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POV03: People in Families with Related Children Under 18 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) People in 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 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

White alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
118,664 15,123 12.7 93,568 7,554 8.1 6,231 1,011 16.2 18,865 6,558 34.8
  Under 18 years 55,404 8,463 15.3 42,238 3,945 9.3 3,151 581 18.4 10,015 3,937 39.3
      Under 5 years 15,639 2,870 18.4 12,080 1,307 10.8 959 216 22.5 2,600 1,348 51.8
      5 to 17 years 39,764 5,592 14.1 30,157 2,638 8.7 2,192 366 16.7 7,415 2,588 34.9
  18 to 64 years 61,627 6,448 10.5 50,221 3,509 7.0 2,958 413 14.0 8,448 2,526 29.9
      18 to 24 years 8,197 1,273 15.5 5,793 545 9.4 565 85 15.1 1,839 642 34.9
      25 to 34 years 15,443 2,109 13.7 12,434 1,136 9.1 773 123 16.0 2,235 850 38.0
      35 to 44 years 21,377 1,806 8.4 18,256 1,112 6.1 830 113 13.6 2,291 581 25.4
      45 to 54 years 13,426 963 7.2 11,237 547 4.9 610 71 11.6 1,579 344 21.8
      55 to 59 years 2,136 203 9.5 1,691 109 6.4 123 17 13.6 322 78 24.3
      60 to 64 years 1,049 94 9.0 810 60 7.4 57 4 (B) 182 30 16.5
  65 years and over 1,633 212 13.0 1,109 100 9.0 122 17 13.7 402 95 23.8
      65 to 74 years 1,062 120 11.3 737 62 8.4 76 12 16.0 249 46 18.5
      75 years and over 570 93 16.2 372 39 10.4 46 5 (B) 153 49 32.4
Male 58,041 6,734 11.6 47,457 3,786 8.0 4,253 684 16.1 6,332 2,263 35.7
  Under 18 years 28,398 4,304 15.2 21,625 1,975 9.1 1,735 326 18.8 5,038 2,003 39.8
      Under 5 years 8,013 1,460 18.2 6,197 648 10.5 503 119 23.7 1,313 692 52.7
      5 to 17 years 20,385 2,844 13.9 15,428 1,327 8.6 1,232 206 16.7 3,725 1,311 35.2
  18 to 64 years 28,931 2,352 8.1 25,260 1,754 6.9 2,426 345 14.2 1,245 252 20.3
      18 to 24 years 3,882 463 11.9 2,914 257 8.8 378 62 16.4 589 144 24.5
      25 to 34 years 6,574 672 10.2 5,637 528 9.4 657 109 16.5 281 36 12.7
      35 to 44 years 9,892 678 6.9 9,012 563 6.2 722 96 13.2 157 19 12.2
      45 to 54 years 6,811 391 5.7 6,146 297 4.8 517 59 11.4 148 35 23.6
      55 to 59 years 1,197 106 8.9 1,043 74 7.1 102 16 15.3 52 17 (B)
      60 to 64 years 575 42 7.3 508 36 7.1 49 4 (B) 18 1 (B)
  65 years and over 712 79 11.1 572 57 10.0 92 13 14.6 48 8 (B)
      65 to 74 years 511 52 10.2 419 38 9.2 60 11 (B) 32 3 (B)
      75 years and over 201 27 13.3 153 19 12.4 32 2 (B) 16 5 (B)
Female 60,623 8,389 13.8 46,111 3,768 8.2 1,979 327 16.5 12,533 4,295 34.3
  Under 18 years 27,006 4,159 15.4 20,613 1,970 9.6 1,416 256 18.0 4,977 1,934 38.9
      Under 5 years 7,626 1,410 18.5 5,883 658 11.2 456 96 21.1 1,287 656 51.0
      5 to 17 years 19,380 2,749 14.2 14,730 1,312 8.9 961 159 16.6 3,690 1,278 34.6
  18 to 64 years 32,696 4,097 12.5 24,961 1,755 7.0 532 68 12.8 7,203 2,274 31.6
      18 to 24 years 4,315 809 18.8 2,879 288 10.0 186 23 12.3 1,250 498 39.8
      25 to 34 years 8,868 1,437 16.2 6,798 608 9.0 116 15 12.7 1,955 814 41.7
      35 to 44 years 11,485 1,128 9.8 9,243 549 5.9 108 17 16.0 2,134 562 26.4
      45 to 54 years 6,615 572 8.6 5,091 250 4.9 93 12 12.9 1,430 309 21.6
      55 to 59 years 938 97 10.4 648 35 5.4 20 1 (B) 270 61 22.7
      60 to 64 years 475 53 11.1 303 24 7.9 8 0 (B) 164 29 17.5
  65 years and over 921 134 14.5 537 43 8.0 30 3 (B) 354 88 24.7
      65 to 74 years 551 68 12.3 318 23 7.3 16 1 (B) 217 43 20.0
      75 years and over 369 66 17.8 218 20 8.9 14 2 (B) 137 44 32.4

Poverty Footnotes


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