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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)

Black alone (12)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
9,359 2,055 22.0 4,386 346 7.9 812 161 19.9 4,161 1,548 37.2
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
2,678 1,086 40.5 1,182 218 18.5 241 95 39.6 1,256 772 61.5
Families with a working householder (16) 6,681 969 14.5 3,205 127 4.0 571 66 11.5 2,905 776 26.7
      Working householder and no other workers 3,006 841 28.0 524 66 12.7 343 60 17.4 2,140 715 33.4
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
3,675 129 3.5 2,681 61 2.3 228 6 2.8 766 61 8.0
          Householder plus one other worker 3,031 118 3.9 2,234 55 2.5 182 6 3.5 615 56 9.1
          Householder plus two or more other workers 644 11 1.7 447 6 1.3 46 0 (B) 151 5 3.6
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
4,710 294 6.3 2,467 54 2.2 387 19 4.8 1,856 221 11.9
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 1,928 243 12.6 386 32 8.4 241 15 6.0 1,301 196 15.0
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
2,782 52 1.9 2,081 22 1.1 146 4 2.8 555 26 4.6
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,711 14 0.8 1,400 8 0.6 80 4 5.1 231 2 1.0
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
793 38 4.7 461 14 3.1 50 0 (B) 282 23 8.3
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
278 0 0.0 220 0 0.0 15 0 (B) 42 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
2,578 56 2.2 2,578 56 2.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 449 49 10.9 449 49 10.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 752 91 12.1 752 91 12.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,562 7 0.4 1,562 7 0.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 616 37 6.0 616 37 6.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,096 64 5.8 1,096 64 5.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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