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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)

Asian alone (12)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
3,494 455 13.0 2,829 330 11.6 233 36 15.5 432 89 20.6
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
846 249 29.4 658 192 29.2 50 14 (B) 139 43 31.4
Families with a working householder (16) 2,647 206 7.8 2,171 138 6.3 183 23 12.4 293 45 15.5
      Working householder and no other workers 708 128 18.1 459 79 17.1 79 16 21.0 170 33 19.2
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
1,939 78 4.0 1,712 59 3.4 104 6 5.9 123 13 10.2
          Householder plus one other worker 1,496 66 4.4 1,380 50 3.6 51 6 (B) 65 10 (B)
          Householder plus two or more other workers 443 12 2.6 332 9 2.6 53 0 (B) 58 3 (B)
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
2,054 89 4.3 1,714 64 3.7 136 12 8.5 203 13 6.5
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 550 54 9.9 367 36 9.7 60 8 (B) 122 10 8.4
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
1,504 35 2.3 1,347 28 2.1 76 3 4.1 81 3 3.7
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
946 16 1.7 871 16 1.8 45 0 (B) 29 0 (B)
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
381 18 4.7 329 12 3.6 17 3 (B) 34 3 (B)
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
178 1 0.6 147 1 0.7 13 0 (B) 17 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
1,636 52 3.2 1,636 52 3.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 159 26 16.3 159 26 16.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 719 122 17.0 719 122 17.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
957 15 1.5 957 15 1.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 262 16 6.1 262 16 6.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,037 83 8.0 1,037 83 8.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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