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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

All races
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
153,666 54,874 35.7 113,271 29,188 25.8 8,363 4,010 47.9 32,031 21,676 67.7
  Under 18 years 73,083 29,283 40.1 51,347 14,545 28.3 4,228 2,137 50.6 17,508 12,600 72.0
      Under 5 years 20,858 9,162 43.9 14,845 4,645 31.3 1,261 738 58.5 4,753 3,779 79.5
      5 to 17 years 52,224 20,120 38.5 36,502 9,900 27.1 2,967 1,400 47.2 12,755 8,821 69.2
  18 to 64 years 78,231 24,678 31.5 60,395 14,187 23.5 3,967 1,801 45.4 13,870 8,689 62.6
      18 to 24 years 10,994 4,773 43.4 6,984 2,137 30.6 792 415 52.4 3,218 2,222 69.0
      25 to 34 years 19,790 7,665 38.7 14,930 4,427 29.7 1,041 507 48.7 3,820 2,731 71.5
      35 to 44 years 26,559 7,141 26.9 21,850 4,560 20.9 1,084 474 43.8 3,626 2,106 58.1
      45 to 54 years 16,668 3,869 23.2 13,447 2,328 17.3 808 306 37.9 2,412 1,235 51.2
      55 to 59 years 2,771 754 27.2 2,111 446 21.1 167 68 40.7 494 240 48.5
      60 to 64 years 1,449 476 32.9 1,074 289 26.9 75 31 (B) 301 157 52.1
  65 years and over 2,352 914 38.8 1,529 455 29.8 169 72 42.3 654 387 59.2
      65 to 74 years 1,519 589 38.8 1,018 307 30.1 107 43 40.3 394 240 60.8
      75 years and over 833 324 38.9 511 148 29.0 62 28 (B) 259 147 56.8
Male 73,982 24,985 33.8 57,352 14,769 25.8 5,657 2,648 46.8 10,973 7,568 69.0
  Under 18 years 37,349 14,890 39.9 26,234 7,390 28.2 2,322 1,149 49.5 8,792 6,351 72.2
      Under 5 years 10,671 4,646 43.5 7,632 2,360 30.9 655 374 57.1 2,385 1,912 80.2
      5 to 17 years 26,677 10,245 38.4 18,602 5,030 27.0 1,668 775 46.5 6,407 4,440 69.3
  18 to 64 years 35,652 9,756 27.4 30,331 7,137 23.5 3,216 1,445 44.9 2,105 1,174 55.8
      18 to 24 years 5,096 1,988 39.0 3,507 1,019 29.1 538 300 55.7 1,051 669 63.6
      25 to 34 years 8,067 2,741 34.0 6,723 2,056 30.6 876 444 50.6 468 242 51.6
      35 to 44 years 11,942 2,795 23.4 10,763 2,305 21.4 938 391 41.7 241 99 41.0
      45 to 54 years 8,284 1,651 19.9 7,374 1,299 17.6 658 232 35.3 252 120 47.6
      55 to 59 years 1,528 378 24.7 1,316 292 22.2 143 55 38.6 69 31 (B)
      60 to 64 years 735 204 27.7 647 166 25.7 62 23 (B) 25 14 (B)
  65 years and over 981 338 34.5 787 242 30.7 119 54 45.5 76 43 56.0
      65 to 74 years 696 226 32.4 576 169 29.4 76 33 44.1 44 23 (B)
      75 years and over 286 113 39.4 211 72 34.3 43 21 (B) 32 20 (B)
Female 79,684 29,889 37.5 55,919 14,419 25.8 2,707 1,362 50.3 21,058 14,108 67.0
  Under 18 years 35,734 14,392 40.3 25,113 7,155 28.5 1,905 988 51.9 8,716 6,249 71.7
      Under 5 years 10,187 4,517 44.3 7,213 2,285 31.7 606 364 60.0 2,368 1,867 78.9
      5 to 17 years 25,547 9,876 38.7 17,900 4,870 27.2 1,299 624 48.1 6,348 4,381 69.0
  18 to 64 years 42,579 14,921 35.0 30,064 7,050 23.5 751 356 47.5 11,764 7,515 63.9
      18 to 24 years 5,897 2,786 47.2 3,477 1,118 32.2 253 115 45.2 2,167 1,553 71.7
      25 to 34 years 11,723 4,923 42.0 8,207 2,371 28.9 165 63 38.3 3,352 2,489 74.3
      35 to 44 years 14,617 4,345 29.7 11,087 2,255 20.3 145 84 57.6 3,385 2,007 59.3
      45 to 54 years 8,384 2,218 26.5 6,073 1,030 17.0 151 74 49.1 2,160 1,115 51.6
      55 to 59 years 1,243 376 30.2 794 155 19.5 24 13 (B) 425 209 49.1
      60 to 64 years 714 272 38.2 426 122 28.7 13 8 (B) 275 142 51.6
  65 years and over 1,371 575 42.0 743 213 28.7 51 18 (B) 578 344 59.6
      65 to 74 years 824 364 44.2 442 137 31.1 31 10 (B) 350 217 61.9
      75 years and over 547 212 38.7 301 76 25.3 19 8 (B) 227 128 56.2

Poverty Footnotes


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