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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV08: Families With Related Children Under 6 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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)

Black alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
2,538 1,330 52.4 971 243 25.0 184 87 47.1 1,383 1,001 72.3
 
Families with no workers (16)
370 350 94.7 25 19 (B) 20 18 (B) 325 313 96.5
Families with at least one worker (16) 2,169 980 45.2 947 225 23.7 164 68 41.7 1,058 687 64.9
      Only one working family member 1,262 805 63.8 262 131 49.8 140 56 40.1 860 618 71.9
      Two or more working family members 907 175 19.3 685 94 13.7 24 12 (B) 198 69 34.8
 
Families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
1,022 883 86.4 152 96 63.1 73 53 (B) 796 735 92.2
      No part-time or part-year workers 370 350 94.7 25 19 (B) 20 18 (B) 325 313 96.5
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 652 533 81.7 127 77 60.7 53 34 (B) 472 421 89.3
          One part-time or part-year worker 554 471 85.0 66 45 (B) 47 31 (B) 440 396 89.9
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 98 62 63.2 61 33 (B) 5 4 (B) 31 26 (B)
Families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
1,517 447 29.5 819 147 18.0 111 34 30.7 587 266 45.3
      One full-time year-round worker 1,043 419 40.2 432 130 30.2 103 31 29.8 508 258 50.8
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
708 334 47.1 196 86 43.8 92 25 27.7 420 222 53.0
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
335 85 25.4 236 44 18.8 11 5 (B) 88 36 40.4
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 474 28 6.0 387 17 4.4 8 3 (B) 79 8 10.0
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
410 25 6.2 344 16 4.5 3 2 (B) 63 8 (B)
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
64 3 (B) 43 1 (B) 5 1 (B) 16 0 (B)
 
Families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
1,051 621 59.1 407 123 30.3 68 41 (B) 576 457 79.3
      One part-time or part-year worker 908 539 59.3 322 83 25.7 60 36 (B) 527 420 79.8
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 143 82 57.6 85 41 47.7 9 5 (B) 49 37 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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