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POV27: Source of Income By Ratio of Poverty Threshold For Families And Unrelated Individuals:  2004
       Familes with related children under 18 /13

[Numbers of families and people in thousands, aggregate income in millions of dollars, mean (average) income and their standard errors in dollars.  For definitions of income
types, see "CPS Definitions and Explanation" at www.census.gov/population/www/cps/cpsdef.html]

                                            _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
                                                            Below poverty level /5                                      Above poverty level /5
                                                        _________________________________   _________________________________________________________________________________
                                                        Under       Under       Under       Under       Under       Under       1.00 and    1.25 and    1.50 and    1.75 and
                                            Total       0.50        0.75        1.00        1.25        1.50        1.75        over        over        over        over
                                            _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Familes with related
children under 18 /13

Total, families..........................      39,375       2,444       3,947       5,819       7,600       9,501      11,551      33,556      31,775      29,873      27,823
People in families.......................     152,713       8,720      14,570      21,845      28,966      36,557      44,626     130,868     123,747     116,157     108,087
Total Income
  Aggregate (million)....................       (N/A)       9,584      27,328      58,175      96,733     146,708     209,935       (N/A)       (N/A)       (N/A)       (N/A)
Mean.....................................      69,335       3,922       6,924       9,998      12,729      15,441      18,174      79,624      82,873      86,476      90,575
  Standard error /19.....................         415          83          93          98          96         101         105         463         482         505         533
With zero income.........................         417         417         417         417         417         417         417           0           0           0           0
With negative income.....................          46          46          46          46          46          46          46           0           0           0           0

Wages and salaries
  Aggregate (million)....................       (N/A)       4,592      16,043      38,052      67,601     107,251     160,779       (N/A)       (N/A)       (N/A)       (N/A)
Percent of total income..................        86.5        47.9        58.7        65.4        69.9        73.1        76.6        86.9        87.1        87.2        87.3
Mean.....................................      59,960       1,879       4,064       6,539       8,895      11,288      13,919      69,223      72,173      75,441      79,075
  Standard error /19.....................         382          69          93         103         102         108         113         427         444         466         492
Recipient families number................      36,092       1,080       2,196       3,761       5,352       7,080       9,015      32,331      30,739      29,012      27,076
Percent of all families..................        91.7        44.2        55.6        64.6        70.4        74.5        78.0        96.3        96.7        97.1        97.3
Mean amount..............................      65,415       4,253       7,306      10,118      12,630      15,149      17,834      71,847      74,605      77,681      81,257
  Standard error /19.....................         404         112         120         117         108         111         114         436         452         473         499

Nonfarm self-emplyment
  Aggregate (million)....................     139,540         -40         615       2,359       4,169       6,159       8,673     137,181     135,371     133,381     130,867
Percent of total income..................         5.1        -0.4         2.2         4.1         4.3         4.2         4.1         5.1         5.1         5.2         5.2
Mean.....................................       3,544         -16         156         405         549         648         751       4,088       4,260       4,465       4,703
  Standard error /19.....................         120          42          36          41          38          37          37         140         148         157         168
Received positive amount number..........       4,279         133         229         381         535         705         884       3,898       3,745       3,574       3,395
Percent..................................        10.9         5.4         5.8         6.5         7.0         7.4         7.7        11.6        11.8        12.0        12.2
Aggregate................................     141,285         422       1,119       2,919       4,770       6,823       9,408     138,366     136,515     134,462     131,877
Mean.....................................      33,016       3,185       4,892       7,662       8,923       9,672      10,645      35,494      36,456      37,625      38,839
  Standard error /19.....................         985         355         356         397         352         326         321       1,072       1,112       1,161       1,217
Received negative amount number..........         345          61          71          85          93         110         123         260         251         234         222
Percent..................................         0.9         2.5         1.8         1.5         1.2         1.2         1.1         0.8         0.8         0.8         0.8
Aggregate................................      -1,745        -462        -504        -560        -601        -664        -735      -1,185      -1,144      -1,081      -1,010
Mean.....................................      -5,063      -7,552      -7,066      -6,619      -6,449      -6,018      -5,982      -4,557      -4,549      -4,613      -4,553
  Standard error /19.....................         262         812         737         657         567         511         480         279         285         297         303

