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POV10: People in 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)

  People in families (total) (2) People in married-couple families (11) People in families with a male householder, no wife present People in families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

All races
 
People in families, total (2)
248,301 28,564 11.5 189,191 12,617 6.7 15,083 2,135 14.2 44,027 13,812 31.4
 
In families with no workers (16)
26,929 9,527 35.4 17,656 3,139 17.8 1,572 848 54.0 7,701 5,540 71.9
In families with at least one worker (16) 221,371 19,037 8.6 171,535 9,478 5.5 13,511 1,287 9.5 36,326 8,272 22.8
      Only one working family member 76,434 14,371 18.8 46,460 6,314 13.6 6,889 1,051 15.3 23,085 7,006 30.3
      Two or more working family members 144,937 4,666 3.2 125,075 3,164 2.5 6,622 236 3.6 13,241 1,266 9.6
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
63,011 20,067 31.8 38,892 7,183 18.5 4,662 1,705 36.6 19,458 11,179 57.5
      No part-time or part-year workers 26,929 9,527 35.4 17,656 3,139 17.8 1,572 848 54.0 7,701 5,540 71.9
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 36,082 10,540 29.2 21,235 4,044 19.0 3,090 857 27.7 11,757 5,639 48.0
          One part-time or part-year worker 23,016 8,353 36.3 11,373 2,689 23.6 2,190 739 33.7 9,452 4,925 52.1
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 13,066 2,187 16.7 9,862 1,355 13.7 899 118 13.1 2,305 714 31.0
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
185,289 8,497 4.6 150,299 5,434 3.6 10,421 430 4.1 24,569 2,633 10.7
      One full-time year-round worker 110,724 7,877 7.1 84,065 4,950 5.9 7,132 381 5.3 19,527 2,546 13.0
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
53,418 6,018 11.3 35,087 3,625 10.3 4,699 312 6.6 13,633 2,081 15.3
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
57,305 1,859 3.2 48,978 1,325 2.7 2,433 69 2.8 5,894 465 7.9
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 74,566 620 0.8 66,235 484 0.7 3,289 49 1.5 5,042 87 1.7
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
56,175 510 0.9 50,275 388 0.8 2,333 49 2.1 3,567 73 2.0
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
18,391 111 0.6 15,960 96 0.6 956 0 0.0 1,475 14 1.0
 
In families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
111,778 12,509 11.2 86,173 5,465 6.3 6,479 926 14.3 19,126 6,118 32.0
      One part-time or part-year worker 82,157 9,939 12.1 62,266 3,867 6.2 4,772 798 16.7 15,119 5,274 34.9
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 29,621 2,570 8.7 23,907 1,599 6.7 1,707 128 7.5 4,007 843 21.0

Poverty Footnotes


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