Persons in low income after tax (- 1997 to 2001)

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Persons in low income after tax
(- 1997 to 2001)
  1997 1998 1999 2000 2001
  numbers in thousands
All persons 4,379 4,031 3,861 3,743 3,396
Under 18 years of age 1,220 1,096 1,016 967 845
18 to 64 2,851 2,635 2,563 2,501 2,306
65 and over 308 300 281 275 246
Males 2,050 1,880 1,822 1,687 1,546
Under 18 years of age 641 584 531 474 423
18 to 64 1,327 1,214 1,217 1,140 1,047
65 and over 82 81 74 73 75
Females 2,329 2,152 2,039 2,056 1,850
Under 18 years of age 579 513 486 493 421
18 to 64 1,524 1,421 1,346 1,361 1,259
65 and over 226 218 207 202 170
Persons in economic families 2,982 2,650 2,495 2,397 2,105
Males 1,374 1,220 1,164 1,081 952
Females 1,608 1,431 1,331 1,315 1,154
Persons 65 years of age and over 67 80E 56E 52E 48E
Males 35 33E 27E 22E 25E
Females 32 46E 29E 30E 23E
Persons under 18 years of age 1,211 1,089 1,008 958 837
In two-parent families 653 561 531 537 464
In female lone-parent families 488 452 396 373 337
In all other economic families 64 74 78 44E 34E
Persons 18 to 64 years of age 1,686 1,473 1,419 1,360 1,207
Males 689 600 604 574 501
Females 997 873 815 786 707
Unattached individuals 1,398 1,381 1,366 1,346 1,291
Males 677 660 658 606 594
Females 721 721 708 740 697
Persons 65 years of age and over 241 220 225 223 197
Males 47 48 47 51 50
Females 194 172 178 172 147
Persons under 65 years of age 1,157 1,161 1,141 1,124 1,093
Males 630 612 611 555 544
Females 527 549 530 569 550

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