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Erie county new york dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over745,814100.0
In labor force465,41362.4
Civilian labor force
464,94962.3
Employed
431,17457.8
Unemployed
33,7754.5
Percent of civilian labor force
7.3(X)
Armed Forces
4640.1
Not in labor force280,40137.6
Females 16 years and over396,514100.0
In labor force226,51557.1
Civilian labor force
226,48457.1
Employed
211,72253.4
Own children under 6 years67,342100.0
All parents in family in labor force43,21664.2
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over421,809100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone341,09880.9
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled40,7259.7
Public transportation (including taxicab)17,2234.1
Walked11,2692.7
Other means2,5460.6
Worked at home8,9482.1
Mean travel time to work (minutes)21.3(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over431,174100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations149,72734.7
Service occupations67,28515.6
Sales and office occupations121,26228.1
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations7160.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations29,3916.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations62,79314.6
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,4990.3
Construction19,1784.4
Manufacturing62,25314.4
Wholesale trade18,6774.3
Retail trade50,93211.8
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities22,2115.2
Information10,2342.4
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing28,6876.7
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services34,6568.0
Educational, health and social services110,31525.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services32,3437.5
Other services (except public administration)19,5474.5
Public administration20,6424.8
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers335,58177.8
Government workers75,16617.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business19,5844.5
Unpaid family workers8430.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households380,890100.0
Less than $10,00041,32510.8
$10,000 to $14,99929,6267.8
$15,000 to $24,99953,86514.1
$25,000 to $34,99949,31612.9
$35,000 to $49,99961,76016.2
$50,000 to $74,99971,84818.9
$75,000 to $99,99937,4299.8
$100,000 to $149,99924,5376.4
$150,000 to $199,9995,9001.5
$200,000 or more5,2841.4
Median household income (dollars)38,567(X)
With earnings284,44374.7
Mean earnings (dollars)
51,587(X)
With Social Security income117,50130.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,817(X)
With Supplemental Security Income18,8645.0
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,643(X)
With public assistance income17,1034.5
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,379(X)
With retirement income80,65121.2
Mean retirement income (dollars)
14,977(X)
Families244,376100.0
Less than $10,00015,4476.3
$10,000 to $14,99910,1564.2
$15,000 to $24,99925,31310.4
$25,000 to $34,99929,63212.1
$35,000 to $49,99942,95017.6
$50,000 to $74,99956,94123.3
$75,000 to $99,99932,39713.3
$100,000 to $149,99921,8849.0
$150,000 to $199,9995,2142.1
$200,000 or more4,4421.8
Median family income (dollars)49,490(X)
Per capita income (dollars)20,357(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers38,703(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers26,510(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families22,540(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.2
With related children under 18 years18,417(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.2
With related children under 5 years
9,548(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.1
Families with female householder, no husband present14,884(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.5
With related children under 18 years13,469(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)40.5
With related children under 5 years
6,939(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)57.8
Individuals112,358(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.2
18 years and over72,360(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.4
65 years and over
11,183(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.8
Related children under 18 years39,047(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.3
Related children 5 to 17 years
26,836(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over39,538(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.2
(X) Not applicable.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P30, P32, P33, P43, P46, P49, P50, P51, P52, P53, P58, P62, P63, P64, P65, P67, P71, P72, P73, P74, P76, P77, P82, P87, P90, PCT47, PCT52, and PCT53


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