U.S. Census Bureau
Current Population Survey (CPS)
A joint effort between the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Census Bureau


Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement
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Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                                                         Before taxes
                                                                                                Definition 3
                                                                Money income--                          plus
                                                    Excluding                                         health
                                                      capital    Definition 1   Definition 2       insurance
                                                        gains            less           plus  supplements to
                                                     (current      government        capital  wage or salary
                                            Total    measure)       transfers          gains          income
                                         (thous.)      Def 1           Def 2          Def 3           Def 4
BELOW POVERTY LEVEL

Hispanic (of any race)

    All families                            10155        18.9            24.4           24.3            23.3

Age of Householder

15 to 24 years                                811        26.4            27.3           27.5            25.9
25 to 44 years                               5662        21.0            23.0           22.9            21.9
45 to 54 years                               1882        12.3            16.6           16.7            16.0
55 to 64 years                               1037        15.1            25.0           25.1            23.9
65 years and over                             763        16.9            49.8           49.3            48.4

Type of Family

Married-couple families                      6764        13.3            18.5           18.5            17.7
  With related children under 18             4607        15.6            17.3           17.3            16.4
    With related children under 6            2557        19.3            20.9           20.9            19.9
Male householder, no wife present             945        14.7            19.1           19.2            18.5
Female householder, no husband present       2446        36.0            42.6           42.4            40.6
  With related children under 18             1908        42.5            47.7           47.5            45.5
    With related children under 6             882        50.8            55.1           55.1            52.2

Region

Northeast                                    1449        22.9            29.6           29.6            28.5
Midwest                                       850        17.1            21.8           21.4            20.3
South                                        3720        19.9            25.4           25.4            24.6
West                                         4136        17.1            22.1           22.2            21.0

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                                                         Before taxes
                                                                                                Definition 3
                                                                Money income--                          plus
                                                    Excluding                                         health
                                                      capital    Definition 1   Definition 2       insurance
                                                        gains            less           plus  supplements to
                                                     (current      government        capital  wage or salary
                                            Total    measure)       transfers          gains          income
                                         (thous.)      Def 1           Def 2          Def 3           Def 4

Educational Attainment

Less than 12th grade, no diploma             3826        29.1            36.2           36.3            35.0
High school graduate, no college             2932        17.5            22.5           22.3            21.4
College: Less than bachelor's degree         2200        11.0            15.1           15.2            14.2
         Bachelor's degree or more           1197         4.5             8.1            8.1             7.5

Work Experience in 2006

     Total, 15 to 64 years                   9392        19.1            22.3           22.3            21.3
Worked at full-time jobs                     6659        11.5            12.8           12.9            11.8
  50 to 52 weeks                             5648         9.1            10.0           10.1             9.1
Worked at part-time jobs                      854        28.7            33.9           33.6            33.0
Did not work                                 1879        41.6            50.6           50.7            49.4

Year-Round Full-Time Workers

No workers                                   2353        48.6            67.2           67.0            65.9
  Householder 15 to 64 years                 1885        54.2            65.2           65.1            64.0
  Householder 65 years and over               468        26.0            75.5           74.7            73.9
One worker                                   4754        15.4            17.6           17.6            16.1
Two workers or more                          3047         1.6             1.9            1.9             1.7

Program Participation Status of
  Family Members

One or more members received:
  Cash assistance                             708        48.4            70.7           70.2            68.3
    Public assistance or wefare non-SSI       283        69.0            80.8           80.8            78.2
    SSI                                       479        39.1            66.8           66.0            64.8
  Food stamps                                1044        65.1            75.8           75.4            72.6

