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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 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)

Black alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
8,291 3,763 45.4 3,790 901 23.8 746 346 46.4 3,755 2,516 67.0
 
Families with no workers (16)
990 898 90.7 202 148 73.2 100 88 88.0 689 663 96.2
Families with at least one worker (16) 7,301 2,865 39.2 3,589 754 21.0 646 258 40.0 3,066 1,853 60.4
      Only one working family member 3,616 2,168 60.0 913 388 42.5 398 199 49.9 2,305 1,582 68.6
      Two or more working family members 3,685 696 18.9 2,676 366 13.7 248 60 24.1 761 271 35.6
 
Families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
2,618 2,140 81.7 618 376 60.9 262 203 77.6 1,738 1,560 89.8
      No part-time or part-year workers 990 898 90.7 202 148 73.2 100 88 88.0 689 663 96.2
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 1,628 1,242 76.3 416 229 54.9 162 115 71.2 1,050 898 85.5
          One part-time or part-year worker 1,279 1,051 82.1 222 140 63.0 128 98 76.4 929 813 87.5
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 349 191 54.8 194 89 45.7 34 17 (B) 121 85 70.5
Families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
5,673 1,623 28.6 3,172 525 16.5 484 143 29.5 2,017 955 47.4
      One full-time year-round worker 3,632 1,472 40.5 1,537 433 28.2 368 125 34.1 1,728 914 52.9
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
2,337 1,118 47.8 691 248 35.8 270 101 37.3 1,376 769 55.9
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
1,296 355 27.4 846 186 21.9 98 25 25.2 351 145 41.1
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 2,041 151 7.4 1,635 92 5.6 116 17 15.1 289 41 14.3
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
1,720 132 7.7 1,403 85 6.0 83 13 15.5 234 35 14.9
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
321 18 5.7 232 7 3.0 33 5 (B) 56 7 (B)
 
Families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
3,244 1,615 49.8 1,495 421 28.2 293 145 49.4 1,457 1,049 72.0
      One part-time or part-year worker 2,688 1,379 51.3 1,157 311 26.9 250 123 49.5 1,281 944 73.7
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 557 236 42.4 338 110 32.7 43 21 (B) 176 104 59.5

Poverty Footnotes


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