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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 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6)

White alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
118,664 5,768 4.9 93,568 2,180 2.3 6,231 425 6.8 18,865 3,162 16.8
  Under 18 years 55,404 3,433 6.2 42,238 1,191 2.8 3,151 245 7.8 10,015 1,997 19.9
      Under 5 years 15,639 1,260 8.1 12,080 394 3.3 959 84 8.8 2,600 782 30.1
      5 to 17 years 39,764 2,173 5.5 30,157 797 2.6 2,192 161 7.4 7,415 1,215 16.4
  18 to 64 years 61,627 2,272 3.7 50,221 960 1.9 2,958 176 6.0 8,448 1,135 13.4
      18 to 24 years 8,197 446 5.4 5,793 117 2.0 565 26 4.5 1,839 303 16.5
      25 to 34 years 15,443 809 5.2 12,434 325 2.6 773 54 6.9 2,235 430 19.2
      35 to 44 years 21,377 587 2.7 18,256 301 1.6 830 55 6.6 2,291 231 10.1
      45 to 54 years 13,426 333 2.5 11,237 170 1.5 610 32 5.2 1,579 131 8.3
      55 to 59 years 2,136 78 3.7 1,691 38 2.2 123 9 7.1 322 32 9.8
      60 to 64 years 1,049 19 1.8 810 10 1.2 57 1 (B) 182 8 4.3
  65 years and over 1,633 63 3.9 1,109 29 2.6 122 4 3.0 402 31 7.6
      65 to 74 years 1,062 37 3.5 737 19 2.5 76 2 3.1 249 16 6.6
      75 years and over 570 26 4.5 372 10 2.7 46 1 (B) 153 14 9.3
Male 58,041 2,476 4.3 47,457 1,124 2.4 4,253 276 6.5 6,332 1,076 17.0
  Under 18 years 28,398 1,750 6.2 21,625 623 2.9 1,735 135 7.8 5,038 992 19.7
      Under 5 years 8,013 661 8.3 6,197 212 3.4 503 45 8.9 1,313 404 30.8
      5 to 17 years 20,385 1,089 5.3 15,428 411 2.7 1,232 90 7.3 3,725 587 15.8
  18 to 64 years 28,931 704 2.4 25,260 483 1.9 2,426 139 5.7 1,245 82 6.6
      18 to 24 years 3,882 114 2.9 2,914 54 1.9 378 16 4.3 589 43 7.3
      25 to 34 years 6,574 206 3.1 5,637 153 2.7 657 44 6.7 281 9 3.2
      35 to 44 years 9,892 199 2.0 9,012 152 1.7 722 41 5.7 157 5 3.4
      45 to 54 years 6,811 137 2.0 6,146 95 1.5 517 29 5.5 148 14 9.3
      55 to 59 years 1,197 40 3.4 1,043 24 2.3 102 8 7.5 52 9 (B)
      60 to 64 years 575 9 1.5 508 6 1.2 49 1 (B) 18 1 (B)
  65 years and over 712 22 3.1 572 18 3.1 92 2 1.8 48 3 (B)
      65 to 74 years 511 13 2.5 419 11 2.7 60 2 (B) 32 0 (B)
      75 years and over 201 9 4.6 153 6 4.1 32 0 (B) 16 3 (B)
Female 60,623 3,291 5.4 46,111 1,056 2.3 1,979 149 7.5 12,533 2,086 16.6
  Under 18 years 27,006 1,683 6.2 20,613 568 2.8 1,416 110 7.8 4,977 1,005 20.2
      Under 5 years 7,626 599 7.8 5,883 182 3.1 456 39 8.6 1,287 378 29.3
      5 to 17 years 19,380 1,085 5.6 14,730 386 2.6 961 71 7.4 3,690 628 17.0
  18 to 64 years 32,696 1,567 4.8 24,961 477 1.9 532 37 6.9 7,203 1,053 14.6
      18 to 24 years 4,315 332 7.7 2,879 63 2.2 186 9 4.9 1,250 260 20.8
      25 to 34 years 8,868 603 6.8 6,798 172 2.5 116 10 8.4 1,955 421 21.5
      35 to 44 years 11,485 388 3.4 9,243 149 1.6 108 14 12.8 2,134 225 10.6
      45 to 54 years 6,615 196 3.0 5,091 75 1.5 93 3 3.5 1,430 118 8.2
      55 to 59 years 938 38 4.0 648 14 2.2 20 1 (B) 270 22 8.3
      60 to 64 years 475 10 2.2 303 4 1.3 8 0 (B) 164 6 3.9
  65 years and over 921 41 4.4 537 11 2.1 30 2 (B) 354 28 7.9
      65 to 74 years 551 25 4.5 318 7 2.3 16 1 (B) 217 16 7.6
      75 years and over 369 16 4.4 218 4 1.7 14 1 (B) 137 11 8.3

Poverty Footnotes


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