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                                                         Before taxes
                                                                                                Definition 3
                                                                Money income--                          plus
                                                    Excluding                                         health
                                                      capital    Definition 1   Definition 2       insurance
                                                        gains            less           plus  supplements to
                                                     (current      government        capital  wage or salary
                                            Total    measure)       transfers          gains          income
                                         (thous.)      Def 1           Def 2          Def 3           Def 4
  Housing assistance                          495        52.0            65.6           65.6            63.8
  Energy assistance                           209        55.7            73.4           73.4            72.5
  Free or reduced-price school lunches       2553        40.5            45.5           45.4            43.2
Family received both food stamps and
  cash assistance                             360        69.5            88.7           88.2            85.4

Health Insurance Coverage

One or more members covered by:
  Employer-provided plan                     5375         5.8             7.7            7.7             5.8
  Medicare                                    752        13.4            48.4           48.1            47.5
  Medicaid                                   3257        35.8            43.9           43.7            42.6
No members covered by:
  Employer-provided plan or Medicare or
    Medicaid                                    0          .               .              .               .
  Health insurance                              0          .               .              .               .
Family received:
  Medicare and Medicaid                       234        21.8            62.1           61.1            59.9

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                                                       After taxes
                                                                                                      Definition 8
                                          Definition 4                  Definition 6                          plus
                                                  less   Definition 5           plus   Definition 7      nonmeans-
                                                Social           less         Earned           less         tested
                                              Security        Federal         Income          state     government
                                               payroll         income            Tax         income           cash
                                                 taxes          taxes         Credit          taxes      transfers
                                                Def 5          Def 6          Def 7          Def 8          Def 9
BELOW POVERTY LEVEL

Hispanic (of any race)

    All families                                  25.2           24.4           21.0           21.0           16.9

Age of Householder

15 to 24 years                                    29.0           27.1           23.0           22.6           22.2
25 to 44 years                                    23.9           22.8           18.3           18.3           17.4
45 to 54 years                                    17.5           17.2           15.1           15.1           12.6
55 to 64 years                                    25.9           25.8           24.3           24.3           16.4
65 years and over                                 49.3           49.4           48.9           49.1           18.9

Type of Family

Married-couple families                           19.5           18.5           15.4           15.4           11.1
  With related children under 18                  18.6           17.0           12.6           12.6           11.5
    With related children under 6                 22.6           20.6           15.6           15.6           14.4
Male householder, no wife present                 19.9           19.9           18.2           18.2           14.3
Female householder, no husband present            43.1           42.6           37.6           37.6           33.9
  With related children under 18                  48.2           47.4           41.1           41.1           38.1
    With related children under 6                 55.4           54.3           48.2           48.1           46.5

Region

Northeast                                         30.3           29.6           27.2           26.8           22.4
Midwest                                           22.2           21.6           18.9           19.3           15.6
South                                             26.6           25.9           22.5           22.5           17.5
West                                              22.8           21.8           18.0           18.0           14.6

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                                                       After taxes
                                                                                                      Definition 8
                                          Definition 4                  Definition 6                          plus
                                                  less   Definition 5           plus   Definition 7      nonmeans-
                                                Social           less         Earned           less         tested
                                              Security        Federal         Income          state     government
                                               payroll         income            Tax         income           cash
                                                 taxes          taxes         Credit          taxes      transfers
                                                Def 5          Def 6          Def 7          Def 8          Def 9

Educational Attainment

Less than 12th grade, no diploma                  37.8           36.8           31.9           31.8           26.5
High school graduate, no college                  23.5           22.3           18.7           18.7           14.9
College: Less than bachelor's degree              14.9           14.8           12.7           12.7            9.7
         Bachelor's degree or more                 8.0            7.8            7.1            7.1            4.3

Work Experience in 2006

     Total, 15 to 64 years                        23.3           22.4           18.7           18.7           16.7
Worked at full-time jobs                          13.7           12.8            9.4            9.3            8.6
  50 to 52 weeks                                  10.9           10.0            7.0            6.9            6.5
Worked at part-time jobs                          35.8           35.1           30.0           30.0           26.3
Did not work                                      51.5           50.7           46.9           46.9           41.2

