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POV40: Age, Sex, Household Relationship, by Region and Residence -- Ratio of Income to Poverty Level: 2009

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2010 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

    Below 50 percent of poverty (5) Below 75 percent of poverty (5) Below 100 percent of poverty (5) Below 125 percent of poverty (5) Below 150 percent of poverty (5) Below 175 percent of poverty (5) Below 185 percent of poverty (5) Below 200 percent of poverty (5)
All income levels Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6)

South

Both Sexes
                          Total (1) 112,165 7,419 6.6 12,057 10.7 17,609 15.7 23,048 20.5 28,688 25.6 34,828 31.1 37,190 33.2 40,199 35.8
Under 18 years 28,059 2,752 9.8 4,432 15.8 6,276 22.4 7,968 28.4 9,585 34.2 11,298 40.3 11,905 42.4 12,686 45.2
18 to 24 years 10,424 1,122 10.8 1,642 15.7 2,271 21.8 2,839 27.2 3,413 32.7 4,069 39.0 4,342 41.7 4,617 44.3
25 to 34 years 15,238 1,121 7.4 1,758 11.5 2,507 16.5 3,209 21.1 4,026 26.4 4,844 31.8 5,154 33.8 5,535 36.3
35 to 44 years 15,160 765 5.0 1,326 8.7 1,935 12.8 2,555 16.9 3,152 20.8 3,881 25.6 4,188 27.6 4,552 30.0
45 to 54 years 16,136 799 5.0 1,309 8.1 1,854 11.5 2,355 14.6 3,004 18.6 3,650 22.6 3,895 24.1 4,245 26.3
55 to 59 years 6,904 282 4.1 505 7.3 737 10.7 952 13.8 1,206 17.5 1,471 21.3 1,589 23.0 1,729 25.0
60 to 64 years 5,914 221 3.7 393 6.6 619 10.5 901 15.2 1,154 19.5 1,415 23.9 1,539 26.0 1,695 28.7
65 years and over 14,330 356 2.5 692 4.8 1,410 9.8 2,270 15.8 3,146 22.0 4,200 29.3 4,579 32.0 5,140 35.9
      65 to 74 years 8,096 195 2.4 352 4.3 704 8.7 1,142 14.1 1,542 19.0 2,093 25.9 2,274 28.1 2,561 31.6
      75 years and over 6,234 162 2.6 340 5.5 706 11.3 1,127 18.1 1,605 25.7 2,106 33.8 2,304 37.0 2,579 41.4

Male
 
          Total
54,841 3,349 6.1 5,378 9.8 7,904 14.4 10,361 18.9 13,053 23.8 15,909 29.0 17,020 31.0 18,504 33.7
Under 18 years 14,359 1,383 9.6 2,232 15.5 3,168 22.1 4,044 28.2 4,865 33.9 5,741 40.0 6,028 42.0 6,445 44.9
18 to 24 years 5,266 452 8.6 687 13.0 982 18.6 1,276 24.2 1,582 30.1 1,896 36.0 2,028 38.5 2,165 41.1
25 to 34 years 7,547 421 5.6 686 9.1 999 13.2 1,308 17.3 1,677 22.2 2,060 27.3 2,224 29.5 2,425 32.1
35 to 44 years 7,514 297 3.9 535 7.1 810 10.8 1,058 14.1 1,377 18.3 1,733 23.1 1,875 25.0 2,060 27.4
45 to 54 years 7,820 394 5.0 593 7.6 846 10.8 1,095 14.0 1,419 18.1 1,750 22.4 1,881 24.1 2,054 26.3
55 to 59 years 3,323 153 4.6 236 7.1 370 11.1 474 14.3 570 17.2 684 20.6 741 22.3 813 24.5
60 to 64 years 2,770 103 3.7 174 6.3 284 10.2 382 13.8 515 18.6 622 22.4 667 24.1 723 26.1
65 years and over 6,242 146 2.3 235 3.8 445 7.1 724 11.6 1,047 16.8 1,424 22.8 1,576 25.3 1,818 29.1
      65 to 74 years 3,713 88 2.4 126 3.4 237 6.4 383 10.3 543 14.6 766 20.6 850 22.9 981 26.4
      75 years and over 2,529 59 2.3 109 4.3 209 8.3 341 13.5 505 20.0 658 26.0 726 28.7 837 33.1

