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Table 2. Percent of Persons in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2009-RS

    Percent Below Poverty Level
  Before taxes
  Money income  
Population Total
(thousands)
Excluding capital gains (current measure)
Definition 1
Definition 1 less government transfers
Definition 2
Definition 2 plus capital gains (4)
Definition 3
Definition 3 plus health insurance supplements to wage or salary income
Definition 4

White alone or in combination
Total 247285 11.1 20.6 20.6 20.1

Age
Under 18 years 58791 16.0 19.6 19.6 18.8
  Related children 57878 15.4 19.0 19.0 18.2
      Under 6 years 19776 18.8 21.8 21.8 21.0
18 to 24 years 23259 17.1 20.8 20.8 20.1
25 to 44 years 65015 10.8 14.5 14.5 14.0
45 to 64 years 66520 7.6 14.8 14.8 14.4
65 years and over 33700 6.1 45.6 45.6 45.2
  65 to 74 years 18157 5.5 38.2 38.2 37.7
  75 years and over 15542 6.7 54.2 54.2 53.9

Family Relationship
In families 202498 9.4 17.1 17.1 16.5
  Married-couple families 160963 5.7 12.8 12.8 12.4
      With related children under 18 94717 7.7 10.3 10.3 9.7
  Female hhlder, no husband present 29417 27.1 37.9 37.9 36.7
      With related children under 18 20892 34.2 41.7 41.7 40.2
Unrelated individuals 43649 18.3 36.2 36.2 35.8
  Living alone 25574 13.1 38.4 38.4 38.1
      65 years and over 9872 10.5 62.5 62.5 62.3

Region
Northeast 44513 9.0 18.6 18.6 18.1
Midwest 57003 9.6 20.0 20.0 19.2
South 86498 12.0 21.7 21.7 21.4
West 59271 12.9 21.1 21.1 20.4

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 188494 9.6 20.9 20.9 20.4
18 to 24 years old 23259 17.1 20.8 20.8 20.1
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 4412 25.6 30.4 30.4 29.5
25 years old and over 165235 8.5 20.9 20.9 20.5
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 20570 21.9 44.7 44.7 43.9
  High school graduate, no college 51737 9.3 26.1 26.1 25.4
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 42992 7.3 17.9 17.9 17.5
  Bachelor's degree or more 49935 3.3 8.4 8.4 8.3

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 148325 10.1 15.4 15.4 14.9
  Worked at full-time jobs 95362 3.6 5.0 5.0 4.6
      50 to 52 weeks 78570 2.0 2.4 2.4 2.2
  Worked at part-time jobs 21510 14.4 19.7 19.7 18.8
  Did not work 31453 26.9 44.0 44.0 43.5

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 11789 36.9 62.0 62.0 61.0
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
4071 53.8 71.2 71.2 70.6
    SSI 8429 29.9 58.9 58.9 57.8
  Food stamps 23030 50.9 67.8 67.8 66.6
  Housing assistance 5956 50.8 73.9 73.9 73.4
  Energy assistance 6957 44.6 70.7 70.7 69.7
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 26483 38.4 47.8 47.8 46.3
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
6171 57.2 81.6 81.6 81.3

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
142460 2.4 5.6 5.6 4.8
  Medicare 37193 7.7 49.2 49.2 48.8
      Also Medicaid 4571 23.2 70.5 70.5 70.2
  Medicaid 34047 35.0 50.7 50.7 49.9
Not covered 39057 23.7 30.6 30.6 30.3

 

  Percent Below Poverty Level
After taxes
Definition 4 less Social Security payroll taxes
Definition 5
Definition 5 less Federal income taxes
Definition 6
Definition 6 plus Earned Income Tax Credit
Definition 7
Definition 7 less state income taxes
Definition 8
Definition 8 plus nonmeans- tested government cash transfers (5)
Definition 9