Year-Round Full-Time Workers

No workers                                        67.7           67.0           63.2           63.4           48.0
  Householder 15 to 64 years                      66.0           65.2           60.4           60.5           52.8
  Householder 65 years and over                   74.4           74.6           74.6           74.9           28.8
One worker                                        18.9           17.6           12.5           12.4           11.3
Two workers or more                                2.2            2.2            1.7            1.7            1.6

Program Participation Status of
  Family Members

One or more members received:
  Cash assistance                                 69.3           69.6           67.1           67.3           60.9
    Public assistance or wefare non-SSI           79.6           79.2           75.3           75.8           72.4
    SSI                                           65.5           66.1           64.7           64.7           57.2
  Food stamps                                     75.5           74.8           67.6           67.8           62.8

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                                                       After taxes
                                                                                                      Definition 8
                                          Definition 4                  Definition 6                          plus
                                                  less   Definition 5           plus   Definition 7      nonmeans-
                                                Social           less         Earned           less         tested
                                              Security        Federal         Income          state     government
                                               payroll         income            Tax         income           cash
                                                 taxes          taxes         Credit          taxes      transfers
                                                Def 5          Def 6          Def 7          Def 8          Def 9
  Housing assistance                              64.6           64.9           60.6           60.6           53.1
  Energy assistance                               75.0           73.5           67.8           69.1           56.8
  Free or reduced-price school lunches            47.1           44.9           36.8           36.8           34.0
Family received both food stamps and
  cash assistance                                 87.4           87.1           85.1           85.5           81.9

Health Insurance Coverage

One or more members covered by:
  Employer-provided plan                           6.5            6.3            4.9            5.0            3.6
  Medicare                                        47.8           47.8           47.3           47.3           16.4
  Medicaid                                        45.6           44.0           37.8           37.9           32.9
No members covered by:
  Employer-provided plan or Medicare or
    Medicaid                                        .              .              .              .              .
  Health insurance                                  .              .              .              .              .
Family received:
  Medicare and Medicaid                           59.9           59.9           59.2           59.2           31.3

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                                                        After taxes
                                                                                                       Definition 13
                                                                        Definition 11                           plus
                                                         Definition 10           plus                          other
                                                                  plus   means-tested                   means-tested
                                          Definition 9   regular-price     government  Definition 12      government
                                                  plus          school           cash           plus         noncash
                                              Medicare         lunches      transfers       Medicaid       transfers
                                               Def 10          Def 11         Def 12         Def 13          Def 14
BELOW POVERTY LEVEL

Hispanic (of any race)

    All families                                  16.6            16.6           15.5           14.8            13.6

Age of Householder

15 to 24 years                                    22.1            22.1           21.8           20.7            19.7
25 to 44 years                                    17.3            17.3           16.6           15.8            14.3
45 to 54 years                                    12.2            12.2           10.8           10.3             9.2
55 to 64 years                                    16.1            16.1           14.0           13.6            12.9
65 years and over                                 17.1            17.1           15.2           14.7            14.0

Type of Family

Married-couple families                           10.8            10.8           10.2            9.7             9.1
  With related children under 18                  11.2            11.2           10.8           10.2             9.4
    With related children under 6                 14.2            14.2           13.9           12.8            12.0
Male householder, no wife present                 14.2            14.2           13.5           13.0            12.0
Female householder, no husband present            33.4            33.4           31.1           29.8            26.6
  With related children under 18                  37.8            37.8           35.9           34.4            30.5
    With related children under 6                 45.8            45.8           44.4           42.4            39.4

Region

Northeast                                         22.0            22.0           20.1           18.6            15.6
Midwest                                           15.4            15.4           14.8           13.7            12.2
South                                             17.3            17.3           16.5           16.3            15.3
West                                              14.3            14.3           13.2           12.5            11.7

