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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 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
202,100 140,098 69.3 162,411 105,525 65.0 11,557 9,391 81.3 28,131 25,181 89.5
  Under 18 years 57,833 45,805 79.2 43,804 32,626 74.5 3,310 2,943 88.9 10,719 10,237 95.5
    Under 5 years 16,463 13,363 81.2 12,638 9,649 76.3 1,003 947 94.5 2,823 2,766 98.0
    5 to 17 years 41,369 32,442 78.4 31,166 22,977 73.7 2,307 1,995 86.5 7,896 7,470 94.6
  18 to 64 years 122,073 78,479 64.3 99,336 59,414 59.8 7,466 5,860 78.5 15,271 13,205 86.5
    18 to 24 years 17,423 12,637 72.5 12,078 8,027 66.5 1,672 1,364 81.6 3,672 3,247 88.4
    25 to 34 years 23,927 17,298 72.3 18,784 12,846 68.4 1,787 1,448 81.1 3,356 3,004 89.5
    35 to 44 years 27,846 19,155 68.8 23,182 15,108 65.2 1,454 1,150 79.1 3,210 2,896 90.2
    45 to 54 years 29,843 17,276 57.9 24,776 13,239 53.4 1,659 1,255 75.7 3,407 2,782 81.6
    55 to 59 years 12,651 6,485 51.3 11,032 5,243 47.5 611 453 74.1 1,008 790 78.4
    60 to 64 years 10,384 5,628 54.2 9,483 4,952 52.2 283 189 66.8 618 486 78.8
  65 years and over 22,194 15,813 71.3 19,271 13,485 70.0 782 589 75.4 2,141 1,739 81.2
    65 to 74 years 13,249 8,821 66.6 11,902 7,747 65.1 332 250 75.3 1,015 824 81.2
    75 years and over 8,944 6,993 78.2 7,368 5,738 77.9 450 340 75.5 1,126 915 81.3
Male 100,592 69,079 68.7 82,671 53,734 65.0 8,313 6,698 80.6 9,608 8,648 90.0
  Under 18 years 29,618 23,528 79.4 22,412 16,742 74.7 1,822 1,632 89.6 5,384 5,154 95.7
    Under 5 years 8,422 6,871 81.6 6,482 4,985 76.9 523 489 93.5 1,418 1,397 98.5
    5 to 17 years 21,196 16,657 78.6 15,930 11,757 73.8 1,300 1,143 88.0 3,966 3,757 94.7
  18 to 64 years 59,623 37,718 63.3 49,605 29,684 59.8 6,008 4,712 78.4 4,010 3,322 82.9
    18 to 24 years 8,852 6,340 71.6 6,129 4,042 65.9 1,230 1,013 82.3 1,493 1,285 86.1
    25 to 34 years 11,482 8,119 70.7 9,071 6,161 67.9 1,542 1,250 81.1 868 708 81.5
    35 to 44 years 13,382 9,027 67.5 11,553 7,584 65.6 1,257 980 78.0 572 463 80.9
    45 to 54 years 14,452 8,304 57.5 12,385 6,711 54.2 1,300 981 75.4 767 612 79.9
    55 to 59 years 6,198 3,203 51.7 5,508 2,669 48.5 466 345 74.0 224 190 84.7
    60 to 64 years 5,257 2,725 51.8 4,958 2,517 50.8 212 144 67.7 86 64 74.9
  65 years and over 11,350 7,833 69.0 10,653 7,307 68.6 483 354 73.2 214 172 80.4
    65 to 74 years 6,766 4,295 63.5 6,444 4,044 62.8 220 160 72.7 103 91 89.0
    75 years and over 4,584 3,538 77.2 4,210 3,263 77.5 263 194 73.7 111 81 72.5
Female 101,508 71,018 70.0 79,740 51,791 65.0 3,244 2,694 83.0 18,524 16,533 89.3
  Under 18 years 28,215 22,277 79.0 21,392 15,884 74.2 1,487 1,310 88.1 5,335 5,083 95.3
    Under 5 years 8,041 6,492 80.7 6,156 4,664 75.8 480 458 95.6 1,405 1,370 97.5
    5 to 17 years 20,174 15,785 78.2 15,236 11,220 73.6 1,008 852 84.5 3,930 3,713 94.5
  18 to 64 years 62,450 40,761 65.3 49,731 29,730 59.8 1,458 1,147 78.7 11,262 9,883 87.8
    18 to 24 years 8,570 6,298 73.5 5,949 3,985 67.0 442 351 79.4 2,179 1,961 90.0
    25 to 34 years 12,445 9,178 73.7 9,713 6,684 68.8 245 198 81.0 2,488 2,296 92.3
    35 to 44 years 14,464 10,128 70.0 11,629 7,524 64.7 197 170 86.5 2,638 2,433 92.2
    45 to 54 years 15,391 8,972 58.3 12,391 6,528 52.7 359 275 76.5 2,641 2,169 82.2
    55 to 59 years 6,453 3,282 50.9 5,524 2,574 46.6 144 108 74.7 784 601 76.6
    60 to 64 years 5,127 2,903 56.6 4,524 2,435 53.8 71 45 (B) 532 422 79.4
  65 years and over 10,843 7,980 73.6 8,617 6,177 71.7 299 236 78.9 1,927 1,567 81.3
    65 to 74 years 6,483 4,526 69.8 5,459 3,703 67.8 112 90 80.4 912 732 80.3
    75 years and over 4,360 3,455 79.2 3,159 2,474 78.3 187 146 78.0 1,015 835 82.3

Poverty Footnotes


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