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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 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
23,234 15,109 65.0 10,414 4,517 43.4 1,488 1,052 70.7 11,333 9,540 84.2
  Under 18 years 12,229 8,543 69.9 4,929 2,311 46.9 772 570 73.8 6,528 5,662 86.7
      Under 5 years 3,526 2,615 74.2 1,405 736 52.4 230 174 75.6 1,891 1,705 90.1
      5 to 17 years 8,702 5,928 68.1 3,523 1,575 44.7 542 396 73.0 4,637 3,957 85.3
  18 to 64 years 10,640 6,334 59.5 5,323 2,131 40.0 694 467 67.2 4,622 3,737 80.8
      18 to 24 years 2,092 1,470 70.3 719 341 47.4 160 109 67.9 1,213 1,020 84.1
      25 to 34 years 2,911 1,961 67.4 1,340 656 48.9 185 119 64.4 1,386 1,186 85.6
      35 to 44 years 2,993 1,583 52.9 1,724 610 35.4 173 122 70.7 1,095 851 77.7
      45 to 54 years 1,998 955 47.8 1,174 369 31.4 138 91 66.3 686 495 72.1
      55 to 59 years 393 212 54.1 220 82 37.6 30 21 (B) 143 109 75.9
      60 to 64 years 254 152 60.1 146 72 49.6 9 4 (B) 99 76 76.7
  65 years and over 366 232 63.3 162 75 46.5 21 15 (B) 182 141 77.2
      65 to 74 years 234 154 66.0 114 56 49.7 12 9 (B) 107 88 82.2
      75 years and over 132 77 58.5 49 19 (B) 9 6 (B) 75 52 (B)
Male 10,249 6,348 61.9 5,277 2,285 43.3 999 701 70.2 3,973 3,362 84.6
  Under 18 years 6,166 4,259 69.1 2,471 1,138 46.0 435 315 72.5 3,260 2,807 86.1
      Under 5 years 1,778 1,295 72.8 715 354 49.6 124 96 77.6 940 845 89.9
      5 to 17 years 4,388 2,964 67.6 1,757 783 44.6 311 219 70.4 2,321 1,962 84.6
  18 to 64 years 3,951 2,017 51.1 2,707 1,101 40.7 550 376 68.4 693 540 77.9
      18 to 24 years 859 579 67.4 343 165 48.1 115 79 69.0 401 335 83.6
      25 to 34 years 928 532 57.3 627 318 50.7 152 105 68.8 148 109 73.5
      35 to 44 years 1,050 462 44.0 848 316 37.3 151 109 72.2 52 37 (B)
      45 to 54 years 826 316 38.3 652 208 31.9 97 60 62.1 77 48 62.2
      55 to 59 years 187 76 40.5 150 52 34.4 28 19 (B) 9 5 (B)
      60 to 64 years 101 52 51.5 88 42 47.9 7 4 (B) 6 6 (B)
  65 years and over 131 71 54.1 99 47 47.4 13 9 (B) 19 15 (B)
      65 to 74 years 90 46 50.5 71 32 (B) 9 6 (B) 11 8 (B)
      75 years and over 41 25 (B) 28 15 (B) 5 4 (B) 9 7 (B)
Female 12,986 8,761 67.5 5,136 2,232 43.5 489 351 71.8 7,360 6,178 83.9
  Under 18 years 6,062 4,283 70.7 2,457 1,173 47.7 337 255 75.6 3,268 2,855 87.4
      Under 5 years 1,748 1,320 75.5 691 382 55.3 106 78 73.4 951 860 90.4
      5 to 17 years 4,314 2,963 68.7 1,767 791 44.8 231 177 76.6 2,317 1,995 86.1
  18 to 64 years 6,689 4,317 64.5 2,615 1,030 39.4 144 90 62.7 3,929 3,197 81.4
      18 to 24 years 1,233 891 72.2 376 176 46.8 45 29 (B) 812 685 84.4
      25 to 34 years 1,983 1,429 72.1 713 338 47.4 33 15 (B) 1,237 1,077 87.0
      35 to 44 years 1,943 1,121 57.7 877 294 33.5 22 14 (B) 1,044 814 78.0
      45 to 54 years 1,172 639 54.5 522 161 30.8 41 31 (B) 609 447 73.4
      55 to 59 years 206 137 66.5 69 31 (B) 2 2 (B) 134 104 77.4
      60 to 64 years 152 100 65.7 58 30 (B) 2 0 (B) 93 70 75.2
  65 years and over 235 161 68.5 64 29 (B) 8 6 (B) 163 126 77.2
      65 to 74 years 143 109 75.8 43 25 (B) 4 4 (B) 97 80 83.1
      75 years and over 91 52 56.9 21 4 (B) 4 2 (B) 66 45 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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