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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 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
32,818 18,783 57.2 15,955 6,166 38.6 2,530 1,509 59.6 14,332 11,108 77.5
  Under 18 years 12,238 8,549 69.9 4,929 2,311 46.9 775 571 73.7 6,534 5,666 86.7
    Under 5 years 3,526 2,615 74.2 1,405 736 52.4 230 174 75.6 1,891 1,705 90.1
    5 to 17 years 8,711 5,933 68.1 3,523 1,575 44.7 545 397 72.9 4,643 3,962 85.3
  18 to 64 years 18,609 9,227 49.6 9,795 3,317 33.9 1,612 858 53.2 7,202 5,052 70.1
    18 to 24 years 3,697 2,140 57.9 1,360 517 38.0 395 210 53.2 1,943 1,412 72.7
    25 to 34 years 4,251 2,420 56.9 1,961 805 41.1 411 204 49.6 1,878 1,411 75.1
    35 to 44 years 4,151 1,948 46.9 2,314 736 31.8 320 178 55.6 1,518 1,034 68.1
    45 to 54 years 4,059 1,710 42.1 2,473 719 29.1 329 183 55.5 1,256 808 64.3
    55 to 59 years 1,408 574 40.7 939 284 30.2 104 60 57.2 365 230 63.2
    60 to 64 years 1,043 435 41.7 747 255 34.1 53 24 (B) 243 157 64.4
  65 years and over 1,971 1,008 51.1 1,232 538 43.7 144 80 56.0 596 389 65.3
    65 to 74 years 1,170 591 50.5 813 356 43.8 65 36 (B) 292 199 68.1
    75 years and over 801 417 52.0 419 182 43.5 78 45 57.0 304 190 62.6
Male 15,163 8,162 53.8 8,226 3,160 38.4 1,784 1,042 58.4 5,154 3,961 76.8
  Under 18 years 6,169 4,261 69.1 2,471 1,138 46.0 438 317 72.3 3,260 2,807 86.1
    Under 5 years 1,778 1,295 72.8 715 354 49.6 124 96 77.6 940 845 89.9
    5 to 17 years 4,391 2,966 67.5 1,757 783 44.6 314 220 70.2 2,321 1,962 84.6
  18 to 64 years 8,150 3,512 43.1 5,045 1,716 34.0 1,263 677 53.6 1,841 1,118 60.7
    18 to 24 years 1,766 946 53.6 691 257 37.2 289 149 51.6 786 540 68.8
    25 to 34 years 1,814 845 46.6 993 410 41.3 347 174 50.2 474 262 55.2
    35 to 44 years 1,713 652 38.0 1,182 380 32.1 274 154 56.4 257 117 45.6
    45 to 54 years 1,770 691 39.1 1,292 399 30.9 230 132 57.4 247 160 64.8
    55 to 59 years 633 211 33.3 498 141 28.4 86 52 59.8 49 18 (B)
    60 to 64 years 455 167 36.7 389 129 33.3 38 16 (B) 28 21 (B)
  65 years and over 844 389 46.0 709 306 43.1 83 48 57.6 52 35 (B)
    65 to 74 years 526 227 43.2 458 186 40.5 45 25 (B) 23 17 (B)
    75 years and over 318 161 50.8 250 120 47.9 38 23 (B) 29 18 (B)
Female 17,655 10,621 60.2 7,729 3,007 38.9 747 468 62.6 9,179 7,147 77.9
  Under 18 years 6,068 4,288 70.7 2,457 1,173 47.7 337 255 75.6 3,274 2,860 87.3
    Under 5 years 1,748 1,320 75.5 691 382 55.3 106 78 73.4 951 860 90.4
    5 to 17 years 4,320 2,968 68.7 1,767 791 44.8 231 177 76.6 2,323 1,999 86.1
  18 to 64 years 10,459 5,714 54.6 4,750 1,601 33.7 349 180 51.7 5,361 3,934 73.4
    18 to 24 years 1,931 1,193 61.8 669 260 38.9 106 61 57.6 1,157 872 75.4
    25 to 34 years 2,437 1,575 64.6 968 396 40.9 65 30 (B) 1,404 1,149 81.9
    35 to 44 years 2,438 1,296 53.2 1,132 356 31.5 46 23 (B) 1,260 916 72.7
    45 to 54 years 2,289 1,019 44.5 1,181 321 27.2 99 51 51.1 1,009 647 64.2
    55 to 59 years 775 363 46.8 441 142 32.2 18 8 (B) 316 213 67.3
    60 to 64 years 589 268 45.6 359 126 35.1 15 7 (B) 215 135 63.0
  65 years and over 1,127 619 54.9 523 233 44.5 61 33 (B) 544 354 65.1
    65 to 74 years 644 364 56.5 354 171 48.2 20 11 (B) 269 182 67.5
    75 years and over 483 256 52.9 168 62 36.8 40 22 (B) 274 172 62.6

Poverty Footnotes


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