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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV09: Families With Householders Under Age 65 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)

White alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
52,861 11,380 21.5 41,241 6,185 15.0 3,642 1,169 32.1 7,977 4,027 50.5
 
Families with no workers (16)
3,161 2,246 71.1 1,749 954 54.6 307 266 86.8 1,105 1,025 92.8
Families with at least one worker (16) 49,700 9,134 18.4 39,493 5,230 13.2 3,336 902 27.1 6,872 3,001 43.7
      Only one working family member 16,162 6,057 37.5 9,849 2,949 29.9 1,823 668 36.7 4,490 2,440 54.3
      Two or more working family members 33,538 3,077 9.2 29,643 2,281 7.7 1,513 234 15.5 2,382 562 23.6
 
Families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
10,393 5,905 56.8 6,042 2,591 42.9 1,081 693 64.1 3,270 2,621 80.2
      No part-time or part-year workers 3,161 2,246 71.1 1,749 954 54.6 307 266 86.8 1,105 1,025 92.8
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 7,232 3,659 50.6 4,293 1,637 38.1 775 427 55.1 2,164 1,595 73.7
          One part-time or part-year worker 4,406 2,678 60.8 2,091 988 47.2 564 333 59.1 1,751 1,357 77.5
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 2,826 981 34.7 2,202 649 29.5 210 93 44.4 414 239 57.7
Families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
42,468 5,475 12.9 35,200 3,594 10.2 2,561 476 18.6 4,708 1,406 29.9
      One full-time year-round worker 25,118 4,823 19.2 19,348 3,085 15.9 1,874 412 22.0 3,897 1,327 34.0
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
11,756 3,379 28.7 7,758 1,961 25.3 1,259 335 26.6 2,739 1,083 39.5
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
13,362 1,444 10.8 11,589 1,124 9.7 615 77 12.5 1,158 244 21.1
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 17,350 652 3.8 15,852 509 3.2 687 64 9.3 811 79 9.8
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
14,061 511 3.6 12,878 398 3.1 552 47 8.6 631 66 10.5
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
3,289 141 4.3 2,974 111 3.7 135 16 12.0 180 13 7.4
 
Families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
23,883 5,244 22.0 18,856 2,871 15.2 1,524 520 34.1 3,502 1,853 52.9
      One part-time or part-year worker 18,137 3,998 22.0 14,110 2,021 14.3 1,174 416 35.5 2,853 1,561 54.7
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 5,746 1,246 21.7 4,746 851 17.9 350 104 29.6 650 292 44.9

Poverty Footnotes


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