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Table A14. One-Person Households, Male 65 Years Old or Over

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 1,173 1.9 $8,936 $209 39.1 53.7 42.2 4.0
1970 1,181 1.8 $8,707 $184 38.9 56.2 40.7 3.1
1971 1,213 1.8 $9,421 $194 31.9 50.4 44.5 5.0
1972 1,247 1.8 $10,559 $308 22.7 47.1 48.7 4.3
1973 1,279 1.8 $10,059 $320 25.4 52.3 41.5 6.2
1974 1,297 1.8 $10,569 $366 23.9 48.4 45.6 6.0
1975 1,332 1.8 $10,397 $313 26.5 47.7 47.0 5.2
1976 1,343 1.8 $10,685 $321 24.4 47.5 48.1 4.3
1977 1,439 1.9 $10,558 $292 21.7 49.9 45.6 4.6
1978 1,471 1.9 $11,206 $420 20.3 48.2 46.2 5.5
1979 1,486 1.8 $11,227 $372 23.8 48.6 45.3 6.1
1980 1,450 1.8 $11,326 $375 24.3 47.1 46.3 6.6
1981 1,492 1.8 $11,901 $381 22.5 42.7 49.5 7.9
1982 1,624 1.9 $12,688 $397 20.5 40.9 49.1 10.0
1983 1,590 1.9 $13,615 $421 20.7 39.3 52.4 8.3
1984 1,614 1.9 $12,700 $416 19.5 42.9 50.9 6.2
1985 1,681 1.9 $13,526 $425 19.2 41.5 51.0 7.5
1986 1,801 2.0 $13,706 $431 19.0 42.7 49.8 7.4
1987 1,904 2.1 $13,812 $371 19.4 42.5 51.6 5.9
1988 1,916 2.1 $13,573 $423 18.0 43.1 49.5 7.5
1989 1,942 2.1 $14,288 $394 17.4 42.5 50.3 7.2
1990 2,010 2.1 $15,389 $533 16.3 36.8 55.1 8.1
1991 2,086 2.2 $14,113 $364 17.5 38.5 53.6 7.8
1992 1,969 2.0 $13,701 $331 17.6 37.0 55.4 7.6
1993 2,046 2.1 $14,821 $379 13.9 32.7 57.8 9.5
1994 2,254 2.3 $14,624 $327 14.8 32.6 58.2 9.2
1995 2,307 2.3 $15,048 $417 13.3 36.7 54.8 8.5
1996 2,314 2.3 $14,586 $339 13.4 34.9 57.1 8.1

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


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