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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, total (2)
10,241 4,693 45.8 4,396 933 21.2 613 227 37.1 5,232 3,532 67.5
 
In families with no workers (16)
1,358 1,288 94.8 122 91 74.4 66 58 (B) 1,171 1,139 97.3
In families with at least one worker (16) 8,883 3,405 38.3 4,274 843 19.7 547 169 30.9 4,061 2,394 58.9
      Only one working family member 4,574 2,643 57.8 1,183 503 42.5 402 123 30.6 2,989 2,017 67.5
      Two or more working family members 4,309 762 17.7 3,092 339 11.0 145 46 31.6 1,073 377 35.1
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
3,819 3,190 83.5 677 380 56.1 228 159 69.7 2,914 2,652 91.0
      No part-time or part-year workers 1,358 1,288 94.8 122 91 74.4 66 58 (B) 1,171 1,139 97.3
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 2,461 1,903 77.3 555 289 52.1 162 100 62.0 1,744 1,513 86.8
          One part-time or part-year worker 1,989 1,636 82.2 278 174 62.7 143 88 61.4 1,568 1,373 87.6
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 472 267 56.5 277 115 41.4 19 12 (B) 176 140 79.2
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
6,422 1,503 23.4 3,719 553 14.9 386 69 17.8 2,318 881 38.0
      One full-time year-round worker 4,181 1,361 32.5 1,967 466 23.7 331 58 17.5 1,884 837 44.4
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
2,585 1,008 39.0 904 329 36.3 259 35 13.6 1,421 644 45.3
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
1,597 353 22.1 1,062 137 12.9 71 23 (B) 463 194 41.8
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 2,241 142 6.3 1,752 87 5.0 55 11 (B) 434 44 10.1
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
1,836 132 7.2 1,492 77 5.2 20 11 (B) 324 44 13.5
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
405 10 2.6 260 10 4.0 35 0 (B) 109 0 0.0
 
In families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
4,462 2,266 50.8 1,878 437 23.3 268 123 45.8 2,316 1,707 73.7
      One part-time or part-year worker 3,672 1,943 52.9 1,428 311 21.8 215 110 51.4 2,029 1,521 75.0
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 791 323 40.8 450 125 27.9 54 12 (B) 287 185 64.4

Poverty Footnotes


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