White alone or in combination
Total 21.0 20.1 18.6 18.6 10.1

Age
Under 18 years 20.2 18.3 14.9 14.9 12.5
  Related children 19.6 17.7 14.3 14.3 12.0
      Under 6 years 22.5 20.3 16.4 16.3 14.3
18 to 24 years 21.2 20.4 18.9 19.0 16.0
25 to 44 years 14.9 14.0 12.3 12.4 9.4
45 to 64 years 14.9 14.7 14.1 14.3 8.0
65 years and over 45.6 45.6 45.5 45.7 7.0
  65 to 74 years 38.3 38.3 38.1 38.2 6.6
  75 years and over 54.2 54.3 54.2 54.4 7.5

Family Relationship
In families 17.4 16.5 14.6 14.7 7.9
  Married-couple families 13.2 12.3 10.9 11.0 4.6
      With related children under 18 10.8 9.4 7.2 7.2 5.5
  Female hhlder, no husband present 38.5 36.8 32.5 32.5 24.1
      With related children under 18 42.4 40.0 34.1 33.9 29.0
Unrelated individuals 36.5 36.3 36.1 36.3 19.3
  Living alone 38.6 38.6 38.4 38.6 14.4
      65 years and over 62.8 62.8 62.8 62.8 11.7

Region
Northeast 18.6 18.3 17.1 17.1 8.5
Midwest 20.2 19.4 18.2 18.3 8.9
South 22.3 21.3 19.6 19.7 10.7
West 21.5 20.4 18.5 18.6 11.5

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 21.2 20.7 19.7 19.8 9.3
18 to 24 years old 21.2 20.4 18.9 19.0 16.0
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 31.5 29.9 27.2 27.2 23.4
25 years old and over 21.2 20.7 19.8 19.9 8.4
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 45.6 44.2 41.4 41.5 21.4
  High school graduate, no college 26.3 25.8 24.8 24.9 9.2
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 18.0 17.7 17.0 17.1 7.1
  Bachelor's degree or more 8.5 8.4 8.2 8.3 3.3

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 15.7 15.1 13.9 14.0 9.6
  Worked at full-time jobs 5.2 4.6 3.8 3.8 2.7
      50 to 52 weeks 2.6 2.2 1.6 1.6 1.3
  Worked at part-time jobs 20.2 19.3 17.3 17.4 13.2
  Did not work 44.4 43.8 42.4 42.5 28.0

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 63.1 61.8 58.8 59.2 48.5
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
74.4 71.5 66.0 66.8 58.1
    SSI 59.3 58.7 57.0 57.3 45.7
  Food stamps 69.6 66.0 58.1 58.2 46.6
  Housing assistance 74.9 72.8 68.7 68.7 51.1
  Energy assistance 71.8 68.9 62.9 63.0 43.5
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 49.7 45.3 36.6 36.7 30.5
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
83.6 81.5 77.4 77.7 68.5

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
5.0 4.8 4.4 4.5 1.7
  Medicare 49.3 49.2 49.0 49.1 9.2
      Also Medicaid 71.0 70.8 70.3 70.4 33.6
  Medicaid 52.3 49.3 43.5 43.6 32.7
Not covered 32.5 30.6 27.3 27.4 21.1

 

  Percent Below Poverty Level
After taxes
Definition 9 plus Medicare
Definition 10
Definition 10 plus regular-price school lunches
Definition 11
Definition 11 plus means-tested government cash transfers
Definition 12
Definition 12 plus Medicaid
Definition 13
Definition 13 plus other means-tested government noncash transfers
Definition 14

White alone or in combination
Total 9.9 9.9 9.2 8.9 7.7

Age
Under 18 years 12.4 12.4 11.8 11.3 9.1
  Related children 11.9 11.8 11.2 10.7 8.6
      Under 6 years 14.2 14.2 13.8 13.1 10.8
18 to 24 years 15.9 15.9 15.3 14.9 13.7
25 to 44 years 9.3 9.3 8.8 8.5 7.4
45 to 64 years 7.8 7.8 6.9 6.6 6.0
65 years and over 6.5 6.5 5.7 5.6 5.0
  65 to 74 years 6.0 6.0 5.0 5.0 4.4
  75 years and over 7.0 7.0 6.4 6.3 5.7

