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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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, total (2)
10,241 5,310 51.9 4,396 1,187 27.0 613 294 47.9 5,232 3,829 73.2
 
In families with no workers (16)
1,358 1,290 95.0 122 94 76.7 66 58 (B) 1,171 1,139 97.3
In families with at least one worker (16) 8,883 4,020 45.3 4,274 1,093 25.6 547 236 43.0 4,061 2,691 66.2
      Only one working family member 4,574 3,056 66.8 1,183 607 51.4 402 170 42.2 2,989 2,279 76.3
      Two or more working family members 4,309 963 22.4 3,092 486 15.7 145 66 45.4 1,073 412 38.4
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
3,819 3,326 87.1 677 453 67.0 228 159 69.7 2,914 2,714 93.1
      No part-time or part-year workers 1,358 1,290 95.0 122 94 76.7 66 58 (B) 1,171 1,139 97.3
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 2,461 2,035 82.7 555 360 64.8 162 100 62.0 1,744 1,575 90.3
          One part-time or part-year worker 1,989 1,715 86.2 278 198 71.0 143 88 61.4 1,568 1,430 91.2
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 472 320 67.8 277 162 58.6 19 12 (B) 176 145 82.4
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
6,422 1,984 30.9 3,719 734 19.7 386 135 35.1 2,318 1,116 48.1
      One full-time year-round worker 4,181 1,821 43.5 1,967 641 32.6 331 113 34.1 1,884 1,067 56.6
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
2,585 1,341 51.9 904 410 45.3 259 82 31.6 1,421 849 59.8
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
1,597 480 30.1 1,062 231 21.8 71 31 (B) 463 218 47.0
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 2,241 163 7.3 1,752 93 5.3 55 22 (B) 434 49 11.2
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
1,836 142 7.7 1,492 82 5.5 20 11 (B) 324 49 15.0
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
405 22 5.4 260 10 4.0 35 11 (B) 109 0 0.0
 
In families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
4,462 2,537 56.9 1,878 602 32.0 268 143 53.2 2,316 1,793 77.4
      One part-time or part-year worker 3,672 2,086 56.8 1,428 379 26.6 215 119 55.4 2,029 1,588 78.3
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 791 451 57.0 450 222 49.4 54 24 (B) 287 205 71.3

Poverty Footnotes


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