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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)
Above poverty
 
All families (10)
8,053 62 89 140 154 191 146 176 145 160 6,791 46,142 718 30,198 469 12,022 226

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
3,000 9 27 35 45 55 54 58 41 47 2,629 51,214 1,268 35,203 735 18,474 558
  One or more (13) 5,053 53 62 106 110 136 92 118 104 112 4,162 43,131 859 27,296 515 9,648 226
    One 2,112 21 25 41 57 49 30 55 35 51 1,750 44,859 1,410 28,852 674 12,747 470
    Two or more 2,941 32 37 64 53 87 62 63 69 62 2,412 41,890 1,074 26,163 603 8,128 244
 
Married-couple families
5,539 34 45 74 88 118 89 99 97 104 4,791 51,343 913 35,010 619 12,886 276

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
2,018 9 16 21 24 38 29 35 34 29 1,783 56,297 1,620 39,078 947 20,996 756
  One or more (13) 3,521 25 29 54 64 80 60 64 63 75 3,008 48,505 1,093 32,365 810 10,252 274
    One 1,300 2 11 16 26 23 18 26 18 36 1,123 52,238 1,822 36,773 1,317 13,744 584
    Two or more 2,220 23 18 38 38 57 42 38 44 39 1,884 46,318 1,365 29,632 966 8,779 302
 
Families with a male householder,
 no wife present
832 8 11 7 20 13 15 15 9 13 721 42,627 2,149 29,150 1,253 11,919 706

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
409 0 4 3 6 7 8 2 1 4 374 48,477 3,856 33,703 1,812 15,455 1,425
  One or more (13) 423 8 7 4 14 6 6 13 8 9 347 36,973 1,954 25,945 990 9,240 626
    One 229 4 4 3 11 5 5 9 2 4 182 35,181 3,027 23,523 1,923 11,103 1,179
    Two or more 194 4 4 1 3 1 2 4 6 4 165 39,092 2,309 27,634 2,338 7,841 659
 
Families with a female householder,
 no spouse present
1,682 21 32 59 46 59 43 61 39 43 1,279 30,757 1,206 19,549 626 8,825 396

Number of related children under 18:
 
  None
573 1 7 11 15 10 17 20 6 15 472 35,273 1,826 24,263 1,240 12,456 821
  One or more (13) 1,109 20 26 48 31 49 26 41 33 29 807 28,425 1,563 17,130 843 7,436 453
    One 583 15 10 22 20 21 7 20 14 10 444 32,198 2,767 18,438 984 10,632 1,005
    Two or more 527 5 16 26 12 29 19 21 19 18 363 24,249 1,184 15,153 1,158 5,158 315
 
All Unrelated subfamilies (3)
70 3 3 3 5 5 5 0 2 4 41 15,042 1,651 9,405 1,326 6,371 1,073
 
Unrelated Individuals (4)
3,917 58 146 129 111 205 135 90 196 130 2,717 23,273 465 14,506 228 23,273 757
  Male 2,628 36 98 87 70 148 76 45 132 75 1,861 23,681 582 14,667 270 23,681 956
  Female 1,289 22 49 42 41 57 59 45 64 55 856 22,442 764 14,146 422 22,442 1,298

Poverty Footnotes

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