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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 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)

Asian alone
 
People in families, total (2)
11,719 8,472 72.3 9,670 6,763 69.9 741 581 78.4 1,308 1,127 86.2
  Under 18 years 3,035 2,333 76.9 2,539 1,874 73.8 132 118 89.9 364 340 93.5
    Under 5 years 922 651 70.6 816 556 68.1 22 19 (B) 84 76 91.1
    5 to 17 years 2,113 1,681 79.6 1,723 1,318 76.5 109 99 90.6 280 264 94.2
  18 to 64 years 7,598 5,291 69.6 6,281 4,224 67.2 527 392 74.3 789 675 85.5
    18 to 24 years 889 730 82.1 621 490 78.8 118 106 89.4 150 135 89.9
    25 to 34 years 1,675 1,103 65.9 1,394 895 64.2 111 69 62.6 170 138 81.4
    35 to 44 years 2,049 1,419 69.2 1,748 1,172 67.0 116 81 70.2 186 166 89.5
    45 to 54 years 1,757 1,209 68.8 1,484 983 66.2 101 77 75.8 172 149 86.9
    55 to 59 years 711 476 66.9 590 386 65.4 55 40 (B) 65 50 (B)
    60 to 64 years 517 354 68.6 444 299 67.3 27 19 (B) 46 36 (B)
  65 years and over 1,086 848 78.1 849 665 78.4 82 71 85.9 155 112 72.5
    65 to 74 years 643 496 77.0 514 384 74.7 56 48 (B) 74 63 (B)
    75 years and over 443 352 79.6 335 281 83.9 27 22 (B) 81 49 60.6
Male 5,583 4,053 72.6 4,687 3,314 70.7 465 366 78.7 430 373 86.7
  Under 18 years 1,531 1,199 78.3 1,276 955 74.9 68 63 (B) 188 181 96.1
    Under 5 years 481 342 71.2 423 290 68.5 8 7 (B) 50 46 (B)
    5 to 17 years 1,051 857 81.6 853 666 78.1 60 57 (B) 138 135 97.5
  18 to 64 years 3,570 2,477 69.4 2,990 2,031 67.9 360 270 75.0 219 176 80.4
    18 to 24 years 468 378 80.7 337 257 76.5 77 70 91.1 55 50 (B)
    25 to 34 years 769 499 64.9 621 405 65.2 86 53 61.5 62 41 (B)
    35 to 44 years 944 655 69.4 811 553 68.2 83 61 73.4 50 41 (B)
    45 to 54 years 822 572 69.6 717 485 67.7 67 52 (B) 39 35 (B)
    55 to 59 years 333 218 65.5 294 192 65.3 34 22 (B) 6 4 (B)
    60 to 64 years 234 156 66.6 211 138 65.3 14 12 (B) 9 6 (B)
  65 years and over 482 376 78.1 422 328 77.7 37 32 (B) 23 16 (B)
    65 to 74 years 301 222 73.9 264 191 72.4 25 22 (B) 12 10 (B)
    75 years and over 181 154 85.2 158 137 86.6 12 11 (B) 11 6 (B)
Female 6,137 4,419 72.0 4,982 3,449 69.2 276 215 77.8 878 754 85.9
  Under 18 years 1,504 1,133 75.4 1,264 919 72.7 64 55 (B) 176 159 90.7
    Under 5 years 442 309 70.0 394 266 67.7 15 13 (B) 34 30 (B)
    5 to 17 years 1,062 824 77.6 870 652 75.0 50 42 (B) 142 129 91.0
  18 to 64 years 4,029 2,814 69.8 3,292 2,193 66.6 167 122 72.9 570 498 87.5
    18 to 24 years 421 353 83.7 284 232 81.6 41 36 (B) 96 85 88.9
    25 to 34 years 906 604 66.7 773 490 63.4 25 16 (B) 108 97 89.9
    35 to 44 years 1,105 764 69.1 938 619 66.0 32 20 (B) 135 125 92.6
    45 to 54 years 935 637 68.1 767 497 64.9 34 25 (B) 133 114 85.7
    55 to 59 years 378 258 68.1 297 194 65.5 22 18 (B) 60 45 (B)
    60 to 64 years 283 199 70.3 233 161 69.1 12 7 (B) 37 31 (B)
  65 years and over 604 472 78.1 427 337 79.0 45 38 (B) 132 96 72.9
    65 to 74 years 342 273 79.8 250 193 77.2 30 27 (B) 62 54 (B)
    75 years and over 262 199 75.8 177 145 81.5 15 11 (B) 70 43 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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