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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
32,818 10,336 31.5 15,955 2,252 14.1 2,530 772 30.5 14,332 7,312 51.0
  Under 18 years 12,238 5,316 43.4 4,929 914 18.5 775 316 40.8 6,534 4,087 62.5
    Under 5 years 3,526 1,736 49.2 1,405 300 21.3 230 83 36.1 1,891 1,353 71.5
    5 to 17 years 8,711 3,580 41.1 3,523 614 17.4 545 233 42.7 4,643 2,734 58.9
  18 to 64 years 18,609 4,601 24.7 9,795 1,153 11.8 1,612 418 25.9 7,202 3,030 42.1
    18 to 24 years 3,697 1,203 32.5 1,360 211 15.5 395 106 26.8 1,943 886 45.6
    25 to 34 years 4,251 1,318 31.0 1,961 301 15.4 411 97 23.6 1,878 919 49.0
    35 to 44 years 4,151 928 22.4 2,314 245 10.6 320 77 24.2 1,518 605 39.9
    45 to 54 years 4,059 723 17.8 2,473 200 8.1 329 101 30.5 1,256 422 33.6
    55 to 59 years 1,408 251 17.8 939 111 11.8 104 21 20.6 365 119 32.6
    60 to 64 years 1,043 178 17.1 747 84 11.3 53 16 (B) 243 78 32.3
  65 years and over 1,971 418 21.2 1,232 185 15.0 144 38 26.5 596 195 32.7
    65 to 74 years 1,170 230 19.7 813 109 13.4 65 16 (B) 292 105 35.9
    75 years and over 801 188 23.5 419 76 18.2 78 22 27.8 304 90 29.7
Male 15,163 4,384 28.9 8,226 1,169 14.2 1,784 552 30.9 5,154 2,664 51.7
  Under 18 years 6,169 2,703 43.8 2,471 466 18.8 438 187 42.8 3,260 2,050 62.9
    Under 5 years 1,778 868 48.8 715 141 19.7 124 52 41.6 940 676 72.0
    5 to 17 years 4,391 1,835 41.8 1,757 325 18.5 314 136 43.3 2,321 1,374 59.2
  18 to 64 years 8,150 1,532 18.8 5,045 596 11.8 1,263 337 26.7 1,841 600 32.6
    18 to 24 years 1,766 493 27.9 691 104 15.1 289 79 27.3 786 310 39.4
    25 to 34 years 1,814 351 19.4 993 149 15.0 347 87 25.1 474 115 24.3
    35 to 44 years 1,713 264 15.4 1,182 126 10.7 274 67 24.4 257 71 27.5
    45 to 54 years 1,770 268 15.1 1,292 109 8.4 230 75 32.7 247 83 33.8
    55 to 59 years 633 96 15.1 498 65 13.1 86 19 21.5 49 12 (B)
    60 to 64 years 455 61 13.5 389 42 10.9 38 10 (B) 28 9 (B)
  65 years and over 844 148 17.5 709 107 15.1 83 27 33.1 52 14 (B)
    65 to 74 years 526 80 15.2 458 59 12.9 45 15 (B) 23 6 (B)
    75 years and over 318 68 21.5 250 48 19.2 38 12 (B) 29 8 (B)
Female 17,655 5,952 33.7 7,729 1,083 14.0 747 220 29.5 9,179 4,649 50.6
  Under 18 years 6,068 2,613 43.1 2,457 448 18.2 337 128 38.1 3,274 2,036 62.2
    Under 5 years 1,748 868 49.6 691 159 23.1 106 32 29.7 951 677 71.1
    5 to 17 years 4,320 1,745 40.4 1,767 289 16.3 231 97 41.9 2,323 1,360 58.5
  18 to 64 years 10,459 3,068 29.3 4,750 557 11.7 349 81 23.2 5,361 2,431 45.3
    18 to 24 years 1,931 710 36.8 669 106 15.9 106 27 25.4 1,157 577 49.9
    25 to 34 years 2,437 966 39.7 968 152 15.7 65 10 (B) 1,404 804 57.3
    35 to 44 years 2,438 664 27.2 1,132 119 10.5 46 10 (B) 1,260 535 42.4
    45 to 54 years 2,289 455 19.9 1,181 91 7.7 99 25 25.6 1,009 338 33.5
    55 to 59 years 775 156 20.1 441 46 10.4 18 3 (B) 316 107 33.9
    60 to 64 years 589 117 19.9 359 42 11.7 15 6 (B) 215 70 32.4
  65 years and over 1,127 270 24.0 523 78 14.9 61 11 (B) 544 182 33.4
    65 to 74 years 644 150 23.4 354 50 14.1 20 1 (B) 269 99 36.8
    75 years and over 483 120 24.8 168 28 16.7 40 9 (B) 274 82 30.1

Poverty Footnotes


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