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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)
Asian alone
Below poverty (5)
 
All families (10)
337 18 12 27 19 18 15 18 14 15 182 10,011 401 8,964 645 2,760 174

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
117 6 9 15 11 5 11 6 7 0 47 7,045 484 5,231 746 2,938 351
  One or more (13) 220 12 3 11 8 14 3 12 7 15 135 11,590 530 10,587 836 2,706 199
    One 91 11 2 5 7 2 0 6 2 9 48 9,538 717 8,807 1,304 3,003 373
    Two or more 129 1 1 6 1 12 3 6 5 6 87 13,032 724 11,746 1,132 2,575 236
 
Married-couple families
230 11 11 19 12 15 9 8 4 12 129 10,427 507 9,745 915 2,798 213

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
84 6 9 12 7 3 7 0 2 0 38 7,302 617 4,804 1,989 3,304 484
  One or more (13) 145 5 3 7 5 12 2 8 2 11 91 12,244 675 10,996 857 2,657 237
    One 52 4 2 3 4 2 0 4 0 9 25 10,317 1,001 7,897 1,866 3,042 487
    Two or more 93 1 1 4 1 10 2 5 2 2 66 13,332 873 11,630 1,000 2,517 271
 
Families with a male householder,
 no wife present
32 3 0 3 0 0 0 7 0 0 18 10,120 1,382 8,749 1,847 2,775 580

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
13 0 0 3 0 0 0 5 0 0 5 7,077 1,259 5,697 1,461 2,503 819
  One or more (13) 19 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 13 12,154 2,026 12,824 2,402 2,897 747
    One 12 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 7 8,422 1,928 8,437 2,036 2,893 1,040
    Two or more 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 18,829 3,239 15,500 1,598 2,900 1,017
 
Families with a female householder,
 no spouse present
76 4 0 4 7 4 6 2 10 3 35 8,699 680 7,102 913 2,622 347

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
20 0 0 0 4 2 5 1 5 0 4 5,934 720 4,884 901 2,036 509
  One or more (13) 56 4 0 4 3 2 1 2 5 3 31 9,688 850 9,027 1,473 2,798 422
    One 26 4 0 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 16 8,499 1,115 9,965 1,742 2,963 690
    Two or more 30 0 0 2 0 2 1 2 3 3 15 10,732 1,231 8,114 2,702 2,694 533
 
All Unrelated subfamilies (3)
5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 12,569 1,332 12,739 1,674 5,437 2,712
 
Unrelated Individuals (4)
491 20 24 27 28 27 35 21 40 19 250 7,187 170 8,172 436 7,187 574
  Male 239 5 10 6 3 16 12 8 26 9 142 8,101 225 9,933 421 8,101 920
  Female 252 14 14 21 24 11 24 13 14 10 108 6,321 242 6,385 576 6,321 719

Poverty Footnotes

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