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Percent of Families Below Poverty in the Past 12 Months by Number of People in Family - 2016

 

United States
  All Families Married-Couple Families Female householder, no husband present
Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level
2 People 36,266,557 7.9% 25,979,552 3.9% 7,082,699 20.7%
3 or 4 People 31,220,401 10.5% 22,599,150 4.2% 6,451,652 31.0%
5 or 6 People 8,854,776 15.1% 7,239,429 10.1% 1,257,644 42.3%
7 or More People 1,444,228 22.1% 1,149,667 17.5% 231,392 44.7%
Oklahoma
  All Families Married-Couple Families Female householder, no husband present
Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level
2 People 469,692 8.7% 340,831 3.8% 86,791 25.3%
3 or 4 People 368,685 12.5% 269,411 5.0% 71,012 39.4%
5 or 6 People 107,995 17.9% 87,888 11.7% 15,241 51.4%
7 or More People 15,359 28.9% 11,967 20.3% 2,512 63.8%
Canadian County
  All Families Married-Couple Families Female householder, no husband present
Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level
2 People 13,838 5.2% 11,030 2.3% 2,018 20.3%
3 or 4 People 14,408 5.7% 11,899 1.9% 1,739 34.0%
5 or 6 People 3,551 3.8% 3,289 3.2% 172 16.3%
7 or More People 685 28.8% 425 24.9% 19 0.0%
Cleveland County
  All Families Married-Couple Families Female householder, no husband present
Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level
2 People 35,654 6.5% 25,901 3.1% 5,533 15.1%
3 or 4 People 26,167 7.2% 20,427 2.6% 4,023 27.5%
5 or 6 People 7,863 6.6% 6,729 4.3% 715 17.6%
7 or More People 1,092 4.6% 998 0.0% 94 53.2%
Oklahoma County
  All Families Married-Couple Families Female householder, no husband present
Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level
2 People 85,389 8.4% 57,276 2.7% 19,116 23.2%
3 or 4 People 73,524 11.5% 53,480 4.1% 15,368 36.5%
5 or 6 People 20,687 22.5% 15,201 12.9% 4,611 54.4%
7 or More People 3,293 25.8% 2,456 15.3% 729 60.6%
Oklahoma City Metro Area
  All Families Married-Couple Families Female householder, no husband present
Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent of Families Living  Below Poverty Level
2 People 154,786 7.5% 109,464 2.6% 29,816 22.3%
3 or 4 People 132,216 9.6% 100,369 3.4% 23,240 34.9%
5 or 6 People 36,376 16.8% 29,138 10.0% 5,739 50.2%
7 or More People 5,633 23.9% 4,417 16.3% 867 58.1%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau 2016 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates. Poverty Status in the Past 12 Months of Families