Family Relationship
In families 7.8 7.8 7.2 6.9 5.8
  Married-couple families 4.5 4.5 4.1 3.9 3.4
      With related children under 18 5.4 5.4 5.0 4.7 3.9
  Female hhlder, no husband present 23.8 23.8 22.2 21.4 16.9
      With related children under 18 28.9 28.9 27.4 26.3 20.5
Unrelated individuals 18.7 18.7 17.6 17.1 16.0
  Living alone 13.7 13.7 12.4 12.0 10.5
      65 years and over 10.7 10.7 9.6 9.5 8.0

Region
Northeast 8.2 8.2 7.3 6.8 5.5
Midwest 8.7 8.7 8.2 7.9 6.8
South 10.5 10.5 9.9 9.6 8.5
West 11.3 11.3 10.5 10.3 9.0

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 9.1 9.1 8.4 8.1 7.3
18 to 24 years old 15.9 15.9 15.3 14.9 13.7
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 23.2 23.2 22.2 21.4 18.3
25 years old and over 8.1 8.1 7.4 7.1 6.4
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 20.6 20.6 18.5 17.7 15.2
  High school graduate, no college 8.8 8.8 8.1 7.8 6.9
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 6.9 6.9 6.4 6.2 5.5
  Bachelor's degree or more 3.2 3.2 3.0 2.9 2.8

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 9.4 9.4 8.7 8.4 7.6
  Worked at full-time jobs 2.7 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.2
      50 to 52 weeks 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.1
  Worked at part-time jobs 13.0 13.0 12.4 12.0 10.6
  Did not work 27.2 27.2 24.8 23.8 21.5

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 46.3 46.3 32.9 29.9 21.9
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
57.6 57.6 49.1 45.8 32.9
    SSI 42.8 42.8 26.2 22.8 16.8
  Food stamps 45.3 45.3 41.0 38.2 27.2
  Housing assistance 48.1 48.1 42.4 37.3 19.7
  Energy assistance 42.0 42.0 36.1 32.8 23.1
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 30.0 30.0 28.2 26.7 20.3
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
66.4 66.4 50.5 45.7 31.5

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.5
  Medicare 8.2 8.2 6.7 6.6 5.6
      Also Medicaid 29.0 28.9 18.8 18.0 12.7
  Medicaid 31.8 31.8 27.8 25.8 19.6
Not covered 21.0 21.0 20.7 20.5 19.1

 

  Percent Below Poverty Level
After taxes
Definition 14 plus net imputed return on equity in own home
Definition 15
Definition 14 less medical programs
Definition 14a
Money Income after Taxes Without EIC
Definition 1a
Money Income after Taxes With EIC
Definition 1b
Money Income after Taxes With EIC plus Economic Recovery Payment (6)
Definition 1c

White alone or in combination
Total 7.4 7.9 11.0 9.6 9.6

Age
Under 18 years 9.1 9.3 15.4 12.2 12.2
  Related children 8.6 8.7 14.8 11.6 11.6
      Under 6 years 10.9 11.0 18.1 14.3 14.3
18 to 24 years 13.5 13.9 17.2 15.8 15.8
25 to 44 years 7.5 7.6 10.7 9.2 9.2
45 to 64 years 5.5 6.1 7.8 7.3 7.3
65 years and over 3.8 5.2 6.2 6.1 6.1
  65 to 74 years 3.6 4.6 5.6 5.6 5.5
  75 years and over 4.1 5.8 6.8 6.8 6.7

Family Relationship
In families 5.6 5.9 9.2 7.5 7.5
  Married-couple families 3.3 3.4 5.6 4.3 4.3
      With related children under 18 3.9 4.0 7.3 5.3 5.3
  Female hhlder, no husband present 16.2 17.0 26.6 22.9 22.9
      With related children under 18 20.1 20.7 33.4 28.2 28.1
Unrelated individuals 15.0 16.4 18.6 18.5 18.5
  Living alone 9.1 10.5 13.3 13.2 13.2
      65 years and over 5.6 8.0 10.6 10.6 10.6

