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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 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
202,100 87,498 43.3 162,411 60,657 37.3 11,557 6,544 56.6 28,131 20,297 72.2
  Under 18 years 57,833 31,620 54.7 43,804 20,334 46.4 3,310 2,280 68.9 10,719 9,006 84.0
    Under 5 years 16,463 9,668 58.7 12,638 6,312 49.9 1,003 784 78.2 2,823 2,572 91.1
    5 to 17 years 41,369 21,951 53.1 31,166 14,022 45.0 2,307 1,496 64.8 7,896 6,434 81.5
  18 to 64 years 122,073 45,610 37.4 99,336 31,683 31.9 7,466 3,851 51.6 15,271 10,076 66.0
    18 to 24 years 17,423 7,918 45.4 12,078 4,479 37.1 1,672 931 55.7 3,672 2,508 68.3
    25 to 34 years 23,927 10,935 45.7 18,784 7,559 40.2 1,787 926 51.8 3,356 2,450 73.0
    35 to 44 years 27,846 11,160 40.1 23,182 8,074 34.8 1,454 811 55.8 3,210 2,275 70.9
    45 to 54 years 29,843 9,166 30.7 24,776 6,409 25.9 1,659 775 46.7 3,407 1,983 58.2
    55 to 59 years 12,651 3,377 26.7 11,032 2,586 23.4 611 277 45.4 1,008 514 51.0
    60 to 64 years 10,384 3,053 29.4 9,483 2,576 27.2 283 131 46.2 618 346 56.0
  65 years and over 22,194 10,268 46.3 19,271 8,640 44.8 782 413 52.8 2,141 1,215 56.7
    65 to 74 years 13,249 5,379 40.6 11,902 4,635 38.9 332 170 51.4 1,015 574 56.5
    75 years and over 8,944 4,889 54.7 7,368 4,006 54.4 450 243 53.9 1,126 641 56.9
Male 100,592 42,481 42.2 82,671 30,882 37.4 8,313 4,588 55.2 9,608 7,011 73.0
  Under 18 years 29,618 16,153 54.5 22,412 10,391 46.4 1,822 1,238 67.9 5,384 4,524 84.0
    Under 5 years 8,422 4,909 58.3 6,482 3,218 49.6 523 394 75.4 1,418 1,296 91.4
    5 to 17 years 21,196 11,244 53.0 15,930 7,173 45.0 1,300 844 64.9 3,966 3,228 81.4
  18 to 64 years 59,623 21,343 35.8 49,605 15,865 32.0 6,008 3,101 51.6 4,010 2,376 59.3
    18 to 24 years 8,852 3,894 44.0 6,129 2,243 36.6 1,230 704 57.3 1,493 946 63.3
    25 to 34 years 11,482 4,912 42.8 9,071 3,622 39.9 1,542 788 51.1 868 502 57.8
    35 to 44 years 13,382 5,093 38.1 11,553 4,083 35.3 1,257 684 54.4 572 327 57.1
    45 to 54 years 14,452 4,316 29.9 12,385 3,264 26.4 1,300 617 47.4 767 435 56.8
    55 to 59 years 6,198 1,677 27.1 5,508 1,339 24.3 466 213 45.7 224 125 55.7
    60 to 64 years 5,257 1,451 27.6 4,958 1,315 26.5 212 95 44.5 86 42 48.7
  65 years and over 11,350 4,985 43.9 10,653 4,626 43.4 483 248 51.4 214 110 51.5
    65 to 74 years 6,766 2,479 36.6 6,444 2,317 36.0 220 105 47.7 103 57 55.8
    75 years and over 4,584 2,506 54.7 4,210 2,309 54.9 263 144 54.5 111 53 47.4
Female 101,508 45,017 44.3 79,740 29,774 37.3 3,244 1,956 60.3 18,524 13,287 71.7
  Under 18 years 28,215 15,467 54.8 21,392 9,943 46.5 1,487 1,042 70.1 5,335 4,482 84.0
    Under 5 years 8,041 4,760 59.2 6,156 3,094 50.3 480 390 81.2 1,405 1,276 90.8
    5 to 17 years 20,174 10,707 53.1 15,236 6,849 45.0 1,008 652 64.7 3,930 3,206 81.6
  18 to 64 years 62,450 24,267 38.9 49,731 15,817 31.8 1,458 750 51.4 11,262 7,700 68.4
    18 to 24 years 8,570 4,025 47.0 5,949 2,236 37.6 442 226 51.2 2,179 1,563 71.7
    25 to 34 years 12,445 6,023 48.4 9,713 3,937 40.5 245 138 56.4 2,488 1,948 78.3
    35 to 44 years 14,464 6,067 41.9 11,629 3,992 34.3 197 127 64.7 2,638 1,948 73.8
    45 to 54 years 15,391 4,851 31.5 12,391 3,145 25.4 359 158 44.1 2,641 1,547 58.6
    55 to 59 years 6,453 1,700 26.3 5,524 1,247 22.6 144 64 44.1 784 389 49.7
    60 to 64 years 5,127 1,602 31.2 4,524 1,262 27.9 71 36 (B) 532 304 57.2
  65 years and over 10,843 5,284 48.7 8,617 4,014 46.6 299 165 55.1 1,927 1,105 57.3
    65 to 74 years 6,483 2,900 44.7 5,459 2,318 42.5 112 66 58.6 912 517 56.6
    75 years and over 4,360 2,384 54.7 3,159 1,696 53.7 187 99 53.1 1,015 588 58.0

Poverty Footnotes


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