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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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 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)
10,998 5,500 50.0 4,290 987 23.0 695 323 46.4 6,013 4,191 69.7
 
In families with no workers (16)
1,595 1,497 93.8 161 130 81.1 110 101 91.1 1,324 1,266 95.6
In families with at least one worker (16) 9,403 4,003 42.6 4,129 857 20.7 585 222 38.0 4,689 2,925 62.4
      Only one working family member 5,350 3,229 60.4 1,094 496 45.3 443 182 41.2 3,814 2,551 66.9
      Two or more working family members 4,052 774 19.1 3,035 361 11.9 142 40 28.1 875 374 42.7
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
4,034 3,410 84.5 616 378 61.4 256 202 79.0 3,162 2,829 89.5
      No part-time or part-year workers 1,595 1,497 93.8 161 130 81.1 110 101 91.1 1,324 1,266 95.6
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 2,439 1,913 78.4 455 248 54.4 145 101 69.8 1,838 1,563 85.1
          One part-time or part-year worker 2,032 1,668 82.1 239 145 60.7 128 96 74.4 1,665 1,428 85.8
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 406 244 60.1 216 103 47.5 17 6 (B) 173 136 78.3
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
6,964 2,091 30.0 3,673 609 16.6 439 121 27.5 2,851 1,361 47.8
      One full-time year-round worker 4,799 1,964 40.9 1,858 537 28.9 379 103 27.3 2,561 1,324 51.7
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
3,318 1,561 47.0 854 351 41.1 314 87 27.6 2,149 1,123 52.3
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
1,481 403 27.2 1,004 186 18.6 65 17 (B) 412 200 48.6
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 2,165 127 5.9 1,815 72 3.9 60 17 (B) 290 38 13.1
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
1,834 113 6.1 1,570 67 4.3 41 12 (B) 223 33 14.8
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
330 14 4.3 244 4 1.8 19 5 (B) 67 5 (B)
 
In families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
4,251 2,330 54.8 1,704 439 25.7 230 123 53.5 2,316 1,768 76.3
      One part-time or part-year worker 3,578 2,025 56.6 1,305 311 23.8 194 112 58.0 2,078 1,602 77.1
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 673 305 45.3 399 128 32.1 36 11 (B) 238 166 69.7

Poverty Footnotes


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