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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 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6)

White alone, not Hispanic
 
People in families, total (2)
159,344 118,080 74.1 132,482 93,900 70.9 8,063 6,897 85.5 18,799 17,284 91.9
  Under 18 years 40,765 33,544 82.3 32,197 25,399 78.9 2,280 2,076 91.0 6,288 6,069 96.5
    Under 5 years 10,814 9,052 83.7 8,795 7,070 80.4 625 599 95.8 1,394 1,383 99.2
    5 to 17 years 29,951 24,492 81.8 23,402 18,329 78.3 1,655 1,477 89.2 4,894 4,685 95.7
  18 to 64 years 98,523 68,999 70.0 82,631 55,019 66.6 5,118 4,285 83.7 10,773 9,695 90.0
    18 to 24 years 13,114 10,114 77.1 9,439 6,811 72.2 1,122 969 86.4 2,553 2,334 91.4
    25 to 34 years 17,414 13,301 76.4 14,238 10,453 73.4 1,062 914 86.0 2,114 1,934 91.5
    35 to 44 years 21,916 16,460 75.1 18,723 13,556 72.4 957 813 84.9 2,237 2,091 93.5
    45 to 54 years 25,519 16,685 65.4 21,633 13,395 61.9 1,258 1,012 80.4 2,628 2,278 86.7
    55 to 59 years 11,165 6,626 59.3 9,913 5,572 56.2 492 406 82.5 760 647 85.2
    60 to 64 years 9,394 5,813 61.9 8,686 5,232 60.2 226 171 75.5 481 411 85.3
  65 years and over 20,057 15,538 77.5 17,653 13,481 76.4 665 536 80.6 1,738 1,520 87.5
    65 to 74 years 11,911 8,691 73.0 10,860 7,806 71.9 272 217 80.0 779 668 85.7
    75 years and over 8,146 6,846 84.0 6,793 5,675 83.5 394 319 81.0 959 853 88.9
Male 79,153 58,226 73.6 67,334 47,707 70.9 5,799 4,945 85.3 6,019 5,574 92.6
  Under 18 years 20,932 17,288 82.6 16,496 13,054 79.1 1,264 1,166 92.2 3,172 3,069 96.8
    Under 5 years 5,540 4,659 84.1 4,496 3,633 80.8 337 324 96.2 707 702 99.4
    5 to 17 years 15,393 12,629 82.0 12,000 9,420 78.5 928 842 90.8 2,465 2,367 96.0
  18 to 64 years 47,843 33,090 69.2 41,012 27,252 66.4 4,121 3,453 83.8 2,709 2,385 88.0
    18 to 24 years 6,662 5,112 76.7 4,827 3,474 72.0 802 703 87.6 1,034 936 90.5
    25 to 34 years 8,180 6,120 74.8 6,783 4,916 72.5 906 783 86.5 492 421 85.6
    35 to 44 years 10,443 7,731 74.0 9,211 6,683 72.5 840 711 84.6 391 337 86.1
    45 to 54 years 12,305 8,008 65.1 10,733 6,718 62.6 1,012 812 80.2 560 477 85.3
    55 to 59 years 5,488 3,281 59.8 4,938 2,815 57.0 382 312 81.5 167 154 92.0
    60 to 64 years 4,764 2,839 59.6 4,520 2,647 58.6 179 132 73.9 66 60 (B)
  65 years and over 10,378 7,847 75.6 9,826 7,400 75.3 414 326 78.9 138 120 87.0
    65 to 74 years 6,155 4,335 70.4 5,919 4,145 70.0 178 140 78.6 58 50 (B)
    75 years and over 4,223 3,512 83.2 3,907 3,255 83.3 236 186 79.1 81 71 87.4
Female 80,191 59,855 74.6 65,147 46,193 70.9 2,264 1,951 86.2 12,780 11,710 91.6
  Under 18 years 19,832 16,255 82.0 15,701 12,345 78.6 1,015 910 89.6 3,116 3,000 96.3
    Under 5 years 5,274 4,393 83.3 4,299 3,436 79.9 288 275 95.4 688 681 99.1
    5 to 17 years 14,558 11,862 81.5 11,403 8,909 78.1 727 635 87.3 2,428 2,319 95.5
  18 to 64 years 50,680 35,909 70.9 41,619 27,767 66.7 997 832 83.4 8,064 7,310 90.7
    18 to 24 years 6,452 5,003 77.5 4,612 3,338 72.4 320 267 83.3 1,519 1,398 92.0
    25 to 34 years 9,234 7,181 77.8 7,455 5,537 74.3 157 131 83.4 1,622 1,513 93.3
    35 to 44 years 11,473 8,729 76.1 9,511 6,873 72.3 116 101 87.1 1,846 1,754 95.0
    45 to 54 years 13,214 8,677 65.7 10,900 6,677 61.3 246 200 81.3 2,069 1,801 87.0
    55 to 59 years 5,677 3,344 58.9 4,975 2,757 55.4 110 95 85.7 593 493 83.2
    60 to 64 years 4,630 2,975 64.2 4,167 2,585 62.0 47 38 (B) 416 351 84.4
  65 years and over 9,678 7,691 79.5 7,827 6,081 77.7 252 210 83.4 1,600 1,400 87.5
    65 to 74 years 5,756 4,357 75.7 4,941 3,661 74.1 94 77 82.5 721 618 85.7
    75 years and over 3,923 3,334 85.0 2,886 2,419 83.8 158 133 83.9 879 782 89.0

Poverty Footnotes


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