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POV35: Poverty Thresholds by Size of Family and Number of Related Children Under 18 Years: 2003


[Dollars]

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                                                                                     Number of related children under 18 years /28
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                                          Weighted
                                          average poverty                                                                                          Eight
                                          threshold /29    None       One        Two        Three      Four       Five       Six        Seven      or more
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One person..............................            9,393          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Under 65..............................            9,573      9,573          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  65 and over...........................            8,825      8,825          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -

Two people..............................           12,015          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Householder under 65..................           12,384     12,321     12,682          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Householder 65 and over...............           11,133     11,122     12,634          -          -          -          -          -          -          -

Three people............................           14,680     14,393     14,810     14,824          -          -          -          -          -          -
Four people.............................           18,810     18,979     19,289     18,660     18,725          -          -          -          -          -
Five people.............................           22,245     22,887     23,220     22,509     21,959     21,623          -          -          -          -
Six people..............................           25,122     26,324     26,429     25,884     25,362     24,586     24,126          -          -          -
Seven people............................           28,544     30,289     30,479     29,827     29,372     28,526     27,538     26,454          -          -
Eight people............................           31,589     33,876     34,175     33,560     33,021     32,256     31,286     30,275     30,019          -
Nine or more people.....................           37,656     40,751     40,948     40,404     39,947     39,196     38,163     37,229     36,998     35,572
 
 
 
 
 
Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2004 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.


Poverty Footnotes

Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Contact: Housing and Household Economic Statistics Information Staff at (301)763-3242
Last revised: July 9, 2004
URL: http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/cpstables/macro/032004/pov/new35_000.htm