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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
32,818 14,757 45.0 15,955 4,091 25.6 2,530 1,173 46.4 14,332 9,493 66.2
 
In families with no workers (16)
4,611 3,859 83.7 1,334 798 59.8 373 328 87.9 2,905 2,733 94.1
In families with at least one worker (16) 28,206 10,898 38.6 14,621 3,293 22.5 2,158 846 39.2 11,428 6,760 59.2
      Only one working family member 13,062 7,750 59.3 3,838 1,650 43.0 1,240 607 49.0 7,984 5,492 68.8
      Two or more working family members 15,145 3,149 20.8 10,783 1,643 15.2 918 238 26.0 3,444 1,268 36.8
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
10,994 8,509 77.4 3,218 1,737 54.0 901 717 79.6 6,875 6,055 88.1
      No part-time or part-year workers 4,611 3,859 83.7 1,334 798 59.8 373 328 87.9 2,905 2,733 94.1
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 6,383 4,651 72.9 1,884 940 49.9 529 389 73.7 3,971 3,322 83.7
          One part-time or part-year worker 4,836 3,763 77.8 1,047 560 53.5 419 322 76.8 3,370 2,880 85.5
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 1,547 888 57.4 837 379 45.3 109 67 61.8 601 441 73.4
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
21,823 6,248 28.6 12,737 2,353 18.5 1,629 456 28.0 7,457 3,438 46.1
      One full-time year-round worker 13,608 5,591 41.1 6,347 1,963 30.9 1,169 387 33.1 6,093 3,241 53.2
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
8,226 3,987 48.5 2,791 1,090 39.0 821 285 34.8 4,614 2,612 56.6
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
5,382 1,603 29.8 3,555 873 24.6 348 101 29.1 1,478 629 42.6
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 8,215 657 8.0 6,390 390 6.1 461 70 15.1 1,365 197 14.4
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
6,434 556 8.6 5,115 339 6.6 309 58 18.8 1,011 158 15.7
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
1,781 102 5.7 1,275 51 4.0 152 11 7.5 354 39 10.9
 
In families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
13,546 6,356 46.9 6,715 1,864 27.8 1,028 502 48.8 5,803 3,990 68.8
      One part-time or part-year worker 10,771 5,165 47.9 5,059 1,317 26.0 853 395 46.3 4,859 3,453 71.1
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 2,775 1,191 42.9 1,656 547 33.0 175 107 61.3 944 536 56.8

Poverty Footnotes


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