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POV29: Years of School Completed by Poverty Status, Sex, Age, Nativity and Citizenship: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  All educational levels (23) No high school diploma (23) High school, no college (23) Some college, less than 4 year degree (23) 4 year degree or higher
All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

White alone, not Hispanic
 
Both Sexes, total (1)
196,940 17,024 8.6 21,812 3,585 16.4 48,623 4,761 9.8 45,511 3,484 7.7 47,428 1,584 3.3
  Under 25 years 59,026 6,985 11.8 10,288 1,260 12.2 5,122 949 18.5 7,959 978 12.3 2,090 189 9.0
    Under 18 years 41,309 4,364 10.6 7,551 724 9.6 111 25 22.6 77 6 7.3 3 0 (B)
    18 to 24 years 17,717 2,621 14.8 2,737 536 19.6 5,011 924 18.4 7,883 972 12.3 2,087 189 9.1
  25 years and over 137,914 10,039 7.3 11,524 2,325 20.2 43,500 3,812 8.8 37,552 2,507 6.7 45,338 1,395 3.1
    25 to 34 years 24,190 2,128 8.8 1,251 393 31.4 6,336 820 12.9 7,296 598 8.2 9,307 317 3.4
    35 to 44 years 26,215 1,729 6.6 1,498 387 25.9 7,390 702 9.5 7,394 455 6.1 9,932 184 1.9
    45 to 54 years 31,383 2,097 6.7 1,956 433 22.1 10,247 855 8.3 9,136 537 5.9 10,044 272 2.7
    55 to 64 years 25,977 1,805 6.9 1,730 356 20.6 7,997 637 8.0 7,231 480 6.6 9,019 332 3.7
    65 years and over 30,149 2,280 7.6 5,089 755 14.8 11,530 798 6.9 6,494 437 6.7 7,035 290 4.1
      65 to 74 years 15,886 978 6.2 2,003 306 15.3 6,025 338 5.6 3,623 207 5.7 4,235 127 3.0
      75 years and over 14,264 1,303 9.1 3,086 449 14.5 5,505 460 8.4 2,871 231 8.0 2,801 163 5.8
 
Male, total
96,770 7,420 7.7 11,157 1,599 14.3 23,890 1,950 8.2 21,011 1,367 6.5 23,484 658 2.8
  Under 25 years 30,189 3,333 11.0 5,437 637 11.7 2,894 386 13.3 3,739 402 10.7 892 63 7.1
    Under 18 years 21,214 2,248 10.6 3,888 383 9.8 52 17 (B) 44 3 (B) 2 0 (B)
    18 to 24 years 8,975 1,085 12.1 1,548 254 16.4 2,842 369 13.0 3,695 398 10.8 890 63 7.1
  25 years and over 66,580 4,087 6.1 5,720 962 16.8 20,995 1,564 7.4 17,272 966 5.6 22,592 595 2.6
    25 to 34 years 12,159 799 6.6 688 141 20.6 3,696 331 8.9 3,613 208 5.8 4,162 119 2.9
    35 to 44 years 13,057 770 5.9 898 198 22.0 4,020 317 7.9 3,404 172 5.0 4,735 84 1.8
    45 to 54 years 15,522 1,006 6.5 1,095 219 20.0 5,375 439 8.2 4,141 228 5.5 4,911 120 2.4
    55 to 64 years 12,671 852 6.7 889 177 19.9 3,617 264 7.3 3,402 246 7.2 4,763 164 3.5
    65 years and over 13,171 660 5.0 2,151 227 10.6 4,288 213 5.0 2,712 112 4.1 4,021 108 2.7
      65 to 74 years 7,451 303 4.1 945 101 10.7 2,431 100 4.1 1,616 50 3.1 2,459 51 2.1
      75 years and over 5,720 357 6.2 1,206 126 10.4 1,856 113 6.1 1,096 62 5.7 1,562 56 3.6
 
Female, total
100,171 9,604 9.6 10,654 1,986 18.6 24,733 2,811 11.4 24,500 2,117 8.6 23,945 926 3.9
  Under 25 years 28,836 3,653 12.7 4,851 623 12.8 2,228 563 25.3 4,221 576 13.7 1,198 126 10.5
    Under 18 years 20,095 2,116 10.5 3,663 341 9.3 59 8 (B) 33 2 (B) 1 0 (B)
    18 to 24 years 8,742 1,537 17.6 1,188 282 23.7 2,169 555 25.6 4,188 574 13.7 1,197 126 10.5
  25 years and over 71,334 5,952 8.3 5,804 1,363 23.5 22,505 2,248 10.0 20,279 1,541 7.6 22,746 800 3.5
    25 to 34 years 12,031 1,328 11.0 563 252 44.7 2,640 489 18.5 3,683 389 10.6 5,145 198 3.8
    35 to 44 years 13,157 959 7.3 600 190 31.6 3,370 385 11.4 3,990 283 7.1 5,197 101 1.9
    45 to 54 years 15,862 1,091 6.9 861 214 24.9 4,872 416 8.5 4,995 309 6.2 5,133 152 3.0
    55 to 64 years 13,306 953 7.2 841 179 21.3 4,380 373 8.5 3,829 234 6.1 4,256 167 3.9
    65 years and over 16,978 1,620 9.5 2,939 528 18.0 7,243 585 8.1 3,782 325 8.6 3,015 182 6.0
      65 to 74 years 8,434 675 8.0 1,058 205 19.4 3,594 237 6.6 2,006 157 7.8 1,775 76 4.3
      75 years and over 8,544 945 11.1 1,881 323 17.2 3,649 347 9.5 1,775 169 9.5 1,239 106 8.6
 
Native (24)
189,358 16,284 8.6 20,813 3,391 16.3 46,733 4,539 9.7 43,964 3,346 7.6 44,583 1,427 3.2
Foreign-born 7,582 740 9.8 999 194 19.4 1,889 223 11.8 1,547 138 8.9 2,845 157 5.5
  Naturalized citizen 4,409 323 7.3 529 87 16.4 1,114 96 8.6 983 66 6.7 1,656 70 4.3
  Not a citizen 3,174 417 13.1 471 107 22.8 775 127 16.3 564 72 12.7 1,189 86 7.3
 
All Citizens
193,766 16,607 8.6 21,341 3,478 16.3 47,848 4,635 9.7 44,947 3,413 7.6 46,240 1,498 3.2

Poverty Footnotes


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