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Fathers as Child Care Providers of Children 5-14, by Selected Characteristics: 1993

(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                                  | 11412|  9632|  780 |  84.4|  15.6| 10379|  1034|  90.9|   9.1| 10659|   753|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's OCCUPATION                  |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Manager/Professional                 |  3089|  2728|   361|  88.3|  11.7|  2895|   193|  93.7|   6.3|  2921|   167|  94.6|   5.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Technical/Sales                      |  1992|  1741|   251|  87.4|  12.6|  1840|   152|  92.4|   7.6|  1891|   101|  94.9|   5.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Service                              |   765|   597|   169|  78.0|  22.0|   665|   101|  86.8|  13.2|   695|    70|  90.9|   9.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Other                                |  4803|  4112|   691|  85.6|  14.4|  4397|   406|  91.5|   8.5|  4518|   285|  94.1|   5.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No work last month                   |   763|   454|   309|  59.5|  40.5|   582|   182|  76.2|  23.8|   634|   130|  83.0|  17.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FAMILY's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|<$1500                               |   668|   465|   203|  69.6|  30.4|   562|   106|  84.1|  15.9|   571|    97|  85.5|  14.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  2861|  2366|   495|  82.7|  17.3|  2539|   322|  88.7|  11.3|  2687|   175|  93.9|   6.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |  3305|  2777|   529|  84.0|  16.0|  2989|   316|  90.4|   9.6|  3090|   215|  93.5|   6.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500+                               |  4561|  4011|   550|  87.9|  12.1|  4275|   286|  93.7|   6.3|  4295|   266|  94.2|   5.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |    17|    13|     3|  80.9|  19.1|    13|     3|  80.9|  19.1|    17|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's MONTHLY INCOME              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|< $1500                              |  2641|  2121|   520|  80.3|  19.7|  2347|   295|  8.8 |  11.2|  2409|   232|  91.2|   8.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$1500-2999                           |  4609|  3917|   692|  85.0|  15.0|  4188|   421|  90.9|   9.1|  4337|   271|  94.1|   5.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$3000-4499                           |  2402|  2102|   300|  87.5|  12.5|  2234|   168|  93.0|   7.0|  2270|   132|  94.5|   5.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|$4500                                |  1538|  1353|   185|  88.0|  12.0|  1436|   102|  93.4|   6.6|  1455|    83|  94.6|   5.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |   222|   139|    83|  62.5|  37.5|   174|    48|  78.3|  21.7|   187|    35|  84.2|  15.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|POVERTY STATUS                       |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Below poverty                        |   508|   372|   136|  73.2|  26.8|   438|    71|  86.1|  13.9|   442|    66|  87.0|  13.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Above poverty                        | 10888|  9247|  1641|  84.9|  15.1|  9928|   960|  91.2|   8.8| 10200|   687|  93.7|   6.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|No income                            |    17|    13|     3|  80.9|  19.1|    13|     3|  80.9|  19.1|    17|     .| 100.0|     .|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's AGE                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than 25                         |    73|    43|    30|  58.9|  41.1|    52|    21|  71.3|  28.7|    64|     9|  87.6|  12.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|25-34                                |  2702|  2238|   464|  82.8|  17.2|  2426|   276|  89.8|  10.2|  2514|   188|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|35+                                  |  8637|  7351|  1286|  85.1|  14.9|  7901|   736|  91.5|   8.5|  8081|   556|  93.6|   6.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|NUMBER OF CHILDREN UNDER 5           |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|1                                    |  6281|  5435|   846|  86.5|  13.5|  5801|   480|  92.4|   7.6|  5915|   366|  94.2|   5.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|2                                    |  4234|  3511|   724|  82.9|  17.1|  3797|   437|  89.7|  10.3|  3944|   291|  93.1|   6.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|3                                    |   897|   686|   210|  76.5|  23.5|   780|   116|  87.0|  13.0|   800|    96|  89.3|  10.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's EDUCATION                   |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Less than high school                |  1406|  1128|   278|  80.2|  19.8|  1222|   185|  86.9|  13.1|  1313|    93|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|High school                          |  4182|  3532|   650|  84.5|  15.5|  3792|   390|  90.7|   9.3|  3920|   262|  93.7|   6.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 1-3                          |  2624|  2172|   452|  82.8|  17.2|  2399|   225|  91.4|   8.6|  2396|   229|  91.3|   8.