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Table RD-REV POV01.
Percent and Number of People in Poverty Under Alternative Income Definitions and Using Three-Parameter Thresholds: 2006 -- Hispanic Origin

[Numbers of people in thousands, poverty rates in percentage points.  For explanations of the income definitions and thresholds used in this table, see 'The Effects of Taxes and Transfers on Income and Poverty in the United States: 2005,' at
www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/effect2005/effect2005.html.  People as of March of the following year]



                                                                                                     Percent of Persons in Poverty Under Alternative Income Definitions and Using Three-Parameter Thresholds
                                                      _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
                                                                                                                                                                            Post-social insurance income
                                                                                                                                  Market  _________________________________________________________________________________________________      Disposable
                                                                                       Money income --                            income                       Before taxes                                      After taxes                         income
                                                                     ___________________________________________________  ______________  _______________________________________________________  ________________________________________  ______________
                                                                                                                                                                       Def 3a plus                                                              Def 3f plus
                                                                                                                                                                     noncash, non-                                                            noncash, non-
                                                                                                Def. 1a plus                              Def. 2 plus                      medical                                                                  medical
                                                                                                     imputed                               non-means-  Def. 3 plus  transfers that   Def. 3b plus  Def. 3 less                 Def. 3e plus  transfers that
                                                                     As used in    Def. 1 plus    net return     Def. 1b    Def. 1c less       tested       means-          can be  Earned Income  taxes after   Def. 3d plus        means-          can be
                                                      Total people,    official    imputed net       on home   less work  all government         cash  tested cash    measured and     Tax Credit  all credits  Earned Income   tested cash    measured and
                                                         all income     measure  capital gains        equity    expenses  cash transfers    transfers    transfers          valued         (EITC)  except EITC     Tax Credit     transfers          valued
                                                             levels         (1)           (1a)          (1b)        (1c)             (2)          (3)         (3a)            (3b)           (3c)         (3d)           (3e)          (3f)             (4)
                                                      _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Hispanic (of any race)

    Total                                                    44,784        20.4           20.5          19.1        21.0            25.4         21.9         21.0            19.0           15.5         24.0           20.3          19.3            17.2

Age

Under 18 years                                               15,147        26.1           26.3          25.0        26.9            29.6         27.8         26.9            24.1           18.6         29.7           24.0          23.1            20.1
  Related children                                           14,907        25.8           25.9          24.7        26.6            29.2         27.4         26.6            23.7           18.2         29.3           23.6          22.8            19.8
    Under 6 years                                             5,613        28.6           28.7          27.8        30.2            32.0         30.7         30.2            27.5           21.5         32.3           26.0          25.5            22.9
18 to 24 years                                                5,086        21.3           21.3          20.0        23.3            25.8         23.8         23.3            22.2           19.2         27.1           23.7          23.1            21.9
25 to 44 years                                               14,837        16.9           16.9          16.2        18.0            19.9         18.6         18.0            16.6           13.3         20.3           16.9          16.3            14.7
45 to 64 years                                                7,286        14.6           14.8          13.1        14.7            20.4         16.1         14.7            13.1           11.8         18.4           17.1          15.4            13.8
65 years and over                                             2,428        21.8           22.1          15.8        16.5            46.6         19.1         16.5            13.3           12.9         21.0           20.6          17.9            14.7
  65 to 74 years                                              1,445        21.3           21.6          16.1        16.8            42.7         19.0         16.8            14.2           13.6         20.5           20.3          18.1            15.5
  75 years and over                                             984        22.6           22.8          15.4        16.0            52.3         19.3         16.0            11.9           11.8         21.6           21.1          17.7            13.7

Family Relationship

In families                                                  39,177        19.8           19.9          18.6        20.3            24.3         21.1         20.3            18.3           14.4         23.2           19.1          18.1            16.1
  In married-couple families                                 27,281        14.5           14.6          13.2        14.8            18.0         15.2         14.8            13.5           10.0         17.0           13.1          12.7            11.2
    With related children under 18                           21,635        15.8           15.9          14.7        16.4            18.1         16.7         16.4            15.0           10.5         18.5           13.7          13.4            11.6
  In families with female hhlder, no husband present          8,652        37.4           37.5          36.0        38.3            44.4         40.5         38.3            34.0           28.3         43.7           38.0          35.5            31.4
    With related children under 18                            7,173        42.1           42.3          41.0        43.4            48.3         45.3         43.4            38.3           31.5         48.5           41.6          39.4            34.6
  In families with male hhlder, no wife present               3,244        17.1           17.3          17.0        18.3            23.0         19.2         18.3            17.2           14.8         20.4           18.4          17.5            16.5
    With related children under 18                            1,798        24.2           24.6          24.5        25.8            29.9         26.1         25.8            23.6           19.8         27.2           23.5          23.2            21.6
Unrelated individuals                                         5,317        23.8           23.9          21.9        25.0            32.1         26.3         25.0            22.6           22.2         28.2           28.1          27.0            24.4
  Living alone                                                2,090        24.5           24.6          20.3        21.6            36.6         24.1         21.6            16.7           16.4         26.2           26.2          23.9            18.9
    65 years and over                                           512        38.5           38.8          25.5        26.0            69.5         30.0         26.0            17.3           17.3         32.6           32.6          29.0            20.3

