America's Children in Poverty: A New Look at Who's Poor Under the Supplemental Poverty Measure. Table A-1. Statistics on Resources in Calendar Year 2010

12/01/2013

Description Core Poor Lifted Out Thrown In OPM Poor SPM Poor
Sample Size N = 7,666 N = 4,286 N = 1,828 N = 11,952 N = 9,494
Mean SPM Wage/Sal $7,115 $20,693 $26,697 $11,774 $10,672
Median SPM Wage/Sal $3,000 $17,160 $27,000 $8,500 $6,000
Any Wages in SPM Unit 58.2% 86.0% 87.4% 67.7% 63.4%
Mean # of employed in SPM Unit 0.73 1.00 1.34 0.82 0.84
Any employed in SPM Unit 58.2% 76.4% 88.0% 64.4% 63.6%
           
Mean SPM Cash Income $12,023 $27,938 $34,583 $17,331 $16,058
Mean Household Income $13,629 $28,404 $36,005 $18,558 $17,632
Mean SPM Resources $15,914 $33,536 $23,086 $21,792 $17,197
Median Cash Income $10,900 $21,843 $31,081 $15,000 $13,819
Median Household Income $11,417 $22,000 $32,000 $15,002 $14,400
Median SPM Resources $15,803 $30,689 $23,492 $21,262 $17,412
           
Mean OPR/OPT inc/needs ratio 0.43 0.66 1.45 0.49 0.74
Mean SPR(cash)/SPT inc/needs ration 0.44 1.12 1.19 0.67 0.69
Mean SPR total/SPT 0.65 1.35 0.76 0.73 0.55
           
Median OPR/OPT 0.43 0.74 1.30 0.54 0.68
Median SPR cash/SPT 0.44 0.89 1.07 0.60 0.66
Median SPR total/SPT 0.58 1.20 0.87 0.73 0.68

 

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