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QT-P35. Poverty Status in 1999 of Families and Nonfamily Householders: 2000
 
Geographic Area: Berkshire County)
 
[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 35,225 2,279 6.5%
With related children under 18 years 15,909 1,841 11.6%
   With related children under 5 years 5,260 950 18.1%
Householder worked in 1999 26,736 1,237 4.6%
   Full-time, year-round 18,473 218 1.2%
Householder 65 years and over 7,721 169 2.2%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 2,141 655 30.6%
   Social Security income in 1999 10,020 336 3.4%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 6,111 (X) (X)
       
         Married-couple families 27,218 728 2.7%
With related children under 18 years 10,795 404 3.7%
   With related children under 5 years 3,660 224 6.1%
Householder worked in 1999 20,579 300 1.5%
   Full-time, year-round 14,909 67 0.4%
Householder 65 years and over 6,465 148 2.3%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 1,117 124 11.1%
   Social Security income in 1999 8,152 183 2.2%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 6,098 (X) (X)
       
         Families with female householder, no husband present 6,033 1,418 23.5%
With related children under 18 years 4,023 1,335 33.2%
   With related children under 5 years 1,240 693 55.9%
Householder worked in 1999 4,529 854 18.9%
   Full-time, year-round 2,371 132 5.6%
Householder 65 years and over 990 18 1.8%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 863 473 54.8%
   Social Security income in 1999 1,367 118 8.6%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 6,144 (X) (X)
       
         Nonfamily householder 20,649 3,409 16.5%
Below 150 percent of poverty level 6,525 (X) (X)
       
         Families below:      
150 percent of poverty level 4,217 (X) (X)
185 percent of poverty level 6,054 (X) (X)
   With related children under 18 years 4,307 (X) (X)
      With related children under 5 years 1,841 (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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