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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)

Asian alone
 
People in families, total (2)
11,719 7,347 62.7 9,670 5,786 59.8 741 505 68.1 1,308 1,057 80.8
  Under 18 years 3,035 2,074 68.3 2,539 1,635 64.4 132 109 83.0 364 330 90.7
    Under 5 years 922 565 61.2 816 473 57.9 22 19 (B) 84 73 86.9
    5 to 17 years 2,113 1,510 71.5 1,723 1,162 67.5 109 90 82.3 280 257 91.9
  18 to 64 years 7,598 4,521 59.5 6,281 3,556 56.6 527 338 64.0 789 628 79.5
    18 to 24 years 889 664 74.6 621 432 69.6 118 97 82.0 150 134 89.5
    25 to 34 years 1,675 935 55.8 1,394 751 53.8 111 60 54.5 170 124 73.0
    35 to 44 years 2,049 1,181 57.6 1,748 960 54.9 116 68 58.8 186 153 82.5
    45 to 54 years 1,757 1,008 57.4 1,484 809 54.5 101 63 62.4 172 136 79.2
    55 to 59 years 711 425 59.8 590 345 58.4 55 33 (B) 65 47 (B)
    60 to 64 years 517 308 59.6 444 259 58.3 27 16 (B) 46 33 (B)
  65 years and over 1,086 752 69.2 849 595 70.1 82 57 69.9 155 100 64.4
    65 to 74 years 643 435 67.5 514 337 65.7 56 39 (B) 74 58 (B)
    75 years and over 443 317 71.7 335 257 76.7 27 19 (B) 81 41 51.3
Male 5,583 3,492 62.6 4,687 2,831 60.4 465 317 68.2 430 344 79.9
  Under 18 years 1,531 1,062 69.3 1,276 831 65.1 68 57 (B) 188 174 92.4
    Under 5 years 481 297 61.7 423 246 58.3 8 7 (B) 50 44 (B)
    5 to 17 years 1,051 765 72.8 853 584 68.5 60 51 (B) 138 130 94.2
  18 to 64 years 3,570 2,099 58.8 2,990 1,712 57.3 360 231 64.2 219 156 71.3
    18 to 24 years 468 336 71.8 337 222 66.0 77 64 83.3 55 50 (B)
    25 to 34 years 769 421 54.7 621 336 54.1 86 48 55.5 62 37 (B)
    35 to 44 years 944 542 57.4 811 457 56.4 83 49 59.3 50 35 (B)
    45 to 54 years 822 472 57.4 717 402 56.1 67 43 (B) 39 26 (B)
    55 to 59 years 333 191 57.2 294 170 58.0 34 16 (B) 6 4 (B)
    60 to 64 years 234 138 59.2 211 124 58.8 14 11 (B) 9 3 (B)
  65 years and over 482 331 68.8 422 289 68.5 37 29 (B) 23 14 (B)
    65 to 74 years 301 192 63.8 264 164 62.0 25 19 (B) 12 9 (B)
    75 years and over 181 139 77.0 158 125 79.3 12 10 (B) 11 4 (B)
Female 6,137 3,855 62.8 4,982 2,954 59.3 276 188 67.9 878 714 81.3
  Under 18 years 1,504 1,013 67.3 1,264 804 63.6 64 52 (B) 176 156 88.9
    Under 5 years 442 268 60.6 394 226 57.4 15 13 (B) 34 29 (B)
    5 to 17 years 1,062 745 70.2 870 578 66.4 50 39 (B) 142 127 89.6
  18 to 64 years 4,029 2,422 60.1 3,292 1,844 56.0 167 107 63.8 570 471 82.7
    18 to 24 years 421 328 77.8 284 210 73.9 41 33 (B) 96 85 88.6
    25 to 34 years 906 514 56.8 773 415 53.7 25 13 (B) 108 87 80.3
    35 to 44 years 1,105 639 57.8 938 503 53.6 32 19 (B) 135 118 86.9
    45 to 54 years 935 536 57.4 767 407 53.1 34 20 (B) 133 110 82.3
    55 to 59 years 378 235 62.0 297 175 58.9 22 17 (B) 60 43 (B)
    60 to 64 years 283 170 60.0 233 135 57.8 12 6 (B) 37 29 (B)
  65 years and over 604 421 69.6 427 306 71.6 45 29 (B) 132 86 65.1
    65 to 74 years 342 242 70.8 250 174 69.6 30 20 (B) 62 49 (B)
    75 years and over 262 178 68.1 177 132 74.4 15 9 (B) 70 37 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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