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|College 4+                           |  3200|  2799|   401|  87.5|  12.5|  2966|   234|  92.7|   7.3|  3030|   170|  94.7|   5.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|REGION                               |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Northeast                            |  2105|  1685|   420|  80.0|  20.0|  1822|   283|  86.6|  13.4|  1968|   137|  93.5|   6.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Midwest                              |  3149|  2562|   587|  81.4|  18.6|  2829|   320|  89.8|  10.2|  2883|   266|  91.5|   8.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South                                |  3916|  3479|   438|  88.8|  11.2|  3666|   250|  93.6|   6.4|  3726|   190|  95.1|   4.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West                                 |  2242|  1906|   336|  85.0|  15.0|  2061|   181|  91.9|   8.1|  2083|   159|  92.9|   7.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|DIVISION                             |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|New England                          |   600|   474|   126|  79.0|  21.0|   506|    94|  84.4|  15.6|   567|    32|  94.6|   5.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Middle Atlantic                      |  1506|  1211|   294|  80.5|  19.5|  1316|   189|  87.4|  12.6|  1401|   105|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+-----+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East North Central                   |  2011|  1586|   426|  78.8|  21.2|  1783|   229|  88.6|  11.4|  1814|   197|  90.2|   9.8|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West North Central                   |  1138|   977|   161|  85.8|  14.2|  1046|    92|  91.9|   8.1|  1069|    69|  93.9|   6.1|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|South Atlantic                       |  1930|  1710|   221|  88.6|  11.4|  1798|   132|  93.2|   6.8|  1839|    91|  95.3|   4.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|East South Central                   |   733|   649|    84|  88.5|  11.5|   697|    35|  95.2|   4.8|   684|    49|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|West South Central                   |  1253|  1120|   133|  89.4|  10.6|  1171|    82|  93.5|   6.5|  1202|    51|  96.0|   4.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Mountain                             |   583|   480|   103|  82.4|  17.6|   538|    45|  92.3|   7.7|   523|    60|  89.7|  10.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Pacific                              |  1659|  1426|   233|  86.0|  14.0|  1523|   136|  91.8|   8.2|  1559|   100|  94.0|   6.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|METROPOLITAN                         |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Central city                         |  2589|  2155|   433|  83.3|  16.7|  2323|   265|  89.7|  10.3|   218|   170|  93.4|   6.6|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Suburb                               |  5944|  5017|   927|  84.4|  15.6|  5397|   547|  90.8|   9.2|  5564|   380|  93.6|   6.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Non-metropolitan                     |  2880|  2460|   420|  85.4|  14.6|  2658|   222|  92.3|   7.7|  2678|   202|  93.0|   7.0|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|RACE/ETHNICITY                       |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|White                                |  8972|  7596|  1376|  84.7|  15.3|  8171|   801|  91.1|   8.9|  8391|   581|  93.5|   6.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Black                                |   968|   821|   147|  84.8|  15.2|   886|    82|  91.5|   8.5|   903|    65|  93.3|   6.7|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Hispanic                             |  1000|   830|   170|  83.0|  17.0|   898|   101|  89.9|  10.1|   931|    69|  93.1|   6.9|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Other                                |   473|   385|    88|  81.4|  18.6|   424|    49|  89.6|  10.4|   434|    39|  91.8|   8.2|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|FATHER's VETERAN STATUS              |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|Veteran                              |  2713|  2284|   428|  84.2|  15.8|  2483|   230|  91.5|   8.5|  2514|   198|  92.7|   7.3|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Not Veteran                          |  8700|  7348|  1352|  84.5|  15.5|  7896|   804|  90.8|   9.2|  8145|   555|  93.6|   6.4|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|RECEIPT OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE*        |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|-------------------------------------|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |
|No receipt                           | 11097|  9390|  1707|  84.6|  15.4| 10105|   992|  91.1|   8.9| 10375|   722|  93.5|   6.5|
|-------------------------------------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------+------|
|Receipt                              |   315|   242|    73|  76.7|  23.3|   273|    42|  86.7|  13.3|   284|    31|  90.0|  10.0|
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Child Care |  Last Revised: October 04, 2011