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POV12: People in Families With Related Children Under 6 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 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, total (2)
10,241 3,705 36.2 4,396 566 12.9 613 148 24.1 5,232 2,991 57.2
 
In families with no workers (16)
1,358 1,240 91.3 122 84 68.9 66 58 (B) 1,171 1,098 93.8
In families with at least one worker (16) 8,883 2,465 27.7 4,274 482 11.3 547 90 16.4 4,061 1,893 46.6
      Only one working family member 4,574 2,016 44.1 1,183 313 26.4 402 59 14.7 2,989 1,644 55.0
      Two or more working family members 4,309 449 10.4 3,092 169 5.5 145 30 20.8 1,073 250 23.3
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
3,819 2,831 74.1 677 301 44.5 228 105 46.1 2,914 2,425 83.2
      No part-time or part-year workers 1,358 1,240 91.3 122 84 68.9 66 58 (B) 1,171 1,098 93.8
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 2,461 1,591 64.7 555 217 39.1 162 47 28.8 1,744 1,327 76.1
          One part-time or part-year worker 1,989 1,406 70.7 278 128 45.9 143 40 28.1 1,568 1,239 79.0
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 472 185 39.1 277 90 32.4 19 7 (B) 176 88 50.2
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
6,422 874 13.6 3,719 265 7.1 386 43 11.1 2,318 566 24.4
      One full-time year-round worker 4,181 824 19.7 1,967 251 12.8 331 32 9.7 1,884 541 28.7
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
2,585 609 23.6 904 185 20.5 259 19 7.4 1,421 405 28.5
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
1,597 215 13.5 1,062 66 6.2 71 13 (B) 463 136 29.5
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 2,241 50 2.2 1,752 14 0.8 55 11 (B) 434 25 5.7
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
1,836 50 2.7 1,492 14 0.9 20 11 (B) 324 25 7.7
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
405 0 0.0 260 0 0.0 35 0 (B) 109 0 0.0
 
In families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
4,462 1,806 40.5 1,878 283 15.1 268 59 22.2 2,316 1,463 63.2
      One part-time or part-year worker 3,672 1,613 43.9 1,428 193 13.5 215 53 24.7 2,029 1,367 67.4
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 791 193 24.4 450 90 20.0 54 7 (B) 287 97 33.7

Poverty Footnotes


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