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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 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
32,818 10,769 32.8 15,955 2,399 15.0 2,530 803 31.8 14,332 7,566 52.8
  Under 18 years 12,238 5,490 44.9 4,929 965 19.6 775 324 41.8 6,534 4,201 64.3
    Under 5 years 3,526 1,787 50.7 1,405 319 22.7 230 83 36.2 1,891 1,386 73.3
    5 to 17 years 8,711 3,702 42.5 3,523 646 18.3 545 241 44.1 4,643 2,816 60.6
  18 to 64 years 18,609 4,849 26.1 9,795 1,246 12.7 1,612 440 27.3 7,202 3,163 43.9
    18 to 24 years 3,697 1,279 34.6 1,360 235 17.3 395 113 28.6 1,943 932 48.0
    25 to 34 years 4,251 1,370 32.2 1,961 321 16.4 411 97 23.6 1,878 952 50.7
    35 to 44 years 4,151 989 23.8 2,314 262 11.3 320 87 27.1 1,518 641 42.2
    45 to 54 years 4,059 762 18.8 2,473 228 9.2 329 104 31.6 1,256 430 34.2
    55 to 59 years 1,408 266 18.9 939 116 12.3 104 24 22.8 365 127 34.7
    60 to 64 years 1,043 183 17.6 747 84 11.3 53 16 (B) 243 83 34.2
  65 years and over 1,971 430 21.8 1,232 189 15.3 144 39 27.5 596 202 33.8
    65 to 74 years 1,170 237 20.2 813 111 13.6 65 18 (B) 292 108 37.1
    75 years and over 801 193 24.1 419 78 18.6 78 22 27.8 304 93 30.7
Male 15,163 4,563 30.1 8,226 1,254 15.2 1,784 569 31.9 5,154 2,740 53.2
  Under 18 years 6,169 2,781 45.1 2,471 493 19.9 438 188 42.9 3,260 2,100 64.4
    Under 5 years 1,778 892 50.2 715 151 21.2 124 52 41.7 940 689 73.3
    5 to 17 years 4,391 1,889 43.0 1,757 342 19.5 314 136 43.4 2,321 1,411 60.8
  18 to 64 years 8,150 1,632 20.0 5,045 652 12.9 1,263 354 28.0 1,841 626 34.0
    18 to 24 years 1,766 528 29.9 691 123 17.8 289 84 29.1 786 321 40.8
    25 to 34 years 1,814 374 20.6 993 162 16.3 347 87 25.1 474 125 26.5
    35 to 44 years 1,713 279 16.3 1,182 136 11.5 274 73 26.5 257 71 27.6
    45 to 54 years 1,770 285 16.1 1,292 121 9.3 230 79 34.2 247 85 34.5
    55 to 59 years 633 101 16.0 498 69 13.8 86 21 24.2 49 12 (B)
    60 to 64 years 455 64 14.1 389 42 10.9 38 10 (B) 28 12 (B)
  65 years and over 844 150 17.8 709 109 15.4 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 70 22.1 250 50 19.9 38 12 (B) 29 8 (B)
Female 17,655 6,206 35.1 7,729 1,145 14.8 747 234 31.4 9,179 4,826 52.6
  Under 18 years 6,068 2,708 44.6 2,457 472 19.2 337 136 40.3 3,274 2,101 64.2
    Under 5 years 1,748 895 51.2 691 167 24.2 106 32 29.7 951 696 73.2
    5 to 17 years 4,320 1,813 42.0 1,767 304 17.2 231 104 45.1 2,323 1,404 60.5
  18 to 64 years 10,459 3,218 30.8 4,750 593 12.5 349 87 24.8 5,361 2,538 47.3
    18 to 24 years 1,931 751 38.9 669 112 16.7 106 29 27.1 1,157 611 52.8
    25 to 34 years 2,437 995 40.9 968 159 16.5 65 10 (B) 1,404 826 58.9
    35 to 44 years 2,438 710 29.1 1,132 126 11.1 46 14 (B) 1,260 570 45.2
    45 to 54 years 2,289 477 20.8 1,181 107 9.1 99 25 25.6 1,009 344 34.1
    55 to 59 years 775 165 21.2 441 47 10.7 18 3 (B) 316 115 36.3
    60 to 64 years 589 119 20.2 359 42 11.7 15 6 (B) 215 72 33.3
  65 years and over 1,127 280 24.8 523 80 15.2 61 12 (B) 544 188 34.6
    65 to 74 years 644 157 24.4 354 52 14.6 20 3 (B) 269 103 38.1
    75 years and over 483 123 25.4 168 28 16.7 40 9 (B) 274 86 31.2

Poverty Footnotes


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