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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 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6)

All races
 
Both Sexes, total (1)
301,041 53,805 17.9 21,918 4,498 20.5 15,601 4,134 26.5 3,111 1,411 45.4
  Under 16 years 65,017 16,658 25.6 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 37,740 8,685 23.0 21,918 4,498 20.5 15,601 4,134 26.5 3,111 1,411 45.4
    16 to 17 years 9,051 1,896 20.9 8,578 1,694 19.7 473 202 42.7 346 156 45.1
    18 to 21 years 16,154 3,877 24.0 9,700 1,955 20.2 6,389 1,904 29.8 1,520 659 43.4
    22 to 24 years 12,534 2,912 23.2 3,640 849 23.3 8,739 2,028 23.2 1,245 596 47.9
  25 years and over 198,285 28,462 14.4 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
 
Male, total
147,862 23,942 16.2 10,648 2,126 20.0 8,256 1,748 21.2 1,789 660 36.9
  Under 16 years 33,241 8,477 25.5 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 19,103 3,921 20.5 10,648 2,126 20.0 8,256 1,748 21.2 1,789 660 36.9
    16 to 17 years 4,595 960 20.9 4,344 851 19.6 251 109 43.5 194 81 41.6
    18 to 21 years 8,284 1,727 20.9 4,683 912 19.5 3,547 799 22.5 898 308 34.2
    22 to 24 years 6,224 1,234 19.8 1,621 364 22.4 4,458 840 18.8 697 272 39.1
  25 years and over 95,518 11,543 12.1 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
 
Female, total
153,179 29,863 19.5 11,269 2,371 21.0 7,344 2,386 32.5 1,322 751 56.8
  Under 16 years 31,776 8,180 25.7 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 18,636 4,764 25.6 11,269 2,371 21.0 7,344 2,386 32.5 1,322 751 56.8
    16 to 17 years 4,456 936 21.0 4,234 843 19.9 222 93 41.8 152 75 49.5
    18 to 21 years 7,870 2,150 27.3 5,017 1,043 20.8 2,842 1,105 38.9 621 351 56.5
    22 to 24 years 6,310 1,678 26.6 2,019 486 24.1 4,281 1,189 27.8 549 324 59.0
  25 years and over 102,767 16,919 16.5 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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