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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 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)

Asian alone
 
People in families, total (2)
11,719 2,585 22.1 9,670 1,906 19.7 741 216 29.2 1,308 462 35.3
 
In families with no workers (16)
798 540 67.6 655 424 64.8 31 14 (B) 113 101 89.5
In families with at least one worker (16) 10,921 2,045 18.7 9,015 1,481 16.4 711 202 28.4 1,195 361 30.2
      Only one working family member 3,542 1,208 34.1 2,638 804 30.5 267 121 45.5 638 283 44.4
      Two or more working family members 7,378 836 11.3 6,377 678 10.6 444 81 18.2 557 78 14.0
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
1,930 1,179 61.1 1,476 862 58.4 110 71 65.0 345 246 71.2
      No part-time or part-year workers 798 540 67.6 655 424 64.8 31 14 (B) 113 101 89.5
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 1,132 639 56.5 821 438 53.3 79 57 72.0 232 145 62.3
          One part-time or part-year worker 756 490 64.8 525 337 64.2 60 44 (B) 171 109 63.8
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 376 149 39.6 296 100 33.9 19 13 (B) 61 36 (B)
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
9,789 1,405 14.4 8,194 1,044 12.7 632 145 23.0 963 216 22.5
      One full-time year-round worker 5,164 1,119 21.7 4,206 805 19.1 304 108 35.6 654 205 31.4
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
2,786 718 25.8 2,113 466 22.1 207 77 37.5 467 174 37.3
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
2,378 401 16.9 2,093 339 16.2 98 31 31.8 187 31 16.5
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 4,625 286 6.2 3,988 239 6.0 327 37 11.2 309 11 3.6
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
3,509 224 6.4 3,138 201 6.4 193 11 5.8 179 11 6.3
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
1,115 63 5.6 851 37 4.4 134 25 18.9 130 0 0.0
 
In families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
4,625 1,103 23.8 3,765 814 21.6 311 113 36.4 549 175 32.0
      One part-time or part-year worker 3,500 842 24.1 2,900 619 21.3 229 84 36.5 370 140 37.7
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 1,125 261 23.2 864 195 22.6 82 30 36.3 178 36 20.1

Poverty Footnotes


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