Type of Residence

Inside metropolitan statistical areas                        41,759        19.9           20.0          18.6        20.5            24.8         21.4         20.5            18.6           15.1         23.6           19.8          18.9            16.8
  Inside principal cities                                    21,243        22.8           22.9          21.6        23.8            28.5         24.9         23.8            21.7           17.7         27.1           23.1          21.9            19.4
  Outside principal cities                                   20,515        16.9           17.0          15.5        17.2            21.1         17.9         17.2            15.4           12.5         19.9           16.5          15.8            14.2
Outside metropolitan statistical areas                        3,025        27.2           27.5          25.7        27.3            32.5         28.3         27.3            24.9           20.2         29.5           26.3          25.4            22.4

Region

Northeast                                                     6,121        24.1           24.2          23.4        25.4            31.4         27.3         25.4            21.5           18.0         29.1           26.1          24.2            19.7
Midwest                                                       3,895        19.6           19.4          18.2        20.0            24.0         20.6         20.0            17.9           15.0         22.1           19.0          18.5            16.6
South                                                        15,929        21.6           21.8          19.7        21.9            26.6         22.5         21.9            20.4           16.4         24.6           20.7          20.0            18.2
West                                                         18,839        18.3           18.4          17.4        19.0            22.6         19.9         19.0            17.3           14.0         22.1           18.3          17.3            15.7

Educational Attainment

    Total, 18 years and over                                 29,637        17.5           17.6          16.1        18.0            23.2         18.9         18.0            16.4           13.9         21.0           18.4          17.4            15.7
18 to 24 years old                                            5,086        21.3           21.3          20.0        23.3            25.8         23.8         23.3            22.2           19.2         27.1           23.7          23.1            21.9
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma                            1,761        30.6           30.7          29.3        33.4            35.3         33.6         33.4            31.8           27.9         37.1           33.1          32.5            30.7
25 years old and over                                        24,551        16.7           16.8          15.2        16.9            22.7         17.9         16.9            15.2           12.8         19.8           17.3          16.2            14.4
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma                            9,741        25.4           25.6          23.1        25.7            33.4         27.0         25.7            23.0           19.3         29.7           26.0          24.5            21.5
  High school graduate, no college                            6,962        14.4           14.4          13.4        14.8            20.1         15.7         14.8            13.5           11.1         17.3           15.1          14.2            12.6
  College: Less than bachelor's degree                        4,722         8.9            9.0           8.2         8.9            13.2          9.7          8.9             8.2            7.0         11.0            9.7           8.8             8.0
           Bachelor's degree or more                          3,127         6.4            6.5           5.7         6.0             9.1          6.6          6.0             5.7            5.1          7.6            6.7           6.2             5.9

Work Experience in 2006

    Total, 20 to 64 years                                    25,796        16.6           16.7          15.7        17.6            20.7         18.4         17.6            16.3           13.6         20.5           17.7          16.8            15.3
Worked at full-time jobs                                     17,588         8.6            8.7           8.1         9.9            11.1         10.1          9.9             9.2            6.9         11.9            9.4           9.1             8.3
  50 to 52 weeks                                             14,783         6.6            6.6           6.1         7.7             8.6          7.9          7.7             7.2            5.3          9.5            7.2           7.0             6.4
Worked at part-time jobs                                      2,471        21.7           21.9          20.6        24.8            29.7         25.9         24.8            22.6           19.1         28.9           25.6          24.2            21.7
Did not work                                                  5,737        38.9           39.1          36.8        38.2            46.1         40.7         38.2            35.4           31.9         43.4           39.9          37.2            34.1

Program Participation Status of
  Household Members

One or more members received:
  Cash assistance                                             3,121        49.2           49.7          47.6        49.7            67.4         62.4         49.7            39.8           35.8         65.6           61.8          48.3            38.5
    Public assistance or welfare non-SSI                      1,246        67.2           67.3          67.2        69.2            78.5         75.3         69.2            58.5           51.0         77.1           73.0          66.0            54.6
    SSI                                                       2,114        40.9           41.7          38.6        40.5            63.0         57.2         40.5            30.7           29.1         60.9           57.7          40.3            31.0
  Food stamps                                                 4,824        64.6           64.7          61.9        65.0            74.7         69.2         65.0            51.0           42.7         71.8           65.1          60.8            46.5
  Housing assistance                                          1,943        56.7           56.9          56.9        58.3            69.7         62.5         58.3            41.6           35.3         63.7           59.6          55.2            36.7
  Energy assistance                                             881        53.4           53.8          52.9        56.4            71.4         62.7         56.4            40.4           35.2         65.8           57.7          52.2            36.8
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch                           11,802        39.9           40.1          38.0        40.9            45.6         42.3         40.9            35.6           27.1         45.6           37.4          36.0            30.0
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance                                         1,616        69.2           70.1          67.3        69.9            86.2         82.4         69.9            52.2           47.4         84.8           80.4          67.6            50.7

