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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

White alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
118,664 34,793 29.3 93,568 20,866 22.3 6,231 2,564 41.2 18,865 11,363 60.2
  Under 18 years 55,404 18,304 33.0 42,238 10,424 24.7 3,151 1,366 43.4 10,015 6,513 65.0
      Under 5 years 15,639 5,834 37.3 12,080 3,371 27.9 959 484 50.5 2,600 1,979 76.1
      5 to 17 years 39,764 12,470 31.4 30,157 7,053 23.4 2,192 882 40.3 7,415 4,534 61.2
  18 to 64 years 61,627 15,913 25.8 50,221 10,130 20.2 2,958 1,146 38.8 8,448 4,637 54.9
      18 to 24 years 8,197 2,877 35.1 5,793 1,488 25.7 565 254 44.9 1,839 1,135 61.7
      25 to 34 years 15,443 5,072 32.8 12,434 3,288 26.4 773 328 42.4 2,235 1,456 65.1
      35 to 44 years 21,377 4,730 22.1 18,256 3,268 17.9 830 302 36.4 2,291 1,160 50.6
      45 to 54 years 13,426 2,468 18.4 11,237 1,581 14.1 610 200 32.7 1,579 688 43.6
      55 to 59 years 2,136 496 23.2 1,691 323 19.1 123 43 35.3 322 130 40.3
      60 to 64 years 1,049 270 25.7 810 182 22.5 57 20 (B) 182 68 37.2
  65 years and over 1,633 576 35.3 1,109 313 28.2 122 51 41.9 402 212 52.9
      65 to 74 years 1,062 364 34.3 737 202 27.4 76 34 44.7 249 128 51.3
      75 years and over 570 212 37.2 372 110 29.7 46 17 (B) 153 85 55.5
Male 58,041 16,190 27.9 47,457 10,570 22.3 4,253 1,710 40.2 6,332 3,910 61.8
  Under 18 years 28,398 9,403 33.1 21,625 5,325 24.6 1,735 746 43.0 5,038 3,332 66.1
      Under 5 years 8,013 3,007 37.5 6,197 1,734 28.0 503 250 49.8 1,313 1,022 77.8
      5 to 17 years 20,385 6,396 31.4 15,428 3,591 23.3 1,232 495 40.2 3,725 2,310 62.0
  18 to 64 years 28,931 6,557 22.7 25,260 5,079 20.1 2,426 927 38.2 1,245 551 44.3
      18 to 24 years 3,882 1,187 30.6 2,914 697 23.9 378 186 49.2 589 305 51.7
      25 to 34 years 6,574 1,952 29.7 5,637 1,540 27.3 657 287 43.6 281 125 44.5
      35 to 44 years 9,892 1,946 19.7 9,012 1,657 18.4 722 247 34.2 157 42 26.8
      45 to 54 years 6,811 1,081 15.9 6,146 872 14.2 517 157 30.5 148 52 35.1
      55 to 59 years 1,197 261 21.8 1,043 204 19.6 102 34 33.1 52 22 (B)
      60 to 64 years 575 130 22.7 508 109 21.4 49 16 (B) 18 5 (B)
  65 years and over 712 230 32.2 572 165 28.9 92 38 41.0 48 27 (B)
      65 to 74 years 511 157 30.7 419 112 26.7 60 26 (B) 32 20 (B)
      75 years and over 201 72 36.0 153 53 34.8 32 12 (B) 16 7 (B)
Female 60,623 18,603 30.7 46,111 10,297 22.3 1,979 854 43.2 12,533 7,453 59.5
  Under 18 years 27,006 8,900 33.0 20,613 5,098 24.7 1,416 621 43.8 4,977 3,181 63.9
      Under 5 years 7,626 2,827 37.1 5,883 1,636 27.8 456 234 51.2 1,287 957 74.4
      5 to 17 years 19,380 6,074 31.3 14,730 3,462 23.5 961 387 40.3 3,690 2,224 60.3
  18 to 64 years 32,696 9,356 28.6 24,961 5,051 20.2 532 219 41.2 7,203 4,086 56.7
      18 to 24 years 4,315 1,689 39.1 2,879 792 27.5 186 67 36.1 1,250 830 66.4
      25 to 34 years 8,868 3,120 35.2 6,798 1,748 25.7 116 41 35.7 1,955 1,331 68.1
      35 to 44 years 11,485 2,784 24.2 9,243 1,611 17.4 108 55 51.2 2,134 1,118 52.4
      45 to 54 years 6,615 1,387 21.0 5,091 709 13.9 93 42 45.1 1,430 636 44.5
      55 to 59 years 938 235 25.1 648 118 18.2 20 9 (B) 270 108 39.8
      60 to 64 years 475 140 29.4 303 73 24.3 8 4 (B) 164 62 38.1
  65 years and over 921 347 37.7 537 148 27.5 30 14 (B) 354 186 52.5
      65 to 74 years 551 207 37.5 318 91 28.4 16 8 (B) 217 108 49.8
      75 years and over 369 140 37.9 218 57 26.1 14 5 (B) 137 78 56.8

Poverty Footnotes


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