Skip Main Navigation Skip To Navigation Content

Income

Skip top of page navigation
Census.govPeople and Households Income Main PublicationsIncome Publications ReportsChanges in Median Household Income: 1969 to 1996 › Table A16.

Table A16. Two or More Person Households, Male Householder With No Spouse or Children

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 1,324 2.1 $34,060 $1,002 14.9 16.2 61.0 22.8
1970 1,373 2.1 $37,291 $853 14.1 14.9 61.0 24.1
1971 1,548 2.3 $32,250 $889 16.4 16.0 64.0 20.0
1972 1,681 2.5 $36,398 $759 12.8 15.8 64.0 20.2
1973 1,792 2.6 $39,115 $882 11.8 14.0 64.2 21.8
1974 1,845 2.6 $37,487 $638 10.4 12.7 65.5 21.7
1975 2,014 2.8 $37,773 $825 11.8 12.5 66.0 21.5
1976 2,209 3.0 $37,651 $730 14.3 14.0 66.6 19.4
1977 2,396 3.2 $38,458 $642 13.2 12.8 67.4 19.9
1978 2,535 3.3 $39,516 $710 11.4 13.1 66.4 20.6
1979 2,826 3.5 $39,916 $779 11.6 12.6 66.5 20.9
1980 3,156 3.8 $39,845 $645 10.6 11.9 66.9 21.2
1981 3,139 3.8 $38,542 $934 13.5 13.9 66.1 20.0
1982 3,187 3.8 $38,897 $855 13.5 13.4 64.0 22.6
1983 3,292 3.9 $38,614 $679 13.5 14.0 63.3 22.7
1984 3,348 3.9 $40,018 $861 14.3 16.0 62.5 21.5
1985 3,630 4.1 $41,351 $1,039 12.3 14.8 63.0 22.2
1986 3,779 4.2 $42,442 $822 11.5 14.2 63.2 22.6
1987 3,997 4.4 $41,509 $678 11.5 15.5 63.7 20.8
1988 4,236 4.6 $42,707 $864 11.6 14.3 65.6 20.1
1989 4,082 4.4 $43,770 $806 9.3 12.4 67.3 20.3
1990 4,221 4.5 $42,631 $795 10.4 13.7 65.4 20.9
1991 4,327 4.5 $41,057 $727 11.2 13.3 66.2 20.5
1992 4,348 4.5 $39,141 $658 13.9 15.3 65.0 19.7
1993 4,369 4.5 $40,175 $741 13.4 14.1 64.3 21.5
1994 4,533 4.6 $39,457 $708 13.6 14.4 65.8 19.7
1995 4,641 4.7 $39,329 $797 13.6 15.7 64.6 19.7
1996 5,057 5.0 $41,792 $724 12.2 15.4 64.9 19.7

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


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