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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% 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 12,795 32.8 26,490 5,495 20.7 2,676 1,133 42.3 9,796 6,167 63.0
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
6,870 4,173 60.7 4,120 1,825 44.3 443 330 74.4 2,306 2,018 87.5
Families with a working householder (16) 32,092 8,622 26.9 22,370 3,670 16.4 2,233 803 36.0 7,489 4,149 55.4
      Working householder and no other workers 11,253 5,693 50.6 3,702 1,490 40.2 1,710 656 38.4 5,841 3,547 60.7
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
20,839 2,929 14.1 18,668 2,180 11.7 523 147 28.2 1,649 602 36.5
          Householder plus one other worker 16,576 2,419 14.6 14,973 1,807 12.1 357 111 31.1 1,246 501 40.2
          Householder plus two or more other workers 4,263 510 12.0 3,695 373 10.1 166 36 21.9 403 101 25.1
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
22,981 4,460 19.4 16,764 2,089 12.5 1,584 424 26.8 4,632 1,947 42.0
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 7,823 3,043 38.9 3,042 1,031 33.9 1,255 366 29.2 3,526 1,646 46.7
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
15,157 1,417 9.4 13,722 1,058 7.7 329 58 17.6 1,106 302 27.3
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
8,238 513 6.2 7,746 416 5.4 125 25 20.2 368 72 19.7
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
5,100 811 15.9 4,302 568 13.2 168 26 15.4 630 217 34.4
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
1,819 94 5.1 1,674 74 4.4 36 7 (B) 109 13 11.7
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
17,977 1,943 10.8 17,977 1,943 10.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 1,004 429 42.7 1,004 429 42.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 6,809 2,610 38.3 6,809 2,610 38.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
9,054 428 4.7 9,054 428 4.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 2,167 526 24.3 2,167 526 24.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 11,934 2,624 22.0 11,934 2,624 22.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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