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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 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
21,672 10,994 50.7 9,551 2,513 26.3 1,403 759 54.1 10,719 7,722 72.0
  Under 18 years 11,025 6,202 56.3 4,290 1,220 28.4 706 399 56.5 6,029 4,583 76.0
      Under 5 years 3,118 1,886 60.5 1,202 384 32.0 205 119 58.3 1,711 1,382 80.8
      5 to 17 years 7,907 4,316 54.6 3,088 836 27.1 502 280 55.8 4,318 3,201 74.1
  18 to 64 years 10,287 4,631 45.0 5,103 1,245 24.4 675 351 51.9 4,509 3,035 67.3
      18 to 24 years 1,997 1,163 58.2 676 223 33.0 149 80 53.7 1,172 860 73.4
      25 to 34 years 2,812 1,465 52.1 1,274 374 29.4 183 96 52.5 1,354 995 73.5
      35 to 44 years 2,892 1,123 38.8 1,647 357 21.7 171 95 55.8 1,074 670 62.4
      45 to 54 years 1,955 617 31.6 1,152 195 16.9 134 56 42.2 668 366 54.7
      55 to 59 years 383 139 36.4 211 42 19.9 30 18 (B) 142 79 55.5
      60 to 64 years 248 124 49.8 142 54 38.4 9 4 (B) 97 65 66.7
  65 years and over 360 161 44.7 159 48 30.2 21 9 (B) 180 104 57.6
      65 to 74 years 228 105 46.2 110 33 29.6 12 4 (B) 105 69 65.2
      75 years and over 132 56 42.2 49 15 (B) 9 5 (B) 75 35 (B)
Male 9,509 4,527 47.6 4,873 1,284 26.4 949 519 54.7 3,687 2,724 73.9
  Under 18 years 5,570 3,106 55.8 2,165 605 27.9 404 232 57.5 3,001 2,269 75.6
      Under 5 years 1,583 949 60.0 623 188 30.3 111 71 63.6 849 690 81.3
      5 to 17 years 3,987 2,157 54.1 1,543 417 27.0 293 162 55.1 2,151 1,579 73.4
  18 to 64 years 3,811 1,376 36.1 2,613 650 24.9 531 280 52.7 667 447 67.0
      18 to 24 years 817 445 54.4 330 108 32.6 104 55 52.9 384 282 73.6
      25 to 34 years 892 355 39.8 597 187 31.4 150 83 55.3 144 84 58.5
      35 to 44 years 1,015 304 29.9 814 185 22.7 149 83 55.9 52 36 (B)
      45 to 54 years 804 178 22.2 639 107 16.7 93 38 40.6 73 34 (B)
      55 to 59 years 183 53 29.3 146 32 21.9 28 17 (B) 9 5 (B)
      60 to 64 years 100 41 41.1 87 31 36.1 7 4 (B) 6 6 (B)
  65 years and over 128 45 35.1 95 30 31.1 13 7 (B) 19 8 (B)
      65 to 74 years 87 25 29.2 67 18 (B) 9 4 (B) 11 3 (B)
      75 years and over 41 20 (B) 28 11 (B) 5 3 (B) 9 5 (B)
Female 12,163 6,466 53.2 4,678 1,229 26.3 454 240 52.8 7,031 4,998 71.1
  Under 18 years 5,455 3,096 56.7 2,124 615 28.9 302 167 55.2 3,029 2,314 76.4
      Under 5 years 1,535 936 61.0 579 196 33.8 94 49 51.9 862 692 80.3
      5 to 17 years 3,920 2,159 55.1 1,545 419 27.1 209 118 56.6 2,167 1,622 74.9
  18 to 64 years 6,476 3,255 50.3 2,490 596 23.9 144 71 49.1 3,842 2,588 67.4
      18 to 24 years 1,180 718 60.9 347 115 33.3 45 25 (B) 789 578 73.2
      25 to 34 years 1,919 1,110 57.8 677 187 27.6 33 13 (B) 1,210 910 75.2
      35 to 44 years 1,877 819 43.6 833 172 20.7 22 12 (B) 1,022 634 62.1
      45 to 54 years 1,150 439 38.2 514 88 17.2 41 19 (B) 596 332 55.7
      55 to 59 years 201 86 42.9 66 10 (B) 2 2 (B) 133 74 55.5
      60 to 64 years 148 83 55.8 55 23 (B) 2 0 (B) 92 59 64.9
  65 years and over 233 116 50.0 64 18 (B) 8 2 (B) 161 95 59.3
      65 to 74 years 141 80 56.7 43 14 (B) 4 0 (B) 95 66 69.5
      75 years and over 91 36 39.7 21 4 (B) 4 2 (B) 66 30 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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