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Percent of Adults 65+ in Poverty by Race/Ethnicity

Percent of Adults 65+ in Poverty by Race/Ethnicity
  United States Oklahoma Canadian County Cleveland County Kingfisher County Lincoln County Logan County Oklahoma County Pottawatomie   County
Total population 65+ 9.4% 9.5% 4.6% 6.4% 9.0% 8.2% 10.3% 8.6% 10.6%
White alone 12.5% 13.9% 6.6% 11.7% 7.4% 15.4% 10.6% 14.2% 15.8%
Black, African American alone 27.1% 30.8% 7.2% 20.5% 4.9% 34.4% 34.0% 30.3% 40.3%
American Indian and Alaskan Native alone 28.6% 22.8% 14.8% 12.3% 17.7% 14.1% 20.5% 23.1% 27.5%
Asian alone 12.5% 15.2% 3.7% 21.4% n/a 0.0% 4.3% 13.7% 13.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 19.6% 29.6% 0.0% 28.7% 0.0% n/a n/a 30.4% 0.0%
Some other race alone 26.8% 27.0% 8.2% 17.2% 15.0% 18.2% 21.5% 30.6% 22.6%
Two or more races  20.1% 23.4% 8.6% 16.3% 7.8% 21.5% 16.7% 29.3% 27.6%
Hispanic or Latino 24.7% 28.4% 12.0% 21.8% 17.3% 19.0% 25.8% 31.5% 20.6%
White Alone, Not Hispanic or Latino 10.6% 12.8% 6.3% 11.0% 6.3% 15.3% 9.7% 11.5% 15.7%

Source: Census, American Community Survey 5 yr estimates