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Poverty Thresholds 2006

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Poverty Thresholds for 2006 by Size of Family and Number of Related Children Under 18 Years

Size of Family Unit Weighted
Average
Thresholds
Related children under 18 years
None One Two Three Four Five Six Seven Eight
or
more
One person (unrelated individual) ...... 10,294                  
    Under 65 years ...... 10,488 10,488                
    65 years and over ...... 9,669 9,669                
 
Two people ...... 13,167                  
    Householder under 65 years ...... 13,569 13,500 13,896              
    Householder 65 years and over ...... 12,201 12,186 13,843              
 
Three people ...... 16,079 15,769 16,227 16,242            
Four people ...... 20,614 20,794 21,134 20,444 20,516          
Five people ...... 24,382 25,076 25,441 24,662 24,059 23,691        
Six people ...... 27,560 28,842 28,957 28,360 27,788 26,938 26,434      
Seven people ...... 31,205 33,187 33,394 32,680 32,182 31,254 30,172 28,985    
Eight people ...... 34,774 37,117 37,444 36,770 36,180 35,342 34,278 33,171 32,890  
Nine people or more ...... 41,499 44,649 44,865 44,269 43,768 42,945 41,813 40,790 40,536 38,975
Source:U.S. Census Bureau

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Social, Economic, and Housing Statistics Division: Poverty |  Last Revised: September 12, 2012