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Number in Poverty and Poverty Rates by Race and Hispanic Origin Using 2- and 3-Year Averages: 2000, 2001, and 2002
(Numbers in thousands, confidence intervals (C.I.) in thousands or percentage points as appropriate)
|Race and Hispanic Origin||3-year average (2000-2002)1||2-year average (2001-2002)2||2-year average (2000-2001)3||Differences in 2-year average (2001-2002 less 2000-2001)4|
|White alone or in combination||10.0||0.2||10.1||0.2||9.9||0.2||*0.2||0.2|
|White alone, not Hispanic||7.9||0.2||7.9||0.2||7.8||0.2||0.1||0.2|
|Black alone or in combination||23.1||0.6||23.3||0.7||22.7||0.7||0.6||0.6|
|Black aloneWhite alone6||23.2||0.6||23.4||0.7||22.7||0.7||*0.7||0.6|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone or in combination||21.7||1.9||21.2||2.1||22.7||2.4||-1.5||1.8|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone7||23.2||2.2||23.4||2.6||22.7||2.4||0.7||2.2|
|Asian alone or in combination||10.1||0.7||10.1||0.9||10.2||0.9||-0.1||0.7|
|Asian, Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific|
|Islander, either alone or in combination||10.2||0.7||10.2||0.9||10.2||0.9||-||0.7|
|Asian and/or Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9||10.2||0.7||10.3||0.9||10.2||0.9||0.1||0.7|
|Hispanic (of any race)||21.5||0.6||21.6||0.7||21.4||0.7||0.2||0.6|
|White alone or in combination||22,819||382||23,406||455||22,192||444||*1,214||387|
|White alone, not Hispanic||15,068||316||15,419||375||14,819||368||*601||318|
|Black alone or in combination||8,334||238||8,510||281||8,059||274||*451||232|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone or in combination||802||77||854||93||726||86||*128||76|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone7||667||71||652||82||726||86||*-74||66|
|Asian alone or in combination||1,258||97||1,259||113||1,266||113||-8||93|
|Asian, Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific|
|Islander, either alone or in combination||1,303||98||1,326||116||1,266||113||60||96|
|Asian and/or Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9||1,268||97||1,273||114||1,266||113||6||94|
|Hispanic (of any race)||8,099||239||8,276||278||7,872||273||*404||215|
*Significantly different from zero at the 90-percent confidence level. For explanation of confidence intervals, see "Standard errors and their use" at www.census.gov/hhes/poverty/data/incpovhlth/2002/pov02src.pdf [PDF - 172k]