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Table A12. One-Person Households, Male Under 65 Years Old

Year Number of
households
(thousands)
Percent
of all
house-
holds
Median income House-
holder
poverty
rate
Percent with specified level
of relative income
Value SE Low Middle High
1969 2,359 3.7 $23,893 $505 16.8 20.6 57.2 22.2
1970 2,634 4.1 $24,694 $454 14.5 17.8 59.8 22.4
1971 2,908 4.4 $24,755 $356 16.9 20.7 56.7 22.6
1972 3,149 4.6 $24,736 $432 14.9 19.4 59.6 21.0
1973 3,431 4.9 $25,928 $509 14.4 18.8 58.5 22.7
1974 3,654 5.1 $23,656 $478 15.2 20.8 61.4 17.8
1975 4,084 5.6 $23,730 $413 15.2 19.7 59.3 21.1
1976 4,296 5.8 $24,037 $433 14.3 18.6 60.4 21.0
1977 4,913 6.5 $25,322 $252 12.9 18.1 61.5 20.4
1978 4,992 6.5 $26,499 $436 12.4 17.2 60.9 21.9
1979 5,480 6.8 $26,514 $505 12.2 17.9 61.6 20.5
1980 5,803 7.0 $25,361 $480 13.9 18.1 60.9 21.0
1981 5,990 7.2 $25,874 $389 13.5 19.1 57.1 23.8
1982 5,827 6.9 $26,035 $436 14.7 19.1 58.0 22.9
1983 5,895 6.9 $24,732 $506 15.5 20.4 57.0 22.5
1984 6,308 7.3 $25,990 $405 13.2 19.5 57.7 22.8
1985 6,604 7.5 $26,820 $351 13.2 19.3 58.7 22.0
1986 6,445 7.2 $27,200 $547 13.6 19.5 59.1 21.4
1987 6,899 7.6 $27,623 $375 13.2 20.3 58.1 21.6
1988 7,277 7.8 $27,603 $417 14.0 20.7 57.7 21.6
1989 7,107 7.6 $27,854 $450 11.5 18.1 60.1 21.8
1990 7,440 7.9 $26,410 $467 13.2 19.0 61.5 19.5
1991 7,527 7.9 $25,920 $412 12.5 18.8 60.5 20.7
1992 7,475 7.8 $25,721 $499 13.3 20.3 58.9 20.8
1993 7,444 7.7 $25,908 $417 13.5 20.0 59.4 20.6
1994 7,911 8.0 $25,419 $419 14.6 20.9 59.7 19.4
1995 8,004 8.0 $25,880 $407 13.7 20.2 58.5 21.3
1996 8,145 8.1 $26,898 $459 12.3 18.7 60.6 20.7

Source: U. S. Bureau of the Census, March Current Population Surveys.


Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: September 13, 2011