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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 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)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
23,234 20,987 90.3 10,414 8,555 82.2 1,488 1,395 93.7 11,333 11,038 97.4
  Under 18 years 12,229 11,266 92.1 4,929 4,152 84.3 772 725 94.0 6,528 6,388 97.9
      Under 5 years 3,526 3,269 92.7 1,405 1,205 85.7 230 218 94.6 1,891 1,847 97.7
      5 to 17 years 8,702 7,997 91.9 3,523 2,948 83.7 542 508 93.7 4,637 4,541 97.9
  18 to 64 years 10,640 9,375 88.1 5,323 4,254 79.9 694 650 93.6 4,622 4,472 96.8
      18 to 24 years 2,092 1,953 93.4 719 618 85.9 160 153 95.5 1,213 1,182 97.5
      25 to 34 years 2,911 2,658 91.3 1,340 1,134 84.6 185 179 96.4 1,386 1,346 97.1
      35 to 44 years 2,993 2,607 87.1 1,724 1,378 79.9 173 160 92.5 1,095 1,069 97.6
      45 to 54 years 1,998 1,608 80.5 1,174 842 71.8 138 124 89.8 686 642 93.6
      55 to 59 years 393 326 82.9 220 164 74.9 30 26 (B) 143 136 94.5
      60 to 64 years 254 223 88.0 146 117 80.1 9 9 (B) 99 97 98.5
  65 years and over 366 346 94.5 162 149 91.8 21 20 (B) 182 177 97.2
      65 to 74 years 234 221 94.8 114 104 91.9 12 12 (B) 107 105 97.8
      75 years and over 132 124 94.0 49 44 (B) 9 8 (B) 75 72 (B)
Male 10,249 9,115 88.9 5,277 4,306 81.6 999 935 93.6 3,973 3,874 97.5
  Under 18 years 6,166 5,646 91.6 2,471 2,052 83.0 435 408 93.8 3,260 3,186 97.7
      Under 5 years 1,778 1,637 92.1 715 610 85.4 124 116 94.0 940 910 96.9
      5 to 17 years 4,388 4,009 91.4 1,757 1,441 82.0 311 291 93.8 2,321 2,276 98.1
  18 to 64 years 3,951 3,349 84.8 2,707 2,164 79.9 550 515 93.7 693 670 96.6
      18 to 24 years 859 799 93.1 343 294 85.8 115 111 96.0 401 395 98.5
      25 to 34 years 928 829 89.4 627 540 86.0 152 149 97.8 148 141 95.0
      35 to 44 years 1,050 864 82.3 848 675 79.6 151 140 92.7 52 50 (B)
      45 to 54 years 826 631 76.4 652 477 73.2 97 85 87.7 77 69 89.2
      55 to 59 years 187 143 76.7 150 111 73.6 28 24 (B) 9 9 (B)
      60 to 64 years 101 81 79.8 88 67 76.7 7 7 (B) 6 6 (B)
  65 years and over 131 121 91.8 99 91 91.9 13 12 (B) 19 18 (B)
      65 to 74 years 90 82 90.7 71 64 (B) 9 8 (B) 11 10 (B)
      75 years and over 41 39 (B) 28 26 (B) 5 4 (B) 9 9 (B)
Female 12,986 11,872 91.4 5,136 4,249 82.7 489 460 94.0 7,360 7,163 97.3
  Under 18 years 6,062 5,620 92.7 2,457 2,101 85.5 337 317 94.2 3,268 3,202 98.0
      Under 5 years 1,748 1,632 93.4 691 594 86.1 106 101 95.4 951 936 98.4
      5 to 17 years 4,314 3,988 92.4 1,767 1,506 85.3 231 216 93.6 2,317 2,266 97.8
  18 to 64 years 6,689 6,027 90.1 2,615 2,090 79.9 144 134 93.2 3,929 3,802 96.8
      18 to 24 years 1,233 1,154 93.6 376 324 86.0 45 42 (B) 812 788 97.0
      25 to 34 years 1,983 1,829 92.2 713 594 83.4 33 30 (B) 1,237 1,205 97.4
      35 to 44 years 1,943 1,743 89.7 877 703 80.2 22 20 (B) 1,044 1,019 97.6
      45 to 54 years 1,172 977 83.4 522 365 69.9 41 39 (B) 609 573 94.1
      55 to 59 years 206 182 88.6 69 54 (B) 2 2 (B) 134 126 94.1
      60 to 64 years 152 142 93.5 58 50 (B) 2 2 (B) 93 91 98.4
  65 years and over 235 225 96.0 64 58 (B) 8 8 (B) 163 159 97.5
      65 to 74 years 143 139 97.3 43 40 (B) 4 4 (B) 97 95 98.6
      75 years and over 91 86 93.9 21 18 (B) 4 4 (B) 66 63 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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