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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 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6)

White alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
118,664 60,344 50.9 93,568 40,914 43.7 6,231 4,168 66.9 18,865 15,262 80.9
  Under 18 years 55,404 30,143 54.4 42,238 19,603 46.4 3,151 2,158 68.5 10,015 8,382 83.7
      Under 5 years 15,639 9,174 58.7 12,080 6,066 50.2 959 745 77.7 2,600 2,363 90.9
      5 to 17 years 39,764 20,969 52.7 30,157 13,537 44.9 2,192 1,413 64.4 7,415 6,019 81.2
  18 to 64 years 61,627 29,243 47.5 50,221 20,739 41.3 2,958 1,929 65.2 8,448 6,575 77.8
      18 to 24 years 8,197 4,855 59.2 5,793 2,959 51.1 565 404 71.5 1,839 1,492 81.1
      25 to 34 years 15,443 8,820 57.1 12,434 6,317 50.8 773 564 72.9 2,235 1,939 86.8
      35 to 44 years 21,377 9,160 42.8 18,256 6,867 37.6 830 536 64.5 2,291 1,758 76.7
      45 to 54 years 13,426 4,948 36.9 11,237 3,567 31.7 610 319 52.4 1,579 1,062 67.3
      55 to 59 years 2,136 955 44.7 1,691 684 40.5 123 72 59.0 322 198 61.5
      60 to 64 years 1,049 505 48.1 810 345 42.6 57 34 (B) 182 126 69.4
  65 years and over 1,633 958 58.7 1,109 572 51.6 122 81 66.6 402 304 75.8
      65 to 74 years 1,062 622 58.5 737 383 51.9 76 51 67.0 249 188 75.5
      75 years and over 570 336 58.9 372 189 50.9 46 31 (B) 153 116 76.2
Male 58,041 28,757 49.5 47,457 20,794 43.8 4,253 2,796 65.7 6,332 5,167 81.6
  Under 18 years 28,398 15,432 54.3 21,625 10,035 46.4 1,735 1,177 67.9 5,038 4,219 83.7
      Under 5 years 8,013 4,680 58.4 6,197 3,100 50.0 503 378 75.1 1,313 1,202 91.5
      5 to 17 years 20,385 10,752 52.7 15,428 6,935 45.0 1,232 800 64.9 3,725 3,018 81.0
  18 to 64 years 28,931 12,923 44.7 25,260 10,452 41.4 2,426 1,561 64.4 1,245 910 73.1
      18 to 24 years 3,882 2,181 56.2 2,914 1,458 50.0 378 282 74.4 589 441 74.9
      25 to 34 years 6,574 3,639 55.4 5,637 2,936 52.1 657 481 73.3 281 222 79.0
      35 to 44 years 9,892 4,026 40.7 9,012 3,456 38.3 722 453 62.7 157 117 74.4
      45 to 54 years 6,811 2,322 34.1 6,146 1,971 32.1 517 260 50.3 148 91 61.6
      55 to 59 years 1,197 507 42.4 1,043 421 40.4 102 59 57.3 52 27 (B)
      60 to 64 years 575 248 43.2 508 209 41.2 49 27 (B) 18 12 (B)
  65 years and over 712 401 56.4 572 307 53.7 92 57 62.2 48 37 (B)
      65 to 74 years 511 278 54.4 419 217 51.9 60 36 (B) 32 25 (B)
      75 years and over 201 123 61.3 153 90 58.6 32 22 (B) 16 12 (B)
Female 60,623 31,588 52.1 46,111 20,120 43.6 1,979 1,372 69.4 12,533 10,095 80.5
  Under 18 years 27,006 14,711 54.5 20,613 9,568 46.4 1,416 981 69.2 4,977 4,163 83.6
      Under 5 years 7,626 4,494 58.9 5,883 2,966 50.4 456 368 80.6 1,287 1,161 90.2
      5 to 17 years 19,380 10,217 52.7 14,730 6,602 44.8 961 613 63.8 3,690 3,002 81.4
  18 to 64 years 32,696 16,320 49.9 24,961 10,288 41.2 532 367 69.1 7,203 5,665 78.6
      18 to 24 years 4,315 2,674 62.0 2,879 1,501 52.1 186 122 65.6 1,250 1,051 84.1
      25 to 34 years 8,868 5,181 58.4 6,798 3,382 49.7 116 82 70.9 1,955 1,717 87.9
      35 to 44 years 11,485 5,134 44.7 9,243 3,410 36.9 108 83 76.8 2,134 1,641 76.9
      45 to 54 years 6,615 2,626 39.7 5,091 1,596 31.4 93 60 63.8 1,430 971 67.9
      55 to 59 years 938 448 47.7 648 263 40.6 20 14 (B) 270 171 63.3
      60 to 64 years 475 257 54.1 303 136 44.9 8 7 (B) 164 114 69.6
  65 years and over 921 556 60.4 537 265 49.3 30 24 (B) 354 268 75.6
      65 to 74 years 551 344 62.3 318 165 51.9 16 15 (B) 217 163 75.1
      75 years and over 369 213 57.6 218 99 45.5 14 9 (B) 137 105 76.6

Poverty Footnotes


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