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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
32,818 14,757 45.0 15,955 4,091 25.6 2,530 1,173 46.4 14,332 9,493 66.2
  Under 18 years 12,238 7,077 57.8 4,929 1,574 31.9 775 465 59.9 6,534 5,039 77.1
    Under 5 years 3,526 2,183 61.9 1,405 499 35.5 230 143 62.0 1,891 1,542 81.5
    5 to 17 years 8,711 4,894 56.2 3,523 1,075 30.5 545 322 59.1 4,643 3,497 75.3
  18 to 64 years 18,609 6,970 37.5 9,795 2,158 22.0 1,612 658 40.8 7,202 4,154 57.7
    18 to 24 years 3,697 1,749 47.3 1,360 379 27.9 395 165 41.9 1,943 1,204 62.0
    25 to 34 years 4,251 1,850 43.5 1,961 536 27.3 411 154 37.4 1,878 1,160 61.8
    35 to 44 years 4,151 1,464 35.3 2,314 476 20.6 320 139 43.5 1,518 848 55.9
    45 to 54 years 4,059 1,202 29.6 2,473 422 17.1 329 142 43.2 1,256 638 50.8
    55 to 59 years 1,408 403 28.6 939 181 19.3 104 42 40.2 365 180 49.5
    60 to 64 years 1,043 303 29.0 747 163 21.9 53 16 (B) 243 123 50.7
  65 years and over 1,971 710 36.0 1,232 359 29.1 144 51 35.4 596 301 50.5
    65 to 74 years 1,170 395 33.7 813 219 26.9 65 22 (B) 292 154 52.6
    75 years and over 801 315 39.4 419 140 33.4 78 28 36.3 304 147 48.4
Male 15,163 6,337 41.8 8,226 2,113 25.7 1,784 815 45.7 5,154 3,409 66.1
  Under 18 years 6,169 3,520 57.0 2,471 773 31.3 438 262 59.8 3,260 2,485 76.2
    Under 5 years 1,778 1,080 60.8 715 235 32.8 124 81 65.6 940 764 81.4
    5 to 17 years 4,391 2,439 55.5 1,757 538 30.6 314 180 57.5 2,321 1,721 74.2
  18 to 64 years 8,150 2,556 31.4 5,045 1,135 22.5 1,263 521 41.2 1,841 900 48.9
    18 to 24 years 1,766 771 43.7 691 195 28.2 289 124 42.8 786 453 57.7
    25 to 34 years 1,814 582 32.1 993 281 28.3 347 132 38.0 474 170 35.8
    35 to 44 years 1,713 458 26.8 1,182 240 20.3 274 121 44.1 257 98 38.1
    45 to 54 years 1,770 483 27.3 1,292 240 18.6 230 99 42.9 247 144 58.3
    55 to 59 years 633 152 24.0 498 98 19.7 86 36 41.9 49 18 (B)
    60 to 64 years 455 108 23.8 389 81 20.7 38 10 (B) 28 17 (B)
  65 years and over 844 262 31.0 709 206 29.1 83 33 39.5 52 23 (B)
    65 to 74 years 526 149 28.4 458 121 26.3 45 18 (B) 23 10 (B)
    75 years and over 318 113 35.4 250 86 34.2 38 14 (B) 29 13 (B)
Female 17,655 8,420 47.7 7,729 1,977 25.6 747 358 47.9 9,179 6,085 66.3
  Under 18 years 6,068 3,557 58.6 2,457 801 32.6 337 203 60.1 3,274 2,553 78.0
    Under 5 years 1,748 1,103 63.1 691 264 38.3 106 61 57.7 951 777 81.7
    5 to 17 years 4,320 2,454 56.8 1,767 537 30.4 231 142 61.3 2,323 1,776 76.5
  18 to 64 years 10,459 4,414 42.2 4,750 1,023 21.5 349 137 39.3 5,361 3,253 60.7
    18 to 24 years 1,931 977 50.6 669 184 27.6 106 42 39.4 1,157 751 64.9
    25 to 34 years 2,437 1,267 52.0 968 255 26.3 65 22 (B) 1,404 990 70.5
    35 to 44 years 2,438 1,005 41.2 1,132 236 20.9 46 18 (B) 1,260 750 59.5
    45 to 54 years 2,289 719 31.4 1,181 182 15.4 99 43 43.7 1,009 493 48.9
    55 to 59 years 775 251 32.4 441 83 18.8 18 6 (B) 316 163 51.5
    60 to 64 years 589 194 33.0 359 83 23.1 15 6 (B) 215 106 49.3
  65 years and over 1,127 448 39.8 523 152 29.2 61 18 (B) 544 278 51.1
    65 to 74 years 644 245 38.1 354 98 27.7 20 4 (B) 269 143 53.2
    75 years and over 483 203 42.0 168 54 32.3 40 14 (B) 274 134 49.0

Poverty Footnotes


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