There is also additional background information for this table group.

Contents for Table

POV37: Families in Poverty by Size of Family and Number of Related Children: 2004


[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..............................      9,926      9,926          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Under 65..............................      7,826      7,826          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  65 and over...........................      2,100      2,100          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -

Two people..............................      2,906      1,707      1,199          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Householder under 65..................      2,350      1,177      1,173          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Householder 65 and over...............        556        530         26          -          -          -          -          -          -          -

Three people............................      1,786        243        558        985          -          -          -          -          -          -
Four people.............................      1,551         49        126        734        643          -          -          -          -          -
Five people.............................        874         12         36        123        478        224          -          -          -          -
Six people..............................        423          5          4         24         65        248         76          -          -          -
Seven people............................        169          -          3          6         21         26         89         24          -          -
Eight people............................         73          -          -          -          6         18         10         33          6          -
Nine or more people.....................         53          -          -          -          2          6         16         11          8         10
 
 
 
 
 
 
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
URL: http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/cpstables/macro/032005/pov/new37_000.htm