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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)

White A.O.I.C.
 
Both Sexes, total (1)
245,603 65,714 26.8 17,229 4,753 27.6 12,519 4,801 38.3 2,425 1,475 60.8
  Under 16 years 51,493 17,884 34.7 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 29,926 9,605 32.1 17,229 4,753 27.6 12,519 4,801 38.3 2,425 1,475 60.8
    16 to 17 years 7,069 2,019 28.6 6,701 1,808 27.0 368 211 57.3 274 165 60.3
    18 to 21 years 12,838 4,182 32.6 7,704 2,018 26.2 5,085 2,148 42.3 1,165 660 56.7
    22 to 24 years 10,020 3,404 34.0 2,825 927 32.8 7,066 2,441 34.5 986 650 65.9
  25 years and over 164,183 38,225 23.3 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
 
Male, total
121,739 30,146 24.8 8,378 2,220 26.5 6,728 2,236 33.2 1,433 782 54.6
  Under 16 years 26,361 9,146 34.7 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 15,265 4,502 29.5 8,378 2,220 26.5 6,728 2,236 33.2 1,433 782 54.6
    16 to 17 years 3,621 1,027 28.4 3,414 902 26.4 207 125 60.3 158 94 59.4
    18 to 21 years 6,518 1,885 28.9 3,637 892 24.5 2,843 979 34.4 700 351 50.1
    22 to 24 years 5,125 1,590 31.0 1,327 426 32.1 3,677 1,132 30.8 574 337 58.8
  25 years and over 80,113 16,497 20.6 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
 
Female, total
123,864 35,569 28.7 8,852 2,533 28.6 5,791 2,564 44.3 992 693 69.8
  Under 16 years 25,132 8,738 34.8 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 14,662 5,103 34.8 8,852 2,533 28.6 5,791 2,564 44.3 992 693 69.8
    16 to 17 years 3,448 992 28.8 3,287 906 27.6 161 86 53.5 115 71 61.5
    18 to 21 years 6,319 2,298 36.4 4,067 1,127 27.7 2,241 1,169 52.2 465 309 66.5
    22 to 24 years 4,894 1,814 37.1 1,498 501 33.4 3,389 1,309 38.6 412 312 75.8
  25 years and over 84,070 21,727 25.8 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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