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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 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
21,796 16,216 74.4 9,706 5,676 58.5 1,587 1,267 79.8 10,503 9,273 88.3
  Under 18 years 11,131 8,728 78.4 4,357 2,698 61.9 830 662 79.8 5,944 5,368 90.3
      Under 5 years 3,213 2,600 80.9 1,236 797 64.5 271 229 84.6 1,706 1,573 92.2
      5 to 17 years 7,918 6,128 77.4 3,121 1,901 60.9 559 433 77.5 4,238 3,795 89.6
  18 to 64 years 10,262 7,196 70.1 5,185 2,876 55.5 727 583 80.1 4,349 3,737 85.9
      18 to 24 years 2,032 1,649 81.2 699 438 62.7 147 135 92.1 1,186 1,076 90.7
      25 to 34 years 2,759 2,116 76.7 1,320 839 63.6 182 142 78.0 1,256 1,134 90.3
      35 to 44 years 2,912 1,845 63.4 1,696 858 50.6 189 151 79.9 1,026 836 81.5
      45 to 54 years 1,864 1,110 59.6 1,062 500 47.1 154 110 71.4 647 500 77.2
      55 to 59 years 422 281 66.5 241 129 53.4 32 28 (B) 149 124 83.5
      60 to 64 years 274 196 71.3 166 111 67.1 23 17 (B) 85 67 79.3
  65 years and over 403 292 72.4 164 102 62.4 30 22 (B) 210 168 80.1
      65 to 74 years 270 197 72.8 117 78 66.7 21 16 (B) 132 103 77.9
      75 years and over 133 95 71.4 47 24 (B) 8 5 (B) 78 65 83.9
Male 9,680 7,031 72.6 4,931 2,905 58.9 1,093 862 78.9 3,657 3,264 89.3
  Under 18 years 5,635 4,429 78.6 2,197 1,368 62.3 469 366 78.1 2,969 2,695 90.8
      Under 5 years 1,633 1,313 80.4 629 402 63.9 141 117 83.4 863 794 91.9
      5 to 17 years 4,002 3,116 77.9 1,568 966 61.6 328 249 75.8 2,106 1,901 90.3
  18 to 64 years 3,903 2,506 64.2 2,631 1,470 55.9 602 481 79.9 669 555 82.9
      18 to 24 years 836 659 78.8 341 210 61.6 119 108 90.4 375 341 90.8
      25 to 34 years 903 635 70.3 619 418 67.5 150 113 75.5 135 105 77.5
      35 to 44 years 1,083 601 55.5 858 432 50.3 163 130 79.3 62 40 (B)
      45 to 54 years 772 410 53.1 576 268 46.5 123 91 74.0 73 51 (B)
      55 to 59 years 190 116 61.3 144 80 55.7 28 24 (B) 17 12 (B)
      60 to 64 years 119 84 71.2 93 62 66.8 19 16 (B) 7 6 (B)
  65 years and over 143 97 67.7 103 67 65.1 22 15 (B) 18 15 (B)
      65 to 74 years 104 74 70.6 76 52 68.5 20 15 (B) 9 7 (B)
      75 years and over 38 23 (B) 28 15 (B) 2 0 (B) 9 8 (B)
Female 12,116 9,185 75.8 4,775 2,771 58.0 494 405 81.9 6,846 6,009 87.8
  Under 18 years 5,496 4,299 78.2 2,161 1,330 61.5 361 296 82.0 2,975 2,673 89.9
      Under 5 years 1,581 1,287 81.4 607 395 65.1 130 112 85.8 843 779 92.5
      5 to 17 years 3,916 3,013 76.9 1,553 934 60.2 231 184 79.9 2,132 1,894 88.8
  18 to 64 years 6,359 4,690 73.8 2,554 1,406 55.1 125 101 81.4 3,680 3,183 86.5
      18 to 24 years 1,196 990 82.8 357 228 63.7 28 27 (B) 811 735 90.7
      25 to 34 years 1,855 1,480 79.8 701 422 60.1 33 29 (B) 1,121 1,029 91.8
      35 to 44 years 1,829 1,244 68.0 838 426 50.8 26 22 (B) 964 797 82.6
      45 to 54 years 1,091 700 64.1 487 233 47.8 31 19 (B) 574 449 78.1
      55 to 59 years 232 164 70.8 97 48 50.0 3 3 (B) 132 112 85.3
      60 to 64 years 156 111 71.4 73 49 (B) 5 1 (B) 78 61 77.8
  65 years and over 260 195 74.9 61 35 (B) 8 7 (B) 191 153 79.9
      65 to 74 years 166 123 74.3 41 26 (B) 2 2 (B) 123 95 77.7
      75 years and over 95 72 76.1 19 9 (B) 7 5 (B) 69 58 (B)

Poverty Footnotes

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