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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 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)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
32,818 21,393 65.2 15,955 7,716 48.4 2,530 1,742 68.9 14,332 11,935 83.3
  Under 18 years 12,238 9,410 76.9 4,929 2,844 57.7 775 626 80.8 6,534 5,941 90.9
    Under 5 years 3,526 2,811 79.7 1,405 852 60.6 230 195 84.7 1,891 1,764 93.3
    5 to 17 years 8,711 6,599 75.8 3,523 1,992 56.5 545 431 79.2 4,643 4,176 89.9
  18 to 64 years 18,609 10,791 58.0 9,795 4,188 42.8 1,612 1,026 63.7 7,202 5,577 77.4
    18 to 24 years 3,697 2,424 65.6 1,360 637 46.9 395 254 64.4 1,943 1,533 78.9
    25 to 34 years 4,251 2,760 64.9 1,961 972 49.5 411 262 63.8 1,878 1,526 81.3
    35 to 44 years 4,151 2,335 56.3 2,314 970 41.9 320 199 62.2 1,518 1,167 76.9
    45 to 54 years 4,059 2,058 50.7 2,473 933 37.7 329 218 66.2 1,256 907 72.2
    55 to 59 years 1,408 703 49.9 939 369 39.3 104 68 65.1 365 266 72.9
    60 to 64 years 1,043 510 48.9 747 307 41.0 53 25 (B) 243 178 73.1
  65 years and over 1,971 1,192 60.5 1,232 685 55.6 144 90 62.6 596 417 70.0
    65 to 74 years 1,170 708 60.5 813 454 55.9 65 42 (B) 292 211 72.2
    75 years and over 801 484 60.5 419 231 55.0 78 47 60.5 304 206 68.0
Male 15,163 9,444 62.3 8,226 3,966 48.2 1,784 1,214 68.0 5,154 4,265 82.8
  Under 18 years 6,169 4,716 76.4 2,471 1,406 56.9 438 348 79.6 3,260 2,961 90.8
    Under 5 years 1,778 1,388 78.0 715 415 58.0 124 105 84.5 940 868 92.4
    5 to 17 years 4,391 3,329 75.8 1,757 992 56.5 314 244 77.6 2,321 2,093 90.2
  18 to 64 years 8,150 4,250 52.2 5,045 2,171 43.0 1,263 811 64.2 1,841 1,268 68.9
    18 to 24 years 1,766 1,086 61.5 691 323 46.7 289 181 62.7 786 582 74.0
    25 to 34 years 1,814 1,032 56.9 993 497 50.1 347 224 64.6 474 311 65.6
    35 to 44 years 1,713 799 46.6 1,182 483 40.9 274 173 63.2 257 142 55.3
    45 to 54 years 1,770 854 48.3 1,292 519 40.2 230 156 67.7 247 179 72.4
    55 to 59 years 633 285 45.1 498 193 38.7 86 60 69.2 49 33 (B)
    60 to 64 years 455 194 42.7 389 155 39.8 38 18 (B) 28 21 (B)
  65 years and over 844 478 56.7 709 389 54.9 83 54 65.0 52 35 (B)
    65 to 74 years 526 296 56.2 458 249 54.3 45 30 (B) 23 17 (B)
    75 years and over 318 182 57.4 250 140 55.9 38 24 (B) 29 18 (B)
Female 17,655 11,949 67.7 7,729 3,750 48.5 747 529 70.8 9,179 7,670 83.6
  Under 18 years 6,068 4,694 77.4 2,457 1,437 58.5 337 278 82.4 3,274 2,979 91.0
    Under 5 years 1,748 1,423 81.4 691 437 63.3 106 90 84.8 951 896 94.2
    5 to 17 years 4,320 3,271 75.7 1,767 1,000 56.6 231 188 81.3 2,323 2,083 89.7
  18 to 64 years 10,459 6,541 62.5 4,750 2,017 42.5 349 215 61.6 5,361 4,309 80.4
    18 to 24 years 1,931 1,338 69.3 669 315 47.0 106 73 68.9 1,157 951 82.2
    25 to 34 years 2,437 1,729 70.9 968 475 49.0 65 39 (B) 1,404 1,215 86.6
    35 to 44 years 2,438 1,536 63.0 1,132 486 43.0 46 26 (B) 1,260 1,024 81.3
    45 to 54 years 2,289 1,204 52.6 1,181 414 35.0 99 62 62.6 1,009 728 72.2
    55 to 59 years 775 418 53.9 441 176 39.9 18 8 (B) 316 233 73.8
    60 to 64 years 589 316 53.6 359 152 42.3 15 7 (B) 215 156 72.8
  65 years and over 1,127 714 63.3 523 296 56.6 61 36 (B) 544 382 70.3
    65 to 74 years 644 412 64.0 354 205 57.9 20 13 (B) 269 194 72.0
    75 years and over 483 302 62.5 168 91 53.8 40 23 (B) 274 188 68.5

Poverty Footnotes


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