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POV11: People in Families With Related Children Under 18 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)

White alone
 
People in families, total (2)
118,664 34,793 29.3 93,568 20,866 22.3 6,231 2,564 41.2 18,865 11,363 60.2
 
In families with no workers (16)
4,950 4,532 91.6 1,376 1,177 85.5 481 446 92.7 3,093 2,909 94.1
In families with at least one worker (16) 113,714 30,262 26.6 92,191 19,690 21.4 5,750 2,119 36.8 15,772 8,454 53.6
      Only one working family member 38,633 18,413 47.7 24,079 10,318 42.9 3,817 1,550 40.6 10,737 6,545 61.0
      Two or more working family members 75,081 11,848 15.8 68,112 9,371 13.8 1,933 569 29.4 5,036 1,908 37.9
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
20,950 14,887 71.1 10,475 6,329 60.4 1,862 1,326 71.2 8,613 7,232 84.0
      No part-time or part-year workers 4,950 4,532 91.6 1,376 1,177 85.5 481 446 92.7 3,093 2,909 94.1
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 16,000 10,356 64.7 9,099 5,153 56.6 1,381 880 63.7 5,521 4,323 78.3
          One part-time or part-year worker 9,642 7,178 74.4 4,115 2,877 69.9 1,062 710 66.9 4,466 3,590 80.4
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 6,358 3,178 50.0 4,984 2,275 45.7 319 170 53.2 1,055 733 69.4
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
97,714 19,906 20.4 83,092 14,537 17.5 4,369 1,238 28.3 10,252 4,131 40.3
      One full-time year-round worker 61,595 16,969 27.5 49,463 12,141 24.5 3,575 1,042 29.2 8,557 3,786 44.2
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
28,991 11,235 38.8 19,964 7,441 37.3 2,755 840 30.5 6,271 2,955 47.1
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
32,605 5,734 17.6 29,498 4,700 15.9 820 203 24.7 2,286 831 36.4
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 36,118 2,937 8.1 33,630 2,396 7.1 794 196 24.7 1,695 345 20.4
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
27,054 2,155 8.0 25,466 1,767 6.9 474 134 28.3 1,114 254 22.8
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
9,064 782 8.6 8,163 629 7.7 320 62 19.3 581 91 15.6
 
Families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
57,669 16,871 29.3 46,760 10,482 22.4 2,521 1,145 45.4 8,387 5,245 62.5
      One part-time or part-year worker 42,037 12,324 29.3 33,574 7,138 21.3 1,851 946 51.1 6,612 4,240 64.1
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 15,631 4,547 29.1 13,186 3,344 25.4 670 199 29.6 1,775 1,005 56.6

Poverty Footnotes


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