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POV30: School Enrollment by Poverty Status, Sex and Age: 2008

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

(Numbers in thousands)

  Total Enrolled (25) Not Enrolled (25) Not enrolled and no high school diploma (25)
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 races
 
Both Sexes, total (1)
301,041 39,829 13.2 21,918 3,484 15.9 15,601 3,218 20.6 3,111 1,152 37.0
  Under 16 years 65,017 12,613 19.4 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 37,740 6,738 17.9 21,918 3,484 15.9 15,601 3,218 20.6 3,111 1,152 37.0
    16 to 17 years 9,051 1,455 16.1 8,578 1,273 14.8 473 182 38.5 346 139 40.2
    18 to 21 years 16,154 3,017 18.7 9,700 1,531 15.8 6,389 1,469 23.0 1,520 525 34.6
    22 to 24 years 12,534 2,266 18.1 3,640 681 18.7 8,739 1,567 17.9 1,245 487 39.1
  25 years and over 198,285 20,478 10.3 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
 
Male, total
147,862 17,698 12.0 10,648 1,646 15.5 8,256 1,330 16.1 1,789 536 29.9
  Under 16 years 33,241 6,395 19.2 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 19,103 3,008 15.7 10,648 1,646 15.5 8,256 1,330 16.1 1,789 536 29.9
    16 to 17 years 4,595 732 15.9 4,344 633 14.6 251 99 39.4 194 73 37.9
    18 to 21 years 8,284 1,342 16.2 4,683 720 15.4 3,547 606 17.1 898 244 27.2
    22 to 24 years 6,224 934 15.0 1,621 294 18.1 4,458 624 14.0 697 218 31.2
  25 years and over 95,518 8,295 8.7 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
 
Female, total
153,179 22,131 14.4 11,269 1,838 16.3 7,344 1,888 25.7 1,322 616 46.6
  Under 16 years 31,776 6,218 19.6 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 18,636 3,730 20.0 11,269 1,838 16.3 7,344 1,888 25.7 1,322 616 46.6
    16 to 17 years 4,456 723 16.2 4,234 640 15.1 222 83 37.4 152 66 43.2
    18 to 21 years 7,870 1,675 21.3 5,017 811 16.2 2,842 863 30.4 621 281 45.2
    22 to 24 years 6,310 1,332 21.1 2,019 387 19.2 4,281 942 22.0 549 269 49.1
  25 years and over 102,767 12,183 11.9 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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