Farm self-emplyment
  Aggregate (million)....................       9,884         -44         -26          81         175         302         627       9,803       9,709       9,582       9,258
Percent of total income..................         0.4        -0.5        -0.1         0.1         0.2         0.2         0.3         0.4         0.4         0.4         0.4
Mean.....................................         251         -18          -7          14          23          32          54         292         306         321         333
  Standard error /19.....................          39          22          17          17          14          13          15          45          48          51          55
Received positive amount number..........         759          12          21          35          57          94         141         724         702         665         618
Percent..................................         1.9         0.5         0.5         0.6         0.7         1.0         1.2         2.2         2.2         2.2         2.2
Aggregate................................      10,164          32          70         189         283         419         767       9,975       9,881       9,745       9,398
Mean.....................................      13,391       2,676       3,266       5,344       5,013       4,466       5,446      13,785      14,065      14,650      15,201
  Standard error /19.....................       1,893       2,279       1,733       1,863       1,316       1,040         980       1,982       2,039       2,146       2,302
Received negative amount number..........          78          16          18          19          19          26          29          59          59          51          49
Percent..................................         0.2         0.6         0.4         0.3         0.2         0.3         0.2         0.2         0.2         0.2         0.2
Aggregate................................        -280         -76         -96        -108        -108        -117        -140        -172        -172        -163        -140
Mean.....................................      -3,612      -4,925      -5,501      -5,767      -5,716      -4,457      -4,905      -2,923      -2,931      -3,179      -2,857
  Standard error /19.....................         698       2,152       1,998       1,900       1,741       1,398       1,346         685         687         762         736

Interest and dividends
  Aggregate (million)....................      61,457         132         197         321         485         665         873      61,136      60,972      60,792      60,583

Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2005 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.  Based on the June 2006 Weighting Correction.
POV27: Source of Income By Ratio of Poverty Threshold For Families And Unrelated Individuals:  2004
       Familes with related children under 18 /13

[Numbers of families and people in thousands, aggregate income in millions of dollars, mean (average) income and their standard errors in dollars.  For definitions of income
types, see "CPS Definitions and Explanation" at www.census.gov/population/www/cps/cpsdef.html]

                                            _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
                                                            Below poverty level /5                                      Above poverty level /5
                                                        _________________________________   _________________________________________________________________________________
                                                        Under       Under       Under       Under       Under       Under       1.00 and    1.25 and    1.50 and    1.75 and
                                            Total       0.50        0.75        1.00        1.25        1.50        1.75        over        over        over        over
                                            _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Percent of total income..................         2.3         1.4         0.7         0.6         0.5         0.5         0.4         2.3         2.3         2.4         2.4
Mean.....................................       1,561          54          50          55          64          70          76       1,822       1,919       2,035       2,177
  Standard error /19.....................          46           9           8           7           7           7           6          54          56          60          64
Recipient families number................      20,301         255         409         713       1,101       1,548       2,158      19,589      19,200      18,753      18,144
Percent of all families..................        51.6        10.4        10.4        12.2        14.5        16.3        18.7        58.4        60.4        62.8        65.2
Mean.....................................       3,027         517         482         451         440         429         405       3,121       3,176       3,242       3,339
  Standard error /19.....................          87          79          68          55          46          41          32          91          92          94          97

