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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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C. (12)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
65,029 10,094 15.5 51,341 5,366 10.5 4,080 953 23.3 9,609 3,775 39.3
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
18,114 4,830 26.7 14,400 2,860 19.9 885 397 44.9 2,829 1,573 55.6
Families with a working householder (16) 46,915 5,264 11.2 36,940 2,506 6.8 3,195 556 17.4 6,780 2,202 32.5
      Working householder and no other workers 12,426 3,552 28.6 6,461 1,258 19.5 1,690 427 25.2 4,275 1,868 43.7
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
34,489 1,712 5.0 30,479 1,248 4.1 1,505 129 8.6 2,505 334 13.3
          Householder plus one other worker 27,712 1,444 5.2 24,592 1,049 4.3 1,147 103 9.0 1,973 292 14.8
          Householder plus two or more other workers 6,777 268 4.0 5,887 199 3.4 358 27 7.4 532 42 8.0
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
33,306 2,384 7.2 26,784 1,278 4.8 2,224 254 11.4 4,299 851 19.8
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 8,408 1,705 20.3 4,602 774 16.8 1,191 200 16.8 2,615 731 27.9
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
24,898 679 2.7 22,182 504 2.3 1,033 54 5.2 1,683 120 7.2
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
14,321 227 1.6 13,130 174 1.3 537 25 4.7 654 28 4.3
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
7,679 406 5.3 6,373 293 4.6 414 23 5.6 892 90 10.1
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
2,898 45 1.6 2,679 38 1.4 81 6 6.9 138 2 1.5
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
29,422 1,076 3.7 29,422 1,076 3.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 3,433 487 14.2 3,433 487 14.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 10,624 2,050 19.3 10,624 2,050 19.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
15,169 166 1.1 15,169 166 1.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 4,730 321 6.8 4,730 321 6.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 17,261 1,758 10.2 17,261 1,758 10.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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