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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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)

Black alone
 
Both Sexes, total (1)
37,966 11,982 31.6 3,277 1,062 32.4 2,361 919 38.9 540 318 59.0
  Under 16 years 9,699 4,305 44.4 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 5,670 2,002 35.3 3,277 1,062 32.4 2,361 919 38.9 540 318 59.0
    16 to 17 years 1,474 533 36.2 1,384 486 35.1 89 48 53.3 62 35 (B)
    18 to 21 years 2,436 878 36.0 1,378 434 31.5 1,043 434 41.6 286 169 59.3
    22 to 24 years 1,760 591 33.6 515 143 27.8 1,228 438 35.6 191 114 59.6
  25 years and over 22,598 5,675 25.1 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
 
Male, total
17,687 5,129 29.0 1,562 532 34.1 1,166 352 30.2 273 132 48.1
  Under 16 years 4,911 2,201 44.8 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 2,758 905 32.8 1,562 532 34.1 1,166 352 30.2 273 132 48.1
    16 to 17 years 732 268 36.5 692 246 35.5 40 22 53.9 32 19 57.8
    18 to 21 years 1,274 436 34.2 697 230 33.0 563 196 34.9 157 82 52.3
    22 to 24 years 752 201 26.7 173 56 32.4 563 134 23.9 84 31 36.5
  25 years and over 10,018 2,023 20.2 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
 
Female, total
20,279 6,853 33.8 1,715 530 30.9 1,195 567 47.5 266 187 70.0
  Under 16 years 4,787 2,104 43.9 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 2,912 1,097 37.7 1,715 530 30.9 1,195 567 47.5 266 187 70.0
    16 to 17 years 741 266 35.8 692 240 34.6 49 26 52.8 30 16 53.0
    18 to 21 years 1,162 442 38.0 681 204 29.9 480 238 49.5 129 87 67.7
    22 to 24 years 1,009 390 38.7 342 87 25.4 665 303 45.6 108 84 77.6
  25 years and over 12,580 3,651 29.0 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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