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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

All races (12)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
78,874 11,707 14.8 59,137 5,133 8.7 5,255 1,082 20.6 14,482 5,492 37.9
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
21,907 5,715 26.1 16,396 2,775 16.9 1,208 501 41.5 4,303 2,438 56.7
Families with a working householder (16) 56,967 5,992 10.5 42,740 2,358 5.5 4,048 581 14.3 10,179 3,054 30.0
      Working householder and no other workers 16,410 4,378 26.7 7,523 1,249 16.6 2,166 473 21.8 6,721 2,656 39.5
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
40,557 1,614 4.0 35,218 1,109 3.1 1,882 108 5.7 3,458 397 11.5
          Householder plus one other worker 32,597 1,387 4.3 28,485 958 3.4 1,414 85 6.0 2,698 344 12.7
          Householder plus two or more other workers 7,961 227 2.9 6,733 150 2.2 468 23 4.9 759 54 7.1
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
40,544 2,507 6.2 31,265 1,157 3.7 2,809 234 8.3 6,470 1,115 17.2
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 11,062 1,893 17.1 5,417 734 13.5 1,527 192 12.6 4,118 967 23.5
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
29,483 614 2.1 25,847 423 1.6 1,282 42 3.3 2,353 148 6.3
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
17,137 192 1.1 15,531 145 0.9 682 17 2.5 924 31 3.3
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
8,960 390 4.3 7,242 255 3.5 489 20 4.0 1,229 115 9.4
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
3,386 32 0.9 3,074 24 0.8 112 6 5.0 200 2 0.8
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
33,954 958 2.8 33,954 958 2.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 4,081 502 12.3 4,081 502 12.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 12,247 1,951 15.9 12,247 1,951 15.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
17,834 134 0.8 17,834 134 0.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 5,673 321 5.7 5,673 321 5.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 19,599 1,592 8.1 19,599 1,592 8.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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