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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)
Hispanic (of any race)
Below poverty (5)
 
All families (10)
2,369 56 72 184 187 130 146 161 115 129 1,190 9,583 144 8,052 216 2,257 52

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
365 7 28 48 36 31 34 24 25 20 110 6,295 254 4,933 314 2,427 162
  One or more (13) 2,004 49 44 136 151 99 112 136 89 109 1,079 10,181 160 8,926 262 2,240 55
    One 520 18 13 35 67 30 49 44 34 28 203 7,461 227 6,127 307 2,488 129
    Two or more 1,485 31 31 101 84 69 63 92 56 82 876 11,133 196 10,145 278 2,188 61
 
Married-couple families
1,054 19 37 101 83 65 56 72 47 61 513 9,483 228 7,767 264 1,949 69

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
178 2 12 28 18 14 17 12 10 6 59 6,469 376 4,893 444 2,576 250
  One or more (13) 876 17 25 73 65 51 39 60 37 54 454 10,096 259 8,392 345 1,889 71
    One 159 9 4 10 22 13 15 15 7 11 53 6,745 414 5,423 409 1,789 167
    Two or more 717 8 21 64 43 38 24 45 30 43 402 10,842 296 9,318 396 1,903 78
 
Families with a male householder,
 no wife present
249 9 9 21 30 14 15 18 11 12 111 8,699 406 6,814 682 2,463 182

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
66 3 5 6 8 7 6 7 3 3 19 6,299 591 4,833 642 2,365 368
  One or more (13) 183 6 4 14 22 8 10 11 8 9 91 9,568 496 8,003 1,116 2,487 208
    One 82 6 2 7 13 6 7 3 4 1 34 7,541 636 4,994 1,095 2,665 368
    Two or more 101 0 2 7 9 2 3 8 5 8 58 11,200 695 10,812 1,599 2,401 251
 
Families with a female householder,
 no spouse present
1,066 28 26 62 74 50 75 71 56 57 566 9,888 205 8,757 363 2,604 88

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
120 3 11 15 10 10 12 5 12 11 33 6,034 420 5,087 740 2,254 260
  One or more (13) 945 26 15 48 64 40 63 66 44 46 533 10,378 220 9,639 399 2,634 93
    One 279 3 7 18 32 11 27 27 23 15 117 7,847 294 6,673 361 3,010 215
    Two or more 667 23 8 30 32 29 36 39 21 31 417 11,436 278 10,861 363 2,543 104
 
All Unrelated subfamilies (3)
70 0 2 1 3 1 6 3 0 4 50 10,941 628 10,352 1,413 3,812 497
 
Unrelated Individuals (4)
1,801 93 60 229 131 149 102 108 120 54 756 6,344 94 6,240 173 6,344 266
  Male 982 54 23 134 68 81 51 60 87 29 394 6,273 126 6,222 175 6,273 360
  Female 819 38 37 95 63 68 51 47 32 25 361 6,429 140 6,287 410 6,429 405

Poverty Footnotes

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