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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)

Hispanic (of any race) (12)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
10,503 3,225 30.7 6,911 1,692 24.5 1,021 249 24.4 2,571 1,284 49.9
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
2,671 1,382 51.7 1,726 724 41.9 173 86 49.9 772 571 74.1
Families with a working householder (16) 7,831 1,843 23.5 5,184 968 18.7 848 163 19.2 1,799 713 39.6
      Working householder and no other workers 2,775 1,245 44.9 1,263 538 42.6 372 115 31.0 1,141 592 51.9
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
5,056 598 11.8 3,922 430 11.0 476 47 10.0 659 120 18.2
          Householder plus one other worker 3,745 481 12.8 2,940 353 12.0 310 32 10.5 495 95 19.2
          Householder plus two or more other workers 1,311 117 9.0 982 77 7.9 166 15 9.0 164 25 15.5
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
5,369 885 16.5 3,697 523 14.1 560 76 13.6 1,112 286 25.7
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 1,907 651 34.1 954 358 37.5 261 52 20.1 692 240 34.7
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
3,462 234 6.8 2,743 164 6.0 299 23 7.9 421 46 11.0
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,970 82 4.1 1,588 58 3.7 190 10 5.3 192 13 6.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
999 132 13.3 750 91 12.1 70 9 (B) 178 33 18.4
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
494 20 4.0 405 15 3.7 38 5 (B) 50 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
3,597 352 9.8 3,597 352 9.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 350 101 29.0 350 101 29.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 2,282 928 40.7 2,282 928 40.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,791 49 2.7 1,791 49 2.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 562 75 13.3 562 75 13.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 2,829 783 27.7 2,829 783 27.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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