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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)

Asian alone
 
People in families, total (2)
11,719 1,614 13.8 9,670 1,234 12.8 741 110 14.8 1,308 270 20.7
  Under 18 years 3,035 561 18.5 2,539 415 16.4 132 31 23.9 364 114 31.3
    Under 5 years 922 157 17.0 816 120 14.7 22 9 (B) 84 29 34.1
    5 to 17 years 2,113 404 19.1 1,723 296 17.2 109 23 20.8 280 85 30.5
  18 to 64 years 7,598 883 11.6 6,281 676 10.8 527 74 14.0 789 133 16.9
    18 to 24 years 889 133 15.0 621 82 13.1 118 20 16.7 150 32 21.3
    25 to 34 years 1,675 158 9.4 1,394 123 8.8 111 10 8.8 170 25 14.6
    35 to 44 years 2,049 264 12.9 1,748 215 12.3 116 18 15.5 186 31 16.9
    45 to 54 years 1,757 182 10.4 1,484 132 8.9 101 14 14.1 172 36 20.9
    55 to 59 years 711 82 11.6 590 69 11.7 55 8 (B) 65 6 (B)
    60 to 64 years 517 64 12.3 444 56 12.6 27 4 (B) 46 3 (B)
  65 years and over 1,086 170 15.7 849 142 16.8 82 4 5.4 155 23 15.0
    65 to 74 years 643 98 15.3 514 86 16.8 56 0 (B) 74 12 (B)
    75 years and over 443 72 16.2 335 56 16.7 27 4 (B) 81 11 13.9
Male 5,583 762 13.7 4,687 606 12.9 465 70 15.1 430 86 20.1
  Under 18 years 1,531 287 18.8 1,276 215 16.8 68 14 (B) 188 58 30.9
    Under 5 years 481 83 17.2 423 57 13.5 8 3 (B) 50 22 (B)
    5 to 17 years 1,051 205 19.5 853 158 18.5 60 11 (B) 138 36 25.9
  18 to 64 years 3,570 395 11.1 2,990 314 10.5 360 54 15.0 219 27 12.1
    18 to 24 years 468 65 13.9 337 40 12.0 77 14 17.7 55 11 (B)
    25 to 34 years 769 67 8.7 621 50 8.1 86 10 11.3 62 7 (B)
    35 to 44 years 944 109 11.6 811 93 11.5 83 13 15.3 50 4 (B)
    45 to 54 years 822 93 11.3 717 76 10.6 67 11 (B) 39 5 (B)
    55 to 59 years 333 35 10.4 294 30 10.2 34 5 (B) 6 0 (B)
    60 to 64 years 234 27 11.5 211 24 11.5 14 2 (B) 9 1 (B)
  65 years and over 482 80 16.6 422 76 18.1 37 2 (B) 23 2 (B)
    65 to 74 years 301 43 14.2 264 43 16.2 25 0 (B) 12 0 (B)
    75 years and over 181 37 20.6 158 33 21.2 12 2 (B) 11 2 (B)
Female 6,137 852 13.9 4,982 628 12.6 276 39 14.2 878 184 21.0
  Under 18 years 1,504 274 18.2 1,264 200 15.9 64 17 (B) 176 56 31.8
    Under 5 years 442 74 16.8 394 63 15.9 15 6 (B) 34 6 (B)
    5 to 17 years 1,062 199 18.8 870 138 15.8 50 12 (B) 142 50 35.0
  18 to 64 years 4,029 488 12.1 3,292 362 11.0 167 20 11.8 570 107 18.7
    18 to 24 years 421 69 16.3 284 41 14.5 41 6 (B) 96 21 22.2
    25 to 34 years 906 91 10.0 773 73 9.4 25 0 (B) 108 18 16.9
    35 to 44 years 1,105 155 14.0 938 122 13.0 32 5 (B) 135 28 20.6
    45 to 54 years 935 89 9.6 767 56 7.2 34 3 (B) 133 31 23.2
    55 to 59 years 378 48 12.6 297 39 13.1 22 3 (B) 60 6 (B)
    60 to 64 years 283 37 12.9 233 32 13.6 12 2 (B) 37 3 (B)
  65 years and over 604 90 14.9 427 66 15.4 45 2 (B) 132 22 16.4
    65 to 74 years 342 56 16.2 250 44 17.4 30 0 (B) 62 12 (B)
    75 years and over 262 34 13.1 177 22 12.6 15 2 (B) 70 10 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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