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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 alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
118,664 78,428 66.1 93,568 56,436 60.3 6,231 5,024 80.6 18,865 16,967 89.9
  Under 18 years 55,404 38,224 69.0 42,238 26,519 62.8 3,151 2,557 81.1 10,015 9,148 91.3
      Under 5 years 15,639 11,266 72.0 12,080 7,935 65.7 959 844 88.1 2,600 2,487 95.6
      5 to 17 years 39,764 26,958 67.8 30,157 18,584 61.6 2,192 1,713 78.1 7,415 6,662 89.8
  18 to 64 years 61,627 39,008 63.3 50,221 29,167 58.1 2,958 2,368 80.1 8,448 7,473 88.5
      18 to 24 years 8,197 6,086 74.2 5,793 3,922 67.7 565 477 84.4 1,839 1,687 91.7
      25 to 34 years 15,443 11,200 72.5 12,434 8,426 67.8 773 684 88.4 2,235 2,090 93.5
      35 to 44 years 21,377 12,722 59.5 18,256 10,074 55.2 830 644 77.5 2,291 2,005 87.5
      45 to 54 years 13,426 7,090 52.8 11,237 5,361 47.7 610 436 71.5 1,579 1,293 81.9
      55 to 59 years 2,136 1,232 57.7 1,691 904 53.5 123 84 68.5 322 244 75.8
      60 to 64 years 1,049 678 64.6 810 480 59.2 57 44 (B) 182 154 85.0
  65 years and over 1,633 1,195 73.2 1,109 750 67.7 122 99 81.1 402 346 86.1
      65 to 74 years 1,062 785 73.9 737 503 68.2 76 65 85.0 249 217 87.2
      75 years and over 570 411 72.0 372 248 66.6 46 35 (B) 153 128 84.2
Male 58,041 37,820 65.2 47,457 28,665 60.4 4,253 3,406 80.1 6,332 5,748 90.8
  Under 18 years 28,398 19,636 69.1 21,625 13,620 63.0 1,735 1,406 81.1 5,038 4,609 91.5
      Under 5 years 8,013 5,794 72.3 6,197 4,080 65.8 503 441 87.8 1,313 1,272 96.8
      5 to 17 years 20,385 13,842 67.9 15,428 9,540 61.8 1,232 965 78.3 3,725 3,337 89.6
  18 to 64 years 28,931 17,670 61.1 25,260 14,647 58.0 2,426 1,927 79.4 1,245 1,096 88.0
      18 to 24 years 3,882 2,794 72.0 2,914 1,933 66.3 378 328 86.6 589 533 90.5
      25 to 34 years 6,574 4,717 71.7 5,637 3,878 68.8 657 586 89.2 281 252 89.9
      35 to 44 years 9,892 5,720 57.8 9,012 5,033 55.8 722 549 76.0 157 137 87.5
      45 to 54 years 6,811 3,461 50.8 6,146 2,982 48.5 517 357 69.1 148 122 82.2
      55 to 59 years 1,197 647 54.0 1,043 540 51.8 102 70 68.6 52 36 (B)
      60 to 64 years 575 333 57.9 508 281 55.4 49 37 (B) 18 14 (B)
  65 years and over 712 514 72.2 572 398 69.5 92 73 79.4 48 44 (B)
      65 to 74 years 511 368 72.0 419 288 68.8 60 49 (B) 32 30 (B)
      75 years and over 201 147 72.9 153 110 71.6 32 24 (B) 16 13 (B)
Female 60,623 40,607 67.0 46,111 27,771 60.2 1,979 1,618 81.8 12,533 11,219 89.5
  Under 18 years 27,006 18,589 68.8 20,613 12,899 62.6 1,416 1,151 81.3 4,977 4,539 91.2
      Under 5 years 7,626 5,472 71.8 5,883 3,855 65.5 456 403 88.4 1,287 1,215 94.4
      5 to 17 years 19,380 13,117 67.7 14,730 9,044 61.4 961 748 77.9 3,690 3,324 90.1
  18 to 64 years 32,696 21,338 65.3 24,961 14,519 58.2 532 441 82.9 7,203 6,378 88.5
      18 to 24 years 4,315 3,292 76.3 2,879 1,989 69.1 186 149 80.1 1,250 1,153 92.3
      25 to 34 years 8,868 6,483 73.1 6,798 4,548 66.9 116 97 84.0 1,955 1,838 94.0
      35 to 44 years 11,485 7,003 61.0 9,243 5,041 54.5 108 94 87.4 2,134 1,867 87.5
      45 to 54 years 6,615 3,629 54.9 5,091 2,379 46.7 93 79 85.0 1,430 1,171 81.8
      55 to 59 years 938 586 62.4 648 364 56.1 20 14 (B) 270 208 77.1
      60 to 64 years 475 345 72.8 303 199 65.6 8 7 (B) 164 140 85.4
  65 years and over 921 681 74.0 537 353 65.7 30 26 (B) 354 302 85.4
      65 to 74 years 551 417 75.6 318 215 67.5 16 15 (B) 217 187 86.1
      75 years and over 369 264 71.5 218 138 63.1 14 11 (B) 137 115 84.4

Poverty Footnotes


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