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POV03: People in Families with Related Children Under 18 by Family Structure, Age, and Sex, Iterated by Income-to-Poverty Ratio and Race: 2009

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2010 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  People in families (total) (2) People in married-couple families (11) People in families with a male householder, no wife present People in families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
21,796 14,600 67.0 9,706 4,661 48.0 1,587 1,148 72.3 10,503 8,792 83.7
  Under 18 years 11,131 7,977 71.7 4,357 2,239 51.4 830 613 73.9 5,944 5,125 86.2
      Under 5 years 3,213 2,424 75.4 1,236 671 54.3 271 216 79.6 1,706 1,537 90.1
      5 to 17 years 7,918 5,554 70.1 3,121 1,568 50.2 559 397 71.1 4,238 3,588 84.7
  18 to 64 years 10,262 6,365 62.0 5,185 2,330 44.9 727 514 70.7 4,349 3,521 80.9
      18 to 24 years 2,032 1,516 74.6 699 365 52.2 147 120 81.7 1,186 1,032 87.0
      25 to 34 years 2,759 1,910 69.3 1,320 706 53.5 182 120 65.7 1,256 1,084 86.3
      35 to 44 years 2,912 1,573 54.0 1,696 681 40.1 189 140 73.8 1,026 753 73.4
      45 to 54 years 1,864 953 51.1 1,062 386 36.3 154 100 64.7 647 468 72.3
      55 to 59 years 422 234 55.5 241 96 39.8 32 22 (B) 149 116 78.1
      60 to 64 years 274 177 64.7 166 96 57.9 23 14 (B) 85 67 79.3
  65 years and over 403 258 64.0 164 92 55.9 30 21 (B) 210 146 69.6
      65 to 74 years 270 178 66.1 117 73 62.6 21 15 (B) 132 90 68.5
      75 years and over 133 80 59.8 47 18 (B) 8 5 (B) 78 56 71.6
Male 9,680 6,298 65.1 4,931 2,402 48.7 1,093 782 71.6 3,657 3,114 85.2
  Under 18 years 5,635 4,059 72.0 2,197 1,144 52.1 469 340 72.6 2,969 2,574 86.7
      Under 5 years 1,633 1,221 74.8 629 335 53.3 141 111 79.1 863 774 89.7
      5 to 17 years 4,002 2,838 70.9 1,568 809 51.6 328 229 69.8 2,106 1,800 85.5
  18 to 64 years 3,903 2,151 55.1 2,631 1,198 45.5 602 429 71.1 669 525 78.4
      18 to 24 years 836 592 70.9 341 177 51.9 119 94 78.9 375 321 85.5
      25 to 34 years 903 552 61.1 619 350 56.6 150 101 67.6 135 101 74.6
      35 to 44 years 1,083 500 46.1 858 346 40.4 163 119 73.0 62 34 (B)
      45 to 54 years 772 344 44.6 576 211 36.6 123 83 67.4 73 51 (B)
      55 to 59 years 190 92 48.3 144 62 42.7 28 18 (B) 17 12 (B)
      60 to 64 years 119 71 59.8 93 52 55.5 19 13 (B) 7 6 (B)
  65 years and over 143 89 62.3 103 60 58.7 22 14 (B) 18 15 (B)
      65 to 74 years 104 69 65.8 76 48 63.4 20 14 (B) 9 7 (B)
      75 years and over 38 20 (B) 28 13 (B) 2 0 (B) 9 8 (B)
Female 12,116 8,301 68.5 4,775 2,258 47.3 494 366 74.0 6,846 5,678 82.9
  Under 18 years 5,496 3,919 71.3 2,161 1,095 50.7 361 273 75.5 2,975 2,551 85.8
      Under 5 years 1,581 1,203 76.1 607 336 55.3 130 104 80.1 843 763 90.5
      5 to 17 years 3,916 2,716 69.4 1,553 759 48.9 231 168 72.9 2,132 1,788 83.9
  18 to 64 years 6,359 4,213 66.3 2,554 1,132 44.3 125 86 68.9 3,680 2,996 81.4
      18 to 24 years 1,196 924 77.3 357 187 52.4 28 26 (B) 811 711 87.7
      25 to 34 years 1,855 1,359 73.2 701 356 50.8 33 19 (B) 1,121 984 87.7
      35 to 44 years 1,829 1,074 58.7 838 334 39.9 26 21 (B) 964 719 74.5
      45 to 54 years 1,091 609 55.8 487 175 36.0 31 16 (B) 574 417 72.6
      55 to 59 years 232 142 61.3 97 34 35.5 3 3 (B) 132 104 79.3
      60 to 64 years 156 106 68.4 73 44 (B) 5 1 (B) 78 61 77.8
  65 years and over 260 169 64.9 61 31 (B) 8 7 (B) 191 131 68.5
      65 to 74 years 166 110 66.2 41 25 (B) 2 2 (B) 123 83 67.6
      75 years and over 95 59 62.6 19 6 (B) 7 5 (B) 69 48 (B)

Poverty Footnotes

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