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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
65,029 8,205 12.6 51,341 4,156 8.1 4,080 774 19.0 9,609 3,275 34.1
 
Families with no workers (16)
9,333 2,720 29.1 7,244 1,279 17.7 451 259 57.4 1,638 1,182 72.2
Families with at least one worker (16) 55,696 5,485 9.8 44,097 2,877 6.5 3,628 515 14.2 7,971 2,093 26.3
      Only one working family member 19,763 4,070 20.6 12,504 1,862 14.9 2,009 413 20.6 5,250 1,796 34.2
      Two or more working family members 35,933 1,414 3.9 31,592 1,015 3.2 1,620 102 6.3 2,721 297 10.9
 
Families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
18,986 5,490 28.9 13,448 2,428 18.1 1,321 559 42.4 4,217 2,503 59.4
      No part-time or part-year workers 9,333 2,720 29.1 7,244 1,279 17.7 451 259 57.4 1,638 1,182 72.2
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 9,652 2,771 28.7 6,204 1,149 18.5 869 300 34.5 2,580 1,321 51.2
          One part-time or part-year worker 6,259 2,166 34.6 3,528 758 21.5 636 246 38.7 2,095 1,162 55.4
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 3,393 604 17.8 2,675 391 14.6 233 54 23.1 485 160 32.9
Families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
46,043 2,714 5.9 37,893 1,728 4.6 2,759 215 7.8 5,391 772 14.3
      One full-time year-round worker 27,850 2,504 9.0 21,363 1,561 7.3 2,035 196 9.7 4,452 747 16.8
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
13,504 1,904 14.1 8,976 1,103 12.3 1,373 166 12.1 3,155 634 20.1
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
14,346 600 4.2 12,387 457 3.7 662 30 4.5 1,297 113 8.7
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 18,193 210 1.2 16,530 167 1.0 724 18 2.5 939 25 2.6
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
14,775 166 1.1 13,457 131 1.0 584 13 2.2 734 22 3.0
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
3,419 44 1.3 3,073 36 1.2 140 6 4.0 206 3 1.4
 
Families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
27,417 3,415 12.5 21,664 1,642 7.6 1,671 336 20.1 4,082 1,437 35.2
      One part-time or part-year worker 20,963 2,702 12.9 16,340 1,179 7.2 1,288 274 21.3 3,335 1,249 37.4
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 6,455 713 11.0 5,324 463 8.7 383 61 16.0 747 188 25.2

Poverty Footnotes


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