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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 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 alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
2,538 1,511 59.5 971 308 31.7 184 108 59.0 1,383 1,094 79.1
 
Families with no workers (16)
370 359 97.0 25 23 (B) 20 18 (B) 325 317 97.6
Families with at least one worker (16) 2,169 1,152 53.1 947 285 30.1 164 90 55.1 1,058 777 73.4
      Only one working family member 1,262 905 71.7 262 149 56.6 140 75 53.6 860 681 79.2
      Two or more working family members 907 247 27.3 685 136 19.9 24 15 (B) 198 96 48.2
 
Families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
1,022 919 90.0 152 110 72.3 73 57 (B) 796 752 94.4
      No part-time or part-year workers 370 359 97.0 25 23 (B) 20 18 (B) 325 317 97.6
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 652 561 86.0 127 87 68.2 53 39 (B) 472 435 92.2
          One part-time or part-year worker 554 493 88.9 66 49 (B) 47 35 (B) 440 408 92.7
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 98 68 69.7 61 38 (B) 5 4 (B) 31 27 (B)
Families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
1,517 591 39.0 819 198 24.2 111 51 46.2 587 342 58.3
      One full-time year-round worker 1,043 530 50.8 432 159 36.8 103 46 45.0 508 324 63.8
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
708 412 58.2 196 100 50.8 92 39 42.8 420 273 65.1
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
335 118 35.1 236 60 25.3 11 7 (B) 88 51 57.9
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 474 62 13.0 387 39 10.0 8 5 (B) 79 18 22.8
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
410 54 13.3 344 36 10.5 3 3 (B) 63 15 (B)
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
64 7 (B) 43 3 (B) 5 1 (B) 16 3 (B)
 
Families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
1,051 686 65.2 407 149 36.7 68 47 (B) 576 489 84.9
      One part-time or part-year worker 908 591 65.1 322 99 30.9 60 41 (B) 527 452 85.7
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 143 94 65.9 85 50 58.4 9 7 (B) 49 38 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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