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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, total (2)
30,986 11,460 37.0 14,928 2,718 18.2 2,410 886 36.8 13,648 7,856 57.6
 
In families with no workers (16)
4,389 3,372 76.8 1,273 612 48.1 344 283 82.2 2,771 2,476 89.4
In families with at least one worker (16) 26,597 8,088 30.4 13,655 2,106 15.4 2,066 603 29.2 10,876 5,380 49.5
      Only one working family member 12,386 6,134 49.5 3,625 1,182 32.6 1,183 463 39.1 7,578 4,489 59.2
      Two or more working family members 14,211 1,954 13.8 10,030 923 9.2 883 140 15.9 3,298 891 27.0
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
10,375 7,271 70.1 3,021 1,310 43.3 842 593 70.4 6,511 5,368 82.4
      No part-time or part-year workers 4,389 3,372 76.8 1,273 612 48.1 344 283 82.2 2,771 2,476 89.4
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 5,986 3,899 65.1 1,748 697 39.9 498 310 62.3 3,740 2,892 77.3
          One part-time or part-year worker 4,566 3,235 70.8 984 423 42.9 399 275 68.9 3,183 2,537 79.7
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 1,420 665 46.8 764 275 36.0 99 35 35.4 557 355 63.7
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
20,611 4,189 20.3 11,907 1,408 11.8 1,568 293 18.7 7,136 2,488 34.9
      One full-time year-round worker 12,819 3,873 30.2 5,879 1,245 21.2 1,121 237 21.2 5,818 2,391 41.1
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
7,820 2,899 37.1 2,641 760 28.8 784 188 23.9 4,395 1,952 44.4
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
4,999 974 19.5 3,239 485 15.0 337 50 14.7 1,423 439 30.8
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 7,792 316 4.1 6,027 163 2.7 447 56 12.4 1,318 97 7.4
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
6,129 281 4.6 4,860 153 3.1 295 44 14.9 974 84 8.6
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
1,663 35 2.1 1,167 10 0.9 152 11 7.5 344 13 3.9
 
In families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
12,648 4,908 38.8 6,154 1,193 19.4 987 371 37.6 5,507 3,344 60.7
      One part-time or part-year worker 10,094 4,083 40.5 4,645 840 18.1 822 323 39.2 4,627 2,921 63.1
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 2,554 825 32.3 1,509 353 23.4 165 49 29.4 880 423 48.1

Poverty Footnotes


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