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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV06: Families by Number of Working Family Members and Family Structure: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  Families (total) (10) Married-couple families (11) Families with a male householder, no wife present Families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

Black alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
9,359 2,055 22.0 4,386 346 7.9 812 161 19.9 4,161 1,548 37.2
 
Families with no workers (16)
1,488 857 57.6 513 131 25.7 124 75 60.4 852 651 76.4
Families with at least one worker (16) 7,871 1,198 15.2 3,874 214 5.5 689 87 12.6 3,309 897 27.1
      Only one working family member 4,010 1,037 25.8 1,101 143 13.0 430 72 16.8 2,479 821 33.1
      Two or more working family members 3,861 162 4.2 2,773 71 2.6 258 14 5.5 830 76 9.2
 
Families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
3,330 1,658 49.8 1,048 231 22.0 299 136 45.6 1,983 1,291 65.1
      No part-time or part-year workers 1,488 857 57.6 513 131 25.7 124 75 60.4 852 651 76.4
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 1,843 801 43.5 535 100 18.6 176 62 35.1 1,132 640 56.6
          One part-time or part-year worker 1,460 724 49.6 320 67 21.0 142 58 40.8 998 599 60.0
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 383 77 20.2 215 33 15.1 34 4 (B) 134 41 30.7
Families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
6,029 397 6.6 3,338 115 3.4 513 25 4.9 2,177 257 11.8
      One full-time year-round worker 3,918 377 9.6 1,669 107 6.4 388 17 4.4 1,860 253 13.6
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
2,551 312 12.2 781 76 9.7 289 15 5.0 1,481 222 15.0
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
1,367 65 4.7 888 31 3.5 100 3 2.5 379 31 8.3
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 2,111 20 0.9 1,669 8 0.5 125 8 6.5 317 4 1.2
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
1,766 20 1.1 1,423 8 0.6 92 8 8.8 252 4 1.5
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
345 0 0.0 246 0 0.0 33 0 (B) 66 0 (B)
 
Families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
3,554 866 24.4 1,670 130 7.8 308 64 20.8 1,576 672 42.6
      One part-time or part-year worker 2,954 787 26.6 1,309 98 7.5 264 60 22.9 1,381 629 45.5
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 600 79 13.1 361 33 9.0 43 4 (B) 196 43 21.8

Poverty Footnotes


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