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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Broward County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS       INCOME IN 1999    
  Population 16 years and over 1,281,478 100.0     Households 654,787 100.0
In labor force 803,157 62.7   Less than $10,000 59,064 9.0
     Civilian labor force 801,772 62.6   $10,000 to $14,999 42,974 6.6
          Employed 758,939 59.2   $15,000 to $24,999 86,088 13.1
          Unemployed 42,833 3.3   $25,000 to $34,999 85,586 13.1
               Percent of civilian labor force 5.3 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 107,102 16.4
     Armed Forces 1,385 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 123,987 18.9
Not in labor force 478,321 37.3   $75,000 to $99,999 66,201 10.1
        $100,000 to $149,999 52,085 8.0
   Females 16 years and over 674,457 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 15,056 2.3
In labor force 378,403 56.1   $200,000 or more 16,644 2.5
     Civilian labor force 378,280 56.1   Median household income (dollars) 41,691 (X)
          Employed 356,603 52.9        
             
  Own children under 6 years 116,427 100.0   With earnings 504,348 77.0
All parents in family in labor force 71,784 61.7        Mean earnings (dollars) 58,210 (X)
        With Social Security income 190,904 29.2
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 11,690 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 743,543 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 21,937 3.4
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 595,165 80.0        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,756 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 89,375 12.0   With public assistance income 13,555 2.1
Public transportation (including taxicab) 17,048 2.3        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,448 (X)
Walked 9,680 1.3   With retirement income 90,240 13.8
Other means 10,766 1.4        Mean retirement income (dollars) 17,133 (X)
Worked at home 21,509 2.9        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 27.4 (X)        
          Families 413,958 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 758,939 100.0   Less than $10,000 22,695 5.5
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 16,660 4.0
Management, professional, and related occupations 252,940 33.3   $15,000 to $24,999 45,576 11.0
Service occupations 124,050 16.3   $25,000 to $34,999 50,664 12.2
Sales and office occupations 235,165 31.0    $35,000 to $49,999 68,648 16.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1,810 0.2   $50,000 to $74,999 89,495 21.6
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 74,207 9.8   $75,000 to $99,999 51,750 12.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 70,767 9.3   $100,000 to $149,999 42,321 10.2
        150,000 to $199,999 12,383 3.0
        $200,000 or more 13,766 3.3
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 50,531 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 2,373 0.3   Per capita income (dollars) 23,170 (X)
Construction 56,496 7.4   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 50,521 6.7   Male full-time, year-round workers 36,741 (X)
Wholesale trade 34,578 4.6   Female full-time, year-round workers 28,529 (X)
Retail trade 106,804 14.1   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 42,891 5.7                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 27,924 3.7   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 69,046 9.1   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 88,604 11.7     Families 35,964 8.7
Educational, health and social services 134,872 17.8   With related children under 18 years 26,534 12.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 69,535 9.2        With related children under 5 years 12,163 14.5
Other services (except public administration) 41,307 5.4        
Public administration 33,988 4.5     Families with female householder, no husband present 17,158 21.5
        With related children under 18 years 15,243 28.4
             With related children under 5 years 6,783 38.2
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 184,589 11.5
Private wage and salary workers 628,691 82.8   18 years and over 125,774 10.2
Government workers 89,130 11.7        65 years and over 25,558 10.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 39,354 5.2   Related children under 18 years 57,035 15.3
Unpaid family workers 1,764 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 41,114 15.1
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 62,393 18.6
             
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
If the denominator of a mean value or per capita value is less than 30, then that value is calculated using a rounded aggregate in the numerator. See text.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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