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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV14: Families by Householder's Work Experience 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)

  Families (total) (10) Married-couple families (11) Families with a male householder, no wife present 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)

All races (12)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
78,874 8,147 10.3 59,137 3,261 5.5 5,255 723 13.8 14,482 4,163 28.7
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
21,907 4,320 19.7 16,396 1,865 11.4 1,208 393 32.5 4,303 2,063 47.9
Families with a working householder (16) 56,967 3,827 6.7 42,740 1,396 3.3 4,048 330 8.2 10,179 2,100 20.6
      Working householder and no other workers 16,410 2,940 17.9 7,523 788 10.5 2,166 279 12.9 6,721 1,873 27.9
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
40,557 887 2.2 35,218 608 1.7 1,882 51 2.7 3,458 227 6.6
          Householder plus one other worker 32,597 765 2.3 28,485 521 1.8 1,414 45 3.2 2,698 199 7.4
          Householder plus two or more other workers 7,961 121 1.5 6,733 87 1.3 468 5 1.2 759 29 3.8
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
40,544 1,304 3.2 31,265 622 2.0 2,809 100 3.6 6,470 582 9.0
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 11,062 1,004 9.1 5,417 414 7.6 1,527 79 5.2 4,118 511 12.4
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
29,483 300 1.0 25,847 208 0.8 1,282 22 1.7 2,353 70 3.0
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
17,137 85 0.5 15,531 67 0.4 682 8 1.2 924 10 1.0
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
8,960 207 2.3 7,242 133 1.8 489 14 2.8 1,229 61 4.9
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
3,386 8 0.2 3,074 8 0.3 112 0 0.0 200 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
33,954 524 1.5 33,954 524 1.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 4,081 325 8.0 4,081 325 8.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 12,247 1,197 9.8 12,247 1,197 9.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
17,834 60 0.3 17,834 60 0.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 5,673 176 3.1 5,673 176 3.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 19,599 866 4.4 19,599 866 4.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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