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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)

White A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
122,093 27,737 22.7 95,844 15,459 16.1 6,442 2,008 31.2 19,807 10,270 51.8
  Under 18 years 57,784 15,148 26.2 43,800 7,936 18.1 3,286 1,113 33.9 10,699 6,099 57.0
      Under 5 years 16,463 4,953 30.1 12,638 2,602 20.6 1,003 400 39.9 2,823 1,951 69.1
      5 to 17 years 41,321 10,195 24.7 31,162 5,335 17.1 2,283 713 31.2 7,876 4,148 52.7
  18 to 64 years 62,644 12,151 19.4 50,912 7,298 14.3 3,031 856 28.2 8,701 3,997 45.9
      18 to 24 years 8,424 2,297 27.3 5,919 1,115 18.8 592 199 33.6 1,912 983 51.4
      25 to 34 years 15,728 3,878 24.7 12,630 2,356 18.7 786 243 31.0 2,311 1,279 55.3
      35 to 44 years 21,677 3,551 16.4 18,480 2,339 12.7 845 221 26.1 2,353 991 42.1
      45 to 54 years 13,573 1,824 13.4 11,341 1,112 9.8 621 141 22.6 1,611 571 35.4
      55 to 59 years 2,180 390 17.9 1,724 232 13.5 127 39 30.7 328 118 36.1
      60 to 64 years 1,062 211 19.9 817 143 17.5 60 13 (B) 185 55 30.0
  65 years and over 1,664 438 26.3 1,132 225 19.8 125 40 31.7 408 173 42.6
      65 to 74 years 1,092 258 23.6 759 134 17.7 78 27 34.3 255 97 38.0
      75 years and over 572 179 31.4 373 90 24.2 47 13 (B) 153 77 50.2
Male 59,701 12,759 21.4 48,575 7,840 16.1 4,383 1,325 30.2 6,743 3,595 53.3
  Under 18 years 29,593 7,758 26.2 22,410 4,051 18.1 1,798 594 33.1 5,384 3,113 57.8
      Under 5 years 8,422 2,569 30.5 6,482 1,364 21.0 523 200 38.3 1,418 1,004 70.8
      5 to 17 years 21,170 5,190 24.5 15,929 2,687 16.9 1,275 394 30.9 3,966 2,108 53.2
  18 to 64 years 29,378 4,828 16.4 25,576 3,665 14.3 2,491 700 28.1 1,311 462 35.3
      18 to 24 years 3,987 939 23.5 2,960 525 17.7 401 154 38.3 626 260 41.6
      25 to 34 years 6,675 1,393 20.9 5,712 1,092 19.1 668 211 31.5 295 90 30.7
      35 to 44 years 10,018 1,406 14.0 9,122 1,191 13.1 736 179 24.4 160 36 22.7
      45 to 54 years 6,891 798 11.6 6,206 634 10.2 527 115 21.7 158 49 31.3
      55 to 59 years 1,228 195 15.9 1,066 141 13.2 107 30 27.9 55 25 (B)
      60 to 64 years 580 97 16.7 510 84 16.4 52 12 (B) 18 1 (B)
  65 years and over 730 173 23.7 589 123 21.0 93 30 32.3 48 20 (B)
      65 to 74 years 528 115 21.7 435 80 18.3 61 23 (B) 32 13 (B)
      75 years and over 202 58 28.9 154 44 28.5 32 7 (B) 16 7 (B)
Female 62,392 14,977 24.0 47,269 7,619 16.1 2,059 683 33.2 13,064 6,675 51.1
  Under 18 years 28,192 7,389 26.2 21,390 3,885 18.2 1,487 518 34.8 5,315 2,986 56.2
      Under 5 years 8,041 2,384 29.6 6,156 1,238 20.1 480 200 41.6 1,405 947 67.4
      5 to 17 years 20,151 5,005 24.8 15,233 2,648 17.4 1,008 318 31.6 3,910 2,039 52.2
  18 to 64 years 33,266 7,324 22.0 25,336 3,633 14.3 540 156 28.8 7,390 3,535 47.8
      18 to 24 years 4,437 1,358 30.6 2,960 590 19.9 191 45 23.8 1,286 723 56.2
      25 to 34 years 9,053 2,486 27.5 6,918 1,265 18.3 118 33 27.7 2,017 1,188 58.9
      35 to 44 years 11,659 2,144 18.4 9,358 1,148 12.3 109 41 38.1 2,192 954 43.5
      45 to 54 years 6,682 1,026 15.4 5,135 478 9.3 93 26 27.8 1,454 522 35.9
      55 to 59 years 952 195 20.4 658 92 13.9 20 9 (B) 274 94 34.2
      60 to 64 years 482 115 23.8 307 60 19.4 8 1 (B) 167 54 32.4
  65 years and over 934 264 28.3 543 101 18.6 32 10 (B) 360 154 42.8
      65 to 74 years 564 143 25.4 324 55 16.9 18 4 (B) 223 84 37.8
      75 years and over 370 121 32.7 219 46 21.1 14 5 (B) 137 70 50.9

Poverty Footnotes


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