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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 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
Total (1)
37,966 4,327 11.4 30,986 3,372 10.9 145 48 33.1 6,835 907 13.3
  Under 18 years 11,172 1,962 17.6 11,034 1,892 17.2 96 32 33.2 42 38 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 3,156 710 22.5 3,118 695 22.3 38 15 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 8,016 1,252 15.6 7,916 1,198 15.1 58 17 (B) 42 38 (B)
  18 to 64 years 23,565 2,205 9.4 18,020 1,395 7.7 48 16 (B) 5,496 794 14.4
    18 to 24 years 4,196 597 14.2 3,524 405 11.5 10 9 (B) 662 184 27.8
    25 to 34 years 5,382 589 10.9 4,102 436 10.6 21 2 (B) 1,259 151 12.0
    35 to 44 years 5,169 416 8.1 4,028 299 7.4 14 5 (B) 1,127 113 10.0
    45 to 54 years 5,286 366 6.9 3,961 161 4.1 3 0 (B) 1,322 205 15.5
    55 to 59 years 2,010 133 6.6 1,378 56 4.1 0 0 (X) 631 77 12.1
    60 to 64 years 1,522 103 6.7 1,028 38 3.7 0 0 (X) 494 65 13.1
  65 years and over 3,229 160 5.0 1,932 85 4.4 0 0 (X) 1,297 75 5.8
    65 to 74 years 1,854 75 4.1 1,141 38 3.3 0 0 (X) 713 37 5.2
    75 years and over 1,375 85 6.2 791 47 5.9 0 0 (X) 584 38 6.5
Male 17,687 1,854 10.5 14,268 1,369 9.6 46 24 (B) 3,373 460 13.6
  Under 18 years 5,644 1,005 17.8 5,572 959 17.2 44 23 (B) 27 24 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 1,600 337 21.0 1,583 327 20.7 17 10 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 4,043 668 16.5 3,990 632 15.8 26 13 (B) 27 24 (B)
  18 to 64 years 10,783 800 7.4 7,875 375 4.8 2 2 (B) 2,906 423 14.6
    18 to 24 years 2,026 220 10.9 1,678 136 8.1 0 0 (X) 348 84 24.1
    25 to 34 years 2,491 182 7.3 1,745 86 4.9 0 0 (X) 746 96 12.9
    35 to 44 years 2,312 130 5.6 1,663 66 4.0 2 2 (B) 647 62 9.6
    45 to 54 years 2,398 161 6.7 1,720 48 2.8 1 0 (B) 677 112 16.6
    55 to 59 years 902 66 7.3 621 25 4.1 0 0 (X) 281 41 14.5
    60 to 64 years 655 41 6.3 448 14 3.0 0 0 (X) 207 28 13.4
  65 years and over 1,261 48 3.8 821 35 4.3 0 0 (X) 440 13 3.0
    65 to 74 years 777 24 3.1 508 16 3.1 0 0 (X) 268 8 3.0
    75 years and over 484 24 5.0 312 19 6.1 0 0 (X) 171 5 3.0
Female 20,279 2,473 12.2 16,718 2,003 12.0 98 24 24.0 3,463 447 12.9
  Under 18 years 5,529 957 17.3 5,461 934 17.1 52 9 (B) 15 14 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 1,556 373 24.0 1,535 368 24.0 21 6 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 3,973 584 14.7 3,926 566 14.4 32 4 (B) 15 14 (B)
  18 to 64 years 12,782 1,404 11.0 10,145 1,020 10.1 46 14 (B) 2,591 371 14.3
    18 to 24 years 2,170 377 17.4 1,846 269 14.5 10 9 (B) 314 100 31.8
    25 to 34 years 2,891 407 14.1 2,357 350 14.9 21 2 (B) 513 54 10.6
    35 to 44 years 2,858 286 10.0 2,365 233 9.8 12 3 (B) 480 51 10.5
    45 to 54 years 2,887 206 7.1 2,240 113 5.0 2 0 (B) 645 93 14.4
    55 to 59 years 1,108 67 6.0 757 31 4.1 0 0 (X) 350 36 10.2
    60 to 64 years 867 61 7.1 580 24 4.2 0 0 (X) 288 37 13.0
  65 years and over 1,969 112 5.7 1,112 50 4.5 0 0 (X) 857 62 7.3
    65 to 74 years 1,078 51 4.8 633 22 3.5 0 0 (X) 445 29 6.5
    75 years and over 891 61 6.8 479 28 5.8 0 0 (X) 413 33 8.0
Householder (7) 14,597 1,480 10.1 9,359 951 10.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 5,238 528 10.1
  Under 18 years 38 10 (B) 36 9 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 2 1 (B)
  18 to 24 years 938 249 26.5 591 166 28.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 346 82 23.7
  25 to 34 years 2,743 390 14.2 1,952 329 16.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 791 61 7.7
  35 to 44 years 3,145 311 9.9 2,295 236 10.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 850 75 8.8
  45 to 54 years 3,135 229 7.3 2,101 98 4.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,033 131 12.7
  55 to 59 years 1,285 89 6.9 750 35 4.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 535 54 10.0
  60 to 64 years 1,015 80 7.9 565 28 4.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 449 52 11.6
  65 years and over 2,298 123 5.4 1,068 51 4.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,230 72 5.8
    65+ and living alone (8) 1,177 69 5.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,177 69 5.9
      Male 355 10 2.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 355 10 2.7
      Female 822 59 7.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 822 59 7.2

Poverty Footnotes


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