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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)

White alone, not Hispanic (12)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
54,450 5,086 9.3 44,281 2,504 5.7 3,069 532 17.3 7,100 2,050 28.9
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
15,394 2,666 17.3 12,615 1,505 11.9 718 265 36.9 2,061 896 43.5
Families with a working householder (16) 39,056 2,420 6.2 31,665 999 3.2 2,352 268 11.4 5,039 1,153 22.9
      Working householder and no other workers 9,723 1,749 18.0 5,207 504 9.7 1,324 228 17.3 3,192 1,016 31.8
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
29,333 671 2.3 26,458 495 1.9 1,028 39 3.8 1,846 137 7.4
          Householder plus one other worker 23,873 596 2.5 21,565 439 2.0 832 31 3.8 1,476 126 8.5
          Householder plus two or more other workers 5,460 75 1.4 4,893 56 1.1 196 8 4.0 371 11 3.0
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
27,932 926 3.3 23,027 446 1.9 1,679 105 6.3 3,225 375 11.6
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 6,564 701 10.7 3,661 267 7.3 939 96 10.2 1,964 338 17.2
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
21,368 225 1.1 19,367 179 0.9 740 9 1.2 1,261 37 2.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
12,307 57 0.5 11,498 51 0.4 348 2 0.5 461 4 0.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
6,658 158 2.4 5,601 121 2.2 347 6 1.8 710 31 4.3
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
2,403 9 0.4 2,268 7 0.3 45 1 (B) 90 2 1.8
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
25,713 441 1.7 25,713 441 1.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 3,072 279 9.1 3,072 279 9.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 8,356 730 8.7 8,356 730 8.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
13,322 51 0.4 13,322 51 0.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 4,149 159 3.8 4,149 159 3.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 14,399 585 4.1 14,399 585 4.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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