Health Insurance Coverage

Covered for part or all of the year                          29,525        17.7           17.8          16.5        17.8            23.1         19.0         17.8            15.3           12.4         20.6           17.7          16.4            13.9
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment of self
    or relative                                              17,926         5.1            5.2           4.6         5.4             6.8          5.7          5.4             4.8            3.3          6.7            4.9           4.6             4.2
  Medicare                                                    2,757        24.1           24.3          18.2        18.8            51.8         22.3         18.8            14.2           13.3         24.0           23.4          19.9            15.0
    Both Medicare and Medicaid                                  864        38.3           38.6          30.9        32.2            68.6         42.1         32.2            20.7           18.9         45.2           44.8          34.8            22.1
  Medicaid                                                    9,621        41.1           41.2          39.6        41.9            50.4         45.2         41.9            35.4           29.3         48.0           42.4          38.9            32.0
Not covered at any time during the year                      15,260        25.7           25.8          24.0        27.3            29.7         27.5         27.3            26.3           21.4         30.5           25.3          25.0            23.6









Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2007 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.
Table RD-REV POV01.
Percent and Number of People in Poverty Under Alternative Income Definitions and Using Three-Parameter Thresholds: 2006 -- Hispanic Origin

[Numbers of people in thousands, poverty rates in percentage points.  For explanations of the income definitions and thresholds used in this table, see 'The Effects of Taxes and Transfers on Income and Poverty in the United States: 2005,' at
www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/effect2005/effect2005.html.  People as of March of the following year]



                                                                                                    Number of Persons in Poverty Under Alternative Income Definitions and Using Three-Parameter Thresholds
                                                      ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
                                                                                                                                                                          Post-social insurance income
                                                                                                                                Market  _________________________________________________________________________________________________      Disposable
                                                                                      Money income --                           income                       Before taxes                                      After taxes                         income
                                                                     _________________________________________________  ______________  _______________________________________________________  ________________________________________  ______________
                                                                                                                                                                     Def 3a plus                                                              Def 3f plus
                                                                                                                                                                   noncash, non-                                                            noncash, non-
                                                                                              Def. 1a plus                              Def. 2 plus                      medical                                                                  medical
                                                                                  Def.1 plus       imputed                               non-means-  Def. 3 plus  transfers that   Def. 3b plus  Def. 3 less                 Def. 3e plus  transfers that
                                                                     As used in  imputed net    net return     Def. 1b    Def. 1c less       tested       means-          can be  Earned Income  taxes after   Def. 3d plus        means-          can be
                                                      Total people,    official      capital       on home   less work  all government         cash  tested cash    measured and     Tax Credit  all credits  Earned Income   tested cash    measured and
                                                         all income     measure        gains        equity    expenses  cash transfers    transfers    transfers          valued         (EITC)  except EITC     Tax Credit     transfers          valued
                                                             levels         (1)         (1a)          (1b)        (1c)             (2)          (3)         (3a)            (3b)           (3c)         (3d)           (3e)          (3f)             (4)
                                                      ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Hispanic (of any race)

    Total                                                    44,784       9,139        9,183         8,552       9,407          11,359        9,809        9,407           8,519          6,934       10,728          9,081         8,653           7,703

Age

Under 18 years                                               15,147       3,961        3,977         3,793       4,080           4,479        4,205        4,080           3,650          2,810        4,494          3,628         3,504           3,047
  Related children                                           14,907       3,853        3,867         3,685       3,959           4,353        4,082        3,959           3,532          2,714        4,370          3,524         3,404           2,951
    Under 6 years                                             5,613       1,604        1,609         1,561       1,693           1,797        1,723        1,693           1,544          1,208        1,813          1,460         1,433           1,286
18 to 24 years                                                5,086       1,081        1,085         1,018       1,187           1,313        1,209        1,187           1,127            979        1,378          1,207         1,173           1,114
25 to 44 years                                               14,837       2,501        2,508         2,400       2,670           2,951        2,755        2,670           2,462          1,972        3,008          2,502         2,419           2,177
45 to 64 years                                                7,286       1,065        1,076           957       1,071           1,484        1,176        1,071             957            861        1,339          1,243         1,122           1,007
65 years and over                                             2,428         530          536           384         400           1,132          464          400             323            313          509            501           435             358
  65 to 74 years                                              1,445         308          312           232         242             617          274          242             206            197          296            293           262             224
  75 years and over                                             984         223          224           151         158             515          190          158             117            116          213            207           174             135