Region
Northeast 5.3 5.7 8.7 7.7 7.7
Midwest 6.5 6.9 9.6 8.5 8.5
South 8.1 8.7 11.9 10.3 10.3
West 8.7 9.2 12.8 10.9 10.9

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 6.9 7.4 9.6 8.8 8.8
18 to 24 years old 13.5 13.9 17.2 15.8 15.8
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 18.0 18.8 25.6 22.8 22.8
25 years old and over 5.9 6.5 8.6 7.8 7.8
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 13.9 15.6 21.9 19.4 19.4
  High school graduate, no college 6.4 7.1 9.4 8.5 8.5
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 5.3 5.7 7.4 6.8 6.7
  Bachelor's degree or more 2.7 2.8 3.3 3.1 3.1

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 7.3 7.7 10.2 9.1 9.1
  Worked at full-time jobs 2.3 2.3 3.6 2.8 2.8
      50 to 52 weeks 1.2 1.1 2.0 1.4 1.4
  Worked at part-time jobs 10.3 10.8 14.8 12.9 12.9
  Did not work 20.4 22.1 27.1 25.8 25.7

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 21.1 23.0 36.8 34.6 34.6
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
31.9 33.5 53.6 50.2 50.2
    SSI 16.0 18.2 29.8 28.4 28.4
  Food stamps 26.2 28.0 49.7 42.9 42.9
  Housing assistance 19.7 19.9 49.7 45.7 45.7
  Energy assistance 21.1 23.9 43.1 37.6 37.5
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 20.1 20.7 36.9 29.2 29.2
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
30.1 32.7 56.5 52.9 52.9

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
1.5 1.5 2.3 1.9 1.9
  Medicare 4.6 5.9 7.8 7.7 7.6
      Also Medicaid 11.8 13.7 23.5 23.1 23.1
  Medicaid 19.1 20.4 33.9 28.9 28.9
Not covered 18.3 19.2 23.9 20.9 20.9

 

  Number Below Poverty Level
Definition 1 Definition 2 Definition 3 Definition 4 Definition 5 Definition 6 Definition 7

White alone or in combination
Total 27450 50960 50960 49587 51813 49751 45905

Age
Under 18 years 9422 11510 11510 11043 11871 10756 8758
  Related children 8929 10985 10985 10523 11343 10241 8292
      Under 6 years 3713 4305 4305 4144 4453 4024 3236
18 to 24 years 3968 4833 4833 4672 4932 4747 4403
25 to 44 years 6992 9423 9423 9084 9710 9088 8007
45 to 64 years 5023 9826 9826 9554 9921 9778 9392
65 years and over 2045 15368 15368 15233 15379 15383 15345
  65 to 74 years 1005 6939 6939 6853 6949 6947 6918
  75 years and over 1040 8429 8429 8380 8430 8436 8427

Family Relationship
In families 18943 34590 34590 33391 35316 33348 29643
  Married-couple families 9216 20673 20673 19940 21180 19778 17619
      With related children under 18 7295 9730 9730 9219 10251 8903 6810
  Female hhlder, no husband present 7965 11151 11151 10788 11313 10829 9560
      With related children under 18 7137 8702 8702 8406 8854 8354 7115
Unrelated individuals 7976 15792 15792 15625 15913 15845 15775
  Living alone 3342 9815 9815 9744 9871 9867 9829
      65 years and over 1039 6166 6166 6148 6200 6196 6196

Region
Northeast 3989 8300 8300 8039 8295 8138 7626
Midwest 5463 11373 11373 10968 11508 11073 10347
South 10337 18801 18801 18494 19288 18447 16950
West 7661 12486 12486 12087 12722 12092 10982

