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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)

Black A.O.I.C. (12)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
9,625 2,840 29.5 4,530 565 12.5 840 246 29.3 4,254 2,028 47.7
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
2,750 1,361 49.5 1,224 323 26.4 246 132 53.5 1,280 906 70.8
Families with a working householder (16) 6,874 1,479 21.5 3,306 243 7.3 594 115 19.3 2,974 1,122 37.7
      Working householder and no other workers 3,072 1,225 39.9 537 125 23.4 353 102 28.8 2,181 998 45.7
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
3,803 254 6.7 2,769 117 4.2 241 13 5.3 793 124 15.6
          Householder plus one other worker 3,143 231 7.3 2,312 108 4.7 195 12 6.2 637 110 17.3
          Householder plus two or more other workers 660 23 3.5 458 9 1.9 46 1 (B) 156 14 8.8
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
4,839 594 12.3 2,546 123 4.8 398 38 9.7 1,895 433 22.9
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 1,968 479 24.3 400 74 18.5 246 34 14.0 1,322 371 28.0
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
2,871 115 4.0 2,147 49 2.3 152 4 2.7 573 62 10.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,768 37 2.1 1,440 19 1.3 86 4 4.7 242 15 6.1
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
820 77 9.4 480 29 6.1 51 0 (B) 289 48 16.5
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
284 1 0.5 226 1 0.6 15 0 (B) 42 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
2,666 106 4.0 2,666 106 4.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 457 89 19.5 457 89 19.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 777 168 21.6 777 168 21.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,607 19 1.2 1,607 19 1.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 628 67 10.7 628 67 10.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,146 143 12.5 1,146 143 12.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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