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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 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)

Black alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
21,672 15,802 72.9 9,551 5,153 54.0 1,403 1,103 78.6 10,719 9,546 89.1
  Under 18 years 11,025 8,550 77.6 4,290 2,482 57.9 706 569 80.6 6,029 5,499 91.2
      Under 5 years 3,118 2,504 80.3 1,202 735 61.1 205 173 84.4 1,711 1,596 93.3
      5 to 17 years 7,907 6,047 76.5 3,088 1,748 56.6 502 396 79.0 4,318 3,903 90.4
  18 to 64 years 10,287 6,992 68.0 5,103 2,574 50.5 675 516 76.5 4,509 3,902 86.5
      18 to 24 years 1,997 1,549 77.5 676 394 58.2 149 109 73.5 1,172 1,046 89.2
      25 to 34 years 2,812 2,095 74.5 1,274 736 57.7 183 148 80.9 1,354 1,211 89.4
      35 to 44 years 2,892 1,817 62.8 1,647 772 46.9 171 129 75.2 1,074 917 85.3
      45 to 54 years 1,955 1,124 57.5 1,152 491 42.6 134 102 76.5 668 531 79.4
      55 to 59 years 383 238 62.0 211 98 46.5 30 24 (B) 142 115 81.2
      60 to 64 years 248 170 68.6 142 84 59.2 9 4 (B) 97 82 84.4
  65 years and over 360 259 71.9 159 96 60.5 21 17 (B) 180 146 80.8
      65 to 74 years 228 173 76.0 110 70 63.6 12 11 (B) 105 92 86.9
      75 years and over 132 86 65.0 49 26 (B) 9 6 (B) 75 54 (B)
Male 9,509 6,665 70.1 4,873 2,619 53.8 949 745 78.5 3,687 3,301 89.5
  Under 18 years 5,570 4,285 76.9 2,165 1,229 56.7 404 323 80.0 3,001 2,733 91.1
      Under 5 years 1,583 1,243 78.6 623 362 58.2 111 94 84.4 849 787 92.7
      5 to 17 years 3,987 3,041 76.3 1,543 866 56.2 293 230 78.3 2,151 1,945 90.4
  18 to 64 years 3,811 2,297 60.3 2,613 1,333 51.0 531 410 77.3 667 553 82.9
      18 to 24 years 817 616 75.4 330 198 60.0 104 77 74.5 384 341 89.0
      25 to 34 years 892 593 66.4 597 353 59.2 150 127 84.7 144 112 77.5
      35 to 44 years 1,015 540 53.2 814 384 47.2 149 115 77.2 52 41 (B)
      45 to 54 years 804 395 49.1 639 282 44.1 93 65 69.5 73 48 (B)
      55 to 59 years 183 91 50.0 146 64 44.2 28 22 (B) 9 5 (B)
      60 to 64 years 100 61 61.2 87 51 59.0 7 4 (B) 6 6 (B)
  65 years and over 128 84 65.7 95 57 60.6 13 11 (B) 19 15 (B)
      65 to 74 years 87 57 65.3 67 41 (B) 9 8 (B) 11 8 (B)
      75 years and over 41 27 (B) 28 17 (B) 5 4 (B) 9 7 (B)
Female 12,163 9,137 75.1 4,678 2,533 54.2 454 358 78.8 7,031 6,245 88.8
  Under 18 years 5,455 4,266 78.2 2,124 1,254 59.0 302 246 81.3 3,029 2,766 91.3
      Under 5 years 1,535 1,260 82.1 579 372 64.2 94 79 84.4 862 809 93.8
      5 to 17 years 3,920 3,006 76.7 1,545 881 57.1 209 167 80.0 2,167 1,957 90.3
  18 to 64 years 6,476 4,696 72.5 2,490 1,241 49.9 144 106 73.6 3,842 3,348 87.2
      18 to 24 years 1,180 932 79.0 347 196 56.6 45 32 (B) 789 704 89.3
      25 to 34 years 1,919 1,502 78.3 677 382 56.5 33 21 (B) 1,210 1,099 90.8
      35 to 44 years 1,877 1,277 68.0 833 388 46.6 22 14 (B) 1,022 876 85.7
      45 to 54 years 1,150 729 63.4 514 209 40.7 41 38 (B) 596 482 80.9
      55 to 59 years 201 146 72.9 66 34 (B) 2 2 (B) 133 110 83.0
      60 to 64 years 148 109 73.7 55 33 (B) 2 0 (B) 92 76 83.4
  65 years and over 233 175 75.4 64 38 (B) 8 6 (B) 161 131 81.2
      65 to 74 years 141 116 82.5 43 29 (B) 4 4 (B) 95 84 88.3
      75 years and over 91 59 64.4 21 9 (B) 4 2 (B) 66 47 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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