Female
 
          Total
57,324 4,070 7.1 6,678 11.7 9,705 16.9 12,687 22.1 15,635 27.3 18,919 33.0 20,170 35.2 21,695 37.8
Under 18 years 13,699 1,369 10.0 2,200 16.1 3,108 22.7 3,924 28.6 4,720 34.5 5,557 40.6 5,877 42.9 6,241 45.6
18 to 24 years 5,158 670 13.0 955 18.5 1,290 25.0 1,562 30.3 1,831 35.5 2,174 42.1 2,314 44.9 2,452 47.5
25 to 34 years 7,691 701 9.1 1,072 13.9 1,508 19.6 1,900 24.7 2,350 30.6 2,784 36.2 2,930 38.1 3,110 40.4
35 to 44 years 7,646 469 6.1 791 10.3 1,125 14.7 1,498 19.6 1,775 23.2 2,149 28.1 2,313 30.2 2,492 32.6
45 to 54 years 8,316 405 4.9 716 8.6 1,008 12.1 1,260 15.1 1,584 19.1 1,899 22.8 2,014 24.2 2,191 26.3
55 to 59 years 3,582 129 3.6 269 7.5 367 10.3 478 13.4 636 17.8 787 22.0 848 23.7 916 25.6
60 to 64 years 3,145 118 3.8 219 7.0 335 10.7 519 16.5 639 20.3 793 25.2 872 27.7 973 30.9
65 years and over 8,088 210 2.6 457 5.7 964 11.9 1,546 19.1 2,099 26.0 2,776 34.3 3,002 37.1 3,322 41.1
      65 to 74 years 4,382 107 2.4 226 5.1 468 10.7 759 17.3 999 22.8 1,327 30.3 1,424 32.5 1,580 36.1
      75 years and over 3,705 103 2.8 232 6.3 497 13.4 787 21.2 1,100 29.7 1,449 39.1 1,579 42.6 1,742 47.0

Household Relationship
 
      Total (1)
112,165 7,419 6.6 12,057 10.7 17,609 15.7 23,048 20.5 28,688 25.6 34,828 31.1 37,190 33.2 40,199 35.8
          65 years and over 14,330 356 2.5 692 4.8 1,410 9.8 2,270 15.8 3,146 22.0 4,200 29.3 4,579 32.0 5,140 35.9
In families (2) 93,085 5,146 5.5 8,864 9.5 13,116 14.1 17,323 18.6 21,726 23.3 26,691 28.7 28,452 30.6 30,925 33.2
      Householder 29,719 1,497 5.0 2,540 8.5 3,717 12.5 4,922 16.6 6,237 21.0 7,748 26.1 8,288 27.9 9,061 30.5
          Under 65 years 24,570 1,401 5.7 2,330 9.5 3,342 13.6 4,334 17.6 5,407 22.0 6,610 26.9 7,024 28.6 7,610 31.0
          65 years and over 5,149 95 1.8 210 4.1 375 7.3 588 11.4 830 16.1 1,137 22.1 1,264 24.6 1,451 28.2
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
27,673 2,601 9.4 4,253 15.4 6,061 21.9 7,739 28.0 9,342 33.8 11,033 39.9 11,634 42.0 12,410 44.8
              Under 6 years 9,655 1,089 11.3 1,720 17.8 2,434 25.2 3,017 31.2 3,634 37.6 4,244 44.0 4,466 46.3 4,726 48.9
              6 to 17 years 18,018 1,512 8.4 2,534 14.1 3,628 20.1 4,722 26.2 5,709 31.7 6,788 37.7 7,168 39.8 7,684 42.6
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
9,071 328 3.6 685 7.6 1,100 12.1 1,519 16.7 1,962 21.6 2,430 26.8 2,585 28.5 2,829 31.2
 
In married-couple families (11)
68,920 1,847 2.7 3,498 5.1 5,606 8.1 7,868 11.4 10,608 15.4 13,828 20.1 15,089 21.9 16,841 24.4
      Husbands (11) 21,764 499 2.3 924 4.2 1,458 6.7 2,075 9.5 2,844 13.1 3,774 17.3 4,142 19.0 4,665 21.4
          Under 65 years 17,309 422 2.4 796 4.6 1,249 7.2 1,719 9.9 2,309 13.3 3,002 17.3 3,249 18.8 3,607 20.8
          65 years and over 4,455 77 1.7 128 2.9 208 4.7 356 8.0 535 12.0 772 17.3 894 20.1 1,058 23.8
      Wives (11) 21,764 499 2.3 924 4.2 1,458 6.7 2,075 9.5 2,844 13.1 3,774 17.3 4,142 19.0 4,665 21.4
          Under 65 years 18,392 445 2.4 833 4.5 1,308 7.1 1,810 9.8 2,426 13.2 3,164 17.2 3,444 18.7 3,837 20.9
          65 years and over 3,372 54 1.6 91 2.7 150 4.4 265 7.9 418 12.4 611 18.1 698 20.7 828 24.6
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
18,692 700 3.7 1,369 7.3 2,194 11.7 3,041 16.3 3,995 21.4 5,083 27.2 5,513 29.5 6,047 32.4
              Under 6 years 6,602 281 4.3 540 8.2 911 13.8 1,226 18.6 1,632 24.7 2,042 30.9 2,207 33.4 2,385 36.1
              6 to 17 years 12,090 419 3.5 828 6.9 1,283 10.6 1,816 15.0 2,363 19.5 3,041 25.2 3,306 27.3 3,662 30.3
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
5,286 112 2.1 193 3.6 350 6.6 470 8.9 646 12.2 838 15.9 907 17.2 1,035 19.6
 
