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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

White alone, not Hispanic
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
54,450 10,443 19.2 44,281 6,221 14.0 3,069 1,003 32.7 7,100 3,220 45.3
 
Families with no workers (16)
8,194 3,664 44.7 6,652 2,425 36.5 390 303 77.7 1,152 936 81.3
Families with at least one worker (16) 46,255 6,779 14.7 37,629 3,796 10.1 2,679 700 26.1 5,947 2,283 38.4
      Only one working family member 15,853 4,558 28.8 10,321 2,107 20.4 1,573 566 36.0 3,958 1,884 47.6
      Two or more working family members 30,402 2,221 7.3 27,308 1,689 6.2 1,106 133 12.0 1,989 399 20.1
 
Families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
15,996 6,615 41.4 11,876 3,757 31.6 1,035 655 63.3 3,085 2,204 71.4
      No part-time or part-year workers 8,194 3,664 44.7 6,652 2,425 36.5 390 303 77.7 1,152 936 81.3
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 7,802 2,951 37.8 5,224 1,332 25.5 645 352 54.6 1,933 1,267 65.6
          One part-time or part-year worker 5,076 2,229 43.9 2,993 849 28.4 501 295 58.7 1,581 1,085 68.6
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 2,726 722 26.5 2,232 483 21.6 144 58 40.0 351 182 52.0
Families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
38,453 3,828 10.0 32,405 2,464 7.6 2,034 348 17.1 4,015 1,016 25.3
      One full-time year-round worker 23,076 3,441 14.9 18,127 2,152 11.9 1,582 316 20.0 3,367 973 28.9
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
10,777 2,329 21.6 7,329 1,258 17.2 1,072 272 25.4 2,377 800 33.6
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
12,299 1,112 9.0 10,799 894 8.3 510 45 8.7 990 174 17.5
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 15,377 387 2.5 14,277 313 2.2 452 31 6.9 648 43 6.6
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
12,605 320 2.5 11,717 256 2.2 377 27 7.1 511 37 7.3
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
2,772 67 2.4 2,560 57 2.2 75 4 5.7 137 6 4.2
 
Families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
22,873 4,130 18.1 18,583 2,283 12.3 1,230 401 32.6 3,059 1,447 47.3
      One part-time or part-year worker 17,605 3,255 18.5 14,103 1,683 11.9 989 336 34.0 2,513 1,235 49.1
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 5,268 875 16.6 4,481 599 13.4 241 65 26.7 546 211 38.7

Poverty Footnotes


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