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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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)

All races
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
153,666 39,798 25.9 113,271 18,973 16.8 8,363 2,849 34.1 32,031 17,976 56.1
  Under 18 years 73,083 21,921 30.0 51,347 9,672 18.8 4,228 1,551 36.7 17,508 10,697 61.1
      Under 5 years 20,858 7,049 33.8 14,845 3,135 21.1 1,261 522 41.4 4,753 3,393 71.4
      5 to 17 years 52,224 14,872 28.5 36,502 6,538 17.9 2,967 1,030 34.7 12,755 7,304 57.3
  18 to 64 years 78,231 17,247 22.0 60,395 9,008 14.9 3,967 1,248 31.5 13,870 6,991 50.4
      18 to 24 years 10,994 3,519 32.0 6,984 1,400 20.0 792 291 36.7 3,218 1,828 56.8
      25 to 34 years 19,790 5,456 27.6 14,930 2,846 19.1 1,041 349 33.5 3,820 2,261 59.2
      35 to 44 years 26,559 4,847 18.2 21,850 2,878 13.2 1,084 318 29.4 3,626 1,650 45.5
      45 to 54 years 16,668 2,547 15.3 13,447 1,401 10.4 808 208 25.7 2,412 939 38.9
      55 to 59 years 2,771 540 19.5 2,111 285 13.5 167 61 36.5 494 194 39.4
      60 to 64 years 1,449 338 23.3 1,074 198 18.5 75 21 (B) 301 118 39.3
  65 years and over 2,352 631 26.8 1,529 293 19.2 169 50 29.4 654 287 44.0
      65 to 74 years 1,519 384 25.3 1,018 183 18.0 107 31 28.8 394 170 43.2
      75 years and over 833 246 29.5 511 110 21.5 62 19 (B) 259 117 45.2
Male 73,982 17,841 24.1 57,352 9,634 16.8 5,657 1,896 33.5 10,973 6,310 57.5
  Under 18 years 37,349 11,177 29.9 26,234 4,935 18.8 2,322 849 36.6 8,792 5,393 61.3
      Under 5 years 10,671 3,619 33.9 7,632 1,627 21.3 655 270 41.2 2,385 1,721 72.2
      5 to 17 years 26,677 7,558 28.3 18,602 3,307 17.8 1,668 579 34.7 6,407 3,671 57.3
  18 to 64 years 35,652 6,437 18.1 30,331 4,541 15.0 3,216 1,009 31.4 2,105 887 42.1
      18 to 24 years 5,096 1,405 27.6 3,507 664 18.9 538 218 40.5 1,051 524 49.9
      25 to 34 years 8,067 1,782 22.1 6,723 1,313 19.5 876 305 34.8 468 164 35.0
      35 to 44 years 11,942 1,800 15.1 10,763 1,466 13.6 938 261 27.8 241 73 30.4
      45 to 54 years 8,284 1,058 12.8 7,374 810 11.0 658 159 24.1 252 89 35.4
      55 to 59 years 1,528 258 16.9 1,316 180 13.7 143 48 33.9 69 29 (B)
      60 to 64 years 735 134 18.3 647 108 16.7 62 18 (B) 25 8 (B)
  65 years and over 981 227 23.1 787 158 20.1 119 38 31.8 76 31 40.7
      65 to 74 years 696 148 21.3 576 106 18.3 76 27 35.0 44 16 (B)
      75 years and over 286 79 27.7 211 53 25.1 43 11 (B) 32 15 (B)
Female 79,684 21,958 27.6 55,919 9,339 16.7 2,707 953 35.2 21,058 11,665 55.4
  Under 18 years 35,734 10,744 30.1 25,113 4,738 18.9 1,905 702 36.8 8,716 5,305 60.9
      Under 5 years 10,187 3,431 33.7 7,213 1,507 20.9 606 252 41.5 2,368 1,672 70.6
      5 to 17 years 25,547 7,314 28.6 17,900 3,230 18.0 1,299 450 34.7 6,348 3,633 57.2
  18 to 64 years 42,579 10,810 25.4 30,064 4,467 14.9 751 239 31.9 11,764 6,104 51.9
      18 to 24 years 5,897 2,114 35.8 3,477 736 21.2 253 73 28.8 2,167 1,305 60.2
      25 to 34 years 11,723 3,674 31.3 8,207 1,533 18.7 165 44 26.9 3,352 2,097 62.6
      35 to 44 years 14,617 3,047 20.8 11,087 1,413 12.7 145 57 39.2 3,385 1,577 46.6
      45 to 54 years 8,384 1,489 17.8 6,073 590 9.7 151 49 32.7 2,160 849 39.3
      55 to 59 years 1,243 282 22.7 794 105 13.2 24 13 (B) 425 165 38.9
      60 to 64 years 714 204 28.5 426 90 21.1 13 3 (B) 275 111 40.2
  65 years and over 1,371 403 29.4 743 135 18.2 51 12 (B) 578 257 44.4
      65 to 74 years 824 237 28.7 442 78 17.6 31 4 (B) 350 154 44.1
      75 years and over 547 167 30.5 301 57 19.0 19 8 (B) 227 102 44.9

Poverty Footnotes


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