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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 alone, not Hispanic
 
Both Sexes, total (1)
196,940 42,829 21.7 13,656 3,216 23.5 9,239 3,083 33.4 1,306 678 51.9
  Under 16 years 35,979 9,105 25.3 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 23,047 6,338 27.5 13,656 3,216 23.5 9,239 3,083 33.4 1,306 678 51.9
    16 to 17 years 5,330 1,134 21.3 5,086 1,008 19.8 244 126 51.7 182 95 52.2
    18 to 21 years 9,976 2,849 28.6 6,257 1,452 23.2 3,680 1,385 37.6 669 316 47.3
    22 to 24 years 7,741 2,355 30.4 2,313 756 32.7 5,315 1,572 29.6 456 267 58.5
  25 years and over 137,914 27,385 19.9 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
 
Male, total
96,770 18,946 19.6 6,641 1,495 22.5 4,950 1,376 27.8 777 347 44.6
  Under 16 years 18,465 4,701 25.5 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 11,725 2,904 24.8 6,641 1,495 22.5 4,950 1,376 27.8 777 347 44.6
    16 to 17 years 2,749 614 22.4 2,611 535 20.5 139 79 57.1 109 58 53.8
    18 to 21 years 5,043 1,230 24.4 2,927 607 20.7 2,087 614 29.4 417 171 41.0
    22 to 24 years 3,932 1,059 26.9 1,103 353 32.0 2,724 683 25.1 251 117 46.7
  25 years and over 66,580 11,341 17.0 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
 
Female, total
100,171 23,883 23.8 7,015 1,721 24.5 4,289 1,707 39.8 529 331 62.6
  Under 16 years 17,514 4,404 25.1 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)
  16 to 24 years 11,322 3,434 30.3 7,015 1,721 24.5 4,289 1,707 39.8 529 331 62.6
    16 to 17 years 2,580 519 20.1 2,475 473 19.1 105 47 44.4 73 36 50.0
    18 to 21 years 4,934 1,619 32.8 3,330 845 25.4 1,593 771 48.4 252 145 57.7
    22 to 24 years 3,808 1,296 34.0 1,210 403 33.3 2,591 889 34.3 204 149 73.1
  25 years and over 71,334 16,044 22.5 (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X) (NA) (NA) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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