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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
9,625 4,078 42.4 4,530 1,020 22.5 840 369 43.9 4,254 2,689 63.2
 
Families with no workers (16)
1,531 1,200 78.4 533 285 53.5 126 107 84.5 871 808 92.7
Families with at least one worker (16) 8,094 2,878 35.6 3,997 735 18.4 714 262 36.8 3,383 1,881 55.6
      Only one working family member 4,097 2,218 54.1 1,129 403 35.7 443 205 46.3 2,526 1,610 63.7
      Two or more working family members 3,997 661 16.5 2,868 332 11.6 271 57 21.2 857 271 31.7
 
Families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
3,421 2,509 73.3 1,079 519 48.1 310 236 76.1 2,032 1,753 86.3
      No part-time or part-year workers 1,531 1,200 78.4 533 285 53.5 126 107 84.5 871 808 92.7
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 1,891 1,309 69.2 546 234 42.8 184 129 70.3 1,161 946 81.5
          One part-time or part-year worker 1,493 1,111 74.4 326 149 45.9 148 109 74.1 1,020 852 83.5
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 397 198 50.0 220 85 38.4 36 20 (B) 140 94 66.8
Families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
6,203 1,569 25.3 3,451 501 14.5 530 133 25.1 2,222 935 42.1
      One full-time year-round worker 4,024 1,438 35.7 1,731 426 24.6 399 118 29.6 1,894 894 47.2
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
2,604 1,107 42.5 803 254 31.6 295 96 32.4 1,506 758 50.3
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
1,420 331 23.3 928 172 18.5 104 22 21.7 388 136 35.1
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 2,179 132 6.0 1,720 75 4.4 131 15 11.4 328 41 12.6
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
1,825 118 6.5 1,464 68 4.7 98 13 13.6 262 36 13.8
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
354 14 3.8 255 7 2.8 33 1 (B) 66 5 (B)
 
Families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
3,665 1,653 45.1 1,730 413 23.9 320 153 47.9 1,615 1,087 67.3
      One part-time or part-year worker 3,043 1,409 46.3 1,358 306 22.5 274 129 47.2 1,410 974 69.0
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 622 244 39.3 371 107 28.8 46 24 (B) 205 113 55.5

Poverty Footnotes


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