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POV02: People in Families by Family Structure, Age, and Sex, 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)

  People in families (total) (2) Married-couple families (11) People in families with a male householder, no wife present People in families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

White alone, not Hispanic
 
People in families, total (2)
159,344 15,448 9.7 132,482 8,425 6.4 8,063 1,416 17.6 18,799 5,608 29.8
  Under 18 years 40,765 6,082 14.9 32,197 2,851 8.9 2,280 546 23.9 6,288 2,685 42.7
    Under 5 years 10,814 1,823 16.9 8,795 845 9.6 625 167 26.7 1,394 812 58.2
    5 to 17 years 29,951 4,258 14.2 23,402 2,006 8.6 1,655 378 22.9 4,894 1,874 38.3
  18 to 64 years 98,523 7,908 8.0 82,631 4,470 5.4 5,118 780 15.2 10,773 2,658 24.7
    18 to 24 years 13,114 1,528 11.7 9,439 644 6.8 1,122 192 17.1 2,553 692 27.1
    25 to 34 years 17,414 1,870 10.7 14,238 963 6.8 1,062 161 15.2 2,114 745 35.2
    35 to 44 years 21,916 1,708 7.8 18,723 988 5.3 957 149 15.5 2,237 571 25.5
    45 to 54 years 25,519 1,570 6.2 21,633 934 4.3 1,258 181 14.4 2,628 455 17.3
    55 to 59 years 11,165 621 5.6 9,913 419 4.2 492 72 14.7 760 130 17.1
    60 to 64 years 9,394 611 6.5 8,686 521 6.0 226 25 11.0 481 65 13.6
  65 years and over 20,057 1,459 7.3 17,653 1,104 6.3 665 91 13.6 1,738 265 15.2
    65 to 74 years 11,911 740 6.2 10,860 565 5.2 272 44 16.1 779 131 16.9
    75 years and over 8,146 719 8.8 6,793 539 7.9 394 47 11.9 959 133 13.9
Male 79,153 7,083 8.9 67,334 4,244 6.3 5,799 996 17.2 6,019 1,844 30.6
  Under 18 years 20,932 3,174 15.2 16,496 1,452 8.8 1,264 299 23.7 3,172 1,423 44.9
    Under 5 years 5,540 966 17.4 4,496 432 9.6 337 88 26.2 707 445 63.0
    5 to 17 years 15,393 2,208 14.3 12,000 1,019 8.5 928 211 22.8 2,465 978 39.7
  18 to 64 years 47,843 3,247 6.8 41,012 2,193 5.3 4,121 652 15.8 2,709 402 14.8
    18 to 24 years 6,662 634 9.5 4,827 301 6.2 802 156 19.5 1,034 177 17.1
    25 to 34 years 8,180 646 7.9 6,783 437 6.4 906 145 16.0 492 65 13.1
    35 to 44 years 10,443 662 6.3 9,211 494 5.4 840 126 15.0 391 42 10.8
    45 to 54 years 12,305 697 5.7 10,733 470 4.4 1,012 151 14.9 560 76 13.7
    55 to 59 years 5,488 296 5.4 4,938 211 4.3 382 53 13.7 167 33 19.5
    60 to 64 years 4,764 311 6.5 4,520 280 6.2 179 22 12.4 66 9 (B)
  65 years and over 10,378 662 6.4 9,826 599 6.1 414 44 10.6 138 19 14.0
    65 to 74 years 6,155 318 5.2 5,919 281 4.8 178 26 14.4 58 11 (B)
    75 years and over 4,223 344 8.2 3,907 317 8.1 236 18 7.8 81 9 10.6
Female 80,191 8,366 10.4 65,147 4,181 6.4 2,264 420 18.6 12,780 3,764 29.5
  Under 18 years 19,832 2,908 14.7 15,701 1,399 8.9 1,015 246 24.2 3,116 1,262 40.5
    Under 5 years 5,274 858 16.3 4,299 412 9.6 288 79 27.4 688 367 53.3
    5 to 17 years 14,558 2,050 14.1 11,403 987 8.7 727 167 23.0 2,428 896 36.9
  18 to 64 years 50,680 4,661 9.2 41,619 2,277 5.5 997 128 12.8 8,064 2,256 28.0
    18 to 24 years 6,452 894 13.9 4,612 344 7.5 320 36 11.1 1,519 515 33.9
    25 to 34 years 9,234 1,223 13.2 7,455 526 7.1 157 16 10.5 1,622 680 41.9
    35 to 44 years 11,473 1,046 9.1 9,511 494 5.2 116 23 19.8 1,846 529 28.6
    45 to 54 years 13,214 873 6.6 10,900 464 4.3 246 30 12.2 2,069 379 18.3
    55 to 59 years 5,677 324 5.7 4,975 208 4.2 110 20 17.8 593 97 16.4
    60 to 64 years 4,630 300 6.5 4,167 241 5.8 47 3 (B) 416 57 13.6
  65 years and over 9,678 797 8.2 7,827 505 6.5 252 47 18.5 1,600 245 15.3
    65 to 74 years 5,756 422 7.3 4,941 283 5.7 94 18 19.3 721 121 16.7
    75 years and over 3,923 375 9.6 2,886 222 7.7 158 28 18.0 879 125 14.2

Poverty Footnotes


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