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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 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)

White alone
 
People in families, total (2)
55,339 18,268 33.0 42,235 10,421 24.7 3,117 1,351 43.3 9,987 6,496 65.0
 
In families with no workers (16)
2,717 2,526 93.0 598 526 87.9 260 241 92.7 1,859 1,759 94.6
In families with at least one worker (16) 52,622 15,742 29.9 41,637 9,895 23.8 2,857 1,110 38.8 8,128 4,737 58.3
      Only one working family member 20,495 10,265 50.1 12,149 5,468 45.0 2,185 907 41.5 6,160 3,890 63.2
      Two or more working family members 32,127 5,476 17.0 29,487 4,427 15.0 672 203 30.2 1,967 846 43.0
 
In families with no members working full-time
  year-round (FTYR) (16)
10,764 8,050 74.8 4,834 3,081 63.7 994 725 73.0 4,937 4,244 86.0
      No part-time or part-year workers 2,717 2,526 93.0 598 526 87.9 260 241 92.7 1,859 1,759 94.6
      At least one part-time or part-year worker 8,047 5,524 68.6 4,236 2,555 60.3 734 484 66.0 3,078 2,484 80.7
          One part-time or part-year worker 5,284 4,046 76.6 2,052 1,486 72.4 616 420 68.2 2,617 2,140 81.8
          Two or more part-time or part-year workers 2,762 1,477 53.5 2,184 1,069 49.0 118 64 54.1 461 344 74.7
In families with at least one member who
  worked FTYR (16)
44,575 10,218 22.9 37,401 7,340 19.6 2,123 626 29.5 5,050 2,252 44.6
      One full-time year-round worker 29,752 8,913 30.0 23,426 6,247 26.7 1,866 558 29.9 4,460 2,108 47.3
          One FTYR and no part-time or part-year
              workers
15,210 6,219 40.9 10,098 3,982 39.4 1,569 487 31.0 3,544 1,750 49.4
          One FTYR and at least one part-time
              or part-year worker
14,542 2,694 18.5 13,329 2,265 17.0 296 71 24.1 916 358 39.1
      Two or more full-time year-round workers 14,823 1,305 8.8 13,975 1,092 7.8 258 68 26.3 590 144 24.5
          Two or more FTYR and no part-time or
              part-year workers
11,785 973 8.3 11,211 823 7.3 168 48 28.4 406 101 25.0
          Two or more FTYR and at least one
              part-time or part-year worker
3,038 332 10.9 2,764 269 9.7 90 20 22.4 185 43 23.3
 
In families with part-time or part-year workers (16)
25,627 8,550 33.4 20,328 5,089 25.0 1,120 576 51.4 4,178 2,885 69.1
      One part-time or part-year worker 19,603 6,533 33.3 15,201 3,585 23.6 914 504 55.2 3,489 2,444 70.1
      Two or more part-time or part-year workers 6,024 2,017 33.5 5,127 1,504 29.3 207 72 34.6 690 442 64.0

Poverty Footnotes


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