Child Support and Alimony .... (Google eBook)

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U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, 1991 - Child support
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Page 31 - Therefore, a conclusion that the average estimate derived from all possible samples lies within a range computed in this way would be correct for roughly 90 percent of all possible samples.
Page 23 - ... to nine or more persons) cross-classified by presence and number of family members under 18 years old (from no children present to eight or more children present).
Page 23 - The poverty index is based solely on money income and does not reflect the fact that many low-income persons receive noncash benefits such as food stamps, medicaid, and public housing. The index is based on the Department of Agriculture's...
Page 22 - For each person in the sample 1 5 years old and over, questions were asked on the amount of money income received in the preceding calendar year from each of the following sources: (1 ) money wages or salary; (2) net income from nonfarm self-employment; (3) net income from farm...
Page 29 - Approximately 95 percent of the intervals from two standard errors below the estimate to two standard errors above the estimate would include the average result of all possible samples. 2. Approximately 90 percent of the intervals from...
Page 21 - Respondents were asked to select their origin (or the origin of some other household member) from a "flash card" listing ethnic origins. Persons of Hispanic origin, in particular, were those who indicated that their origin was Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or some other Hispanic origin. Persons of Hispanic origin may be of any race.
Page 22 - This is defined as the algebraic sum of money wages and salaries, net income from self-employment, and income other than earnings.
Page 22 - The income tables for families and unrelated individuals include in the lowest income group those who were classified as having no income in the income year and those reporting a loss in net income from farm and nonfarm self-employment or in rental income. Some of these were living on income "in-kind,
Page 23 - Consumption that families of three or more persons spend approximately onethird of their income on food; the poverty level for these families was, therefore, set at three times the cost of the economy food plan. For smaller families and persons living alone, the cost of the economy food plan was multiplied by factors that were slightly higher in order to compensate for the relatively larger fixed expenses of these smaller households. The poverty thresholds are updated every year to reflect changes...
Page 22 - Years of school completed. Data on years of school completed were derived from the combination of answers to questions concerning the highest grade of school attended by the person and whether or not that grade was finished. The questions of educational attainment apply only to progress in "regular

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