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Table A13. One-Person Households, Female 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 3,422 5.4 $15,929 $291 22.8 28.7 62.4 8.9
1970 3,512 5.5 $15,800 $295 23.2 30.8 60.4 8.8
1971 3,726 5.6 $16,120 $319 24.7 31.4 59.3 9.3
1972 3,847 5.6 $16,683 $316 23.3 31.4 59.8 8.8
1973 4,138 5.9 $17,296 $285 21.4 30.4 62.5 7.1
1974 4,333 6.1 $17,368 $252 19.0 29.5 63.5 7.0
1975 4,431 6.1 $16,751 $301 21.6 30.6 61.7 7.7
1976 4,754 6.4 $17,230 $285 21.8 30.9 61.8 7.3
1977 5,001 6.5 $17,564 $281 20.6 29.4 63.0 7.5
1978 5,143 6.5 $18,503 $314 19.8 29.3 63.3 7.4
1979 5,489 6.8 $18,366 $310 19.7 28.7 64.9 6.4
1980 5,649 6.9 $19,064 $311 19.9 27.3 65.3 7.3
1981 5,692 6.8 $18,683 $305 20.3 27.0 64.4 8.6
1982 5,566 6.6 $19,695 $333 20.0 27.0 63.2 9.8
1983 6,034 7.1 $20,440 $372 19.2 25.1 64.3 10.7
1984 6,183 7.1 $20,293 $367 19.2 26.1 63.5 10.5
1985 6,256 7.1 $20,473 $373 19.2 26.1 63.4 10.6
1986 6,172 6.9 $20,774 $338 20.5 28.2 60.9 10.8
1987 6,367 7.0 $21,289 $393 18.6 28.1 61.3 10.7
1988 6,581 7.1 $22,878 $404 17.5 24.9 62.7 12.4
1989 6,716 7.2 $22,776 $468 17.2 25.4 62.6 12.0
1990 6,770 7.2 $23,409 $514 18.2 25.4 62.4 12.2
1991 6,924 7.2 $21,921 $392 17.7 25.1 61.0 13.9
1992 6,808 7.1 $21,701 $394 18.7 26.0 61.9 12.0
1993 6,963 7.2 $21,550 $377 19.9 26.8 59.9 13.3
1994 7,032 7.1 $21,177 $323 19.6 27.2 59.1 13.7
1995 7,096 7.1 $21,426 $376 18.5 27.2 58.9 13.8
1996 7,358 7.3 $21,432 $387 18.9 26.7 59.2 14.1

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


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