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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 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
23,234 21,975 94.6 10,414 9,370 90.0 1,488 1,430 96.1 11,333 11,174 98.6
  Under 18 years 12,229 11,683 95.5 4,929 4,494 91.2 772 743 96.3 6,528 6,446 98.7
      Under 5 years 3,526 3,364 95.4 1,405 1,281 91.2 230 224 97.4 1,891 1,859 98.3
      5 to 17 years 8,702 8,319 95.6 3,523 3,212 91.2 542 519 95.8 4,637 4,587 98.9
  18 to 64 years 10,640 9,935 93.4 5,323 4,721 88.7 694 666 95.9 4,622 4,548 98.4
      18 to 24 years 2,092 2,022 96.7 719 662 92.1 160 156 97.2 1,213 1,204 99.3
      25 to 34 years 2,911 2,791 95.9 1,340 1,245 92.9 185 180 97.2 1,386 1,366 98.6
      35 to 44 years 2,993 2,770 92.6 1,724 1,521 88.2 173 164 95.1 1,095 1,084 99.0
      45 to 54 years 1,998 1,769 88.5 1,174 982 83.6 138 129 93.7 686 658 95.9
      55 to 59 years 393 350 89.0 220 185 84.1 30 28 (B) 143 137 95.3
      60 to 64 years 254 233 91.8 146 125 85.8 9 9 (B) 99 99 100.0
  65 years and over 366 356 97.2 162 156 95.9 21 21 (B) 182 179 98.4
      65 to 74 years 234 227 97.2 114 109 95.9 12 12 (B) 107 106 98.8
      75 years and over 132 129 97.4 49 47 (B) 9 9 (B) 75 73 (B)
Male 10,249 9,602 93.7 5,277 4,722 89.5 999 960 96.1 3,973 3,920 98.7
  Under 18 years 6,166 5,863 95.1 2,471 2,225 90.0 435 419 96.3 3,260 3,219 98.7
      Under 5 years 1,778 1,687 94.9 715 645 90.2 124 123 99.2 940 919 97.8
      5 to 17 years 4,388 4,176 95.2 1,757 1,581 90.0 311 296 95.2 2,321 2,299 99.1
  18 to 64 years 3,951 3,612 91.4 2,707 2,401 88.7 550 528 95.9 693 682 98.4
      18 to 24 years 859 832 96.9 343 318 92.7 115 113 98.4 401 401 100.0
      25 to 34 years 928 886 95.4 627 590 94.1 152 149 97.8 148 146 98.6
      35 to 44 years 1,050 945 90.0 848 751 88.6 151 143 94.9 52 51 (B)
      45 to 54 years 826 704 85.2 652 546 83.8 97 89 91.7 77 69 89.2
      55 to 59 years 187 158 84.6 150 123 81.8 28 26 (B) 9 9 (B)
      60 to 64 years 101 87 85.9 88 74 83.7 7 7 (B) 6 6 (B)
  65 years and over 131 128 97.1 99 95 96.7 13 13 (B) 19 19 (B)
      65 to 74 years 90 87 95.7 71 68 (B) 9 8 (B) 11 11 (B)
      75 years and over 41 41 (B) 28 28 (B) 5 5 (B) 9 9 (B)
Female 12,986 12,373 95.3 5,136 4,648 90.5 489 471 96.2 7,360 7,254 98.6
  Under 18 years 6,062 5,821 96.0 2,457 2,268 92.3 337 324 96.2 3,268 3,228 98.8
      Under 5 years 1,748 1,678 96.0 691 637 92.2 106 101 95.4 951 940 98.8
      5 to 17 years 4,314 4,143 96.0 1,767 1,632 92.4 231 223 96.6 2,317 2,288 98.8
  18 to 64 years 6,689 6,324 94.5 2,615 2,319 88.7 144 138 96.0 3,929 3,866 98.4
      18 to 24 years 1,233 1,190 96.5 376 345 91.6 45 42 (B) 812 803 98.9
      25 to 34 years 1,983 1,906 96.1 713 655 91.9 33 31 (B) 1,237 1,220 98.6
      35 to 44 years 1,943 1,825 94.0 877 771 87.9 22 21 (B) 1,044 1,033 99.0
      45 to 54 years 1,172 1,066 90.9 522 436 83.5 41 40 (B) 609 589 96.8
      55 to 59 years 206 191 93.0 69 62 (B) 2 2 (B) 134 128 94.9
      60 to 64 years 152 146 95.8 58 52 (B) 2 2 (B) 93 93 100.0
  65 years and over 235 228 97.3 64 60 (B) 8 8 (B) 163 160 98.2
      65 to 74 years 143 140 98.1 43 41 (B) 4 4 (B) 97 95 98.6
      75 years and over 91 88 96.2 21 19 (B) 4 4 (B) 66 65 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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