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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 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
Total (1)
37,966 32,880 86.6 30,986 26,622 85.9 145 145 100.0 6,835 6,114 89.4
  Under 18 years 11,172 10,353 92.7 11,034 10,214 92.6 96 96 100.0 42 42 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 3,156 2,955 93.6 3,118 2,917 93.5 38 38 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 8,016 7,398 92.3 7,916 7,297 92.2 58 58 (B) 42 42 (B)
  18 to 64 years 23,565 19,657 83.4 18,020 14,762 81.9 48 48 (B) 5,496 4,846 88.2
    18 to 24 years 4,196 3,704 88.3 3,524 3,048 86.5 10 10 (B) 662 645 97.4
    25 to 34 years 5,382 4,636 86.1 4,102 3,510 85.6 21 21 (B) 1,259 1,106 87.8
    35 to 44 years 5,169 4,336 83.9 4,028 3,367 83.6 14 14 (B) 1,127 955 84.7
    45 to 54 years 5,286 4,180 79.1 3,961 3,044 76.9 3 3 (B) 1,322 1,133 85.7
    55 to 59 years 2,010 1,541 76.7 1,378 995 72.2 0 0 (X) 631 546 86.5
    60 to 64 years 1,522 1,259 82.7 1,028 798 77.7 0 0 (X) 494 461 93.2
  65 years and over 3,229 2,871 88.9 1,932 1,646 85.2 0 0 (X) 1,297 1,226 94.5
    65 to 74 years 1,854 1,629 87.9 1,141 959 84.0 0 0 (X) 713 670 94.0
    75 years and over 1,375 1,242 90.3 791 686 86.8 0 0 (X) 584 556 95.1
Male 17,687 15,066 85.2 14,268 12,054 84.5 46 46 (B) 3,373 2,966 87.9
  Under 18 years 5,644 5,197 92.1 5,572 5,126 92.0 44 44 (B) 27 27 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 1,600 1,487 92.9 1,583 1,469 92.8 17 17 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 4,043 3,710 91.8 3,990 3,657 91.7 26 26 (B) 27 27 (B)
  18 to 64 years 10,783 8,785 81.5 7,875 6,247 79.3 2 2 (B) 2,906 2,536 87.3
    18 to 24 years 2,026 1,761 86.9 1,678 1,421 84.7 0 0 (X) 348 340 97.8
    25 to 34 years 2,491 2,098 84.2 1,745 1,453 83.3 0 0 (X) 746 645 86.5
    35 to 44 years 2,312 1,866 80.7 1,663 1,321 79.4 2 2 (B) 647 544 84.1
    45 to 54 years 2,398 1,882 78.5 1,720 1,311 76.2 1 1 (B) 677 571 84.3
    55 to 59 years 902 663 73.5 621 419 67.5 0 0 (X) 281 244 86.8
    60 to 64 years 655 514 78.6 448 323 72.0 0 0 (X) 207 192 92.7
  65 years and over 1,261 1,084 86.0 821 681 83.0 0 0 (X) 440 403 91.6
    65 to 74 years 777 666 85.8 508 418 82.1 0 0 (X) 268 249 92.6
    75 years and over 484 418 86.4 312 264 84.5 0 0 (X) 171 154 89.9
Female 20,279 17,814 87.8 16,718 14,568 87.1 98 98 100.0 3,463 3,148 90.9
  Under 18 years 5,529 5,156 93.3 5,461 5,088 93.2 52 52 (B) 15 15 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 1,556 1,468 94.4 1,535 1,447 94.3 21 21 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 3,973 3,687 92.8 3,926 3,641 92.7 32 32 (B) 15 15 (B)
  18 to 64 years 12,782 10,872 85.1 10,145 8,515 83.9 46 46 (B) 2,591 2,310 89.2
    18 to 24 years 2,170 1,942 89.5 1,846 1,627 88.2 10 10 (B) 314 305 97.0
    25 to 34 years 2,891 2,539 87.8 2,357 2,057 87.3 21 21 (B) 513 461 89.8
    35 to 44 years 2,858 2,470 86.4 2,365 2,047 86.5 12 12 (B) 480 411 85.6
    45 to 54 years 2,887 2,298 79.6 2,240 1,733 77.4 2 2 (B) 645 562 87.2
    55 to 59 years 1,108 878 79.3 757 576 76.0 0 0 (X) 350 302 86.3
    60 to 64 years 867 745 85.9 580 476 82.1 0 0 (X) 288 269 93.5
  65 years and over 1,969 1,787 90.8 1,112 964 86.7 0 0 (X) 857 823 96.0
    65 to 74 years 1,078 963 89.4 633 542 85.6 0 0 (X) 445 421 94.8
    75 years and over 891 824 92.4 479 422 88.2 0 0 (X) 413 401 97.3
Householder (7) 14,597 12,528 85.8 9,359 7,886 84.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 5,238 4,642 88.6
  Under 18 years 38 38 (B) 36 36 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 2 2 (B)
  18 to 24 years 938 883 94.1 591 547 92.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 346 335 96.8
  25 to 34 years 2,743 2,465 89.9 1,952 1,772 90.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 791 693 87.6
  35 to 44 years 3,145 2,692 85.6 2,295 1,985 86.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 850 706 83.1
  45 to 54 years 3,135 2,486 79.3 2,101 1,619 77.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,033 866 83.8
  55 to 59 years 1,285 1,018 79.2 750 560 74.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 535 458 85.6
  60 to 64 years 1,015 869 85.6 565 448 79.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 449 420 93.5
  65 years and over 2,298 2,078 90.4 1,068 918 85.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,230 1,160 94.3
    65+ and living alone (8) 1,177 1,112 94.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,177 1,112 94.5
      Male 355 321 90.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 355 321 90.5
      Female 822 791 96.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 822 791 96.2

Poverty Footnotes


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