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                                                        After taxes
                                                                                                       Definition 13
                                                                        Definition 11                           plus
                                                         Definition 10           plus                          other
                                                                  plus   means-tested                   means-tested
                                          Definition 9   regular-price     government  Definition 12      government
                                                  plus          school           cash           plus         noncash
                                              Medicare         lunches      transfers       Medicaid       transfers
                                               Def 10          Def 11         Def 12         Def 13          Def 14

Educational Attainment

Less than 12th grade, no diploma                  25.8            25.8           24.6           23.4            21.7
High school graduate, no college                  14.8            14.8           13.7           12.9            11.5
College: Less than bachelor's degree               9.6             9.6            8.7            8.5             7.8
         Bachelor's degree or more                 4.2             4.2            3.9            3.9             3.5

Work Experience in 2006

     Total, 15 to 64 years                        16.5            16.5           15.6           14.9            13.6
Worked at full-time jobs                           8.5             8.5            8.1            7.8             7.1
  50 to 52 weeks                                   6.5             6.5            6.2            5.9             5.2
Worked at part-time jobs                          25.8            25.8           25.2           23.6            20.5
Did not work                                      40.8            40.8           37.5           35.7            33.5

Year-Round Full-Time Workers

No workers                                        47.0            47.0           43.9           42.5            39.2
  Householder 15 to 64 years                      52.1            52.1           48.9           47.3            43.6
  Householder 65 years and over                   26.6            26.6           23.5           23.0            21.8
One worker                                        11.1            11.1           10.5            9.8             8.8
Two workers or more                                1.6             1.6            1.5            1.3             1.2

Program Participation Status of
  Family Members

One or more members received:
  Cash assistance                                 58.9            58.9           44.5           41.6            36.3
    Public assistance or wefare non-SSI           72.4            72.4           64.5           59.6            50.0
    SSI                                           54.3            54.3           35.6           33.2            30.3
  Food stamps                                     61.1            61.1           55.9           52.2            42.4

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                                                        After taxes
                                                                                                       Definition 13
                                                                        Definition 11                           plus
                                                         Definition 10           plus                          other
                                                                  plus   means-tested                   means-tested
                                          Definition 9   regular-price     government  Definition 12      government
                                                  plus          school           cash           plus         noncash
                                              Medicare         lunches      transfers       Medicaid       transfers
                                               Def 10          Def 11         Def 12         Def 13          Def 14
  Housing assistance                              51.2            51.2           46.3           42.6            31.5
  Energy assistance                               55.2            55.2           50.4           48.4            37.6
  Free or reduced-price school lunches            33.6            33.6           31.9           30.1            26.3
Family received both food stamps and
  cash assistance                                 79.7            79.7           64.6           59.2            49.5

Health Insurance Coverage

One or more members covered by:
  Employer-provided plan                           3.5             3.5            3.4            3.4             3.0
  Medicare                                        14.5            14.5           11.1           10.9            10.5
  Medicaid                                        32.2            32.2           29.5           27.4            24.6
No members covered by:
  Employer-provided plan or Medicare or
    Medicaid                                        .               .              .              .               .
  Health insurance                                  .               .              .              .               .
Family received:
  Medicare and Medicaid                           27.3            27.3           16.9           16.5            15.0

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                                                   After taxes
                                            Definition 14
                                                     plus
                                                      net                            Money
                                                  imputed     Definition 14         Income          Money
                                                   return              less    after Taxes         Income
                                                on equity           medical  not including          after
                                              in own home          programs           EITC          Taxes
                                                  Def 15            Def 16         Def 17         Def 18
BELOW POVERTY LEVEL

Hispanic (of any race)

    All families                                     13.0              14.1           20.0           16.4

Age of Householder

15 to 24 years                                       19.6              20.4           27.5           22.9
25 to 44 years                                       13.9              14.7           22.0           17.3
45 to 54 years                                        8.5               9.8           13.5           11.4
55 to 64 years                                       11.9              13.1           16.7           15.1
65 years and over                                    11.1              14.9           17.5           17.1

