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Income Thresholds at the Poverty Level in 1971 by Sex of Head, Size of Family, and Number of Related Children Under 18 Years Old, by Farm-Nonfarm Residence
|Size of family unit||Weighted average threshold||Related children under 18 years|
|One person (unrelated individual)||2,136|
|Under 65 years||2,181||2,185|
|65 years and over||1,959||1,963|
|Head under 65 years||2,731||2,732||3,060|
|Head under 65 years||2,450||2,453||3,060|
|7 or more persons||6,771||7,309||7,372||7,227||7,103||6,939||6,690||6,629|
|One person (unrelated individual)||1,978|
|Under 65 years||2,017||2,021|
|65 years and over||1,934||1,938|
|Head under 65 years||2,635||2,524||2,755|
|Head under 65 years||2,437||2,422||2,755|
|7 or more persons||6,583||7,082||7,186||7,165||7,103||6,918||6,774||6,443|
|One person (unrelated individual)||1,783|
|Under 65 years||1,853||1,856|
|65 years and over||1,666||1,669|
|Head under 65 years||2,322||2,321||2,600|
|Head under 65 years||2,081||2,084||2,600|
|7 or more persons||5,749||6,214||6,267||6,144||6,038||5,898||5,687||5,635|
|One person (unrelated individual)||1,669|
|Under 65 years||1,715||1,718|
|65 years and over||1,643||1,647|
|Head under 65 years||2,195||2,145||2,342|
|Head under 65 years||2,089||2,059||2,342|
|7 or more persons||5,516||6,019||6.109||6,091||6,038||5,880||5,757||5,476|
Source:U.S. Census Bureau
Note: Weighted Average Thresholds are from "Characteristics of the Low-Income Population: 1971", P-60, No. 86. Other thresholds are the result of applying the inflation factor of 132.3/145.1 to the 1973 thresholds.