Rental income
  Aggregate (million)....................      15,476         -14         -24          10          51         109         201      15,466      15,424      15,366      15,274
Percent of total income..................         0.6        -0.1        -0.1         0.0         0.1         0.1         0.1         0.6         0.6         0.6         0.6
Mean.....................................         393          -6          -6           2           7          12          17         461         485         514         549
  Standard error /19.....................          24          14           9           9           7           6           6          28          29          31          34
Received positive amount number..........       1,784          17          29          50          77         105         139       1,734       1,707       1,679       1,646
Percent..................................         4.5         0.7         0.7         0.9         1.0         1.1         1.2         5.2         5.4         5.6         5.9
Aggregate................................      17,555          52          57         123         193         270         402      17,431      17,362      17,285      17,153
Mean.....................................       9,838       3,049       1,952       2,469       2,500       2,563       2,897      10,051      10,169      10,295      10,424
  Standard error /19.....................         465         699         494         537         398         314         314         477         484         491         501
Received negative amount number..........         566          11          14          22          27          35          44         544         538         531         522
Percent..................................         1.4         0.5         0.4         0.4         0.4         0.4         0.4         1.6         1.7         1.8         1.9
Aggregate................................      -2,079         -65         -81        -114        -141        -161        -201      -1,965      -1,938      -1,918      -1,878
Mean.....................................      -3,675      -5,836      -5,666      -5,130      -5,175      -4,627      -4,590      -3,616      -3,599      -3,613      -3,598
  Standard error /19.....................         145       1,617       1,440       1,135         902         784         687         144         145         146         146

Social Security
  Aggregate (million)....................      37,426         714       2,364       4,441       6,772       9,763      11,778      32,986      30,654      27,663      25,648
Percent of total income..................         1.4         7.5         8.7         7.6         7.0         6.7         5.6         1.2         1.2         1.1         1.0
Mean.....................................         951         292         599         763         891       1,028       1,020         983         965         926         922
  Standard error /19.....................          20          31          38          38          35          36          33          23          24          24          25
Recipient families number................       3,146         137         343         562         790       1,053       1,241       2,584       2,357       2,093       1,905
Percent of all families..................         8.0         5.6         8.7         9.7        10.4        11.1        10.7         7.7         7.4         7.0         6.8
Mean amount..............................      11,896       5,219       6,890       7,895       8,576       9,274       9,489      12,766      13,008      13,214      13,464
  Standard error /19.....................         143         256         196         181         163         168         160         166         177         192         204

Pension survivor and disability income
  Aggregate (million)....................      26,391         145         269         550       1,083       1,759       2,486      25,842      25,308      24,633      23,905
Percent of total income..................         1.0         1.5         1.0         0.9         1.1         1.2         1.2         1.0         1.0         1.0         0.9
Mean.....................................         670          59          68          94         143         185         215         770         796         825         859
  Standard error /19.....................          24          13          11          12          14          16          17          28          30          31          33
Recipient families number................       1,758          36          64         116         184         260         329       1,642       1,574       1,499       1,430
Percent of all families..................         4.5         1.5         1.6         2.0         2.4         2.7         2.8         4.9         5.0         5.0         5.1
Mean amount..............................      15,011       4,043       4,212       4,729       5,894       6,775       7,567      15,739      16,075      16,437      16,722
  Standard error /19.....................         401         426         389         391         395         393         398         422         437         455         472

Mean tested cash-assistance
  Aggregate (million)....................      14,489       2,405       4,390       6,341       8,011       9,211      10,035       8,148       6,477       5,278       4,454
Percent of total income..................         0.5        25.1        16.1        10.9         8.3         6.3         4.8         0.3         0.2         0.2         0.2
Mean.....................................         368         984       1,112       1,090       1,054         969         869         243         204         177         160
  Standard error /19.....................          10          48          44          40          34          30          26          10           9           9           9
Recipient families number................       2,698         671       1,037       1,370       1,629       1,829       1,985       1,328       1,069         869         713
Percent of all families..................         6.9        27.5        26.3        23.5        21.4        19.2        17.2         4.0         3.4         2.9         2.6
Mean amount..............................       5,371       3,583       4,232       4,629       4,918       5,036       5,056       6,137       6,062       6,076       6,249
  Standard error /19.....................         102         117         112         116         111         108         106         173         191         217         243
 
 
 
 
Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2005 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.  Based on the June 2006 Weighting Correction.


Poverty Footnotes

Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Contact: Housing and Household Economic Statistics Information Staff at (301)763-3242
Last revised: November 02, 2006
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