Type of Family

Married-couple families                               8.4               9.5           14.0           10.8
  With related children under 18                      8.9               9.9           16.2           11.6
    With related children under 6                    11.7              12.9           19.9           14.6
Male householder, no wife present                    11.6              12.7           15.8           14.2
Female householder, no husband present               26.0              27.4           38.2           32.7
  With related children under 18                     30.0              31.5           44.9           37.8
    With related children under 6                    39.3              40.8           53.4           46.6

Region

Northeast                                            15.6              16.4           23.8           21.0
Midwest                                              11.5              12.4           18.0           15.4
South                                                14.5              15.7           21.3           17.3
West                                                 11.0              12.3           17.9           14.2

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                                                   After taxes
                                            Definition 14
                                                     plus
                                                      net                            Money
                                                  imputed     Definition 14         Income          Money
                                                   return              less    after Taxes         Income
                                                on equity           medical  not including          after
                                              in own home          programs           EITC          Taxes
                                                  Def 15            Def 16         Def 17         Def 18

Educational Attainment

Less than 12th grade, no diploma                     20.4              22.8           31.1           25.9
High school graduate, no college                     11.3              11.6           18.1           14.3
College: Less than bachelor's degree                  7.8               8.1           11.5            9.5
         Bachelor's degree or more                    2.9               3.6            4.7            4.0

Work Experience in 2006

     Total, 15 to 64 years                           13.1              14.1           20.2           16.4
Worked at full-time jobs                              6.7               7.2           12.4            8.7
  50 to 52 weeks                                      4.9               5.4           10.0            6.7
Worked at part-time jobs                             20.2              21.3           30.4           26.5
Did not work                                         32.6              35.0           43.0           38.8

Year-Round Full-Time Workers

No workers                                           37.6              40.4           49.5           45.7
  Householder 15 to 64 years                         42.6              44.8           55.2           50.5
  Householder 65 years and over                      17.2              23.0           26.3           26.3
One worker                                            8.4               9.3           16.9           11.4
Two workers or more                                   1.1               1.4            2.0            1.6

Program Participation Status of
  Family Members

One or more members received:
  Cash assistance                                    35.6              39.0           49.3           46.8
    Public assistance or wefare non-SSI              50.0              54.1           69.5           65.9
    SSI                                              29.2              32.6           40.1           38.7
  Food stamps                                        41.2              44.8           66.9           59.4

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                                                   After taxes
                                            Definition 14
                                                     plus
                                                      net                            Money
                                                  imputed     Definition 14         Income          Money
                                                   return              less    after Taxes         Income
                                                on equity           medical  not including          after
                                              in own home          programs           EITC          Taxes
                                                  Def 15            Def 16         Def 17         Def 18
  Housing assistance                                 31.5              34.2           53.1           49.3
  Energy assistance                                  37.3              40.3           55.9           51.6
  Free or reduced-price school lunches               25.2              27.3           42.2           33.5
Family received both food stamps and
  cash assistance                                    48.7              53.8           71.2           68.8

Health Insurance Coverage

One or more members covered by:
  Employer-provided plan                              2.7               3.1            6.2            4.6
  Medicare                                            9.1              10.8           13.4           12.6
  Medicaid                                           24.2              26.1           37.3           31.0
No members covered by:
  Employer-provided plan or Medicare or
    Medicaid                                           .                 .              .              .
  Health insurance                                     .                 .              .              .
Family received:
  Medicare and Medicaid                              14.4              15.9           21.8           20.0

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                          Defin 1   Defin 2   Defin 3   Defin 4   Defin 5   Defin 6   Defin 7   Defin 8   Defin 9
BELOW POVERTY LEVEL

Hispanic (of any race)

    All families                             1922      2474      2472      2369      2560      2479      2133      2131      1714

Age of Householder

15 to 24 years                                214       221       223       210       235       219       186       184       180
25 to 44 years                               1191      1302      1298      1240      1350      1293      1038      1038       983
45 to 54 years                                232       312       315       301       330       323       284       284       236
55 to 64 years                                156       259       261       248       269       267       252       252       170
65 years and over                             129       380       376       369       376       377       373       374       144