In families with male
  householder, no spouse present
5,705 457 8.0 728 12.8 1,054 18.5 1,354 23.7 1,720 30.2 2,107 36.9 2,232 39.1 2,431 42.6
      Householder 1,962 152 7.8 243 12.4 344 17.5 445 22.7 562 28.7 690 35.2 736 37.5 803 41.0
          Under 65 years 1,774 152 8.5 237 13.3 336 18.9 428 24.1 534 30.1 651 36.7 695 39.2 756 42.6
          65 years and over 187 1 0.4 6 3.4 8 4.4 17 9.0 29 15.4 40 21.3 41 21.9 47 25.2
      Related children
        18 years (9)
1,563 181 11.6 293 18.7 406 26.0 530 33.9 672 43.0 784 50.1 816 52.2 869 55.6
              Under 6 years 566 92 16.3 121 21.4 155 27.5 213 37.6 258 45.5 306 54.1 326 57.7 355 62.7
              6 to 17 years 997 88 8.9 172 17.2 251 25.1 317 31.8 414 41.5 478 47.9 489 49.1 514 51.6
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
685 37 5.4 57 8.3 70 10.3 86 12.5 114 16.6 162 23.7 185 27.0 206 30.1
 
In families with female
  householder, no spouse present
18,460 2,842 15.4 4,639 25.1 6,456 35.0 8,101 43.9 9,397 50.9 10,755 58.3 11,131 60.3 11,654 63.1
      Householder 5,993 845 14.1 1,373 22.9 1,915 32.0 2,402 40.1 2,831 47.2 3,283 54.8 3,410 56.9 3,593 59.9
          Under 65 years 5,135 817 15.9 1,279 24.9 1,735 33.8 2,153 41.9 2,516 49.0 2,891 56.3 3,001 58.5 3,157 61.5
          65 years and over 859 28 3.3 95 11.0 180 21.0 249 29.0 315 36.7 392 45.6 408 47.6 436 50.8
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
7,417 1,720 23.2 2,592 34.9 3,461 46.7 4,168 56.2 4,675 63.0 5,166 69.6 5,305 71.5 5,493 74.1
              Under 6 years 2,487 716 28.8 1,058 42.6 1,367 55.0 1,579 63.5 1,744 70.1 1,896 76.3 1,933 77.7 1,986 79.9
              6 to 17 years 4,931 1,004 20.4 1,534 31.1 2,094 42.5 2,590 52.5 2,931 59.5 3,270 66.3 3,372 68.4 3,507 71.1
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
3,100 178 5.8 435 14.0 679 21.9 963 31.1 1,202 38.8 1,430 46.1 1,492 48.1 1,588 51.2
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
425 160 37.6 190 44.7 240 56.6 260 61.3 278 65.6 297 69.9 302 71.1 311 73.3
          Under 18 years 245 99 40.6 117 47.7 148 60.4 161 65.7 168 68.8 178 72.6 180 73.8 185 75.7
              Under 6 years 93 51 54.4 53 57.3 64 68.2 75 79.9 76 81.9 81 87.2 83 89.3 83 89.3
              6 to 17 years 151 48 32.1 63 41.7 84 55.6 86 56.9 92 60.7 96 63.6 97 64.2 102 67.4
          18 years and over 180 60 33.5 73 40.7 93 51.4 100 55.4 110 61.2 119 66.2 121 67.4 126 70.0
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
18,655 2,113 11.3 3,002 16.1 4,253 22.8 5,464 29.3 6,683 35.8 7,841 42.0 8,436 45.2 8,962 48.0
      Male 9,154 1,033 11.3 1,404 15.3 1,963 21.4 2,433 26.6 3,005 32.8 3,465 37.9 3,752 41.0 4,005 43.8
          Under 65 years 7,803 975 12.5 1,320 16.9 1,760 22.6 2,118 27.1 2,575 33.0 2,929 37.5 3,192 40.9 3,386 43.4
              Living alone 3,920 328 8.4 489 12.5 704 18.0 843 21.5 1,046 26.7 1,224 31.2 1,345 34.3 1,432 36.5
          65 years and over 1,351 59 4.4 84 6.2 204 15.1 315 23.3 430 31.8 536 39.7 559 41.4 619 45.8
              Living alone 1,140 39 3.4 62 5.5 157 13.8 261 22.9 350 30.7 441 38.7 461 40.4 494 43.3
      Female 9,501 1,079 11.4 1,598 16.8 2,290 24.1 3,032 31.9 3,679 38.7 4,376 46.1 4,684 49.3 4,957 52.2
          Under 65 years 6,401 967 15.1 1,370 21.4 1,724 26.9 2,110 33.0 2,448 38.2 2,787 43.6 2,990 46.7 3,126 48.8
              Living alone 3,499 290 8.3 521 14.9 714 20.4 927 26.5 1,082 30.9 1,291 36.9 1,380 39.4 1,443 41.2
          65 years and over 3,100 112 3.6 228 7.3 565 18.2 922 29.7 1,231 39.7 1,588 51.2 1,694 54.6 1,831 59.1
              Living alone 2,920 98 3.3 207 7.1 527 18.0 860 29.4 1,155 39.6 1,489 51.0 1,587 54.4 1,717 58.8

Poverty Footnotes

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