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POV40: Age, Sex, Household Relationship, by Region and Residence -- Ratio of Income to Poverty Level: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

    Below 50 percent of poverty (5) Below 75 percent of poverty (5) Below 100 percent of poverty (5) Below 125 percent of poverty (5) Below 150 percent of poverty (5) Below 175 percent of poverty (5) Below 185 percent of poverty (5) Below 200 percent of poverty (5)
All income levels Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6)

Midwest, Inside principal cities

Both Sexes
                          Total (1) 18,501 1,558 8.4 2,422 13.1 3,406 18.4 4,326 23.4 5,270 28.5 6,263 33.9 6,596 35.7 7,070 38.2
Under 18 years 4,599 625 13.6 953 20.7 1,263 27.5 1,536 33.4 1,804 39.2 2,080 45.2 2,151 46.8 2,268 49.3
18 to 24 years 2,064 256 12.4 367 17.8 530 25.7 681 33.0 823 39.9 955 46.3 1,020 49.4 1,069 51.8
25 to 34 years 2,886 229 8.0 321 11.1 453 15.7 592 20.5 715 24.8 863 29.9 922 31.9 1,001 34.7
35 to 44 years 2,549 167 6.5 258 10.1 362 14.2 437 17.2 564 22.1 684 26.8 720 28.2 768 30.1
45 to 54 years 2,612 152 5.8 260 9.9 349 13.4 440 16.9 531 20.3 617 23.6 641 24.5 711 27.2
55 to 59 years 1,030 40 3.9 89 8.7 128 12.4 179 17.4 212 20.6 244 23.7 256 24.9 274 26.6
60 to 64 years 822 32 3.9 60 7.3 100 12.2 131 15.9 175 21.3 219 26.6 232 28.2 246 29.9
65 years and over 1,939 57 2.9 114 5.9 222 11.4 330 17.0 446 23.0 602 31.0 655 33.8 734 37.8
      65 to 74 years 957 29 3.0 55 5.7 109 11.4 155 16.1 198 20.7 263 27.5 292 30.5 330 34.5
      75 years and over 983 27 2.8 59 6.0 113 11.5 175 17.9 248 25.2 339 34.5 363 36.9 404 41.1

Male
 
          Total
8,964 709 7.9 1,080 12.0 1,498 16.7 1,902 21.2 2,325 25.9 2,784 31.1 2,949 32.9 3,196 35.7
Under 18 years 2,317 316 13.6 481 20.8 628 27.1 765 33.0 895 38.6 1,036 44.7 1,068 46.1 1,133 48.9
18 to 24 years 1,087 120 11.0 169 15.5 242 22.2 312 28.8 382 35.2 470 43.3 512 47.1 545 50.2
25 to 34 years 1,396 65 4.7 91 6.5 146 10.5 207 14.8 255 18.2 324 23.2 354 25.4 395 28.3
35 to 44 years 1,306 74 5.6 106 8.1 148 11.4 184 14.1 245 18.8 299 22.9 317 24.3 339 26.0
45 to 54 years 1,250 81 6.5 130 10.4 169 13.5 199 15.9 243 19.4 283 22.6 294 23.5 331 26.5
55 to 59 years 477 16 3.3 32 6.7 47 9.8 71 14.9 95 19.9 106 22.3 111 23.3 118 24.7
60 to 64 years 355 10 2.9 27 7.6 36 10.2 46 12.9 58 16.2 75 21.2 81 22.9 90 25.3
65 years and over 776 28 3.6 43 5.5 82 10.5 118 15.1 153 19.7 190 24.5 212 27.3 246 31.6
      65 to 74 years 405 16 3.9 25 6.1 39 9.6 59 14.6 75 18.4 81 20.1 91 22.5 110 27.2
      75 years and over 371 12 3.2 18 4.9 43 11.6 58 15.7 78 21.1 109 29.2 121 32.6 136 36.5