Family Relationship

In families                                                  39,177       7,754        7,796         7,269       7,941           9,513        8,272        7,941           7,188          5,651        9,082          7,468         7,106           6,297
  In married-couple families                                 27,281       3,964        3,986         3,600       4,029           4,922        4,141        4,029           3,692          2,726        4,635          3,587         3,470           3,045
    With related children under 18                           21,635       3,415        3,431         3,170       3,550           3,910        3,611        3,550           3,236          2,275        4,003          2,955         2,905           2,503
  In families with female hhlder, no husband present          8,652       3,235        3,248         3,119       3,317           3,845        3,506        3,317           2,939          2,445        3,783          3,285         3,069           2,717
    With related children under 18                            7,173       3,022        3,035         2,941       3,114           3,467        3,253        3,114           2,750          2,260        3,481          2,984         2,824           2,480
  In families with male hhlder, no wife present               3,244         554          563           550         595             746          624          595             557            480          663            597           566             534
    With related children under 18                            1,798         434          443           441         463             538          470          463             425            356          489            423           417             388
Unrelated individuals                                         5,317       1,267        1,269         1,166       1,330           1,706        1,397        1,330           1,199          1,181        1,500          1,496         1,435           1,299
  Living alone                                                2,090         513          515           424         452             764          505          452             349            344          549            549           500             395
    65 years and over                                           512         197          199           130         133             356          154          133              89             89          167            167           148             104

Type of Residence

Inside metropolitan statistical areas                        41,759       8,317        8,351         7,776       8,581          10,376        8,954        8,581           7,764          6,322        9,835          8,285         7,886           7,025
  Inside principal cities                                    21,243       4,852        4,865         4,598       5,046           6,046        5,283        5,046           4,612          3,754        5,762          4,905         4,651           4,119
  Outside principal cities                                   20,515       3,465        3,486         3,178       3,536           4,329        3,670        3,536           3,152          2,569        4,073          3,380         3,235           2,907
Outside metropolitan statistical areas                        3,025         822          832           777         826             983          856          826             754            612          893            797           767             678

Region

Northeast                                                     6,121       1,477        1,479         1,430       1,556           1,922        1,673        1,556           1,313          1,100        1,781          1,600         1,479           1,205
Midwest                                                       3,895         765          755           710         780             935          801          780             699            584          859            742           720             645
South                                                        15,929       3,446        3,478         3,144       3,495           4,236        3,588        3,495           3,256          2,614        3,917          3,297         3,189           2,898
West                                                         18,839       3,451        3,471         3,269       3,576           4,266        3,746        3,576           3,250          2,636        4,170          3,442         3,264           2,955

Educational Attainment

    Total, 18 years and over                                 29,637       5,178        5,206         4,759       5,327           6,880        5,604        5,327           4,869          4,124        6,234          5,453         5,149           4,656
18 to 24 years old                                            5,086       1,081        1,085         1,018       1,187           1,313        1,209        1,187           1,127            979        1,378          1,207         1,173           1,114
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma                            1,761         538          541           516         587             621          592          587             559            492          653            582           573             541
25 years old and over                                        24,551       4,097        4,121         3,741       4,141           5,567        4,395        4,141           3,742          3,146        4,856          4,246         3,977           3,542
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma                            9,741       2,475        2,491         2,246       2,502           3,257        2,633        2,502           2,237          1,881        2,894          2,532         2,382           2,097
  High school graduate, no college                            6,962       1,000        1,004           931       1,031           1,401        1,095        1,031             940            774        1,207          1,049           986             880
  College: Less than bachelor's degree                        4,722         421          423           387         421             622          460          421             386            332          517            456           415             380
           Bachelor's degree or more                          3,127         200          203           177         188             286          206          188             179            160          238            209           194             185

Work Experience in 2006

    Total, 20 to 64 years                                    25,796       4,289        4,309         4,048       4,546           5,329        4,758        4,546           4,200          3,520        5,297          4,569         4,335           3,952
Worked at full-time jobs                                     17,588       1,518        1,528         1,430       1,739           1,949        1,784        1,739           1,612          1,219        2,096          1,650         1,604           1,461
  50 to 52 weeks                                             14,783         971          979           907       1,141           1,272        1,170        1,141           1,060            783        1,402          1,069         1,037             950
Worked at part-time jobs                                      2,471         537          540           508         614             733          640          614             558            472          714            633           597             536
Did not work                                                  5,737       2,234        2,240         2,110       2,193           2,647        2,333        2,193           2,029          1,829        2,488          2,286         2,134           1,954

Program Participation Status of
  Household Members

One or more members received:
  Cash assistance                                             3,121       1,534        1,551         1,485       1,550           2,103        1,947        1,550           1,244          1,116        2,047          1,930         1,507           1,202
    Public assistance or welfare non-SSI                      1,246         837          838           838         862             978          938          862             729            636          960            909           822             680
    SSI                                                       2,114         864          881           815         856           1,331        1,209          856             648            614        1,288          1,219           852             655
  Food stamps                                                 4,824       3,118        3,122         2,984       3,134           3,604        3,337        3,134           2,459          2,060        3,466          3,141         2,934           2,242
  Housing assistance                                          1,943       1,102        1,106         1,106       1,133           1,353        1,214        1,133             808            685        1,237          1,158         1,072             713
  Energy assistance                                             881         471          474           467         497             629          553          497             356            310          580            509           460             324
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch                           11,802       4,707        4,734         4,482       4,830           5,382        4,994        4,830           4,200          3,196        5,382          4,415         4,253           3,542
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance                                         1,616       1,117        1,133         1,088       1,129           1,393        1,332        1,129             843            767        1,370          1,300         1,093             819

