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QT-P35. Poverty Status in 1999 of Families and Nonfamily Householders: 2000
 
Geographic Area: Philadelphia 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 355,253 65,259 18.4%
With related children under 18 years 197,093 51,146 26.0%
   With related children under 5 years 78,003 23,448 30.1%
Householder worked in 1999 237,959 25,716 10.8%
   Full-time, year-round 155,123 5,433 3.5%
Householder 65 years and over 69,478 7,179 10.3%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 62,619 27,026 43.2%
   Social Security income in 1999 92,749 10,425 11.2%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 8,182 (X) (X)
       
         Married-couple families 193,030 17,091 8.9%
With related children under 18 years 90,574 10,366 11.4%
   With related children under 5 years 36,120 4,963 13.7%
Householder worked in 1999 135,646 5,712 4.2%
   Full-time, year-round 96,777 1,614 1.7%
Householder 65 years and over 41,993 3,294 7.8%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 19,915 5,388 27.1%
   Social Security income in 1999 53,133 3,719 7.0%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 7,784 (X) (X)
       
         Families with female householder, no husband present 130,746 42,100 32.2%
With related children under 18 years 89,870 36,558 40.7%
   With related children under 5 years 35,270 16,719 47.4%
Householder worked in 1999 81,085 17,826 22.0%
   Full-time, year-round 44,907 3,285 7.3%
Householder 65 years and over 22,326 3,359 15.0%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 37,186 19,928 53.6%
   Social Security income in 1999 31,470 5,852 18.6%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 8,392 (X) (X)
       
         Nonfamily householder 235,030 63,227 26.9%
Below 150 percent of poverty level 91,170 (X) (X)
       
         Families below:      
150 percent of poverty level 99,291 (X) (X)
185 percent of poverty level 123,191 (X) (X)
   With related children under 18 years 90,260 (X) (X)
      With related children under 5 years 40,082 (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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