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POV37: Families in Poverty by Size of Family and Number of Related Children: 2003


[Numbers in thousands]

                                          ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
                                                                               Number of related children under 18 years /28
                                          Families   _________________________________________________________________________________________________
                                          in                                                                                                 Eight
                                          poverty    None       One        Two        Three      Four       Five       Six        Seven      or more
                                          ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Below poverty level

One person..............................      9,713      9,713          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Under 65..............................      7,511      7,511          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  65 and over...........................      2,202      2,202          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -

Two people..............................      2,814      1,570      1,244          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Householder under 65..................      2,281      1,070      1,210          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Householder 65 and over...............        534        500         34          -          -          -          -          -          -          -

Three people............................      1,718        208        516        993          -          -          -          -          -          -
Four people.............................      1,482         48        155        690        589          -          -          -          -          -
Five people.............................        949          8         38        156        506        239          -          -          -          -
Six people..............................        380          -          7         14         66        196         97          -          -          -
Seven people............................        143          -          -          5         12         31         57         37          -          -
Eight people............................         74          -          -          1          3          4         27         30         10          -
Nine or more people.....................         47          -          -          -          -          3         11          8         14         12
 
 
 
 
 
 
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/new37_000.htm