Health Insurance Coverage

Covered for part or all of the year                          29,525       5,223        5,244         4,884       5,248           6,827        5,609        5,248           4,508          3,662        6,068          5,223         4,841           4,104
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment of self
    or relative                                              17,926         921          929           829         970           1,219        1,027          970             862            585        1,200            884           828             757
  Medicare                                                    2,757         664          669           501         519           1,427          614          519             391            367          662            644           549             414
    Both Medicare and Medicaid                                  864         331          334           267         278             593          364          278             179            163          391            387           300             191
  Medicaid                                                    9,621       3,953        3,965         3,812       4,031           4,849        4,350        4,031           3,405          2,820        4,623          4,078         3,743           3,080
Not covered at any time during the year                      15,260       3,916        3,939         3,668       4,159           4,532        4,200        4,159           4,011          3,273        4,660          3,858         3,812           3,599









Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2007 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.
Table RD-REV POV01.
Percent and Number of People in Poverty Under Alternative Income Definitions and Using Three-Parameter Thresholds: 2006 -- Hispanic Origin

[Numbers of people in thousands, poverty rates in percentage points.  For explanations of the income definitions and thresholds used in this table, see 'The Effects of Taxes and Transfers on Income and Poverty in the United States: 2005,' at
www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/effect2005/effect2005.html.  People as of March of the following year]



                                                                                            Standard Error Percent of Persons in Poverty Under Alternative Income Definitions and Using Three-Parameter Thresholds
                                                      ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
                                                                                                                                                                          Post-social insurance income
                                                                                                                                Market  _________________________________________________________________________________________________      Disposable
                                                                                      Money income --                           income                       Before taxes                                      After taxes                         income
                                                                     _________________________________________________  ______________  _______________________________________________________  ________________________________________  ______________
                                                                                                                                                                     Def 3a plus                                                              Def 3f plus
                                                                                                                                                                   noncash, non-                                                            noncash, non-
                                                                                              Def. 1a plus                              Def. 2 plus                      medical                                                                  medical
                                                                                  Def.1 plus       imputed                               non-means-  Def. 3 plus  transfers that   Def. 3b plus  Def. 3 less                 Def. 3e plus  transfers that
                                                                     As used in  imputed net    net return     Def. 1b    Def. 1c less       tested       means-          can be  Earned Income  taxes after   Def. 3d plus        means-          can be
                                                      Total people,    official      capital       on home   less work  all government         cash  tested cash    measured and     Tax Credit  all credits  Earned Income   tested cash    measured and
                                                         all income     measure        gains        equity    expenses  cash transfers    transfers    transfers          valued         (EITC)  except EITC     Tax Credit     transfers          valued
                                                             levels         (1)         (1a)          (1b)        (1c)             (2)          (3)         (3a)            (3b)           (3c)         (3d)           (3e)          (3f)             (4)
                                                      ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Hispanic (of any race)

    Total                                                       (X)         0.4          0.4           0.4         0.4             0.5          0.4          0.4             0.4            0.4          0.5            0.4           0.4             0.4

Age

Under 18 years                                                  (X)         0.7          0.7           0.7         0.7             0.8          0.7          0.7             0.7            0.6          0.8            0.7           0.7             0.7
  Related children                                              (X)         0.8          0.8           0.8         0.8             0.9          0.8          0.8             0.8            0.7          0.9            0.8           0.8             0.7
    Under 6 years                                               (X)         1.5          1.5           1.5         1.6             1.6          1.6          1.6             1.5            1.3          1.6            1.4           1.4             1.3
18 to 24 years                                                  (X)         0.9          0.9           0.8         0.9             0.9          0.9          0.9             0.9            0.8          1.0            0.9           0.9             0.9
25 to 44 years                                                  (X)         0.4          0.4           0.4         0.4             0.5          0.5          0.4             0.4            0.4          0.5            0.4           0.4             0.4
45 to 64 years                                                  (X)         0.6          0.6           0.6         0.6             0.7          0.6          0.6             0.6            0.5          0.6            0.6           0.6             0.6
65 years and over                                               (X)         1.2          1.2           1.0         1.1             1.4          1.1          1.1             1.0            1.0          1.2            1.2           1.1             1.0
  65 to 74 years                                                (X)         1.6          1.6           1.4         1.4             2.1          1.5          1.4             1.3            1.3          1.6            1.6           1.5             1.4
  75 years and over                                             (X)         2.0          2.0           1.7         1.7             2.9          1.9          1.7             1.5            1.5          2.0            2.0           1.8             1.6

