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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
21,672 8,102 37.4 9,551 1,431 15.0 1,403 499 35.6 10,719 6,171 57.6
  Under 18 years 11,025 4,734 42.9 4,290 712 16.6 706 267 37.8 6,029 3,755 62.3
      Under 5 years 3,118 1,498 48.0 1,202 226 18.8 205 65 31.9 1,711 1,207 70.5
      5 to 17 years 7,907 3,236 40.9 3,088 486 15.7 502 202 40.2 4,318 2,548 59.0
  18 to 64 years 10,287 3,255 31.6 5,103 692 13.6 675 223 33.0 4,509 2,340 51.9
      18 to 24 years 1,997 841 42.1 676 130 19.3 149 53 35.8 1,172 658 56.1
      25 to 34 years 2,812 1,098 39.1 1,274 224 17.5 183 64 35.1 1,354 811 59.9
      35 to 44 years 2,892 726 25.1 1,647 187 11.4 171 47 27.6 1,074 492 45.8
      45 to 54 years 1,955 402 20.6 1,152 92 8.0 134 42 31.8 668 267 40.0
      55 to 59 years 383 102 26.7 211 29 13.9 30 11 (B) 142 61 43.2
      60 to 64 years 248 85 34.4 142 29 20.7 9 4 (B) 97 52 53.1
  65 years and over 360 112 31.2 159 27 17.0 21 9 (B) 180 76 42.3
      65 to 74 years 228 77 33.7 110 20 18.0 12 4 (B) 105 53 50.2
      75 years and over 132 36 27.0 49 7 (B) 9 5 (B) 75 23 (B)
Male 9,509 3,297 34.7 4,873 735 15.1 949 347 36.6 3,687 2,215 60.1
  Under 18 years 5,570 2,410 43.3 2,165 358 16.5 404 166 41.2 3,001 1,885 62.8
      Under 5 years 1,583 758 47.9 623 110 17.6 111 44 40.0 849 604 71.1
      5 to 17 years 3,987 1,652 41.4 1,543 248 16.1 293 122 41.7 2,151 1,282 59.6
  18 to 64 years 3,811 857 22.5 2,613 360 13.8 531 174 32.7 667 323 48.4
      18 to 24 years 817 298 36.4 330 60 18.3 104 33 31.7 384 204 53.3
      25 to 34 years 892 233 26.1 597 112 18.7 150 60 39.6 144 62 43.0
      35 to 44 years 1,015 162 15.9 814 96 11.7 149 40 26.8 52 26 (B)
      45 to 54 years 804 104 12.9 639 52 8.1 93 28 30.1 73 24 (B)
      55 to 59 years 183 35 19.2 146 22 15.2 28 10 (B) 9 3 (B)
      60 to 64 years 100 26 25.6 87 19 21.5 7 4 (B) 6 3 (B)
  65 years and over 128 31 23.9 95 17 17.5 13 7 (B) 19 7 (B)
      65 to 74 years 87 18 20.5 67 11 (B) 9 4 (B) 11 3 (B)
      75 years and over 41 13 (B) 28 6 (B) 5 3 (B) 9 4 (B)
Female 12,163 4,805 39.5 4,678 697 14.9 454 152 33.5 7,031 3,956 56.3
  Under 18 years 5,455 2,324 42.6 2,124 354 16.7 302 101 33.3 3,029 1,869 61.7
      Under 5 years 1,535 740 48.2 579 117 20.1 94 21 22.2 862 603 69.9
      5 to 17 years 3,920 1,584 40.4 1,545 238 15.4 209 80 38.3 2,167 1,266 58.5
  18 to 64 years 6,476 2,398 37.0 2,490 332 13.3 144 49 33.9 3,842 2,018 52.5
      18 to 24 years 1,180 543 46.0 347 70 20.2 45 20 (B) 789 453 57.5
      25 to 34 years 1,919 865 45.1 677 112 16.6 33 5 (B) 1,210 749 61.9
      35 to 44 years 1,877 565 30.1 833 92 11.0 22 7 (B) 1,022 466 45.6
      45 to 54 years 1,150 298 25.9 514 40 7.8 41 15 (B) 596 243 40.8
      55 to 59 years 201 67 33.5 66 7 (B) 2 2 (B) 133 58 43.6
      60 to 64 years 148 60 40.3 55 11 (B) 2 0 (B) 92 49 53.5
  65 years and over 233 82 35.2 64 10 (B) 8 2 (B) 161 69 43.0
      65 to 74 years 141 59 41.8 43 9 (B) 4 0 (B) 95 50 52.7
      75 years and over 91 23 25.2 21 1 (B) 4 2 (B) 66 19 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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