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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 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6)

All races
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
153,666 34,996 22.8 113,271 15,987 14.1 8,363 2,505 30.0 32,031 16,504 51.5
  Under 18 years 73,083 19,449 26.6 51,347 8,194 16.0 4,228 1,377 32.6 17,508 9,878 56.4
      Under 5 years 20,858 6,344 30.4 14,845 2,657 17.9 1,261 463 36.7 4,753 3,224 67.8
      5 to 17 years 52,224 13,105 25.1 36,502 5,536 15.2 2,967 914 30.8 12,755 6,654 52.2
  18 to 64 years 78,231 14,986 19.2 60,395 7,538 12.5 3,967 1,080 27.2 13,870 6,368 45.9
      18 to 24 years 10,994 3,087 28.1 6,984 1,154 16.5 792 250 31.6 3,218 1,682 52.3
      25 to 34 years 19,790 4,793 24.2 14,930 2,408 16.1 1,041 302 29.0 3,820 2,083 54.5
      35 to 44 years 26,559 4,138 15.6 21,850 2,384 10.9 1,084 273 25.2 3,626 1,481 40.8
      45 to 54 years 16,668 2,202 13.2 13,447 1,181 8.8 808 185 22.9 2,412 836 34.7
      55 to 59 years 2,771 476 17.2 2,111 246 11.7 167 50 30.0 494 179 36.4
      60 to 64 years 1,449 291 20.1 1,074 164 15.3 75 21 (B) 301 106 35.4
  65 years and over 2,352 561 23.8 1,529 255 16.7 169 48 28.2 654 258 39.4
      65 to 74 years 1,519 346 22.8 1,018 164 16.1 107 29 26.9 394 154 39.0
      75 years and over 833 215 25.8 511 92 17.9 62 19 (B) 259 104 40.2
Male 73,982 15,548 21.0 57,352 8,049 14.0 5,657 1,675 29.6 10,973 5,823 53.1
  Under 18 years 37,349 9,881 26.5 26,234 4,122 15.7 2,322 759 32.7 8,792 5,000 56.9
      Under 5 years 10,671 3,239 30.4 7,632 1,352 17.7 655 246 37.6 2,385 1,642 68.8
      5 to 17 years 26,677 6,642 24.9 18,602 2,770 14.9 1,668 513 30.8 6,407 3,359 52.4
  18 to 64 years 35,652 5,461 15.3 30,331 3,786 12.5 3,216 881 27.4 2,105 794 37.7
      18 to 24 years 5,096 1,196 23.5 3,507 542 15.5 538 188 34.8 1,051 467 44.4
      25 to 34 years 8,067 1,524 18.9 6,723 1,115 16.6 876 268 30.6 468 141 30.2
      35 to 44 years 11,942 1,497 12.5 10,763 1,204 11.2 938 226 24.1 241 67 27.7
      45 to 54 years 8,284 906 10.9 7,374 680 9.2 658 143 21.8 252 82 32.7
      55 to 59 years 1,528 223 14.6 1,316 156 11.9 143 37 26.3 69 29 (B)
      60 to 64 years 735 116 15.7 647 90 13.9 62 18 (B) 25 8 (B)
  65 years and over 981 206 21.0 787 141 17.9 119 36 30.1 76 29 38.3
      65 to 74 years 696 135 19.4 576 95 16.4 76 24 32.3 44 16 (B)
      75 years and over 286 71 24.9 211 46 22.1 43 11 (B) 32 13 (B)
Female 79,684 19,448 24.4 55,919 7,938 14.2 2,707 829 30.6 21,058 10,680 50.7
  Under 18 years 35,734 9,568 26.8 25,113 4,072 16.2 1,905 618 32.4 8,716 4,878 56.0
      Under 5 years 10,187 3,104 30.5 7,213 1,306 18.1 606 216 35.6 2,368 1,582 66.8
      5 to 17 years 25,547 6,464 25.3 17,900 2,766 15.5 1,299 402 30.9 6,348 3,296 51.9
  18 to 64 years 42,579 9,525 22.4 30,064 3,752 12.5 751 200 26.6 11,764 5,573 47.4
      18 to 24 years 5,897 1,891 32.1 3,477 612 17.6 253 63 24.7 2,167 1,216 56.1
      25 to 34 years 11,723 3,268 27.9 8,207 1,294 15.8 165 34 20.4 3,352 1,941 57.9
      35 to 44 years 14,617 2,641 18.1 11,087 1,180 10.6 145 47 32.5 3,385 1,414 41.8
      45 to 54 years 8,384 1,296 15.5 6,073 501 8.3 151 42 27.6 2,160 754 34.9
      55 to 59 years 1,243 253 20.3 794 90 11.3 24 13 (B) 425 150 35.4
      60 to 64 years 714 176 24.6 426 75 17.5 13 2 (B) 275 99 35.9
  65 years and over 1,371 355 25.9 743 114 15.4 51 12 (B) 578 229 39.6
      65 to 74 years 824 211 25.6 442 69 15.6 31 4 (B) 350 138 39.3
      75 years and over 547 144 26.3 301 45 15.0 19 8 (B) 227 91 40.0

Poverty Footnotes


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