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POV15: Families With Related Children Under 18 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 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

All races (12)
Families with related children under 18 years, total (13)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
38,962 6,104 15.7 26,490 1,989 7.5 2,676 471 17.6 9,796 3,645 37.2
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
6,870 2,746 40.0 4,120 864 21.0 443 220 49.6 2,306 1,662 72.0
Families with a working householder (16) 32,092 3,358 10.5 22,370 1,124 5.0 2,233 251 11.2 7,489 1,983 26.5
      Working householder and no other workers 11,253 2,647 23.5 3,702 629 17.0 1,710 232 13.5 5,841 1,787 30.6
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
20,839 711 3.4 18,668 495 2.7 523 19 3.7 1,649 196 11.9
          Householder plus one other worker 16,576 616 3.7 14,973 428 2.9 357 16 4.6 1,246 172 13.8
          Householder plus two or more other workers 4,263 95 2.2 3,695 67 1.8 166 3 1.8 403 25 6.1
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
22,981 1,161 5.1 16,764 543 3.2 1,584 81 5.1 4,632 538 11.6
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 7,823 911 11.6 3,042 365 12.0 1,255 72 5.7 3,526 474 13.4
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
15,157 250 1.7 13,722 178 1.3 329 9 2.7 1,106 64 5.8
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
8,238 68 0.8 7,746 56 0.7 125 3 2.1 368 10 2.6
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
5,100 177 3.5 4,302 116 2.7 168 6 3.7 630 54 8.6
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
1,819 5 0.3 1,674 5 0.3 36 0 (B) 109 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
17,977 422 2.3 17,977 422 2.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 1,004 186 18.5 1,004 186 18.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 6,809 1,021 15.0 6,809 1,021 15.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
9,054 49 0.5 9,054 49 0.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 2,167 128 5.9 2,167 128 5.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 11,934 762 6.4 11,934 762 6.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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