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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
202,100 52,531 26.0 162,411 33,147 20.4 11,557 4,260 36.9 28,131 15,125 53.8
  Under 18 years 57,833 20,961 36.2 43,804 12,049 27.5 3,310 1,591 48.1 10,719 7,320 68.3
    Under 5 years 16,463 6,676 40.6 12,638 3,881 30.7 1,003 575 57.3 2,823 2,220 78.7
    5 to 17 years 41,369 14,285 34.5 31,166 8,169 26.2 2,307 1,016 44.0 7,896 5,100 64.6
  18 to 64 years 122,073 26,209 21.5 99,336 16,768 16.9 7,466 2,396 32.1 15,271 7,045 46.1
    18 to 24 years 17,423 4,767 27.4 12,078 2,399 19.9 1,672 576 34.4 3,672 1,792 48.8
    25 to 34 years 23,927 6,643 27.8 18,784 4,252 22.6 1,787 565 31.6 3,356 1,826 54.4
    35 to 44 years 27,846 6,343 22.8 23,182 4,265 18.4 1,454 515 35.4 3,210 1,563 48.7
    45 to 54 years 29,843 4,942 16.6 24,776 3,139 12.7 1,659 487 29.4 3,407 1,315 38.6
    55 to 59 years 12,651 1,819 14.4 11,032 1,326 12.0 611 171 27.9 1,008 322 31.9
    60 to 64 years 10,384 1,696 16.3 9,483 1,386 14.6 283 81 28.7 618 228 36.9
  65 years and over 22,194 5,361 24.2 19,271 4,329 22.5 782 272 34.8 2,141 760 35.5
    65 to 74 years 13,249 2,836 21.4 11,902 2,324 19.5 332 121 36.4 1,015 392 38.6
    75 years and over 8,944 2,525 28.2 7,368 2,005 27.2 450 152 33.7 1,126 368 32.7
Male 100,592 25,029 24.9 82,671 16,810 20.3 8,313 2,947 35.4 9,608 5,272 54.9
  Under 18 years 29,618 10,712 36.2 22,412 6,144 27.4 1,822 853 46.8 5,384 3,715 69.0
    Under 5 years 8,422 3,400 40.4 6,482 1,986 30.6 523 286 54.7 1,418 1,128 79.6
    5 to 17 years 21,196 7,311 34.5 15,930 4,157 26.1 1,300 567 43.6 3,966 2,587 65.2
  18 to 64 years 59,623 11,758 19.7 49,605 8,330 16.8 6,008 1,943 32.3 4,010 1,485 37.0
    18 to 24 years 8,852 2,187 24.7 6,129 1,132 18.5 1,230 449 36.5 1,493 605 40.5
    25 to 34 years 11,482 2,839 24.7 9,071 2,038 22.5 1,542 496 32.2 868 304 35.0
    35 to 44 years 13,382 2,777 20.7 11,553 2,176 18.8 1,257 430 34.2 572 171 29.9
    45 to 54 years 14,452 2,274 15.7 12,385 1,590 12.8 1,300 388 29.8 767 296 38.6
    55 to 59 years 6,198 897 14.5 5,508 690 12.5 466 127 27.2 224 80 35.6
    60 to 64 years 5,257 785 14.9 4,958 703 14.2 212 53 24.9 86 29 33.5
  65 years and over 11,350 2,559 22.5 10,653 2,336 21.9 483 151 31.3 214 72 33.6
    65 to 74 years 6,766 1,306 19.3 6,444 1,195 18.6 220 70 31.9 103 40 38.9
    75 years and over 4,584 1,254 27.3 4,210 1,141 27.1 263 81 30.8 111 32 28.8
Female 101,508 27,503 27.1 79,740 16,336 20.5 3,244 1,313 40.5 18,524 9,854 53.2
  Under 18 years 28,215 10,249 36.3 21,392 5,905 27.6 1,487 738 49.6 5,335 3,606 67.6
    Under 5 years 8,041 3,276 40.7 6,156 1,894 30.8 480 289 60.2 1,405 1,092 77.8
    5 to 17 years 20,174 6,974 34.6 15,236 4,011 26.3 1,008 449 44.6 3,930 2,513 64.0
  18 to 64 years 62,450 14,451 23.1 49,731 8,438 17.0 1,458 453 31.1 11,262 5,560 49.4
    18 to 24 years 8,570 2,580 30.1 5,949 1,267 21.3 442 127 28.6 2,179 1,186 54.4
    25 to 34 years 12,445 3,804 30.6 9,713 2,213 22.8 245 69 28.3 2,488 1,522 61.2
    35 to 44 years 14,464 3,566 24.7 11,629 2,089 18.0 197 85 43.3 2,638 1,392 52.8
    45 to 54 years 15,391 2,668 17.3 12,391 1,549 12.5 359 100 27.8 2,641 1,019 38.6
    55 to 59 years 6,453 922 14.3 5,524 636 11.5 144 44 30.4 784 242 30.9
    60 to 64 years 5,127 911 17.8 4,524 683 15.1 71 28 (B) 532 199 37.5
  65 years and over 10,843 2,802 25.8 8,617 1,993 23.1 299 121 40.5 1,927 688 35.7
    65 to 74 years 6,483 1,531 23.6 5,459 1,129 20.7 112 51 45.1 912 352 38.5
    75 years and over 4,360 1,271 29.2 3,159 865 27.4 187 71 37.8 1,015 336 33.1

Poverty Footnotes


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