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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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)

Hispanic (of any race)
 
Both Sexes, total (1)
47,398 10,987 23.2 13,821 3,931 28.4 9,274 1,590 17.1 6,683 842 12.6 3,670 239 6.5
  Under 25 years 21,442 6,182 28.8 3,931 1,171 29.8 1,663 372 22.4 1,657 229 13.8 242 26 10.9
    Under 18 years 16,370 5,010 30.6 2,350 615 26.2 45 10 (B) 25 1 (B) 0 0 (X)
    18 to 24 years 5,072 1,172 23.1 1,581 556 35.1 1,618 362 22.4 1,632 228 14.0 242 26 10.9
  25 years and over 25,956 4,805 18.5 9,890 2,760 27.9 7,611 1,218 16.0 5,026 614 12.2 3,428 213 6.2
    25 to 34 years 8,127 1,672 20.6 2,739 882 32.2 2,623 486 18.5 1,717 233 13.6 1,048 71 6.8
    35 to 44 years 7,028 1,347 19.2 2,553 774 30.3 2,051 349 17.0 1,399 161 11.5 1,025 62 6.0
    45 to 54 years 5,123 802 15.6 1,952 465 23.8 1,504 196 13.0 1,004 109 10.9 662 32 4.8
    55 to 64 years 2,961 459 15.5 1,174 258 22.0 758 96 12.7 591 71 12.1 438 34 7.7
    65 years and over 2,717 525 19.3 1,472 381 25.9 676 91 13.5 314 38 12.3 256 14 5.6
      65 to 74 years 1,627 288 17.7 814 193 23.7 432 62 14.4 210 22 10.5 171 10 6.0
      75 years and over 1,090 238 21.8 657 188 28.6 244 29 11.9 104 16 15.8 85 4 4.9
 
Male, total
24,342 5,116 21.0 7,378 1,798 24.4 4,903 716 14.6 3,181 321 10.1 1,755 94 5.4
  Under 25 years 10,988 3,032 27.6 2,110 591 28.0 903 162 17.9 757 83 11.0 92 9 10.2
    Under 18 years 8,352 2,493 29.9 1,193 298 25.0 19 8 (B) 15 1 (B) 0 0 (X)
    18 to 24 years 2,635 539 20.4 917 293 32.0 884 154 17.4 742 82 11.1 92 9 10.2
  25 years and over 13,355 2,084 15.6 5,268 1,207 22.9 3,999 554 13.9 2,424 238 9.8 1,663 85 5.1
    25 to 34 years 4,441 715 16.1 1,637 385 23.5 1,494 211 14.1 838 91 10.8 472 28 6.0
    35 to 44 years 3,708 605 16.3 1,426 358 25.1 1,085 163 15.1 699 58 8.3 499 26 5.2
    45 to 54 years 2,607 369 14.2 1,016 219 21.6 765 98 12.8 488 40 8.3 339 12 3.5
    55 to 64 years 1,430 210 14.7 598 123 20.6 353 39 11.1 261 33 12.5 217 14 6.6
    65 years and over 1,168 185 15.8 592 122 20.6 303 43 14.1 137 16 11.5 137 5 3.3
      65 to 74 years 715 103 14.4 331 63 19.0 201 27 13.4 87 10 11.3 96 3 3.3
      75 years and over 453 82 18.1 260 59 22.7 101 16 15.5 50 6 (B) 41 1 (B)
 
Female, total
23,056 5,871 25.5 6,443 2,133 33.1 4,372 874 20.0 3,502 522 14.9 1,915 145 7.6
  Under 25 years 10,455 3,150 30.1 1,821 579 31.8 760 210 27.6 900 146 16.2 150 17 11.4
    Under 18 years 8,018 2,517 31.4 1,157 317 27.4 26 2 (B) 10 0 (B) 0 0 (X)
    18 to 24 years 2,437 634 26.0 664 262 39.5 733 208 28.4 889 146 16.4 150 17 11.4
  25 years and over 12,601 2,721 21.6 4,622 1,553 33.6 3,612 664 18.4 2,602 376 14.4 1,765 128 7.3
    25 to 34 years 3,686 958 26.0 1,102 498 45.2 1,130 275 24.3 879 143 16.2 576 43 7.4
    35 to 44 years 3,320 741 22.3 1,128 417 36.9 966 186 19.3 700 103 14.7 526 36 6.8
    45 to 54 years 2,516 432 17.2 936 245 26.2 739 98 13.2 517 69 13.3 323 20 6.3
    55 to 64 years 1,531 249 16.3 576 135 23.4 404 57 14.1 330 39 11.7 221 19 8.7
    65 years and over 1,549 340 22.0 880 259 29.5 373 48 13.0 177 23 12.8 119 10 8.3
      65 to 74 years 911 185 20.3 483 130 27.0 230 35 15.3 123 12 10.0 75 7 (B)
      75 years and over 638 156 24.4 397 129 32.5 143 13 9.3 54 10 (B) 44 3 (B)
 
Native (24)
29,695 6,740 22.7 5,157 1,384 26.8 4,947 786 15.9 4,501 498 11.1 2,077 90 4.3
Foreign-born 17,703 4,247 24.0 8,664 2,547 29.4 4,328 804 18.6 2,182 345 15.8 1,593 149 9.3
  Naturalized citizen 5,157 715 13.9 1,812 406 22.4 1,473 158 10.7 1,039 99 9.5 759 35 4.5
  Not a citizen 12,546 3,532 28.1 6,852 2,141 31.3 2,855 645 22.6 1,143 246 21.5 834 114 13.7
 
All Citizens
34,852 7,456 21.4 6,969 1,790 25.7 6,419 945 14.7 5,540 597 10.8 2,836 125 4.4

Poverty Footnotes


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