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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 alone, not Hispanic
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
54,450 5,086 9.3 44,281 2,504 5.7 3,069 532 17.3 7,100 2,050 28.9
 
Families with no workers (16)
8,194 1,968 24.0 6,652 1,005 15.1 390 212 54.4 1,152 751 65.2
Families with at least one worker (16) 46,255 3,118 6.7 37,629 1,500 4.0 2,679 320 11.9 5,947 1,298 21.8
      Only one working family member 15,853 2,375 15.0 10,321 948 9.2 1,573 275 17.5 3,958 1,152 29.1
      Two or more working family members 30,402 743 2.4 27,308 551 2.0 1,106 45 4.1 1,989 146 7.4
 
Families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
15,996 3,732 23.3 11,876 1,689 14.2 1,035 415 40.1 3,085 1,628 52.8
      No part-time or part-year workers 8,194 1,968 24.0 6,652 1,005 15.1 390 212 54.4 1,152 751 65.2
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 7,802 1,763 22.6 5,224 684 13.1 645 203 31.4 1,933 876 45.3
          One part-time or part-year worker 5,076 1,406 27.7 2,993 453 15.1 501 173 34.6 1,581 779 49.3
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 2,726 358 13.1 2,232 231 10.4 144 29 20.4 351 97 27.7
Families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
38,453 1,355 3.5 32,405 815 2.5 2,034 117 5.8 4,015 422 10.5
      One full-time year-round worker 23,076 1,277 5.5 18,127 747 4.1 1,582 115 7.2 3,367 416 12.4
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
10,777 970 9.0 7,329 495 6.8 1,072 101 9.5 2,377 373 15.7
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
12,299 308 2.5 10,799 252 2.3 510 13 2.6 990 43 4.4
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 15,377 77 0.5 14,277 69 0.5 452 3 0.6 648 6 0.9
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
12,605 64 0.5 11,717 58 0.5 377 2 0.5 511 4 0.8
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
2,772 13 0.5 2,560 11 0.4 75 1 1.2 137 2 1.2
 
Families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
22,873 2,084 9.1 18,583 947 5.1 1,230 217 17.6 3,059 921 30.1
      One part-time or part-year worker 17,605 1,685 9.6 14,103 685 4.9 989 184 18.6 2,513 815 32.4
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 5,268 400 7.6 4,481 261 5.8 241 33 13.6 546 106 19.3

Poverty Footnotes


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