Family Relationship

In families                                                     (X)         0.5          0.5           0.5         0.5             0.5          0.5          0.5             0.5            0.4          0.5            0.5           0.5             0.4
  In married-couple families                                    (X)         0.5          0.5           0.5         0.5             0.6          0.5          0.5             0.5            0.4          0.6            0.5           0.5             0.5
    With related children under 18                              (X)         0.6          0.6           0.6         0.6             0.7          0.6          0.6             0.6            0.5          0.7            0.6           0.6             0.5
  In families with female hhlder, no husband present            (X)         1.7          1.7           1.7         1.7             1.9          1.8          1.7             1.6            1.4          1.9            1.7           1.6             1.5
    With related children under 18                              (X)         2.0          2.0           2.0         2.1             2.2          2.1          2.1             1.9            1.7          2.2            2.0           1.9             1.8
  In families with male hhlder, no wife present                 (X)         1.8          1.8           1.8         1.9             2.1          1.9          1.9             1.8            1.7          2.0            1.9           1.8             1.8
    With related children under 18                              (X)         3.0          3.0           3.0         3.1             3.4          3.1          3.1             2.9            2.6          3.2            2.9           2.9             2.8
Unrelated individuals                                           (X)         0.8          0.8           0.8         0.8             1.0          0.9          0.8             0.8            0.8          0.9            0.9           0.9             0.8
  Living alone                                                  (X)         1.3          1.3           1.2         1.2             1.7          1.3          1.2             1.1            1.1          1.4            1.4           1.3             1.1
    65 years and over                                           (X)         3.5          3.5           2.7         2.8             5.1          3.0          2.8             2.2            2.2          3.2            3.2           2.9             2.4

Type of Residence

Inside metropolitan statistical areas                           (X)         0.5          0.5           0.4         0.5             0.5          0.5          0.5             0.4            0.4          0.5            0.5           0.4             0.4
  Inside principal cities                                       (X)         0.8          0.8           0.7         0.8             0.9          0.8          0.8             0.7            0.7          0.8            0.8           0.7             0.7
  Outside principal cities                                      (X)         0.7          0.7           0.6         0.7             0.7          0.7          0.7             0.6            0.6          0.7            0.7           0.6             0.6
Outside metropolitan statistical areas                          (X)         3.0          3.0           2.9         3.0             3.3          3.1          3.0             2.8            2.5          3.1            2.9           2.9             2.7

Region

Northeast                                                       (X)         1.7          1.7           1.6         1.7             2.0          1.8          1.7             1.6            1.4          1.9            1.8           1.7             1.5
Midwest                                                         (X)         1.8          1.8           1.8         1.9             2.1          1.9          1.9             1.7            1.6          2.0            1.8           1.8             1.7
South                                                           (X)         1.0          1.0           0.9         1.0             1.1          1.0          1.0             1.0            0.8          1.1            1.0           0.9             0.9
West                                                            (X)         0.8          0.8           0.8         0.9             1.0          0.9          0.9             0.8            0.7          0.9            0.8           0.8             0.8

Educational Attainment

    Total, 18 years and over                                    (X)         0.5          0.5           0.5         0.5             0.6          0.5          0.5             0.5            0.5          0.6            0.5           0.5             0.5
18 to 24 years old                                              (X)         0.9          0.9           0.9         1.0             1.0          1.0          1.0             0.9            0.9          1.0            1.0           0.9             0.9
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma                              (X)         1.9          1.9           1.9         2.0             2.1          2.0          2.0             2.0            1.8          2.2            2.0           2.0             1.9
25 years old and over                                           (X)         0.6          0.6           0.5         0.6             0.6          0.6          0.6             0.5            0.5          0.6            0.6           0.6             0.5
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma                              (X)         1.2          1.2           1.1         1.2             1.3          1.2          1.2             1.1            1.0          1.2            1.2           1.1             1.1
  High school graduate, no college                              (X)         1.0          1.0           1.0         1.1             1.2          1.1          1.1             1.0            0.9          1.1            1.1           1.0             1.0
  College: Less than bachelor's degree                          (X)         1.0          1.0           1.0         1.0             1.2          1.0          1.0             1.0            0.9          1.1            1.0           1.0             0.9
           Bachelor's degree or more                            (X)         1.0          1.0           1.0         1.0             1.2          1.1          1.0             1.0            0.9          1.1            1.1           1.0             1.0

Work Experience in 2006

    Total, 20 to 64 years                                       (X)          .            .             .           .               .            .            .               .              .            .              .             .               .
Worked at full-time jobs                                        (X)         0.5          0.5           0.5         0.5             0.6          0.5          0.5             0.5            0.5          0.6            0.5           0.5             0.5
  50 to 52 weeks                                                (X)         0.5          0.5           0.5         0.5             0.6          0.5          0.5             0.5            0.4          0.6            0.5           0.5             0.5
Worked at part-time jobs                                        (X)         2.3          2.3           2.2         2.4             2.7          2.5          2.4             2.3            2.1          2.7            2.5           2.4             2.3
Did not work                                                    (X)         2.0          2.0           2.0         2.0             2.2          2.1          2.0             1.9            1.8          2.1            2.0           2.0             1.9

