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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

Asian A.O.I.C.
 
Both Sexes, total (1)
14,543 3,784 26.0 1,847 819 44.4 2,087 754 36.1 2,319 595 25.7 5,172 732 14.2
  Under 25 years 5,026 1,576 31.4 737 287 39.0 236 97 40.9 693 248 35.7 241 63 26.1
    Under 18 years 3,717 1,093 29.4 573 204 35.6 11 3 (B) 10 2 (B) 5 2 (B)
    18 to 24 years 1,309 483 36.9 163 83 50.9 226 93 41.3 683 246 36.0 236 61 25.7
  25 years and over 9,517 2,207 23.2 1,110 532 48.0 1,851 658 35.5 1,625 348 21.4 4,930 669 13.6
    25 to 34 years 2,325 513 22.1 118 76 64.6 338 133 39.4 435 101 23.3 1,434 203 14.1
    35 to 44 years 2,431 523 21.5 203 109 53.7 392 152 38.9 410 81 19.7 1,426 181 12.7
    45 to 54 years 2,039 413 20.3 189 87 46.0 447 139 31.0 367 82 22.4 1,036 106 10.2
    55 to 64 years 1,404 305 21.7 231 89 38.6 277 74 26.7 261 54 20.7 635 87 13.8
    65 years and over 1,319 453 34.4 369 171 46.4 397 160 40.2 153 30 19.5 399 93 23.2
      65 to 74 years 767 257 33.5 183 98 53.6 225 86 38.1 84 15 17.7 275 58 21.1
      75 years and over 551 197 35.7 186 73 39.3 172 74 43.0 69 15 (B) 124 35 27.9
 
Male, total
7,024 1,765 25.1 789 368 46.6 923 317 34.3 1,152 269 23.3 2,541 347 13.6
  Under 25 years 2,592 813 31.4 372 152 40.9 134 62 46.0 358 110 30.6 111 25 22.4
    Under 18 years 1,896 566 29.9 269 101 37.4 5 1 (B) 2 0 (B) 3 0 (B)
    18 to 24 years 696 246 35.4 103 51 50.0 129 61 47.1 356 110 30.7 108 25 23.0
  25 years and over 4,432 952 21.5 418 216 51.6 789 255 32.3 794 159 20.1 2,431 322 13.2
    25 to 34 years 1,109 231 20.8 56 44 (B) 159 47 29.6 230 50 21.6 664 90 13.6
    35 to 44 years 1,148 209 18.2 97 46 47.5 162 50 30.7 200 30 15.1 689 83 12.1
    45 to 54 years 978 200 20.4 78 40 51.2 210 71 33.7 173 38 21.7 517 52 10.0
    55 to 64 years 648 130 20.1 83 37 43.8 115 32 27.5 123 21 17.1 327 41 12.5
    65 years and over 549 182 33.1 104 49 46.9 143 56 39.1 68 21 (B) 233 56 24.0
      65 to 74 years 337 101 30.1 47 24 (B) 80 30 37.7 42 11 (B) 168 37 21.8
      75 years and over 212 80 37.9 57 25 (B) 63 26 (B) 26 10 (B) 65 20 (B)
 
Female, total
7,520 2,019 26.8 1,057 452 42.7 1,165 438 37.6 1,166 326 28.0 2,630 386 14.7
  Under 25 years 2,435 763 31.4 365 135 37.0 103 35 34.2 335 138 41.2 131 38 29.2
    Under 18 years 1,822 527 28.9 305 104 34.0 6 3 (B) 8 2 (B) 2 2 (B)
    18 to 24 years 613 237 38.6 61 32 (B) 97 33 33.6 327 136 41.7 128 36 28.0
  25 years and over 5,085 1,255 24.7 692 317 45.7 1,062 403 37.9 831 188 22.7 2,500 348 13.9
    25 to 34 years 1,216 282 23.2 62 32 (B) 178 86 48.1 205 52 25.2 770 113 14.6
    35 to 44 years 1,283 314 24.5 107 63 59.2 230 103 44.7 210 50 24.0 737 98 13.3
    45 to 54 years 1,060 213 20.1 111 47 42.4 237 68 28.7 193 45 23.0 519 54 10.4
    55 to 64 years 756 175 23.1 148 53 35.6 162 42 26.1 138 33 23.9 308 47 15.1
    65 years and over 770 272 35.3 265 122 46.2 254 104 40.8 85 9 10.4 166 37 22.1
      65 to 74 years 431 155 36.1 136 74 54.6 145 56 38.3 42 4 (B) 107 21 20.0
      75 years and over 339 116 34.2 129 48 37.3 109 48 44.1 43 5 (B) 59 15 (B)
 
Native (24)
6,083 1,536 25.3 662 263 39.8 611 202 33.1 992 215 21.6 1,170 149 12.7
Foreign-born 8,460 2,247 26.6 1,185 556 46.9 1,476 552 37.4 1,327 381 28.7 4,001 583 14.6
  Naturalized citizen 4,467 946 21.2 510 225 44.2 860 288 33.4 812 185 22.7 2,178 227 10.4
  Not a citizen 3,993 1,301 32.6 675 331 49.0 616 264 42.9 515 196 38.1 1,823 356 19.5
 
All Citizens
10,550 2,482 23.5 1,171 489 41.7 1,471 490 33.3 1,803 399 22.1 3,348 376 11.2

Poverty Footnotes


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