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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

Asian alone (12)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
3,494 805 23.0 2,829 560 19.8 233 68 29.3 432 176 40.8
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
846 361 42.7 658 266 40.4 50 26 (B) 139 69 49.9
Families with a working householder (16) 2,647 443 16.7 2,171 294 13.5 183 42 23.1 293 107 36.5
      Working householder and no other workers 708 233 33.0 459 124 27.0 79 27 34.7 170 82 48.3
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
1,939 210 10.8 1,712 170 9.9 104 15 14.3 123 25 20.0
          Householder plus one other worker 1,496 170 11.3 1,380 141 10.2 51 10 (B) 65 19 (B)
          Householder plus two or more other workers 443 40 9.1 332 29 8.8 53 5 (B) 58 6 (B)
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
2,054 252 12.2 1,714 171 10.0 136 23 16.7 203 57 28.2
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 550 140 25.5 367 76 20.8 60 15 (B) 122 49 40.1
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
1,504 112 7.4 1,347 95 7.1 76 8 10.5 81 8 10.4
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
946 52 5.6 871 50 5.8 45 0 (B) 29 2 (B)
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
381 54 14.3 329 40 12.2 17 8 (B) 34 6 (B)
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
178 5 2.7 147 5 3.2 13 0 (B) 17 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
1,636 157 9.6 1,636 157 9.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 159 44 27.7 159 44 27.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 719 187 26.0 719 187 26.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
957 48 5.0 957 48 5.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 262 43 16.3 262 43 16.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,037 182 17.6 1,037 182 17.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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