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QT-P35. Poverty Status in 1999 of Families and Nonfamily Householders: 2000
 
Geographic Area: District of Columbia)
 
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

    Number  



Poverty Status

All income levels

Below poverty status
Percent below poverty status

         Families 115,963 19,365 16.7%
With related children under 18 years 62,222 15,231 24.5%
   With related children under 5 years 25,994 7,662 29.5%
Householder worked in 1999 81,664 7,058 8.6%
   Full-time, year-round 52,938 1,374 2.6%
Householder 65 years and over 21,742 2,138 9.8%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 16,912 7,848 46.4%
   Social Security income in 1999 24,050 2,948 12.3%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 8,860 (X) (X)
       
         Married-couple families 58,050 3,336 5.7%
With related children under 18 years 24,285 1,972 8.1%
   With related children under 5 years 11,009 1,038 9.4%
Householder worked in 1999 44,739 1,264 2.8%
   Full-time, year-round 31,332 358 1.1%
Householder 65 years and over 11,776 638 5.4%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 3,257 628 19.3%
   Social Security income in 1999 12,319 773 6.3%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 8,103 (X) (X)
       
         Families with female householder, no husband present 47,558 14,272 30.0%
With related children under 18 years 32,651 12,184 37.3%
   With related children under 5 years 12,982 6,186 47.7%
Householder worked in 1999 29,592 5,085 17.2%
   Full-time, year-round 16,928 877 5.2%
Householder 65 years and over 8,316 1,304 15.7%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 12,331 6,811 55.2%
   Social Security income in 1999 9,706 1,901 19.6%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 9,181 (X) (X)
       
         Nonfamily householder 132,627 23,157 17.5%
Below 150 percent of poverty level 32,593 (X) (X)
       
         Families below:      
150 percent of poverty level 28,530 (X) (X)
185 percent of poverty level 34,287 (X) (X)
   With related children under 18 years 26,012 (X) (X)
      With related children under 5 years 12,140 (X) (X)

Date: July 7, 2006
 
(X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 200 Summary File 3, Matrices, P90, P91, P92, P93, PCT59, PCT60, and PCT61.
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