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POV28: Income and Deficit or Surplus of Families and Unrelated Individuals by Poverty Status: 2009

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

(Numbers of families and unrelated individuals in thousands, deficits and surpluses and their standard errors in dollars. Income deficit is the number of dollars a poor family's (or unrelated individual's) income falls below its poverty threshold. If income is negative, the deficit equals the threshold. Income surplus is the difference in dollars between a nonpoor family's income and its poverty threshold)

    Mean deficit or surplus (20) Median deficit or surplus (20) Deficit or surplus per capita (22)
Total Under $500 $500 to $999 $1,000 to $1,999 $2,000 to $2,999 $3,000 to $3,999 $4,000 to $4,999 $5,000 to $5,999 $6,000 to $6,999 $7,000 to $7,999 $8,000 or more Value Standard error (19) Value Standard error (19) Value Standard error (19)
Black A.O.I.C.
Below poverty (5)
 
All families (10)
2,193 71 38 146 150 112 140 123 129 107 1,177 9,677 139 8,726 205 2,696 64

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
406 17 8 39 38 40 46 29 30 15 145 7,016 250 5,549 344 2,648 163
  One or more (13) 1,787 55 30 107 112 72 94 95 99 92 1,032 10,281 158 9,425 212 2,703 70
    One 611 21 15 37 48 29 43 43 48 30 297 8,406 212 7,711 391 3,191 153
    Two or more 1,176 34 15 70 64 43 51 52 51 62 735 11,256 207 10,437 304 2,552 79
 
Married-couple families
383 10 8 25 38 28 29 8 21 10 207 9,762 378 8,749 469 2,275 133

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
124 4 1 10 15 14 17 2 9 3 48 7,044 443 4,985 853 3,045 351
  One or more (13) 259 5 6 14 23 14 11 6 12 7 159 11,064 499 9,907 501 2,112 144
    One 63 4 2 0 2 2 7 0 6 1 36 9,193 760 8,782 579 2,292 317
    Two or more 196 1 4 14 20 12 4 6 6 6 122 11,660 606 10,530 544 2,071 162
 
Families with a male householder,
 no wife present
241 12 5 19 12 23 17 10 12 6 126 9,322 415 8,553 864 3,142 240

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
78 2 2 9 7 13 8 5 0 4 28 6,676 536 4,759 605 2,518 353
  One or more (13) 163 10 3 10 5 10 9 4 12 2 98 10,589 531 10,206 803 3,396 304
    One 85 8 2 8 1 5 5 3 9 2 42 8,206 570 7,664 1,436 3,569 487
    Two or more 78 1 1 2 4 5 4 2 3 1 56 13,176 828 13,772 1,758 3,289 386
 
Families with a female householder,
 no spouse present
1,569 50 25 102 99 61 94 106 96 91 845 9,710 159 8,740 236 2,763 77

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
204 10 5 19 16 13 20 22 20 8 70 7,130 365 5,832 328 2,499 214
  One or more (13) 1,365 40 20 83 83 47 74 84 75 83 775 10,096 172 9,245 242 2,795 83
    One 464 9 10 29 44 21 31 41 33 27 218 8,336 238 7,512 383 3,321 185
    Two or more 901 31 10 53 40 26 43 43 42 56 557 11,001 224 10,245 351 2,632 93
 
All Unrelated subfamilies (3)
30 0 0 0 2 3 1 2 0 2 20 11,578 1,070 12,904 2,155 3,783 745
 
Unrelated Individuals (4)
2,285 124 137 285 178 291 96 84 99 67 925 6,011 84 5,391 278 6,011 225
  Male 1,033 47 63 106 71 123 38 26 54 19 486 6,549 126 6,797 368 6,549 367
  Female 1,252 77 74 178 107 168 58 58 45 48 439 5,567 110 4,371 300 5,567 287

Poverty Footnotes

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