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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV01: Age and Sex of All People, Family Members and Unrelated Individuals Iterated by Income-to-Poverty Ratio and Race: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  All people (1) People in families (2) People in unrelated subfamilies (3) Unrelated individuals (4)
All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6)

White alone
 
Total (1)
240,548 91,923 38.2 197,763 68,487 34.6 976 826 84.7 41,810 22,610 54.1
  Under 18 years 56,153 25,813 46.0 55,450 25,191 45.4 563 491 87.3 140 130 93.4
    Under 5 years (1) 15,783 7,946 50.3 15,639 7,809 49.9 144 137 95.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 40,369 17,867 44.3 39,811 17,382 43.7 419 355 84.6 140 130 93.4
  18 to 64 years 151,681 51,072 33.7 120,309 35,436 29.5 413 335 81.1 30,959 15,302 49.4
    18 to 24 years 22,316 10,254 45.9 16,994 6,273 36.9 61 49 (B) 5,261 3,933 74.7
    25 to 34 years 31,704 12,346 38.9 23,497 8,660 36.9 174 158 91.0 8,034 3,527 43.9
    35 to 44 years 32,775 10,827 33.0 27,490 8,631 31.4 143 113 78.8 5,141 2,083 40.5
    45 to 54 years 36,156 9,926 27.5 29,524 6,932 23.5 29 15 (B) 6,603 2,979 45.1
    55 to 59 years 15,578 3,926 25.2 12,512 2,567 20.5 0 0 (X) 3,066 1,359 44.3
    60 to 64 years 13,152 3,793 28.8 10,293 2,373 23.0 6 0 (B) 2,853 1,420 49.8
  65 years and over 32,714 15,038 46.0 22,003 7,860 35.7 0 0 (X) 10,711 7,178 67.0
    65 to 74 years 17,420 6,582 37.8 13,107 4,049 30.9 0 0 (X) 4,313 2,533 58.7
    75 years and over 15,294 8,456 55.3 8,896 3,811 42.8 0 0 (X) 6,399 4,645 72.6
Male 119,198 43,109 36.2 98,431 33,047 33.6 376 308 82.1 20,391 9,753 47.8
  Under 18 years 28,779 13,239 46.0 28,422 12,927 45.5 293 255 86.9 63 57 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 8,081 4,025 49.8 8,013 3,962 49.4 68 63 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 20,698 9,214 44.5 20,409 8,965 43.9 225 192 85.0 63 57 (B)
  18 to 64 years 76,161 24,428 32.1 58,750 16,317 27.8 83 54 65.0 17,328 8,058 46.5
    18 to 24 years 11,364 4,880 42.9 8,634 2,977 34.5 8 3 (B) 2,722 1,899 69.8
    25 to 34 years 16,273 5,930 36.4 11,285 3,839 34.0 28 24 (B) 4,960 2,066 41.7
    35 to 44 years 16,556 5,234 31.6 13,226 3,906 29.5 32 22 (B) 3,297 1,306 39.6
    45 to 54 years 17,963 4,800 26.7 14,272 3,220 22.6 11 4 (B) 3,680 1,575 42.8
    55 to 59 years 7,631 1,889 24.8 6,123 1,259 20.6 0 0 (X) 1,508 631 41.8
    60 to 64 years 6,374 1,695 26.6 5,210 1,115 21.4 3 0 (B) 1,161 580 50.0
  65 years and over 14,259 5,442 38.2 11,259 3,804 33.8 0 0 (X) 3,000 1,638 54.6
    65 to 74 years 8,122 2,569 31.6 6,697 1,860 27.8 0 0 (X) 1,425 710 49.8
    75 years and over 6,137 2,873 46.8 4,562 1,944 42.6 0 0 (X) 1,575 929 59.0
Female 121,350 48,815 40.2 99,332 35,440 35.7 600 518 86.3 21,419 12,857 60.0
  Under 18 years 27,374 12,574 45.9 27,028 12,265 45.4 270 236 87.6 76 73 95.9
    Under 5 years (1) 7,702 3,920 50.9 7,626 3,847 50.4 76 73 96.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 19,672 8,654 44.0 19,402 8,418 43.4 194 163 84.2 76 73 95.9
  18 to 64 years 75,520 26,644 35.3 61,559 19,119 31.1 330 281 85.2 13,631 7,244 53.1
    18 to 24 years 10,953 5,374 49.1 8,360 3,295 39.4 53 46 (B) 2,539 2,033 80.1
    25 to 34 years 15,431 6,416 41.6 12,212 4,820 39.5 146 135 92.4 3,073 1,461 47.5
    35 to 44 years 16,219 5,593 34.5 14,264 4,725 33.1 111 91 81.7 1,844 777 42.1
    45 to 54 years 18,193 5,126 28.2 15,252 3,712 24.3 17 10 (B) 2,924 1,404 48.0
    55 to 59 years 7,947 2,037 25.6 6,389 1,308 20.5 0 0 (X) 1,558 729 46.8
    60 to 64 years 6,779 2,098 31.0 5,083 1,258 24.7 3 0 (B) 1,692 840 49.7
  65 years and over 18,456 9,596 52.0 10,744 4,056 37.8 0 0 (X) 7,712 5,540 71.8
    65 to 74 years 9,298 4,013 43.2 6,410 2,189 34.2 0 0 (X) 2,888 1,824 63.1
    75 years and over 9,157 5,583 61.0 4,334 1,867 43.1 0 0 (X) 4,824 3,717 77.0
Householder (7) 95,318 36,738 38.5 64,183 20,767 32.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 31,135 15,971 51.3
  Under 18 years 121 85 70.4 108 74 68.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 13 11 (B)
  18 to 24 years 4,797 3,160 65.9 2,392 1,483 62.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 2,404 1,676 69.7
  25 to 34 years 15,001 6,124 40.8 10,329 4,425 42.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 4,672 1,699 36.4
  35 to 44 years 17,317 5,884 34.0 13,863 4,705 33.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 3,454 1,179 34.1
  45 to 54 years 19,986 5,687 28.5 14,835 3,539 23.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 5,151 2,148 41.7
  55 to 59 years 8,688 2,349 27.0 6,134 1,260 20.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 2,554 1,089 42.6
  60 to 64 years 7,803 2,516 32.2 5,199 1,240 23.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 2,604 1,276 49.0
  65 years and over 21,605 10,933 50.6 11,322 4,039 35.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 10,283 6,893 67.0
    65+ and living alone (8) 9,885 6,670 67.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 9,885 6,670 67.5
      Male 2,605 1,440 55.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 2,605 1,440 55.3
      Female 7,281 5,230 71.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 7,281 5,230 71.8

Poverty Footnotes


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