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POV13: Related Children 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)
10,998 3,781 34.4 4,290 470 11.0 695 188 27.1 6,013 3,123 51.9
 
In families with no workers (16)
1,595 1,405 88.1 161 108 66.9 110 88 80.0 1,324 1,209 91.3
In families with at least one worker (16) 9,403 2,376 25.3 4,129 362 8.8 585 100 17.1 4,689 1,914 40.8
      Only one working family member 5,350 2,035 38.0 1,094 226 20.6 443 85 19.1 3,814 1,725 45.2
      Two or more working family members 4,052 341 8.4 3,035 136 4.5 142 15 10.8 875 190 21.7
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
4,034 2,891 71.7 616 248 40.2 256 142 55.3 3,162 2,502 79.1
      No part-time or part-year workers 1,595 1,405 88.1 161 108 66.9 110 88 80.0 1,324 1,209 91.3
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 2,439 1,486 60.9 455 140 30.8 145 53 36.5 1,838 1,293 70.3
          One part-time or part-year worker 2,032 1,335 65.7 239 83 34.6 128 51 40.0 1,665 1,201 72.1
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 406 151 37.1 216 58 26.6 17 2 (B) 173 92 52.8
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
6,964 890 12.8 3,673 222 6.0 439 47 10.6 2,851 622 21.8
      One full-time year-round worker 4,799 858 17.9 1,858 208 11.2 379 38 10.0 2,561 612 23.9
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
3,318 700 21.1 854 143 16.7 314 33 10.6 2,149 524 24.4
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
1,481 158 10.7 1,004 65 6.5 65 5 (B) 412 88 21.4
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 2,165 32 1.5 1,815 14 0.7 60 9 (B) 290 10 3.4
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
1,834 32 1.8 1,570 14 0.9 41 9 (B) 223 10 4.4
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
330 0 0.0 244 0 0.0 19 0 (B) 67 0 (B)
 
In families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
4,251 1,644 38.7 1,704 206 12.1 230 58 25.1 2,316 1,381 59.6
      One part-time or part-year worker 3,578 1,489 41.6 1,305 148 11.3 194 56 28.9 2,078 1,285 61.8
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 673 155 23.0 399 58 14.4 36 2 (B) 238 95 40.1

Poverty Footnotes


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