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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)

White alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
118,664 38,113 32.1 93,568 23,348 25.0 6,231 2,811 45.1 18,865 11,954 63.4
  Under 18 years 55,404 19,894 35.9 42,238 11,594 27.4 3,151 1,501 47.6 10,015 6,799 67.9
      Under 5 years 15,639 6,300 40.3 12,080 3,725 30.8 959 544 56.7 2,600 2,031 78.1
      5 to 17 years 39,764 13,594 34.2 30,157 7,869 26.1 2,192 957 43.7 7,415 4,768 64.3
  18 to 64 years 61,627 17,585 28.5 50,221 11,406 22.7 2,958 1,253 42.4 8,448 4,926 58.3
      18 to 24 years 8,197 3,145 38.4 5,793 1,684 29.1 565 275 48.6 1,839 1,187 64.5
      25 to 34 years 15,443 5,539 35.9 12,434 3,638 29.3 773 365 47.2 2,235 1,535 68.7
      35 to 44 years 21,377 5,260 24.6 18,256 3,676 20.1 830 337 40.6 2,291 1,246 54.4
      45 to 54 years 13,426 2,807 20.9 11,237 1,857 16.5 610 211 34.6 1,579 740 46.9
      55 to 59 years 2,136 535 25.0 1,691 351 20.8 123 43 35.3 322 140 43.5
      60 to 64 years 1,049 299 28.5 810 199 24.6 57 22 (B) 182 78 42.8
  65 years and over 1,633 634 38.8 1,109 348 31.4 122 57 46.9 402 229 57.0
      65 to 74 years 1,062 405 38.1 737 229 31.0 76 37 49.0 249 139 55.9
      75 years and over 570 229 40.2 372 119 32.1 46 20 (B) 153 90 58.9
Male 58,041 17,796 30.7 47,457 11,825 24.9 4,253 1,864 43.8 6,332 4,107 64.9
  Under 18 years 28,398 10,205 35.9 21,625 5,928 27.4 1,735 809 46.6 5,038 3,469 68.8
      Under 5 years 8,013 3,234 40.4 6,197 1,916 30.9 503 273 54.3 1,313 1,044 79.5
      5 to 17 years 20,385 6,971 34.2 15,428 4,012 26.0 1,232 535 43.5 3,725 2,424 65.1
  18 to 64 years 28,931 7,334 25.3 25,260 5,710 22.6 2,426 1,014 41.8 1,245 610 49.0
      18 to 24 years 3,882 1,309 33.7 2,914 788 27.1 378 198 52.2 589 323 54.9
      25 to 34 years 6,574 2,153 32.8 5,637 1,694 30.1 657 320 48.7 281 139 49.6
      35 to 44 years 9,892 2,190 22.1 9,012 1,859 20.6 722 277 38.3 157 54 34.5
      45 to 54 years 6,811 1,254 18.4 6,146 1,022 16.6 517 169 32.6 148 64 42.9
      55 to 59 years 1,197 281 23.5 1,043 225 21.6 102 34 33.1 52 22 (B)
      60 to 64 years 575 146 25.4 508 122 24.1 49 16 (B) 18 7 (B)
  65 years and over 712 257 36.1 572 187 32.6 92 42 45.9 48 28 (B)
      65 to 74 years 511 177 34.6 419 130 31.0 60 27 (B) 32 20 (B)
      75 years and over 201 80 39.9 153 57 37.1 32 15 (B) 16 9 (B)
Female 60,623 20,317 33.5 46,111 11,523 25.0 1,979 947 47.8 12,533 7,847 62.6
  Under 18 years 27,006 9,688 35.9 20,613 5,666 27.5 1,416 692 48.9 4,977 3,331 66.9
      Under 5 years 7,626 3,066 40.2 5,883 1,809 30.7 456 270 59.3 1,287 987 76.7
      5 to 17 years 19,380 6,622 34.2 14,730 3,857 26.2 961 422 43.9 3,690 2,344 63.5
  18 to 64 years 32,696 10,251 31.4 24,961 5,696 22.8 532 240 45.0 7,203 4,316 59.9
      18 to 24 years 4,315 1,836 42.5 2,879 895 31.1 186 77 41.3 1,250 863 69.1
      25 to 34 years 8,868 3,385 38.2 6,798 1,944 28.6 116 45 38.8 1,955 1,396 71.4
      35 to 44 years 11,485 3,070 26.7 9,243 1,818 19.7 108 61 56.1 2,134 1,192 55.9
      45 to 54 years 6,615 1,553 23.5 5,091 835 16.4 93 42 45.1 1,430 676 47.3
      55 to 59 years 938 254 27.0 648 126 19.5 20 9 (B) 270 118 43.7
      60 to 64 years 475 153 32.2 303 77 25.5 8 6 (B) 164 70 42.9
  65 years and over 921 377 41.0 537 161 30.0 30 15 (B) 354 201 56.8
      65 to 74 years 551 228 41.4 318 99 31.1 16 10 (B) 217 119 55.1
      75 years and over 369 149 40.3 218 62 28.5 14 5 (B) 137 81 59.5

Poverty Footnotes


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