Kentucky: By The Numbers

 

~ Families and Poverty Update ~

 


 

Kentucky: By The Numbers

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While the poverty rate for single parents (male or female) tends to be higher than that for married couples, in over 58 counties in Kentucky, there are more married couples with children living in poverty than single mothers.

The Census defines a family as "A group of two or more people who reside together and who are related by birth, marriage, or adoption." Related children is defined as including "all people in a household under the age of 18, regardless of marital status, who are related to the householder." 

This issue of "Kentucky: By the Numbers" provides data on families with related children living below poverty.

 This is one of a series of several profiles produced by "Kentucky: By the Numbers" examining different aspects of poverty at the county level in Kentucky.

 


Other "Kentucky: By the Numbers" webpages:

        Data Series

        Publications

         Links to Additional Data Sites

        Kentucky: By the Numbers Homepage

 


To view these files, you will need Adobe Acrobat.

These publications are available online at the SNARL website at http://www.ca.uky.edu/snarl


 

 

 

County Data Sheets

 

PDF Files:

~ ~ Each Data Sheet is 2 Pages Long ~ ~

EACH OF THE FILES CONTAINS 15 COUNTIES.

 

To find your county, click on the file that contains your county name. 

All counties are listed alphabetically.

 

To print your county, scroll down to it and print the current page(s) only.

To print the entire series, print all pages in each file.

 

 

 

Adair County through

Breckinridge County

 

 

Knott County through

McCreary County

 

 

Bullitt County through

Cumberland County

 

 

McLean County through

Muhlenberg County

 

 

Daviess County through

Green County

 

 

Nelson County through

Russell County

 

 

Greenup County through

Kenton County

 

 

Scott County through

Woodford County

 

 

 

Data Sources Used

 

The poverty data are from the U.S. Census Bureau

and were downloaded from American FactFinder at the Census website

 

http://factfinder2.census.gov

 

 

Data are also available from the Kentucky State Data Center at

http://ksdc.louisville.edu/

 

 

 

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