Number of white, non-hispanic families with a single father in the U.S. who live below the poverty level from 1990 to 2016 (in 1,000)

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Number of white families with a male householder in thousands
2016348
2015376
2014395
2013430
2012387
2011403
2010336
2009399
2008365
2007308
2006309
2005298
2004304
2003241
2002207
2001270
2000236
1999231
1998197
1997258
1996267
1995257
1994241
1993248
1992225
1991190
1990163

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This statistic shows the number of white, non-Hispanic families with a single father in the U.S. who live below the poverty level from 1990 to 2016. In 1990, 163,000 white families with a male householder without a wife present in the U.S. lived below the poverty level. Poverty is the state of one who lacks a certain amount of material possessions or money. Absolute poverty or destitution is inability to afford basic human needs, which commonly includes clean and fresh water, nutrition, health care, education, clothing and shelter.
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Release date
September 2017
Region
United States
Survey time period
1990 to 2016
Supplementary notes
Families as of March of the following year. No wife present

White alone, not Hispanic - With and without children under 18 years.

Poverty is the state of one who lacks a certain amount of material possessions or money. Absolute poverty or destitution is inability to afford basic human needs, which commonly includes clean and fresh water, nutrition, health care, education, clothing and shelter.
Further information regarding the poverty threshold can be accessed here.

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