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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

Asian alone
 
People in families, total (2)
11,719 1,549 13.2 9,670 1,188 12.3 741 105 14.2 1,308 256 19.6
 
In families with no workers (16)
798 440 55.1 655 347 53.0 31 9 (B) 113 84 74.0
In families with at least one worker (16) 10,921 1,109 10.2 9,015 841 9.3 711 96 13.5 1,195 172 14.4
      Only one working family member 3,542 782 22.1 2,638 579 21.9 267 77 28.8 638 126 19.8
      Two or more working family members 7,378 327 4.4 6,377 262 4.1 444 19 4.4 557 46 8.2
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
1,930 949 49.2 1,476 703 47.7 110 51 46.6 345 195 56.4
      No part-time or part-year workers 798 440 55.1 655 347 53.0 31 9 (B) 113 84 74.0
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 1,132 509 45.0 821 356 43.4 79 42 53.3 232 111 47.8
          One part-time or part-year worker 756 419 55.4 525 305 58.0 60 29 (B) 171 85 49.8
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 376 90 24.0 296 51 17.4 19 13 (B) 61 26 (B)
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
9,789 600 6.1 8,194 485 5.9 632 54 8.6 963 61 6.4
      One full-time year-round worker 5,164 528 10.2 4,206 413 9.8 304 54 17.8 654 61 9.4
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
2,786 363 13.0 2,113 274 13.0 207 48 23.0 467 42 8.9
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
2,378 165 6.9 2,093 139 6.6 98 7 6.7 187 20 10.5
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 4,625 72 1.6 3,988 72 1.8 327 0 0.0 309 0 0.0
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
3,509 66 1.9 3,138 66 2.1 193 0 0.0 179 0 0.0
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
1,115 6 0.5 851 6 0.7 134 0 0.0 130 0 0.0
 
In families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
4,625 680 14.7 3,765 501 13.3 311 49 15.6 549 131 23.8
      One part-time or part-year worker 3,500 563 16.1 2,900 423 14.6 229 36 15.6 370 105 28.2
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 1,125 117 10.4 864 78 9.0 82 13 15.7 178 26 14.6

Poverty Footnotes


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