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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, not Hispanic
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
88,978 2,972 3.3 72,349 1,106 1.5 4,391 310 7.1 12,238 1,557 12.7
  Under 18 years 40,735 1,671 4.1 32,195 582 1.8 2,264 174 7.7 6,276 914 14.6
      Under 5 years 10,814 567 5.2 8,795 183 2.1 625 55 8.7 1,394 330 23.7
      5 to 17 years 29,921 1,104 3.7 23,400 400 1.7 1,639 120 7.3 4,882 584 12.0
  18 to 64 years 47,070 1,272 2.7 39,352 509 1.3 2,031 134 6.6 5,686 629 11.1
      18 to 24 years 5,693 254 4.5 4,170 73 1.7 346 21 6.1 1,177 161 13.7
      25 to 34 years 10,952 432 3.9 9,034 146 1.6 523 39 7.5 1,395 247 17.7
      35 to 44 years 16,892 307 1.8 14,729 150 1.0 573 39 6.9 1,590 117 7.4
      45 to 54 years 11,114 219 2.0 9,491 116 1.2 456 26 5.7 1,167 77 6.6
      55 to 59 years 1,622 50 3.1 1,302 21 1.6 94 7 7.6 225 22 9.6
      60 to 64 years 797 10 1.3 626 3 0.5 39 1 (B) 131 5 4.1
  65 years and over 1,174 29 2.5 802 14 1.8 95 1 1.1 276 14 4.9
      65 to 74 years 759 15 2.0 534 7 1.3 58 1 (B) 167 7 4.2
      75 years and over 415 14 3.4 268 8 2.8 37 0 (B) 109 7 6.0
Male 43,540 1,286 3.0 36,629 585 1.6 3,040 206 6.8 3,871 496 12.8
  Under 18 years 20,915 873 4.2 16,495 317 1.9 1,249 96 7.7 3,172 460 14.5
      Under 5 years 5,540 309 5.6 4,496 102 2.3 337 31 9.2 707 176 25.0
      5 to 17 years 15,376 563 3.7 11,998 215 1.8 912 64 7.1 2,465 283 11.5
  18 to 64 years 22,100 405 1.8 19,704 260 1.3 1,717 109 6.3 679 36 5.3
      18 to 24 years 2,719 69 2.5 2,141 37 1.7 219 13 6.1 359 18 5.0
      25 to 34 years 4,549 103 2.3 3,976 67 1.7 451 32 7.2 122 4 3.1
      35 to 44 years 7,788 106 1.4 7,192 74 1.0 522 33 6.3 73 0 (B)
      45 to 54 years 5,673 93 1.6 5,188 65 1.2 406 23 5.6 79 6 7.1
      55 to 59 years 937 28 3.0 820 15 1.8 83 6 7.4 34 7 (B)
      60 to 64 years 434 6 1.4 387 3 0.8 36 1 (B) 11 1 (B)
  65 years and over 525 8 1.6 431 7 1.7 75 1 (B) 20 0 (B)
      65 to 74 years 378 4 1.1 321 3 0.9 46 1 (B) 12 0 (B)
      75 years and over 147 4 3.0 110 4 4.0 29 0 (B) 8 0 (B)
Female 45,438 1,686 3.7 35,720 521 1.5 1,351 104 7.7 8,367 1,061 12.7
  Under 18 years 19,820 798 4.0 15,700 265 1.7 1,015 79 7.8 3,105 454 14.6
      Under 5 years 5,274 258 4.9 4,299 81 1.9 288 24 8.2 688 154 22.3
      5 to 17 years 14,545 540 3.7 11,401 184 1.6 727 55 7.6 2,417 301 12.4
  18 to 64 years 24,970 868 3.5 19,649 249 1.3 315 25 8.1 5,006 593 11.8
      18 to 24 years 2,974 186 6.2 2,029 35 1.7 127 8 6.0 817 143 17.4
      25 to 34 years 6,403 329 5.1 5,058 79 1.6 72 7 (B) 1,273 243 19.1
      35 to 44 years 9,104 200 2.2 7,537 77 1.0 51 7 (B) 1,516 117 7.7
      45 to 54 years 5,442 126 2.3 4,304 51 1.2 50 3 (B) 1,088 72 6.6
      55 to 59 years 685 22 3.2 482 7 1.4 11 1 (B) 192 14 7.6
      60 to 64 years 363 4 1.2 239 0 0.1 3 0 (B) 120 4 3.4
  65 years and over 649 20 3.2 371 7 1.8 21 0 (B) 256 14 5.3
      65 to 74 years 381 11 2.8 213 4 1.7 12 0 (B) 155 7 4.6
      75 years and over 268 10 3.6 158 3 2.0 8 0 (B) 101 7 6.5

Poverty Footnotes


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