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 18028 39449 39449 38544 39942 38996 37147
18 to 24 years old 3968 4833 4833 4672 4932 4747 4403
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 1130 1341 1341 1304 1388 1320 1198
25 years old and over 14060 34616 34616 33872 35010 34249 32744
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 4503 9194 9194 9035 9386 9087 8507
  High school graduate, no college 4800 13495 13495 13161 13611 13330 12809
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 3133 7709 7709 7535 7757 7625 7328
  Bachelor's degree or more 1624 4219 4219 4140 4256 4207 4101

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 14968 22814 22814 22087 23258 22364 20661
  Worked at full-time jobs 3402 4728 4728 4358 4926 4431 3609
      50 to 52 weeks 1573 1896 1896 1715 2043 1708 1233
  Worked at part-time jobs 3098 4234 4234 4049 4354 4162 3721
  Did not work 8469 13852 13852 13680 13978 13771 13332

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 4347 7308 7308 7197 7435 7283 6928
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
2190 2898 2898 2876 3031 2911 2687
    SSI 2519 4965 4965 4875 5000 4948 4808
  Food stamps 11733 15605 15605 15337 16027 15202 13380
  Housing assistance 3024 4403 4403 4369 4463 4338 4092
  Energy assistance 3102 4920 4920 4851 4995 4792 4373
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 10157 12666 12666 12257 13173 11993 9702
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
3527 5037 5037 5016 5157 5029 4778

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
3355 7927 7927 6843 7158 6860 6338
  Medicare 2850 18292 18292 18138 18337 18312 18217
      Also Medicaid 1060 3224 3224 3209 3247 3238 3212
  Medicaid 11904 17267 17267 16973 17823 16801 14823
Not covered 9269 11940 11940 11842 12681 11970 10680

 

  Number Below Poverty Level
Definition 8 Definition 9 Definition 10 Definition 11 Definition 12 Definition 13

White alone or in combination
Total 46066 24925 24375 24365 22696 21904

Age
Under 18 years 8748 7372 7296 7292 6921 6635
  Related children 8281 6936 6862 6858 6492 6213
      Under 6 years 3230 2838 2812 2811 2720 2591
18 to 24 years 4414 3721 3698 3696 3560 3469
25 to 44 years 8035 6134 6039 6036 5708 5514
45 to 64 years 9482 5342 5162 5161 4601 4399
65 years and over 15387 2356 2180 2180 1906 1886
  65 to 74 years 6938 1195 1098 1098 916 900
  75 years and over 8449 1160 1082 1082 990 985

Family Relationship
In families 29741 16075 15788 15779 14579 14023
  Married-couple families 17697 7374 7210 7205 6576 6280
      With related children under 18 6832 5217 5116 5111 4740 4486
  Female hhlder, no husband present 9564 7087 6996 6993 6540 6299
      With related children under 18 7092 6066 6034 6031 5729 5498
Unrelated individuals 15838 8404 8146 8145 7684 7459
  Living alone 9871 3672 3511 3511 3169 3068
      65 years and over 6202 1153 1060 1060 948 934

Region
Northeast 7612 3800 3666 3665 3228 3006
Midwest 10442 5060 4942 4939 4656 4513
South 16998 9259 9094 9092 8569 8303
West 11014 6807 6672 6669 6244 6082

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 37319 17553 17079 17073 15775 15269
18 to 24 years old 4414 3721 3698 3696 3560 3469
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 1202 1034 1024 1024 980 945
25 years old and over 32904 13833 13381 13376 12215 11799
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 8542 4397 4240 4239 3803 3647
  High school graduate, no college 12886 4754 4578 4577 4171 4016
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 7352 3056 2964 2963 2767 2669
  Bachelor's degree or more 4124 1625 1598 1597 1474 1467

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 20788 14253 13963 13959 12974 12509
  Worked at full-time jobs 3668 2615 2603 2603 2495 2435
      50 to 52 weeks 1253 1036 1030 1030 984 959
  Worked at part-time jobs 3742 2830 2799 2796 2673 2576
  Did not work 13379 8808 8561 8560 7806 7498

