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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 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
122,093 94,390 77.3 95,844 69,899 72.9 6,442 5,719 88.8 19,807 18,773 94.8
  Under 18 years 57,784 45,760 79.2 43,800 32,622 74.5 3,286 2,918 88.8 10,699 10,221 95.5
      Under 5 years 16,463 13,363 81.2 12,638 9,649 76.3 1,003 947 94.5 2,823 2,766 98.0
      5 to 17 years 41,321 32,397 78.4 31,162 22,973 73.7 2,283 1,971 86.3 7,876 7,454 94.6
  18 to 64 years 62,644 47,238 75.4 50,912 36,370 71.4 3,031 2,692 88.8 8,701 8,175 94.0
      18 to 24 years 8,424 7,127 84.6 5,919 4,740 80.1 592 550 92.9 1,912 1,836 96.0
      25 to 34 years 15,728 13,097 83.3 12,630 10,117 80.1 786 741 94.2 2,311 2,239 96.9
      35 to 44 years 21,677 15,707 72.5 18,480 12,756 69.0 845 737 87.2 2,353 2,214 94.1
      45 to 54 years 13,573 8,947 65.9 11,341 7,001 61.7 621 512 82.5 1,611 1,434 89.0
      55 to 59 years 2,180 1,537 70.5 1,724 1,158 67.1 127 100 78.9 328 279 84.8
      60 to 64 years 1,062 824 77.6 817 598 73.2 60 52 (B) 185 174 94.0
  65 years and over 1,664 1,392 83.7 1,132 907 80.1 125 109 86.8 408 377 92.5
      65 to 74 years 1,092 916 83.9 759 610 80.4 78 70 89.1 255 237 92.8
      75 years and over 572 476 83.2 373 297 79.6 47 39 (B) 153 140 91.9
Male 59,701 45,744 76.6 48,575 35,446 73.0 4,383 3,880 88.5 6,743 6,417 95.2
  Under 18 years 29,593 23,502 79.4 22,410 16,741 74.7 1,798 1,608 89.4 5,384 5,154 95.7
      Under 5 years 8,422 6,871 81.6 6,482 4,985 76.9 523 489 93.5 1,418 1,397 98.5
      5 to 17 years 21,170 16,631 78.6 15,929 11,755 73.8 1,275 1,119 87.7 3,966 3,757 94.7
  18 to 64 years 29,378 21,645 73.7 25,576 18,231 71.3 2,491 2,195 88.1 1,311 1,219 93.0
      18 to 24 years 3,987 3,304 82.9 2,960 2,333 78.8 401 378 94.3 626 593 94.7
      25 to 34 years 6,675 5,519 82.7 5,712 4,615 80.8 668 628 94.0 295 276 93.7
      35 to 44 years 10,018 7,137 71.2 9,122 6,352 69.6 736 635 86.3 160 150 93.3
      45 to 54 years 6,891 4,429 64.3 6,206 3,863 62.2 527 425 80.5 158 142 89.8
      55 to 59 years 1,228 831 67.7 1,066 705 66.2 107 84 78.4 55 42 (B)
      60 to 64 years 580 425 73.3 510 363 71.1 52 45 (B) 18 17 (B)
  65 years and over 730 597 81.7 589 475 80.6 93 77 83.0 48 45 (B)
      65 to 74 years 528 426 80.6 435 341 78.4 61 53 (B) 32 32 (B)
      75 years and over 202 171 84.6 154 134 86.7 32 24 (B) 16 13 (B)
Female 62,392 48,646 78.0 47,269 34,452 72.9 2,059 1,839 89.3 13,064 12,355 94.6
  Under 18 years 28,192 22,258 79.0 21,390 15,881 74.2 1,487 1,310 88.1 5,315 5,067 95.3
      Under 5 years 8,041 6,492 80.7 6,156 4,664 75.8 480 458 95.6 1,405 1,370 97.5
      5 to 17 years 20,151 15,766 78.2 15,233 11,217 73.6 1,008 852 84.5 3,910 3,697 94.6
  18 to 64 years 33,266 25,593 76.9 25,336 18,139 71.6 540 497 92.1 7,390 6,957 94.1
      18 to 24 years 4,437 3,823 86.2 2,960 2,407 81.3 191 172 89.9 1,286 1,244 96.7
      25 to 34 years 9,053 7,578 83.7 6,918 5,502 79.5 118 113 95.5 2,017 1,963 97.3
      35 to 44 years 11,659 8,569 73.5 9,358 6,404 68.4 109 101 93.1 2,192 2,064 94.1
      45 to 54 years 6,682 4,518 67.6 5,135 3,138 61.1 93 88 93.9 1,454 1,292 88.9
      55 to 59 years 952 706 74.1 658 453 68.7 20 17 (B) 274 237 86.6
      60 to 64 years 482 399 82.7 307 236 76.7 8 7 (B) 167 156 93.7
  65 years and over 934 796 85.2 543 432 79.6 32 31 (B) 360 332 92.4
      65 to 74 years 564 491 87.0 324 269 83.0 18 17 (B) 223 205 91.9
      75 years and over 370 305 82.4 219 163 74.6 14 14 (B) 137 127 93.0

Poverty Footnotes


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