Program Participation Status of
  Household Members

One or more members received:
  Cash assistance                                               (X)         1.8          1.8           1.7         1.8             2.2          2.1          1.8             1.5            1.4          2.2            2.1           1.8             1.5
    Public assistance or welfare non-SSI                        (X)         3.4          3.4           3.4         3.5             3.8          3.7          3.5             3.1            2.8          3.8            3.6           3.4             3.0
    SSI                                                         (X)         1.9          1.9           1.8         1.9             2.5          2.4          1.9             1.6            1.5          2.5            2.4           1.9             1.6
  Food stamps                                                   (X)         1.8          1.8           1.7         1.8             2.0          1.9          1.8             1.5            1.3          1.9            1.8           1.7             1.4
  Housing assistance                                            (X)         2.5          2.5           2.5         2.5             2.8          2.6          2.5             2.0            1.8          2.7            2.5           2.4             1.8
  Energy assistance                                             (X)         3.4          3.5           3.4         3.6             4.2          3.8          3.6             2.9            2.6          4.0            3.6           3.4             2.7
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch                              (X)         0.9          0.9           0.8         0.9             1.0          0.9          0.9             0.8            0.7          1.0            0.8           0.8             0.7
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance                                           (X)         3.1          3.1           3.0         3.1             3.6          3.5          3.1             2.5            2.4          3.6            3.4           3.0             2.5

Health Insurance Coverage

Covered for part or all of the year                             (X)         0.5          0.5           0.5         0.5             0.6          0.6          0.5             0.5            0.5          0.6            0.5           0.5             0.5
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment of self
    or relative                                                 (X)         0.4          0.4           0.4         0.4             0.4          0.4          0.4             0.4            0.3          0.4            0.4           0.4             0.4
  Medicare                                                      (X)         2.3          2.3           2.0         2.0             3.6          2.2          2.0             1.7            1.7          2.3            2.3           2.1             1.8
    Both Medicare and Medicaid                                  (X)         5.4          5.5           4.8         4.9             7.9          5.8          4.9             3.8            3.6          6.0            6.0           5.1             3.9
  Medicaid                                                      (X)         1.6          1.6           1.6         1.6             1.8          1.7          1.6             1.5            1.3          1.8            1.6           1.6             1.4
Not covered at any time during the year                         (X)         1.0          1.0           0.9         1.0             1.0          1.0          1.0             1.0            0.9          1.0            1.0           0.9             0.9









Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2007 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.
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Percent and Number of People in Poverty Under Alternative Income Definitions and Using Three-Parameter Thresholds: 2006 -- Hispanic Origin

[Numbers of people in thousands, poverty rates in percentage points.  For explanations of the income definitions and thresholds used in this table, see 'The Effects of Taxes and Transfers on Income and Poverty in the United States: 2005,' at
www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/effect2005/effect2005.html.  People as of March of the following year]



                                                                                             Standard Error Number of Persons in Poverty Under Alternative Income Definitions and Using Three-Parameter Thresholds
                                                      ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
                                                                                                                                                                          Post-social insurance income
                                                                                                                                Market  _________________________________________________________________________________________________      Disposable
                                                                                      Money income --                           income                       Before taxes                                      After taxes                         income
                                                                     _________________________________________________  ______________  _______________________________________________________  ________________________________________  ______________
                                                                                                                                                                     Def 3a plus                                                              Def 3f plus
                                                                                                                                                                   noncash, non-                                                            noncash, non-
                                                                                              Def. 1a plus                              Def. 2 plus                      medical                                                                  medical
                                                                                  Def.1 plus       imputed                               non-means-  Def. 3 plus  transfers that   Def. 3b plus  Def. 3 less                 Def. 3e plus  transfers that
                                                                     As used in  imputed net    net return     Def. 1b    Def. 1c less       tested       means-          can be  Earned Income  taxes after   Def. 3d plus        means-          can be
                                                      Total people,    official      capital       on home   less work  all government         cash  tested cash    measured and     Tax Credit  all credits  Earned Income   tested cash    measured and
                                                         all income     measure        gains        equity    expenses  cash transfers    transfers    transfers          valued         (EITC)  except EITC     Tax Credit     transfers          valued
                                                             levels         (1)         (1a)          (1b)        (1c)             (2)          (3)         (3a)            (3b)           (3c)         (3d)           (3e)          (3f)             (4)
                                                      ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Hispanic (of any race)

    Total                                                         0         196          196           191         198             212          201          198             191            176          208            196           192             184

