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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 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)

Black A.O.I.C. (12)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
9,625 3,353 34.8 4,530 746 16.5 840 305 36.3 4,254 2,303 54.1
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
2,750 1,490 54.2 1,224 393 32.1 246 143 58.2 1,280 954 74.5
Families with a working householder (16) 6,874 1,863 27.1 3,306 353 10.7 594 161 27.2 2,974 1,348 45.3
      Working householder and no other workers 3,072 1,474 48.0 537 163 30.3 353 134 37.8 2,181 1,177 54.0
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
3,803 389 10.2 2,769 190 6.9 241 28 11.5 793 171 21.6
          Householder plus one other worker 3,143 343 10.9 2,312 170 7.4 195 26 13.1 637 147 23.1
          Householder plus two or more other workers 660 46 6.9 458 20 4.3 46 2 (B) 156 24 15.4
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
4,839 849 17.5 2,546 181 7.1 398 69 17.3 1,895 600 31.6
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 1,968 661 33.6 400 94 23.5 246 60 24.3 1,322 508 38.4
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
2,871 188 6.5 2,147 87 4.0 152 9 6.0 573 92 16.0
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,768 54 3.0 1,440 31 2.1 86 6 6.9 242 17 6.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
820 133 16.2 480 55 11.4 51 3 (B) 289 75 26.0
          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)
2,666 170 6.4 2,666 170 6.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 457 106 23.2 457 106 23.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 777 221 28.4 777 221 28.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,607 30 1.9 1,607 30 1.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 628 90 14.3 628 90 14.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,146 202 17.6 1,146 202 17.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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