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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 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 alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
118,664 26,669 22.5 93,568 14,999 16.0 6,231 1,919 30.8 18,865 9,752 51.7
  Under 18 years 55,404 14,380 26.0 42,238 7,632 18.1 3,151 1,048 33.3 10,015 5,700 56.9
      Under 5 years 15,639 4,666 29.8 12,080 2,486 20.6 959 373 38.9 2,600 1,807 69.5
      5 to 17 years 39,764 9,714 24.4 30,157 5,146 17.1 2,192 675 30.8 7,415 3,893 52.5
  18 to 64 years 61,627 11,862 19.2 50,221 7,148 14.2 2,958 831 28.1 8,448 3,883 46.0
      18 to 24 years 8,197 2,224 27.1 5,793 1,087 18.8 565 188 33.3 1,839 949 51.6
      25 to 34 years 15,443 3,782 24.5 12,434 2,297 18.5 773 242 31.3 2,235 1,243 55.6
      35 to 44 years 21,377 3,478 16.3 18,256 2,303 12.6 830 215 25.9 2,291 960 41.9
      45 to 54 years 13,426 1,794 13.4 11,237 1,096 9.8 610 135 22.1 1,579 563 35.7
      55 to 59 years 2,136 375 17.6 1,691 222 13.1 123 39 31.6 322 114 35.4
      60 to 64 years 1,049 208 19.8 810 141 17.5 57 13 (B) 182 54 29.6
  65 years and over 1,633 427 26.2 1,109 218 19.7 122 40 32.4 402 169 42.2
      65 to 74 years 1,062 249 23.4 737 129 17.5 76 27 35.4 249 93 37.2
      75 years and over 570 179 31.4 372 90 24.1 46 13 (B) 153 77 50.2
Male 58,041 12,260 21.1 47,457 7,607 16.0 4,253 1,272 29.9 6,332 3,380 53.4
  Under 18 years 28,398 7,379 26.0 21,625 3,898 18.0 1,735 566 32.6 5,038 2,915 57.9
      Under 5 years 8,013 2,429 30.3 6,197 1,304 21.0 503 188 37.5 1,313 937 71.3
      5 to 17 years 20,385 4,949 24.3 15,428 2,594 16.8 1,232 378 30.7 3,725 1,978 53.1
  18 to 64 years 28,931 4,713 16.3 25,260 3,591 14.2 2,426 676 27.9 1,245 446 35.8
      18 to 24 years 3,882 907 23.4 2,914 515 17.7 378 142 37.7 589 249 42.3
      25 to 34 years 6,574 1,359 20.7 5,637 1,062 18.8 657 209 31.9 281 87 31.1
      35 to 44 years 9,892 1,381 14.0 9,012 1,171 13.0 722 174 24.1 157 36 23.2
      45 to 54 years 6,811 784 11.5 6,146 626 10.2 517 109 21.1 148 49 33.2
      55 to 59 years 1,197 185 15.5 1,043 133 12.8 102 30 28.9 52 22 (B)
      60 to 64 years 575 96 16.7 508 83 16.3 49 12 (B) 18 1 (B)
  65 years and over 712 169 23.7 572 119 20.8 92 30 32.7 48 20 (B)
      65 to 74 years 511 111 21.7 419 76 18.1 60 23 (B) 32 13 (B)
      75 years and over 201 58 28.8 153 43 28.3 32 7 (B) 16 7 (B)
Female 60,623 14,409 23.8 46,111 7,391 16.0 1,979 646 32.7 12,533 6,371 50.8
  Under 18 years 27,006 7,001 25.9 20,613 3,735 18.1 1,416 482 34.0 4,977 2,785 56.0
      Under 5 years 7,626 2,236 29.3 5,883 1,182 20.1 456 184 40.5 1,287 870 67.6
      5 to 17 years 19,380 4,765 24.6 14,730 2,553 17.3 961 297 31.0 3,690 1,915 51.9
  18 to 64 years 32,696 7,149 21.9 24,961 3,557 14.3 532 155 29.1 7,203 3,437 47.7
      18 to 24 years 4,315 1,317 30.5 2,879 572 19.9 186 45 24.3 1,250 700 56.0
      25 to 34 years 8,868 2,423 27.3 6,798 1,235 18.2 116 33 28.2 1,955 1,155 59.1
      35 to 44 years 11,485 2,097 18.3 9,243 1,133 12.3 108 41 37.9 2,134 924 43.3
      45 to 54 years 6,615 1,010 15.3 5,091 470 9.2 93 26 27.8 1,430 514 35.9
      55 to 59 years 938 190 20.2 648 89 13.7 20 9 (B) 270 92 34.0
      60 to 64 years 475 112 23.6 303 58 19.3 8 1 (B) 164 52 32.0
  65 years and over 921 259 28.1 537 99 18.5 30 10 (B) 354 150 42.3
      65 to 74 years 551 137 24.9 318 53 16.7 16 4 (B) 217 80 36.9
      75 years and over 369 121 32.8 218 46 21.2 14 5 (B) 137 70 50.9

Poverty Footnotes


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