   361|  83.9|  16.1|  2017|   221|  90.1|   9.9|  2095|   143|  93.6|   6.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |    14|    14|     .| 100.0|     .|    14|     .| 100.0|     .|    14|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|< $1500                              |  1619|  1131|   488|  69.9|  30.1|  1212|   407|  74.9|  25.1|  1529|    90|  94.4|   5.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  2706|  2040|   666|  75.4|  24.6|  2233|   473|  82.5|  17.5|  2510|   196|  92.8|   7.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |  1182|   948|   233|  80.3|  19.7|  1026|   155|  86.9|  13.1|  1104|    78|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500                                |   651|   548|   102|  84.3|  15.7|   584|    67|  89.7|  10.3|   615|    35|  94.5|   5.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |   117|    53|    65|  44.8|  55.2|    56|    62|  47.5|  52.5|   112|     5|  95.3|   4.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|POVERTY STATUS                       |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Below poverty                        |   286|   163|   123|  57.0|  43.0|   181|   105|  63.4|  36.6|   259|    28|  90.4|   9.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Above poverty                        |  5975|  4544|  1431|  76.1|  23.9|  4916|  1059|  82.3|  17.7|  5597|   377|  93.7|   6.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |    14|    14|     .| 100.0|     .|    14|     .| 100.0|     .|    14|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's AGE                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than 25                         |   402|   269|   132|  67.1|  32.9|   299|   103|  74.4|  25.6|   372|    30|  92.7|   7.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|25-34                                |  3347|  2536|   811|  75.8|  24.2|  2739|   608|  81.8|  18.2|  3145|   202|  94.0|   6.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|35+                                  |  2526|  1915|   611|  75.8|  24.2|  2073|   452|  82.1|  17.9|  2353|   173|  93.2|   6.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|NUMBER OF CHILDREN UNDER 5           |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|1                                    |  4929|  3821|  1108|  77.5|  22.5|  4123|   805|  83.7|  16.3|  4626|   303|  93.9|   6.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|2                                    |  1226|   837|   388|  68.3|  31.7|   914|   312|  74.6|  25.4|  1135|    91|  92.5|   7.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|3                                    |   120|    62|    57|  52.1|  47.9|    73|    47|  61.0|  39.0|   109|    11|  91.2|   8.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's EDUCATION                   |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than high school                |   666|   469|   197|  70.5|  29.5|   501|   165|  75.2|  24.8|   632|    33|  95.0|   5.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|High school                          |  2263|  1656|   606|  73.2|  26.8|  1792|   471|  79.2|  20.8|  2122|   141|  93.8|   6.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 1-3                          |  1507|  1141|   366|  75.7|  24.3|  1250|   257|  82.9|  17.1|  1398|   109|  92.8|   7.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 4+                           |  1839|  1454|   385|  79.1|  20.9|  1567|   271|  85.2|  14.8|  1717|   121|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|REGION                               |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Northeast                            |  1129|   762|   367|  67.5|  32.5|   821|   308|  72.7|  27.3|  1071|    58|  94.8|   5.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Midwest                              |  1778|  1303|   475|  73.3|  26.7|  1448|   330|  81.4|  18.6|  1628|   150|  91.6|   8.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South                                |  2094|  1721|   373|  82.2|  17.8|  1820|   273|  86.9|  13.1|  1990|   104|  95.0|   5.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West                                 |  1274|   934|   339|  73.3|  26.7|  1022|   252|  80.2|  19.8|  1181|    93|  92.7|   7.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|DIVISION                             |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|New England                          |   363|   223|   140|  61.5|  38.5|   248|   114|  68.5|  31.5|   337|    25|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Middle Atlantic                      |   766|   539|   227|  70.4|  29.6|   572|   194|  74.7|  25.3|   733|    33|  95.7|   4.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East North Central                   |  1210|   874|   336|  72.3|  27.7|   978|   232|  80.8|  19.2|  1104|   106|  91.2|   8.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West North Central                   |   568|   429|   139|  75.5|  24.5|   470|    98|  82.7|  17.3|   524|    44|  92.3|   7.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South Atlantic                       |  1130|   933|   197|  82.6|  17.4|   996|   134|  88.1|  11.9|  1065|    65|  94.2|   5.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East South Central                   |   369|   301|    68|  81.5|  18.5|   323|    46|  87.6|  12.4|   347|    23|  93.9|   6.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West South Central                   |   594|   486|   108|  81.8|  18.2|   501|    94|   8.3|  15.7|   578|    16|  97.3|   2.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Mountain                             |   308|   197|   111|  64.0|  36.0|   244|    64|  79.3|  20.7|   258|    50|  83.8|  16.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Pacific                              |   966|   737|   229|  76.3|  23.7|   777|   188|  80.5|  19.5|   923|    43|  95.5|   4.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|METROPOLITAN                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Central city                         |  1599|  1148|   451|  71.8|  28.2|  1229|   370|  76.9|  23.1|  1512|    86|  94.6|   5.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Suburb                               |  3286|  2557|   729|  77.8|  22.2|  2746|   540|  83.6|  16.4|  3092|   194|  94.1|   5.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Non-metropolitan                     |  1390|  1016|   374|  73.1|  26.9|  1136|   254|  81.7|  18.3|  1266|   124|  91.1|   8.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|RACE/ETHNICITY                       |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|White                                |  4908|  3687|  1221|  75.1|  24.9|  3996|   912|  81.4|  18.6|  4587|   321|  93.5|   6.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Black                                |   475|   364|   111|  76.6|  23.4|   398|    76|  83.9|  16.1|   438|    37|  92.2|   7.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Hispanic                             |   610|   444|   166|  72.8|  27.2|   481|   129|  78.8|  21.2|   573|    37|  93.9|   6.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Other                                |   281|   225|    56|  80.2|  19.8|   235|    46|  83.7|  16.3|   271|    10|  96.4|   3.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's VETERAN STATUS              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Veteran                              |  1044|   734|   310|  70.3|  29.7|   811|   233|  77.6|  22.4|   959|    85|  91.9|   8.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Not Veteran                          |  5230|  3987|  1244|  76.2|  23.8|  4300|   930|  82.2|  17.8|  4910|   320|  93.9|   6.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|RECEIPT OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE*        |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|No receipt                           |  5842|  4427|  1416|  75.8|  24.2|  4791|  1051|  82.0|  18.0|  5470|   372|  93.6|   6.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Receipt                              |   432|   294|   138|  68.0|  32.0|   319|   113|  73.9|  26.1|   400|    32|  92.5|   7.5|
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Child Care |  Last Revised: October 04, 2011