Female
 
          Total
9,537 849 8.9 1,343 14.1 1,909 20.0 2,425 25.4 2,944 30.9 3,479 36.5 3,647 38.2 3,874 40.6
Under 18 years 2,282 310 13.6 472 20.7 636 27.9 771 33.8 909 39.8 1,044 45.7 1,083 47.5 1,134 49.7
18 to 24 years 977 136 13.9 198 20.3 288 29.5 369 37.7 441 45.2 485 49.6 508 52.0 524 53.6
25 to 34 years 1,489 164 11.0 230 15.5 306 20.6 385 25.8 460 30.9 538 36.2 568 38.1 606 40.7
35 to 44 years 1,242 93 7.5 152 12.2 213 17.2 254 20.4 318 25.6 385 31.0 403 32.4 429 34.5
45 to 54 years 1,362 71 5.2 129 9.5 180 13.2 241 17.7 289 21.2 334 24.5 346 25.4 380 27.9
55 to 59 years 553 24 4.3 57 10.4 81 14.7 108 19.5 117 21.1 138 25.0 145 26.2 156 28.2
60 to 64 years 468 22 4.7 33 7.1 64 13.6 85 18.1 118 25.1 144 30.7 151 32.2 156 33.4
65 years and over 1,164 29 2.5 71 6.1 140 12.1 212 18.3 293 25.2 412 35.4 443 38.1 488 42.0
      65 to 74 years 552 13 2.4 30 5.4 70 12.7 95 17.3 124 22.4 182 32.9 201 36.5 220 39.9
      75 years and over 611 16 2.5 41 6.7 70 11.5 117 19.2 169 27.7 230 37.7 242 39.6 268 43.8

Household Relationship
 
      Total (1)
18,501 1,558 8.4 2,422 13.1 3,406 18.4 4,326 23.4 5,270 28.5 6,263 33.9 6,596 35.7 7,070 38.2
          65 years and over 1,939 57 2.9 114 5.9 222 11.4 330 17.0 446 23.0 602 31.0 655 33.8 734 37.8
In families (2) 14,191 1,108 7.8 1,739 12.3 2,431 17.1 3,045 21.5 3,686 26.0 4,449 31.3 4,642 32.7 5,009 35.3
      Householder 4,499 321 7.1 507 11.3 696 15.5 867 19.3 1,050 23.3 1,277 28.4 1,340 29.8 1,453 32.3
          Under 65 years 3,871 300 7.7 474 12.2 632 16.3 788 20.3 950 24.5 1,139 29.4 1,184 30.6 1,272 32.8
          65 years and over 628 22 3.5 33 5.2 64 10.2 79 12.6 100 15.9 138 22.0 156 24.9 182 28.9
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
4,533 610 13.5 935 20.6 1,235 27.2 1,502 33.1 1,763 38.9 2,035 44.9 2,104 46.4 2,221 49.0
              Under 6 years 1,686 269 16.0 384 22.8 496 29.4 590 35.0 686 40.7 789 46.8 816 48.4 860 51.0
              6 to 17 years 2,847 341 12.0 551 19.4 739 25.9 912 32.0 1,077 37.8 1,246 43.8 1,288 45.3 1,361 47.8
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
1,382 38 2.8 74 5.3 150 10.9 211 15.3 274 19.8 363 26.2 380 27.5 415 30.0
 
In married-couple families (11)
9,539 323 3.4 552 5.8 794 8.3 1,083 11.4 1,422 14.9 1,859 19.5 1,954 20.5 2,160 22.6
      Husbands (11) 2,961 81 2.7 138 4.7 200 6.8 267 9.0 355 12.0 477 16.1 507 17.1 571 19.3
          Under 65 years 2,461 62 2.5 110 4.5 154 6.3 211 8.6 281 11.4 384 15.6 397 16.1 443 18.0
          65 years and over 501 19 3.9 28 5.6 46 9.1 56 11.1 73 14.7 93 18.7 109 21.8 128 25.5
      Wives (11) 2,961 81 2.7 138 4.7 200 6.8 267 9.0 355 12.0 477 16.1 507 17.1 571 19.3
          Under 65 years 2,596 67 2.6 117 4.5 163 6.3 221 8.5 300 11.5 398 15.3 411 15.8 458 17.7
          65 years and over 365 14 3.9 21 5.9 37 10.1 46 12.6 55 15.1 79 21.7 96 26.2 112 30.8
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
2,744 142 5.2 242 8.8 330 12.0 439 16.0 579 21.1 726 26.5 753 27.4 820 29.9
              Under 6 years 1,043 58 5.6 81 7.8 124 11.9 172 16.5 227 21.7 278 26.7 292 28.0 319 30.6
              6 to 17 years 1,701 84 5.0 160 9.4 206 12.1 267 15.7 353 20.7 448 26.3 461 27.1 501 29.4
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
691 10 1.4 21 3.1 37 5.4 60 8.6 78 11.3 112 16.3 121 17.6 132 19.1
 
