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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)

Asian alone
 
People in families, total (2)
11,719 1,920 16.4 9,670 1,438 14.9 741 144 19.5 1,308 338 25.8
 
In families with no workers (16)
798 468 58.7 655 363 55.5 31 9 (B) 113 96 85.2
In families with at least one worker (16) 10,921 1,452 13.3 9,015 1,075 11.9 711 135 19.0 1,195 241 20.2
      Only one working family member 3,542 939 26.5 2,638 668 25.3 267 89 33.3 638 182 28.6
      Two or more working family members 7,378 513 6.9 6,377 408 6.4 444 47 10.5 557 59 10.5
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
1,930 1,030 53.4 1,476 755 51.2 110 53 48.0 345 222 64.3
      No part-time or part-year workers 798 468 58.7 655 363 55.5 31 9 (B) 113 96 85.2
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 1,132 561 49.6 821 392 47.8 79 44 55.3 232 126 54.1
          One part-time or part-year worker 756 452 59.8 525 329 62.6 60 31 (B) 171 93 54.5
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 376 109 29.0 296 64 21.5 19 13 (B) 61 33 (B)
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
9,789 890 9.1 8,194 683 8.3 632 92 14.5 963 115 12.0
      One full-time year-round worker 5,164 767 14.9 4,206 573 13.6 304 79 25.9 654 115 17.7
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
2,786 486 17.5 2,113 339 16.0 207 58 28.1 467 89 19.1
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
2,378 281 11.8 2,093 234 11.2 98 21 21.1 187 26 14.0
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 4,625 123 2.7 3,988 110 2.8 327 13 4.0 309 0 0.0
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
3,509 103 2.9 3,138 103 3.3 193 0 0.0 179 0 0.0
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
1,115 19 1.7 851 6 0.8 134 13 9.7 130 0 0.0
 
In families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
4,625 862 18.6 3,765 633 16.8 311 77 24.8 549 152 27.6
      One part-time or part-year worker 3,500 670 19.1 2,900 501 17.3 229 50 21.9 370 119 32.1
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 1,125 192 17.0 864 132 15.3 82 27 32.8 178 33 18.3

Poverty Footnotes


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