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QT-P35. Poverty Status in 1999 of Families and Nonfamily Householders: 2000
 
Geographic Area: Orleans Parish)
 
[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 113,948 26,988 23.7%
With related children under 18 years 67,071 22,474 33.5%
   With related children under 5 years 25,846 10,180 39.4%
Householder worked in 1999 80,230 13,396 16.7%
   Full-time, year-round 49,634 3,555 7.2%
Householder 65 years and over 19,576 2,708 13.8%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 16,336 7,575 46.4%
   Social Security income in 1999 27,133 4,768 17.6%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 8,563 (X) (X)
       
         Married-couple families 59,634 4,948 8.3%
With related children under 18 years 28,701 3,222 11.2%
   With related children under 5 years 11,028 1,510 13.7%
Householder worked in 1999 44,989 2,081 4.6%
   Full-time, year-round 31,041 613 2.0%
Householder 65 years and over 11,492 867 7.5%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 4,274 857 20.1%
   Social Security income in 1999 14,794 1,152 7.8%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 7,746 (X) (X)
       
         Families with female householder, no husband present 45,740 19,847 43.4%
With related children under 18 years 33,564 17,581 52.4%
   With related children under 5 years 12,935 7,936 61.4%
Householder worked in 1999 29,335 10,178 34.7%
   Full-time, year-round 14,874 2,617 17.6%
Householder 65 years and over 6,613 1,569 23.7%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 10,669 6,347 59.5%
   Social Security income in 1999 10,139 3,238 31.9%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 8,873 (X) (X)
       
         Nonfamily householder 74,417 21,142 28.4%
Below 150 percent of poverty level 31,070 (X) (X)
       
         Families below:      
150 percent of poverty level 40,170 (X) (X)
185 percent of poverty level 47,649 (X) (X)
   With related children under 18 years 36,724 (X) (X)
      With related children under 5 years 15,729 (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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