In families with male
  householder, no spouse present
1,083 65 6.0 128 11.8 177 16.4 240 22.1 342 31.5 424 39.1 440 40.6 461 42.6
      Householder 371 22 5.8 41 11.1 57 15.3 81 21.7 109 29.4 131 35.4 137 36.9 144 39.0
          Under 65 years 338 22 6.4 41 12.2 55 16.3 76 22.6 104 30.8 127 37.4 132 39.0 140 41.3
          65 years and over 32 0 (B) 0 (B) 2 (B) 4 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B) 5 (B)
      Related children
        18 years (9)
294 29 10.0 58 19.6 75 25.6 100 33.9 138 46.8 171 58.1 174 59.4 179 61.0
              Under 6 years 115 10 8.5 19 16.2 27 23.2 36 31.0 52 45.1 70 60.6 71 61.9 76 65.7
              6 to 17 years 179 19 10.9 39 21.9 48 27.1 64 35.8 86 48.0 101 56.5 103 57.8 104 58.0
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
122 0 0.0 2 1.4 7 5.3 13 10.5 20 16.7 20 16.7 22 18.1 22 18.1
 
In families with female
  householder, no spouse present
3,569 721 20.2 1,059 29.7 1,459 40.9 1,722 48.3 1,922 53.8 2,166 60.7 2,248 63.0 2,388 66.9
      Householder 1,167 218 18.7 328 28.1 439 37.6 519 44.5 586 50.2 669 57.3 697 59.7 738 63.2
          Under 65 years 1,023 216 21.1 323 31.6 421 41.2 498 48.7 559 54.6 628 61.4 655 64.0 689 67.4
          65 years and over 145 2 1.6 5 3.1 18 12.5 21 14.5 27 18.8 41 28.4 42 28.9 49 33.7
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
1,495 439 29.3 636 42.5 829 55.5 963 64.4 1,046 70.0 1,138 76.1 1,177 78.7 1,222 81.7
              Under 6 years 528 201 38.0 284 53.8 345 65.3 383 72.4 408 77.2 442 83.6 453 85.7 465 88.1
              6 to 17 years 967 238 24.6 352 36.4 484 50.1 581 60.1 639 66.0 697 72.0 724 74.9 756 78.2
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
569 29 5.0 51 8.9 106 18.6 139 24.4 175 30.8 230 40.4 237 41.6 261 45.9
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
81 16 19.5 21 25.9 36 44.0 44 54.4 52 63.8 57 70.0 57 70.0 57 70.0
          Under 18 years 49 9 (B) 12 (B) 22 (B) 27 (B) 32 (B) 35 (B) 35 (B) 35 (B)
              Under 6 years 14 2 (B) 5 (B) 9 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B) 14 (B)
              6 to 17 years 34 7 (B) 8 (B) 13 (B) 13 (B) 18 (B) 22 (B) 22 (B) 22 (B)
          18 years and over 33 7 (B) 9 (B) 14 (B) 18 (B) 20 (B) 22 (B) 22 (B) 22 (B)
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
4,229 434 10.3 662 15.7 940 22.2 1,237 29.2 1,532 36.2 1,757 41.6 1,897 44.9 2,004 47.4
      Male 2,088 237 11.4 341 16.3 463 22.2 590 28.2 705 33.8 788 37.7 861 41.2 926 44.3
          Under 65 years 1,876 231 12.3 330 17.6 435 23.2 539 28.7 639 34.1 706 37.6 774 41.3 826 44.0
              Living alone 955 73 7.7 127 13.3 179 18.7 235 24.6 287 30.1 315 33.0 341 35.7 376 39.3
          65 years and over 213 6 3.1 10 4.9 28 13.2 50 23.8 66 31.1 82 38.4 87 40.8 100 47.1
              Living alone 190 6 3.4 10 5.5 26 13.6 48 25.4 61 31.9 72 37.7 77 40.4 89 46.8
      Female 2,141 196 9.2 322 15.0 477 22.3 647 30.2 827 38.6 970 45.3 1,036 48.4 1,078 50.3
          Under 65 years 1,597 191 11.9 283 17.7 406 25.4 519 32.5 639 40.0 706 44.2 758 47.5 783 49.0
              Living alone 954 90 9.4 150 15.7 219 23.0 285 29.9 349 36.6 381 40.0 403 42.3 414 43.4
          65 years and over 543 6 1.0 39 7.1 71 13.0 128 23.6 188 34.6 264 48.5 278 51.2 295 54.3
              Living alone 512 6 1.1 36 7.0 65 12.7 118 23.1 171 33.3 246 48.1 261 51.0 278 54.3

Poverty Footnotes

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