Age

Under 18 years                                                    0         111          111           109         112             115          113          112             108             98          116            107           106             101
  Related children                                              195         110          110           108         111             114          112          111             106             96          115            106           105              99
    Under 6 years                                               137          76           76            75          78              80           78           78              75             67           80             73            72              69
18 to 24 years                                                    0          44           44            43          46              48           46           46              45             42           49             46            46              45
25 to 44 years                                                    0          64           65            63          66              69           67           66              64             58           69             64            64              61
45 to 64 years                                                    0          43           43            41          43              49           44           43              41             39           47             45            44              42
65 years and over                                                 0          29           29            25          26              35           27           26              24             23           28             28            27              25
  65 to 74 years                                                  0          23           23            20          21              30           22           21              19             19           23             23            22              20
  75 years and over                                               0          20           20            17          17              28           19           17              15             15           20             19            18              16

Family Relationship

In families                                                     168         184          184           179         186             199          189          186             179            161          196            181           178             169
  In married-couple families                                    245         138          138           132         139             152          141          139             134            116          148            132           130             122
    With related children under 18                              251         129          129           125         131             137          132          131             126            107          139            121           120             112
  In families with female hhlder, no husband present            198         126          126           124         127             136          131          127             120            110          135            127           123             116
    With related children under 18                              184         122          122           120         124             130          126          124             117            106          130            121           118             111
  In families with male hhlder, no wife present                 130          54           54            54          56              62           57           56              54             50           59             56            54              53
    With related children under 18                               98          48           48            48          49              53           50           49              47             43           51             47            47              45
Unrelated individuals                                            66          41           41            39          42              48           43           42              40             39           45             44            43              41
  Living alone                                                   43          26           26            23          24              31           25           24              21             21           26             26            25              22
    65 years and over                                            22          16           16            13          13              21           14           13              11             11           14             14            14              11

Type of Residence

Inside metropolitan statistical areas                           129         189          189           184         191             205          195          191             184            169          201            189           185             177
  Inside principal cities                                       251         151          151           148         154             166          157          154             148            135          163            152           148             141
  Outside principal cities                                      250         130          130           125         131             144          133          131             124            113          140            128           126             120
Outside metropolitan statistical areas                          154          80           80            78          80              87           82           80              77             69           83             79            77              73

Region

Northeast                                                       200          91           91            89          93             103           96           93              85             78           99             94            91              82
Midwest                                                         155          65           64            62          65              71           66           65              62             56           68             64            63              59
South                                                           333         140          141           134         141             155          143          141             136            122          149            137           135             129
West                                                            385         142          142           138         144             157          148          144             137            124          156            141           138             131

Educational Attainment

    Total, 18 years and over                                     67         153          153           148         155             171          158          155             149            139          165            156           153             146
18 to 24 years old                                               63          44           44            43          46              48           46           46              45             42           49             46            46              45
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma                               39          32           32            31          33              34           33           33              33             31           35             33            33              32
25 years old and over                                            83         138          139           133         139             158          143          139             133            123          149            141           137             130
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma                               81         110          111           105         111             125          114          111             105             97          119            111           108             102
  High school graduate, no college                               72          72           72            69          73              84           75           73              70             63           78             73            71              67
  College: Less than bachelor's degree                           61          47           47            45          47              57           49           47              45             42           52             49            47              45
           Bachelor's degree or more                             51          32           33            31          31              39           33           31              31             29           35             33            32              31

Work Experience in 2006

    Total, 20 to 64 years                                         .         141          141           138         145             155          148          145             140            129          154            145           142             136
Worked at full-time jobs                                        131          88           88            85          93              99           95           93              90             79          102             91            90              86
  50 to 52 weeks                                                142          71           71            68          76              81           77           76              74             64           84             74            73              70
Worked at part-time jobs                                         88          53           53            51          56              62           58           56              54             50           61             57            56              53
Did not work                                                    123         105          105           102         104             114          107          104             101             96          111            106           103              99

Program Participation Status of
  Household Members

One or more members received:
  Cash assistance                                                66          45           45            44          45              53           51           45              40             38           53             51            45              40
    Public assistance or welfare non-SSI                         40          33           33            33          33              36           35           33              31             28           35             34            33              29
    SSI                                                          53          33           34            32          33              42           40           33              29             28           41             40            33              29
  Food stamps                                                    85          66           66            65          66              72           69           66              58             53           70             66            64              55
  Housing assistance                                             51          38           38            38          38              42           40           38              32             30           40             39            37              30
  Energy assistance                                              34          24           25            24          25              28           27           25              21             20           27             25            24              20
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch                              148          84           84            81          85              91           87           85              78             67           91             81            79              71
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance                                            46          38           38            38          38              43           42           38              33             31           42             41            38              32

Health Insurance Coverage

Covered for part or all of the year                             196         156          156           152         156             175          161          156             146            133          166            156           151             140
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment of self
    or relative                                                 202          69           69            66          71              79           73           71              67             55           79             68            66              63
  Medicare                                                       99          59           59            51          52              85           57           52              45             44           59             58            54              47
    Both Medicare and Medicaid                                   57          42           42            37          38              56           44           38              31             29           45             45            40              32
  Medicaid                                                      170         138          138           136         139             151          144          139             129            118          148            140           135             123
Not covered at any time during the year                         196         137          138           133         141             147          142          141             139            127          148            136           136             132
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2007 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.
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