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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 400% of poverty (5) Percentage below 400% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 400% of poverty (5) Percentage below 400% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 400% of poverty (5) Percentage below 400% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 400% of poverty (5) Percentage below 400% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
122,093 80,917 66.3 95,844 57,879 60.4 6,442 5,193 80.6 19,807 17,845 90.1
  Under 18 years 57,784 39,956 69.1 43,800 27,493 62.8 3,286 2,672 81.3 10,699 9,790 91.5
      Under 5 years 16,463 11,844 71.9 12,638 8,260 65.4 1,003 885 88.2 2,823 2,699 95.6
      5 to 17 years 41,321 28,112 68.0 31,162 19,233 61.7 2,283 1,788 78.3 7,876 7,091 90.0
  18 to 64 years 62,644 39,740 63.4 50,912 29,618 58.2 3,031 2,419 79.8 8,701 7,703 88.5
      18 to 24 years 8,424 6,260 74.3 5,919 4,007 67.7 592 500 84.4 1,912 1,753 91.7
      25 to 34 years 15,728 11,428 72.7 12,630 8,575 67.9 786 690 87.7 2,311 2,163 93.6
      35 to 44 years 21,677 12,922 59.6 18,480 10,207 55.2 845 653 77.3 2,353 2,061 87.6
      45 to 54 years 13,573 7,187 53.0 11,341 5,422 47.8 621 445 71.8 1,611 1,320 81.9
      55 to 59 years 2,180 1,258 57.7 1,724 922 53.5 127 87 68.3 328 249 75.8
      60 to 64 years 1,062 686 64.6 817 484 59.3 60 44 (B) 185 158 85.3
  65 years and over 1,664 1,220 73.3 1,132 768 67.8 125 101 80.9 408 352 86.3
      65 to 74 years 1,092 808 74.0 759 519 68.4 78 66 84.5 255 223 87.5
      75 years and over 572 412 72.0 373 249 66.7 47 35 (B) 153 128 84.2
Male 59,701 38,992 65.3 48,575 29,355 60.4 4,383 3,504 79.9 6,743 6,133 90.9
  Under 18 years 29,593 20,487 69.2 22,410 14,093 62.9 1,798 1,458 81.1 5,384 4,937 91.7
      Under 5 years 8,422 6,063 72.0 6,482 4,235 65.3 523 459 87.9 1,418 1,369 96.6
      5 to 17 years 21,170 14,424 68.1 15,929 9,858 61.9 1,275 998 78.3 3,966 3,567 89.9
  18 to 64 years 29,378 17,976 61.2 25,576 14,851 58.1 2,491 1,973 79.2 1,311 1,153 87.9
      18 to 24 years 3,987 2,873 72.1 2,960 1,961 66.3 401 346 86.2 626 566 90.4
      25 to 34 years 6,675 4,797 71.9 5,712 3,939 69.0 668 592 88.6 295 266 90.4
      35 to 44 years 10,018 5,800 57.9 9,122 5,101 55.9 736 558 75.9 160 141 87.7
      45 to 54 years 6,891 3,510 50.9 6,206 3,018 48.6 527 366 69.4 158 127 80.3
      55 to 59 years 1,228 661 53.9 1,066 550 51.6 107 73 68.4 55 39 (B)
      60 to 64 years 580 335 57.7 510 283 55.5 52 37 (B) 18 14 (B)
  65 years and over 730 529 72.4 589 412 69.9 93 73 78.8 48 44 (B)
      65 to 74 years 528 381 72.1 435 301 69.2 61 49 (B) 32 30 (B)
      75 years and over 202 148 73.1 154 110 71.7 32 24 (B) 16 13 (B)
Female 62,392 41,925 67.2 47,269 28,524 60.3 2,059 1,689 82.0 13,064 11,713 89.7
  Under 18 years 28,192 19,469 69.1 21,390 13,401 62.7 1,487 1,215 81.7 5,315 4,854 91.3
      Under 5 years 8,041 5,781 71.9 6,156 4,025 65.4 480 425 88.6 1,405 1,330 94.7
      5 to 17 years 20,151 13,689 67.9 15,233 9,375 61.5 1,008 789 78.4 3,910 3,524 90.1
  18 to 64 years 33,266 21,764 65.4 25,336 14,767 58.3 540 446 82.7 7,390 6,551 88.6
      18 to 24 years 4,437 3,387 76.3 2,960 2,046 69.1 191 154 80.5 1,286 1,187 92.3
      25 to 34 years 9,053 6,631 73.2 6,918 4,636 67.0 118 98 82.8 2,017 1,896 94.0
      35 to 44 years 11,659 7,122 61.1 9,358 5,107 54.6 109 95 87.1 2,192 1,920 87.6
      45 to 54 years 6,682 3,677 55.0 5,135 2,404 46.8 93 79 85.0 1,454 1,193 82.1
      55 to 59 years 952 596 62.6 658 372 56.6 20 14 (B) 274 210 76.8
      60 to 64 years 482 351 72.8 307 201 65.4 8 7 (B) 167 143 85.7
  65 years and over 934 692 74.1 543 356 65.6 32 28 (B) 360 308 85.7
      65 to 74 years 564 427 75.8 324 218 67.3 18 17 (B) 223 193 86.4
      75 years and over 370 264 71.5 219 138 63.1 14 11 (B) 137 115 84.4

Poverty Footnotes


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