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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 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
202,100 7,425 3.7 162,411 3,187 2.0 11,557 588 5.1 28,131 3,649 13.0
  Under 18 years 57,833 3,662 6.3 43,804 1,234 2.8 3,310 267 8.1 10,719 2,161 20.2
    Under 5 years 16,463 1,342 8.2 12,638 407 3.2 1,003 89 8.9 2,823 846 30.0
    5 to 17 years 41,369 2,320 5.6 31,166 828 2.7 2,307 178 7.7 7,896 1,314 16.6
  18 to 64 years 122,073 3,354 2.7 99,336 1,616 1.6 7,466 313 4.2 15,271 1,425 9.3
    18 to 24 years 17,423 685 3.9 12,078 200 1.7 1,672 73 4.3 3,672 413 11.2
    25 to 34 years 23,927 952 4.0 18,784 411 2.2 1,787 64 3.6 3,356 477 14.2
    35 to 44 years 27,846 727 2.6 23,182 364 1.6 1,454 80 5.5 3,210 282 8.8
    45 to 54 years 29,843 542 1.8 24,776 301 1.2 1,659 61 3.7 3,407 180 5.3
    55 to 59 years 12,651 241 1.9 11,032 158 1.4 611 28 4.6 1,008 54 5.4
    60 to 64 years 10,384 207 2.0 9,483 182 1.9 283 7 2.5 618 18 3.0
  65 years and over 22,194 409 1.8 19,271 336 1.7 782 8 1.0 2,141 64 3.0
    65 to 74 years 13,249 235 1.8 11,902 201 1.7 332 3 1.0 1,015 31 3.1
    75 years and over 8,944 173 1.9 7,368 136 1.8 450 5 1.1 1,126 33 2.9
Male 100,592 3,283 3.3 82,671 1,644 2.0 8,313 399 4.8 9,608 1,240 12.9
  Under 18 years 29,618 1,855 6.3 22,412 650 2.9 1,822 141 7.8 5,384 1,063 19.7
    Under 5 years 8,422 696 8.3 6,482 221 3.4 523 46 8.7 1,418 429 30.3
    5 to 17 years 21,196 1,159 5.5 15,930 430 2.7 1,300 96 7.4 3,966 634 16.0
  18 to 64 years 59,623 1,242 2.1 49,605 814 1.6 6,008 254 4.2 4,010 174 4.3
    18 to 24 years 8,852 237 2.7 6,129 98 1.6 1,230 56 4.6 1,493 82 5.5
    25 to 34 years 11,482 280 2.4 9,071 200 2.2 1,542 55 3.5 868 25 2.9
    35 to 44 years 13,382 265 2.0 11,553 187 1.6 1,257 59 4.7 572 19 3.3
    45 to 54 years 14,452 234 1.6 12,385 149 1.2 1,300 55 4.2 767 30 3.9
    55 to 59 years 6,198 118 1.9 5,508 81 1.5 466 24 5.1 224 14 6.2
    60 to 64 years 5,257 108 2.1 4,958 99 2.0 212 5 2.5 86 4 4.4
  65 years and over 11,350 186 1.6 10,653 180 1.7 483 4 0.8 214 3 1.3
    65 to 74 years 6,766 100 1.5 6,444 97 1.5 220 3 1.2 103 0 0.0
    75 years and over 4,584 87 1.9 4,210 83 2.0 263 1 0.4 111 3 2.6
Female 101,508 4,142 4.1 79,740 1,543 1.9 3,244 189 5.8 18,524 2,410 13.0
  Under 18 years 28,215 1,808 6.4 21,392 584 2.7 1,487 126 8.5 5,335 1,098 20.6
    Under 5 years 8,041 647 8.0 6,156 186 3.0 480 44 9.1 1,405 417 29.7
    5 to 17 years 20,174 1,161 5.8 15,236 398 2.6 1,008 83 8.2 3,930 681 17.3
  18 to 64 years 62,450 2,112 3.4 49,731 803 1.6 1,458 58 4.0 11,262 1,251 11.1
    18 to 24 years 8,570 448 5.2 5,949 101 1.7 442 16 3.6 2,179 331 15.2
    25 to 34 years 12,445 673 5.4 9,713 211 2.2 245 10 4.0 2,488 452 18.2
    35 to 44 years 14,464 461 3.2 11,629 177 1.5 197 21 10.5 2,638 263 10.0
    45 to 54 years 15,391 308 2.0 12,391 152 1.2 359 6 1.6 2,641 150 5.7
    55 to 59 years 6,453 122 1.9 5,524 78 1.4 144 4 2.8 784 41 5.2
    60 to 64 years 5,127 99 1.9 4,524 83 1.8 71 2 (B) 532 15 2.8
  65 years and over 10,843 223 2.1 8,617 157 1.8 299 4 1.5 1,927 61 3.2
    65 to 74 years 6,483 136 2.1 5,459 104 1.9 112 1 0.6 912 31 3.4
    75 years and over 4,360 87 2.0 3,159 53 1.7 187 4 2.0 1,015 30 3.0

Poverty Footnotes


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