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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement
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POV37: Families in Poverty by Size of Family and Number of Related Children: 2006
[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..............................      9,977      9,977          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Under 65..............................      7,929      7,929          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  65 and over...........................      2,048      2,048          -          -          -          -          -          -          -          -

Two people..............................      2,832      1,590      1,242          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Householder under 65..................      2,254      1,065      1,190          -          -          -          -          -          -          -
  Householder 65 and over...............        578        526         52          -          -          -          -          -          -          -

Three people............................      1,845        200        556      1,090          -          -          -          -          -          -
Four people.............................      1,489         32        163        673        621          -          -          -          -          -
Five people.............................        813         13         39        128        421        211          -          -          -          -
Six people..............................        415         11         11         37         74        216         66          -          -          -
Seven people............................        157          -          -         10         20         45         64         18          -          -
Eight people............................         66          -          -          2          6         19         13         22          4          -
Nine or more people.....................         51          -          -          -          2          -          8         11         20          9
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2007 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.


Poverty Footnotes

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Last revised: August 28, 2007
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