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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)

Black A.O.I.C. (12)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
9,625 2,112 21.9 4,530 365 8.0 840 167 19.8 4,254 1,580 37.1
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
2,750 1,121 40.7 1,224 229 18.7 246 98 39.9 1,280 793 62.0
Families with a working householder (16) 6,874 991 14.4 3,306 136 4.1 594 68 11.5 2,974 787 26.5
      Working householder and no other workers 3,072 855 27.8 537 70 13.1 353 62 17.6 2,181 722 33.1
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
3,803 136 3.6 2,769 65 2.4 241 6 2.6 793 65 8.2
          Householder plus one other worker 3,143 123 3.9 2,312 59 2.5 195 6 3.3 637 58 9.1
          Householder plus two or more other workers 660 13 2.0 458 7 1.4 46 0 (B) 156 7 4.4
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
4,839 305 6.3 2,546 60 2.4 398 19 4.7 1,895 226 11.9
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 1,968 249 12.7 400 36 9.1 246 15 5.9 1,322 198 15.0
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
2,871 56 1.9 2,147 24 1.1 152 4 2.7 573 28 4.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,768 14 0.8 1,440 8 0.5 86 4 4.7 242 2 1.0
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
820 41 5.0 480 16 3.3 51 0 (B) 289 26 8.8
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
284 0 0.0 226 0 0.0 15 0 (B) 42 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
2,666 60 2.3 2,666 60 2.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 457 49 10.7 457 49 10.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 777 97 12.5 777 97 12.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,607 7 0.4 1,607 7 0.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 628 37 5.9 628 37 5.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,146 74 6.4 1,146 74 6.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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