Type of Family

Married-couple families                       903      1251      1253      1200      1319      1249      1042      1040       749
  With related children under 18              718       798       799       753       856       785       582       580       528
    With related children under 6             493       535       535       509       577       526       399       399       369
Male householder, no wife present             139       181       182       175       188       188       172       172       135
Female householder, no husband present        881      1043      1037       994      1053      1042       919       919       829
  With related children under 18              811       910       907       868       920       905       784       784       728
    With related children under 6             448       486       486       460       489       479       425       424       410

Region

Northeast                                     332       429       429       413       438       429       394       389       325
Midwest                                       145       185       182       173       189       184       161       164       132
South                                         739       944       944       914       991       963       835       835       651
West                                          706       916       917       870       942       904       743       743       605

Educational Attainment

Less than 12th grade, no diploma             1114      1385      1389      1339      1446      1407      1220      1218      1012
High school graduate, no college              513       660       653       629       690       653       549       548       437
College: Less than bachelor's degree          242       333       334       312       328       326       278       280       212
         Bachelor's degree or more             54        96        96        90        96        93        85        85        52

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                          Defin 1   Defin 2   Defin 3   Defin 4   Defin 5   Defin 6   Defin 7   Defin 8   Defin 9

Work Experience in 2006

     Total, 15 to 64 years                   1793      2095      2096      2000      2184      2102      1760      1757      1570
Worked at full-time jobs                      766       855       857       789       911       850       623       619       571
  50 to 52 weeks                              513       567       570       515       617       566       394       389       369
Worked at part-time jobs                      245       290       287       282       305       300       256       256       225
Did not work                                  782       950       952       929       968       953       881       882       774

Year-Round Full-Time Workers

No workers                                   1143      1582      1576      1552      1593      1578      1488      1492      1130
  Householder 15 to 64 years                 1021      1228      1226      1206      1244      1228      1139      1141       995
  Householder 65 years and over               122       353       350       346       349       349       349       351       135
One worker                                    730       835       837       764       899       835       594       589       536
Two workers or more                            49        57        59        53        68        67        50        50        47

Program Participation Status of
  Family Members

One or more members received:
  Cash assistance                             342       500       497       483       490       492       475       476       431
    Public assistance or wefare non-SSI       195       228       228       221       225       224       213       214       204
    SSI                                       187       320       316       310       313       316       310       310       274
  Food stamps                                 679       791       787       758       788       781       706       708       655
  Housing assistance                          257       325       325       315       320       321       300       300       263
  Energy assistance                           116       153       153       151       156       153       141       144       118
  Free or reduced-price school lunches       1033      1161      1160      1102      1202      1145       940       939       868
Family received both food stamps and
  cash assistance                             250       320       318       308       315       314       307       308       295

Health Insurance Coverage

One or more members covered by:
  Employer-provided plan                      309       413       415       312       349       337       265       267       192
  Medicare                                    100       364       361       357       359       359       356       356       123
  Medicaid                                   1165      1429      1422      1386      1485      1434      1232      1233      1072
No members covered by:
  Employer-provided plan or Medicare or
    Medicaid                                    0         0         0         0         0         0         0         0         0

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                          Defin 1   Defin 2   Defin 3   Defin 4   Defin 5   Defin 6   Defin 7   Defin 8   Defin 9
  Health insurance                              0         0         0         0         0         0         0         0         0
Family received:
  Medicare and Medicaid                        51       145       143       140       140       140       139       139        73

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                         Defin 10  Defin 11  Defin 12  Defin 13  Defin 14  Defin 15  Defin 16  Defin 17  Defin 18
BELOW POVERTY LEVEL

Hispanic (of any race)

    All families                             1683      1683      1579      1507      1380      1316      1433      2028      1667

