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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

All races
 
Both Sexes, total (1)
301,041 88,216 29.3 21,918 6,900 31.5 15,601 6,396 41.0 3,111 1,970 63.3
  Under 16 years 65,017 25,068 38.6 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 37,740 13,371 35.4 21,918 6,900 31.5 15,601 6,396 41.0 3,111 1,970 63.3
    16 to 17 years 9,051 2,995 33.1 8,578 2,716 31.7 473 279 59.0 346 216 62.5
    18 to 21 years 16,154 5,854 36.2 9,700 2,912 30.0 6,389 2,916 45.6 1,520 933 61.4
    22 to 24 years 12,534 4,522 36.1 3,640 1,272 35.0 8,739 3,200 36.6 1,245 821 65.9
  25 years and over 198,285 49,776 25.1 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
 
Male, total
147,862 40,029 27.1 10,648 3,264 30.7 8,256 2,952 35.8 1,789 1,025 57.3
  Under 16 years 33,241 12,737 38.3 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 19,103 6,285 32.9 10,648 3,264 30.7 8,256 2,952 35.8 1,789 1,025 57.3
    16 to 17 years 4,595 1,526 33.2 4,344 1,369 31.5 251 157 62.6 194 123 63.4
    18 to 21 years 8,284 2,739 33.1 4,683 1,343 28.7 3,547 1,372 38.7 898 501 55.8
    22 to 24 years 6,224 2,020 32.5 1,621 552 34.1 4,458 1,423 31.9 697 401 57.6
  25 years and over 95,518 21,008 22.0 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
 
Female, total
153,179 48,187 31.5 11,269 3,636 32.3 7,344 3,443 46.9 1,322 945 71.5
  Under 16 years 31,776 12,332 38.8 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 18,636 7,086 38.0 11,269 3,636 32.3 7,344 3,443 46.9 1,322 945 71.5
    16 to 17 years 4,456 1,469 33.0 4,234 1,347 31.8 222 122 54.9 152 94 61.5
    18 to 21 years 7,870 3,115 39.6 5,017 1,569 31.3 2,842 1,544 54.3 621 432 69.5
    22 to 24 years 6,310 2,502 39.6 2,019 720 35.7 4,281 1,777 41.5 549 420 76.5
  25 years and over 102,767 28,769 28.0 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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