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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)
White A.O.I.C.
Above poverty
 
All families (10)
58,879 181 214 430 501 561 539 580 562 617 54,693 70,815 357 50,719 208 23,045 192

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
32,799 54 83 189 232 243 262 304 281 323 30,829 70,039 442 51,105 277 30,057 279
  One or more (13) 26,080 127 131 241 269 319 277 277 281 294 23,864 71,792 584 50,225 327 17,918 195
    One 11,688 54 61 114 135 135 120 156 119 143 10,650 68,154 810 48,544 596 20,990 316
    Two or more 14,392 73 70 127 134 184 157 121 162 151 13,214 74,746 827 51,315 416 16,165 225
 
Married-couple families
47,994 81 107 229 306 319 310 341 361 382 45,560 77,692 415 55,508 208 24,855 211

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
27,713 38 46 121 155 170 182 221 230 220 26,330 74,432 499 54,106 283 32,217 315
  One or more (13) 20,281 43 61 107 151 149 127 120 131 162 19,230 82,146 705 57,290 308 19,374 223
    One 8,260 4 26 29 71 47 41 48 43 82 7,868 81,654 1,048 58,434 469 23,290 387
    Two or more 12,021 39 34 78 80 102 86 72 88 80 11,362 82,484 946 56,467 407 17,385 252
 
Families with a male householder,
 no wife present
3,635 23 24 42 51 58 59 69 48 58 3,202 48,488 1,095 33,863 750 17,312 484

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
1,948 3 9 21 21 23 17 30 10 25 1,789 53,921 1,554 39,351 987 21,692 809
  One or more (13) 1,686 20 15 21 30 35 42 39 38 33 1,413 42,211 1,516 28,012 848 13,338 570
    One 1,082 11 9 16 18 25 28 29 25 11 911 41,786 1,885 27,771 1,101 15,947 873
    Two or more 604 10 6 5 12 10 14 9 13 22 502 42,974 2,549 28,309 1,218 10,377 717
 
Families with a female householder,
 no spouse present
7,250 77 83 160 145 184 171 171 153 177 5,930 36,490 570 25,149 383 12,764 250

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
3,137 13 28 47 56 50 63 53 41 78 2,709 41,246 801 30,529 619 17,118 463
  One or more (13) 4,113 64 55 113 88 135 108 118 112 99 3,221 32,862 793 22,035 416 10,264 291
    One 2,346 40 26 69 46 63 51 78 52 50 1,871 32,786 964 22,979 729 12,494 452
    Two or more 1,767 24 30 44 43 71 57 40 61 49 1,350 32,961 1,331 20,913 657 8,307 379
 
All Unrelated subfamilies (3)
231 4 3 3 13 7 7 3 9 14 167 23,895 1,593 16,650 1,433 9,669 927
 
Unrelated Individuals (4)
34,893 414 787 1,015 941 1,054 1,001 942 991 820 26,927 31,969 281 19,952 151 31,969 387
  Male 17,753 137 399 409 345 550 441 351 419 289 14,413 36,152 425 23,702 192 36,152 606
  Female 17,140 277 388 606 596 504 560 591 572 531 12,514 27,637 361 16,749 239 27,637 494

Poverty Footnotes

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