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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 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)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
23,234 19,439 83.7 10,414 7,369 70.8 1,488 1,319 88.7 11,333 10,751 94.9
  Under 18 years 12,229 10,575 86.5 4,929 3,622 73.5 772 696 90.1 6,528 6,257 95.8
      Under 5 years 3,526 3,115 88.3 1,405 1,085 77.2 230 208 90.2 1,891 1,822 96.3
      5 to 17 years 8,702 7,461 85.7 3,523 2,537 72.0 542 488 90.1 4,637 4,435 95.6
  18 to 64 years 10,640 8,552 80.4 5,323 3,623 68.1 694 604 87.0 4,622 4,325 93.6
      18 to 24 years 2,092 1,856 88.7 719 556 77.4 160 138 86.0 1,213 1,162 95.8
      25 to 34 years 2,911 2,455 84.3 1,340 976 72.8 185 171 92.5 1,386 1,308 94.4
      35 to 44 years 2,993 2,304 77.0 1,724 1,130 65.5 173 143 82.6 1,095 1,031 94.1
      45 to 54 years 1,998 1,446 72.4 1,174 718 61.1 138 121 88.0 686 607 88.4
      55 to 59 years 393 287 73.2 220 139 63.1 30 25 (B) 143 123 86.0
      60 to 64 years 254 204 80.6 146 105 71.8 9 6 (B) 99 94 95.2
  65 years and over 366 312 85.2 162 123 76.1 21 19 (B) 182 169 92.7
      65 to 74 years 234 201 86.1 114 88 77.3 12 12 (B) 107 102 94.5
      75 years and over 132 111 83.6 49 36 (B) 9 8 (B) 75 67 (B)
Male 10,249 8,395 81.9 5,277 3,722 70.5 999 886 88.8 3,973 3,787 95.3
  Under 18 years 6,166 5,325 86.4 2,471 1,796 72.7 435 393 90.5 3,260 3,135 96.2
      Under 5 years 1,778 1,557 87.6 715 543 76.0 124 114 91.8 940 900 95.8
      5 to 17 years 4,388 3,767 85.9 1,757 1,253 71.3 311 280 89.9 2,321 2,235 96.3
  18 to 64 years 3,951 2,965 75.0 2,707 1,850 68.3 550 481 87.5 693 634 91.4
      18 to 24 years 859 755 88.0 343 270 78.8 115 99 85.7 401 386 96.4
      25 to 34 years 928 744 80.2 627 466 74.3 152 143 93.8 148 135 91.1
      35 to 44 years 1,050 725 69.1 848 552 65.2 151 127 84.4 52 46 (B)
      45 to 54 years 826 548 66.3 652 409 62.7 97 84 86.1 77 55 71.8
      55 to 59 years 187 119 63.5 150 90 60.1 28 24 (B) 9 5 (B)
      60 to 64 years 101 73 72.3 88 62 70.1 7 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
  65 years and over 131 106 80.8 99 76 77.4 13 12 (B) 19 18 (B)
      65 to 74 years 90 72 79.9 71 55 (B) 9 8 (B) 11 10 (B)
      75 years and over 41 34 (B) 28 22 (B) 5 4 (B) 9 9 (B)
Female 12,986 11,044 85.0 5,136 3,647 71.0 489 433 88.5 7,360 6,964 94.6
  Under 18 years 6,062 5,251 86.6 2,457 1,826 74.3 337 303 89.7 3,268 3,122 95.5
      Under 5 years 1,748 1,557 89.1 691 542 78.5 106 94 88.3 951 922 96.9
      5 to 17 years 4,314 3,693 85.6 1,767 1,284 72.7 231 209 90.4 2,317 2,200 95.0
  18 to 64 years 6,689 5,587 83.5 2,615 1,774 67.8 144 122 85.0 3,929 3,691 93.9
      18 to 24 years 1,233 1,101 89.3 376 286 76.1 45 39 (B) 812 776 95.5
      25 to 34 years 1,983 1,711 86.3 713 510 71.5 33 28 (B) 1,237 1,173 94.8
      35 to 44 years 1,943 1,578 81.2 877 578 65.9 22 16 (B) 1,044 985 94.4
      45 to 54 years 1,172 898 76.6 522 309 59.1 41 38 (B) 609 551 90.5
      55 to 59 years 206 169 82.0 69 48 (B) 2 2 (B) 134 118 88.1
      60 to 64 years 152 131 86.1 58 43 (B) 2 0 (B) 93 88 94.9
  65 years and over 235 206 87.7 64 47 (B) 8 8 (B) 163 151 92.5
      65 to 74 years 143 129 90.0 43 33 (B) 4 4 (B) 97 92 95.0
      75 years and over 91 77 84.0 21 14 (B) 4 4 (B) 66 59 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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