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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 alone
 
People in families, total (2)
197,763 50,890 25.7 159,476 32,370 20.3 11,277 4,127 36.6 27,010 14,393 53.3
  Under 18 years 55,450 19,917 35.9 42,242 11,594 27.4 3,174 1,513 47.7 10,035 6,810 67.9
    Under 5 years 15,639 6,300 40.3 12,080 3,725 30.8 959 544 56.7 2,600 2,031 78.1
    5 to 17 years 39,811 13,617 34.2 30,162 7,869 26.1 2,215 969 43.8 7,434 4,778 64.3
  18 to 64 years 120,309 25,665 21.3 98,122 16,485 16.8 7,327 2,342 32.0 14,860 6,838 46.0
    18 to 24 years 16,994 4,622 27.2 11,824 2,340 19.8 1,621 549 33.9 3,549 1,732 48.8
    25 to 34 years 23,497 6,492 27.6 18,504 4,167 22.5 1,748 557 31.9 3,244 1,767 54.5
    35 to 44 years 27,490 6,229 22.7 22,921 4,206 18.4 1,435 505 35.2 3,134 1,517 48.4
    45 to 54 years 29,524 4,861 16.5 24,545 3,099 12.6 1,639 478 29.2 3,339 1,284 38.4
    55 to 59 years 12,512 1,783 14.3 10,920 1,299 11.9 603 170 28.3 988 314 31.7
    60 to 64 years 10,293 1,678 16.3 9,408 1,373 14.6 280 81 29.0 606 223 36.9
  65 years and over 22,003 5,307 24.1 19,112 4,290 22.4 775 272 35.1 2,115 745 35.2
    65 to 74 years 13,107 2,798 21.3 11,784 2,298 19.5 329 121 36.7 995 380 38.1
    75 years and over 8,896 2,509 28.2 7,328 1,992 27.2 447 152 34.0 1,120 366 32.6
Male 98,431 24,257 24.6 81,186 16,425 20.2 8,124 2,864 35.3 9,121 4,968 54.5
  Under 18 years 28,422 10,218 36.0 21,626 5,929 27.4 1,758 821 46.7 5,038 3,469 68.8
    Under 5 years 8,013 3,234 40.4 6,197 1,916 30.9 503 273 54.3 1,313 1,044 79.5
    5 to 17 years 20,409 6,985 34.2 15,429 4,013 26.0 1,255 548 43.6 3,725 2,424 65.1
  18 to 64 years 58,750 11,503 19.6 48,994 8,184 16.7 5,887 1,892 32.1 3,870 1,428 36.9
    18 to 24 years 8,634 2,113 24.5 6,017 1,110 18.4 1,187 425 35.8 1,430 579 40.5
    25 to 34 years 11,285 2,778 24.6 8,940 1,997 22.3 1,510 488 32.3 835 293 35.1
    35 to 44 years 13,226 2,731 20.6 11,422 2,144 18.8 1,240 421 33.9 565 167 29.5
    45 to 54 years 14,272 2,228 15.6 12,250 1,564 12.8 1,281 379 29.6 741 285 38.5
    55 to 59 years 6,123 876 14.3 5,448 675 12.4 459 127 27.6 216 75 34.8
    60 to 64 years 5,210 777 14.9 4,917 696 14.1 210 53 25.2 84 29 34.3
  65 years and over 11,259 2,536 22.5 10,567 2,312 21.9 480 151 31.5 212 72 33.9
    65 to 74 years 6,697 1,290 19.3 6,377 1,180 18.5 218 70 32.1 101 40 39.4
    75 years and over 4,562 1,245 27.3 4,189 1,132 27.0 262 81 31.0 111 32 28.8
Female 99,332 26,633 26.8 78,290 15,945 20.4 3,153 1,263 40.1 17,889 9,424 52.7
  Under 18 years 27,028 9,699 35.9 20,616 5,666 27.5 1,416 692 48.9 4,996 3,341 66.9
    Under 5 years 7,626 3,066 40.2 5,883 1,809 30.7 456 270 59.3 1,287 987 76.7
    5 to 17 years 19,402 6,633 34.2 14,732 3,857 26.2 961 422 43.9 3,709 2,354 63.5
  18 to 64 years 61,559 14,162 23.0 49,128 8,302 16.9 1,441 450 31.2 10,990 5,410 49.2
    18 to 24 years 8,360 2,509 30.0 5,807 1,231 21.2 434 125 28.8 2,119 1,153 54.4
    25 to 34 years 12,212 3,715 30.4 9,564 2,171 22.7 238 69 29.0 2,409 1,475 61.2
    35 to 44 years 14,264 3,498 24.5 11,499 2,063 17.9 196 85 43.3 2,569 1,350 52.6
    45 to 54 years 15,252 2,633 17.3 12,295 1,536 12.5 358 99 27.7 2,598 998 38.4
    55 to 59 years 6,389 907 14.2 5,472 625 11.4 144 44 30.4 773 238 30.9
    60 to 64 years 5,083 900 17.7 4,491 677 15.1 71 28 (B) 522 195 37.3
  65 years and over 10,744 2,772 25.8 8,546 1,978 23.1 296 121 41.0 1,903 673 35.4
    65 to 74 years 6,410 1,508 23.5 5,407 1,118 20.7 110 51 45.8 893 340 38.0
    75 years and over 4,334 1,264 29.2 3,139 860 27.4 185 71 38.1 1,009 334 33.0

Poverty Footnotes


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