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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 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)

Black alone
 
People in families, total (2)
10,241 6,125 59.8 4,396 1,534 34.9 613 386 62.9 5,232 4,205 80.4
 
In families with no workers (16)
1,358 1,325 97.6 122 115 94.4 66 58 (B) 1,171 1,152 98.4
In families with at least one worker (16) 8,883 4,800 54.0 4,274 1,419 33.2 547 328 59.8 4,061 3,053 75.2
      Only one working family member 4,574 3,407 74.5 1,183 689 58.2 402 229 57.0 2,989 2,489 83.3
      Two or more working family members 4,309 1,393 32.3 3,092 730 23.6 145 98 67.8 1,073 564 52.6
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
3,819 3,463 90.7 677 510 75.4 228 178 78.3 2,914 2,775 95.2
      No part-time or part-year workers 1,358 1,325 97.6 122 115 94.4 66 58 (B) 1,171 1,152 98.4
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 2,461 2,138 86.9 555 395 71.2 162 120 74.1 1,744 1,623 93.1
          One part-time or part-year worker 1,989 1,787 89.8 278 210 75.4 143 107 75.0 1,568 1,470 93.8
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 472 351 74.4 277 186 67.0 19 12 (B) 176 153 86.8
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
6,422 2,662 41.4 3,719 1,024 27.5 386 208 53.9 2,318 1,430 61.7
      One full-time year-round worker 4,181 2,308 55.2 1,967 809 41.1 331 177 53.4 1,884 1,323 70.2
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
2,585 1,620 62.7 904 479 53.0 259 122 47.0 1,421 1,019 71.7
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
1,597 689 43.1 1,062 330 31.1 71 55 (B) 463 304 65.6
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 2,241 353 15.8 1,752 215 12.3 55 31 (B) 434 108 24.8
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
1,836 293 16.0 1,492 191 12.8 20 20 (B) 324 82 25.4
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
405 61 15.0 260 24 9.2 35 11 (B) 109 25 23.1
 
In families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
4,462 2,887 64.7 1,878 749 39.9 268 186 69.3 2,316 1,952 84.3
      One part-time or part-year worker 3,672 2,345 63.9 1,428 467 32.7 215 138 64.5 2,029 1,739 85.7
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 791 542 68.6 450 282 62.8 54 48 (B) 287 212 74.0

Poverty Footnotes


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