Age of Householder

15 to 24 years                                179       179       177       168       160       159       165       223       186
25 to 44 years                                977       977       938       892       807       788       835      1244       980
45 to 54 years                                230       230       203       194       173       159       184       255       214
55 to 64 years                                167       167       145       141       133       124       136       173       157
65 years and over                             131       131       116       112       107        85       113       134       131

Type of Family

Married-couple families                       732       732       690       655       616       571       642       944       733
  With related children under 18              517       517       500       468       432       412       455       745       534
    With related children under 6             363       363       355       329       307       300       330       508       375
Male householder, no wife present             134       134       128       122       114       110       120       149       134
Female householder, no husband present        818       818       761       730       650       635       671       935       801
  With related children under 18              722       722       686       656       581       573       601       856       722
    With related children under 6             404       404       392       374       348       347       360       471       411

Region

Northeast                                     319       319       291       270       226       226       238       345       304
Midwest                                       131       131       126       117       104        98       106       153       131
South                                         643       643       615       605       568       538       582       792       644
West                                          591       591       547       516       482       454       507       739       588

Educational Attainment

Less than 12th grade, no diploma              988       988       941       896       830       779       871      1188       991
High school graduate, no college              433       433       400       377       336       331       341       530       419
College: Less than bachelor's degree          212       212       191       188       172       171       178       254       209
         Bachelor's degree or more             50        50        46        46        42        35        43        57        48

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                         Defin 10  Defin 11  Defin 12  Defin 13  Defin 14  Defin 15  Defin 16  Defin 17  Defin 18

Work Experience in 2006

     Total, 15 to 64 years                   1553      1553      1462      1395      1273      1231      1320      1894      1536
Worked at full-time jobs                      566       566       542       522       470       445       482       828       581
  50 to 52 weeks                              366       366       350       332       292       275       303       565       376
Worked at part-time jobs                      220       220       215       202       175       173       181       260       226
Did not work                                  766       766       704       671       628       613       657       807       729

Year-Round Full-Time Workers

No workers                                   1107      1107      1032       999       924       884       952      1165      1076
  Householder 15 to 64 years                  983       983       922       891       821       803       844      1041       952
  Householder 65 years and over               124       124       110       108       102        81       108       123       123
One worker                                    529       529       501       468       419       398       440       802       543
Two workers or more                            47        47        46        40        37        34        41        61        48

Program Participation Status of
  Family Members

One or more members received:
  Cash assistance                             417       417       315       294       257       252       276       349       331
    Public assistance or wefare non-SSI       204       204       182       168       141       141       153       196       186
    SSI                                       260       260       170       159       145       140       156       192       185
  Food stamps                                 638       638       584       545       442       430       468       698       620
  Housing assistance                          253       253       229       211       156       156       169       263       244
  Energy assistance                           115       115       105       101        78        78        84       117       108
  Free or reduced-price school lunches        857       857       814       769       670       643       697      1078       855
Family received both food stamps and
  cash assistance                             287       287       233       214       178       175       194       257       248

Health Insurance Coverage

One or more members covered by:
  Employer-provided plan                      189       189       181       180       162       143       165       332       245
  Medicare                                    109       109        83        82        79        69        81       100        95
  Medicaid                                   1049      1049       961       893       800       787       851      1214      1008
No members covered by:
  Employer-provided plan or Medicare or
    Medicaid                                    0         0         0         0         0         0         0         0         0

Table 3.  Percent of Families in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2006
 (Hispanic Origin)

                                         Defin 10  Defin 11  Defin 12  Defin 13  Defin 14  Defin 15  Defin 16  Defin 17  Defin 18
  Health insurance                              0         0         0         0         0         0         0         0         0
Family received:
  Medicare and Medicaid                        64        64        40        39        35        34        37        51        47
Race Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Contact: Demographic Call Center Staff at 301-763-2422 or 1-866-758-1060 (toll free)
Last revised: December 31, 2007
URL: http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/cpstables/macro/032007/rdcall/3_009.htm