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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 alone, not Hispanic
Above poverty
 
All families (10)
50,664 117 128 293 351 378 395 405 415 460 47,722 74,568 394 53,478 212 25,202 212

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
29,637 42 55 155 186 188 209 247 238 277 28,041 71,919 469 52,569 283 31,420 300
  One or more (13) 21,027 74 74 138 165 190 186 158 177 183 19,682 78,301 681 54,702 320 20,063 231
    One 9,547 34 41 73 81 87 89 98 82 92 8,869 73,086 927 52,831 495 22,907 372
    Two or more 11,480 40 33 65 85 103 96 60 95 90 10,813 82,637 978 56,149 420 18,384 274
 
Married-couple families
42,269 47 63 156 221 210 224 243 261 279 40,565 81,036 451 57,462 212 26,840 232

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
25,542 29 30 101 132 134 154 186 194 191 24,391 75,865 524 55,044 289 33,230 334
  One or more (13) 16,727 18 33 55 89 76 70 57 68 88 16,173 88,933 807 60,691 312 21,463 260
    One 6,931 2 16 14 46 25 27 23 24 45 6,709 87,030 1,184 61,145 479 25,189 448
    Two or more 9,797 16 17 41 43 51 43 34 44 43 9,465 90,280 1,094 60,363 411 19,497 301
 
Families with a male householder,
 no wife present
2,802 16 13 34 32 45 46 53 36 43 2,483 50,109 1,247 35,494 886 19,357 611

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
1,538 3 3 18 14 16 10 28 9 21 1,417 55,222 1,644 40,745 1,204 23,819 964
  One or more (13) 1,263 13 9 17 18 29 36 26 27 23 1,066 43,881 1,893 29,393 1,050 15,039 769
    One 840 7 7 13 7 20 23 20 19 7 717 43,455 2,249 29,745 1,593 17,555 1,108
    Two or more 423 6 2 4 11 9 14 6 7 16 349 44,727 3,464 28,986 1,309 11,783 1,046
 
Families with a female householder,
 no spouse present
5,593 54 53 102 98 123 125 109 117 137 4,674 37,936 627 26,850 438 14,120 302

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
2,557 11 22 36 40 38 45 33 35 65 2,232 42,557 879 31,542 660 18,261 540
  One or more (13) 3,036 44 31 66 59 85 79 76 82 72 2,442 34,045 880 23,702 549 11,399 357
    One 1,776 25 18 47 28 42 40 56 38 40 1,443 32,690 834 24,717 773 13,094 465
    Two or more 1,260 19 13 20 31 43 39 20 44 32 999 35,954 1,764 22,700 699 9,777 540
 
All Unrelated subfamilies (3)
156 2 0 0 8 2 2 3 7 9 122 28,189 2,133 21,271 2,813 11,088 1,244
 
Unrelated Individuals (4)
30,811 357 640 885 824 844 862 849 795 687 24,069 32,968 309 20,930 204 32,968 426
  Male 15,084 103 300 326 274 399 365 303 292 216 12,506 38,169 485 25,233 369 38,169 695
  Female 15,727 254 340 558 550 445 496 546 503 472 11,563 27,980 385 17,005 253 27,980 525

Poverty Footnotes

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