America's Children in Poverty: A New Look at Who's Poor Under the Supplemental Poverty Measure. Table A-3. Statistics on Expenditures 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 MOOP $1,782 $1,268 $9,237 $1,594 $3,070
Median MOOP $385 $423 $4,750 $400 $550
Median MOOP (no 0's) $540 $500 $5,090 $530 $798
Median MOOP (excl. 0's &sick in unit) $500 $500 $4,585 $500 $700
Median MOOP (exc. Sick in unit) $340 $405 $4,130 $360 $500
Percent with no MOOP 13.7% 10.0% 3.2% 12.4% 11.8%
Percent with an Elderly Person in Family 4.4% 2.6% 9.4% 3.8% 5.3%
Percent with an Adult with Health Difficulty in Family 16.5% 15.1% 14.4% 16.0% 16.1%
Percent with an Adult with Disability in Family 17.1% 13.9% 16.5% 16.0% 17.0%
           
Mean Capped Work/CC OOP $904 $1,549 $2,814 $1,122 $1,250
Median Capped Work/CC OOP $663 $1,326 $1,479 $1,224 $1,148
Mean Child Support Paid $41 $120 $207 $67 $71
Median Child Support Paid $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

 

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