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 6978 5721 5460 5459 3884 3523
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
2718 2365 2344 2344 2001 1865
    SSI 4827 3854 3608 3607 2207 1919
  Food stamps 13399 10734 10438 10438 9449 8788
  Housing assistance 4093 3042 2864 2864 2524 2223
  Energy assistance 4386 3023 2922 2922 2509 2280
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 9727 8073 7951 7951 7469 7084
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
4796 4227 4098 4098 3117 2823

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
6401 2409 2391 2386 2248 2216
  Medicare 18258 3421 3039 3038 2503 2460
      Also Medicaid 3217 1538 1323 1323 860 822
  Medicaid 14856 11149 10841 10840 9477 8777
Not covered 10716 8257 8197 8194 8069 7995

 

  Number Below Poverty Level
Definition 14 Definition 15 Definition 14a Definition 1a Definition 1b Definition 1c

White alone or in combination
Total 19061 18265 19443 27211 23720 23684

Age
Under 18 years 5362 5343 5442 9027 7172 7170
  Related children 4967 4949 5037 8550 6729 6727
      Under 6 years 2142 2150 2173 3573 2823 2822
18 to 24 years 3194 3136 3237 3996 3671 3667
25 to 44 years 4840 4849 4944 6932 5954 5953
45 to 64 years 3971 3648 4077 5176 4863 4845
65 years and over 1695 1290 1743 2080 2060 2049
  65 to 74 years 804 660 837 1026 1009 1005
  75 years and over 891 630 907 1055 1051 1044

Family Relationship
In families 11704 11328 11878 18577 15207 15175
  Married-couple families 5399 5233 5521 8939 6957 6930
      With related children under 18 3652 3698 3756 6924 5005 5004
  Female hhlder, no husband present 4970 4780 5003 7839 6727 6723
      With related children under 18 4291 4198 4324 6975 5883 5879
Unrelated individuals 6970 6551 7160 8131 8060 8055
  Living alone 2690 2325 2690 3402 3377 3373
      65 years and over 793 551 793 1044 1044 1044

Region
Northeast 2468 2375 2558 3890 3444 3435
Midwest 3865 3714 3932 5445 4872 4871
South 7390 7006 7491 10316 8926 8909
West 5338 5170 5463 7560 6478 6469

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 13699 12923 14002 18184 16548 16514
18 to 24 years old 3194 3136 3237 3996 3671 3667
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 809 793 830 1131 1005 1005
25 years old and over 10505 9787 10764 14188 12876 12847
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 3122 2869 3216 4507 3995 3995
  High school graduate, no college 3585 3298 3673 4852 4399 4387
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 2384 2281 2455 3164 2913 2897
  Bachelor's degree or more 1415 1339 1421 1665 1569 1568

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 11207 10847 11446 15085 13563 13544
  Worked at full-time jobs 2142 2206 2162 3400 2684 2684
      50 to 52 weeks 827 925 835 1549 1079 1079
  Worked at part-time jobs 2288 2222 2326 3176 2776 2766
  Did not work 6777 6418 6958 8509 8103 8095

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 2585 2486 2716 4342 4085 4084
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
1338 1298 1363 2184 2042 2042
    SSI 1418 1352 1535 2510 2394 2394
  Food stamps 6276 6029 6447 11446 9891 9886
  Housing assistance 1170 1170 1183 2961 2724 2724
  Energy assistance 1608 1467 1662 2997 2613 2611
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 5383 5317 5494 9762 7746 7744
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
1946 1857 2016 3487 3266 3266

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
2080 2122 2096 3314 2706 2702
  Medicare 2094 1696 2205 2893 2857 2841
      Also Medicaid 580 541 626 1073 1057 1057
  Medicaid 6688 6515 6938 11534 9853 9851
Not covered 7440 7164 7494 9322 8164 8150

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Contact: Demographic Call Center Staff at 301-763-2422 or 1-866-758-1060 (toll free)
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