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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 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)

Hispanic (of any race)
 
Both Sexes, total (1)
47,398 24,704 52.1 13,821 8,840 64.0 9,274 4,212 45.4 6,683 2,179 32.6 3,670 714 19.5
  Under 25 years 21,442 12,771 59.6 3,931 2,469 62.8 1,663 883 53.1 1,657 584 35.2 242 77 31.7
    Under 18 years 16,370 10,153 62.0 2,350 1,365 58.1 45 25 (B) 25 4 (B) 0 0 (X)
    18 to 24 years 5,072 2,618 51.6 1,581 1,104 69.8 1,618 858 53.0 1,632 580 35.5 242 77 31.7
  25 years and over 25,956 11,933 46.0 9,890 6,371 64.4 7,611 3,330 43.7 5,026 1,595 31.7 3,428 638 18.6
    25 to 34 years 8,127 3,930 48.4 2,739 1,930 70.5 2,623 1,249 47.6 1,717 579 33.7 1,048 172 16.4
    35 to 44 years 7,028 3,393 48.3 2,553 1,731 67.8 2,051 975 47.5 1,399 489 35.0 1,025 198 19.4
    45 to 54 years 5,123 2,078 40.6 1,952 1,134 58.1 1,504 579 38.5 1,004 262 26.1 662 104 15.7
    55 to 64 years 2,961 1,129 38.1 1,174 633 53.9 758 255 33.7 591 150 25.4 438 90 20.6
    65 years and over 2,717 1,403 51.6 1,472 943 64.0 676 272 40.3 314 115 36.7 256 73 28.4
      65 to 74 years 1,627 817 50.2 814 526 64.6 432 166 38.4 210 81 38.4 171 45 26.3
      75 years and over 1,090 586 53.7 657 417 63.4 244 107 43.7 104 35 33.3 85 28 32.5
 
Male, total
24,342 12,133 49.8 7,378 4,468 60.6 4,903 2,029 41.4 3,181 881 27.7 1,755 324 18.4
  Under 25 years 10,988 6,402 58.3 2,110 1,273 60.3 903 429 47.5 757 244 32.2 92 24 25.6
    Under 18 years 8,352 5,104 61.1 1,193 657 55.1 19 10 (B) 15 4 (B) 0 0 (X)
    18 to 24 years 2,635 1,298 49.3 917 616 67.2 884 419 47.4 742 240 32.3 92 24 25.6
  25 years and over 13,355 5,732 42.9 5,268 3,196 60.7 3,999 1,599 40.0 2,424 636 26.3 1,663 300 18.0
    25 to 34 years 4,441 1,951 43.9 1,637 1,036 63.3 1,494 606 40.6 838 223 26.5 472 86 18.2
    35 to 44 years 3,708 1,679 45.3 1,426 908 63.7 1,085 483 44.5 699 201 28.8 499 86 17.2
    45 to 54 years 2,607 1,020 39.1 1,016 571 56.2 765 293 38.3 488 112 22.9 339 45 13.2
    55 to 64 years 1,430 519 36.3 598 318 53.2 353 98 27.8 261 59 22.6 217 44 20.1
    65 years and over 1,168 562 48.1 592 362 61.1 303 119 39.2 137 42 30.6 137 40 29.3
      65 to 74 years 715 342 47.8 331 212 64.0 201 78 38.7 87 30 34.9 96 22 22.4
      75 years and over 453 220 48.7 260 149 57.4 101 41 40.2 50 12 (B) 41 18 (B)
 
Female, total
23,056 12,571 54.5 6,443 4,371 67.9 4,372 2,184 49.9 3,502 1,299 37.1 1,915 391 20.4
  Under 25 years 10,455 6,369 60.9 1,821 1,196 65.7 760 453 59.7 900 340 37.7 150 53 35.4
    Under 18 years 8,018 5,049 63.0 1,157 708 61.2 26 15 (B) 10 0 (B) 0 0 (X)
    18 to 24 years 2,437 1,320 54.2 664 488 73.5 733 439 59.8 889 340 38.2 150 53 35.4
  25 years and over 12,601 6,202 49.2 4,622 3,175 68.7 3,612 1,730 47.9 2,602 959 36.8 1,765 338 19.1
    25 to 34 years 3,686 1,979 53.7 1,102 894 81.1 1,130 643 56.9 879 356 40.5 576 86 15.0
    35 to 44 years 3,320 1,715 51.7 1,128 823 72.9 966 491 50.9 700 288 41.2 526 113 21.4
    45 to 54 years 2,516 1,058 42.0 936 563 60.1 739 286 38.6 517 150 29.1 323 59 18.4
    55 to 64 years 1,531 610 39.8 576 315 54.7 404 157 38.9 330 91 27.6 221 47 21.2
    65 years and over 1,549 840 54.3 880 581 66.0 373 154 41.2 177 73 41.4 119 33 27.4
      65 to 74 years 911 475 52.1 483 314 64.9 230 88 38.1 123 50 40.8 75 23 (B)
      75 years and over 638 365 57.3 397 267 67.3 143 66 46.1 54 23 (B) 44 9 (B)
 
Native (24)
29,695 14,774 49.8 5,157 3,069 59.5 4,947 2,026 41.0 4,501 1,346 29.9 2,077 295 14.2
Foreign-born 17,703 9,930 56.1 8,664 5,771 66.6 4,328 2,186 50.5 2,182 833 38.2 1,593 420 26.4
  Naturalized citizen 5,157 2,080 40.3 1,812 1,045 57.7 1,473 581 39.5 1,039 288 27.7 759 127 16.7
  Not a citizen 12,546 7,851 62.6 6,852 4,726 69.0 2,855 1,605 56.2 1,143 546 47.8 834 293 35.1
 
All Citizens
34,852 16,853 48.4 6,969 4,114 59.0 6,419 2,608 40.6 5,540 1,633 29.5 2,836 421 14.9

Poverty Footnotes


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