Persons in low income after tax (In percent, - 2007 to 2011)

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Persons in low income after tax
(In percent, - 2007 to 2011)
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
  prevalence1 in %
All persons 9.1 9.3 9.5 9.0 8.8
Under 18 years of age 9.5 9.0 9.4 8.2 8.5
18 to 64 9.9 10.1 10.4 10.1 9.7
65 and over 4.8 5.8 5.1 5.3 5.2
Males 9.0 8.9 9.5 8.7 8.7
Under 18 years of age 9.9 9.2 9.7 8.4 8.4
18 to 64 9.7 9.7 10.6 9.9 9.7
65 and over 3.3 3.6 3.3 3.4 3.8
Females 9.3 9.8 9.5 9.3 8.9
Under 18 years of age 9.1 8.8 9.2 7.9 8.6
18 to 64 10.1 10.6 10.3 10.3 9.6
65 and over 6.0 7.5 6.6 6.8 6.4
Persons in economic families 6.0 6.2 6.5 5.9 5.5
Males 5.7 5.9 6.2 5.6 5.2
Females 6.2 6.5 6.7 6.2 5.7
Persons 65 years of age and over 1.1E 1.6E 1.4E 1.7E 1.5E
Males 1.2E 1.5E 1.3E 1.4E 1.9E
Females 1.1E 1.7E 1.5E 2.0E 1.0E
Persons under 18 years of age 9.4 8.9 9.4 8.1 8.4
In two-parent families 6.5 6.4 7.3 5.7 5.9
In female lone-parent families 26.7 23.3 21.5 21.8 23.0
In all other economic families 9.2E 10.1E 11.0E 12.0E 12.0E
Persons 18 to 64 years of age 5.5 5.9 6.3 5.9 5.1
Males 4.8 5.3 5.7 5.3 4.6
Females 6.1 6.6 6.8 6.4 5.6
Unattached individuals 27.6 27.3 26.9 26.9 27.7
Males 27.7 25.5 27.6 26.0 27.2
Females 27.4 29.1 26.1 27.7 28.3
Persons 65 years of age and over 14.0 15.6 14.1 14.3 14.9
Males 13.1 12.3E 11.9E 11.5 12.2E
Females 14.3 17.0 15.0 15.6 16.1
Persons under 65 years of age 32.2 31.6 31.4 31.3 32.3
Males 30.1 28.0 30.3 28.8 29.9
Females 35.1 36.7 33.0 34.7 36.0

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