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POV38: People in Poverty by Size of Family and Number of Related Children: 2003


[Numbers in thousands]

                                          ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
                                                                               Number of related children under 18 years /28
                                          People in  _________________________________________________________________________________________________
                                          poverty,                                                                                           Eight
                                          total /1   None       One        Two        Three      Four       Five       Six        Seven      or more
                                          ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Below poverty level

One person /1...........................      9,713      9,713          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Under 65..............................      7,511      7,511          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  65 and over...........................      2,202      2,202          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -

Two people..............................      5,712      3,242      2,470          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Householder under 65..................      4,605      2,209      2,397          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Householder 65 and over...............      1,106      1,033         73          -          -          -          -          -          -          -

Three people............................      5,179        692      1,570      2,918          -          -          -          -          -          -
Four people.............................      5,868        218        657      2,711      2,283          -          -          -          -          -
Five people.............................      4,674         46        199        802      2,475      1,152          -          -          -          -
Six people..............................      2,232          -         44         86        401      1,138        564          -          -          -
Seven people............................        988          5          2         36         87        223        387        249          -          -
Eight people............................        591          -          -          9         27         33        207        235         80          -
Nine or more people.....................        440          -          -          -          2         26         96         73        129        114
 
 
 
 
 
 
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/new38_000.htm