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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)

Black A.O.I.C. (12)
Families with related children under 18 years, total (13)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
5,936 3,114 52.5 2,298 605 26.4 451 250 55.4 3,187 2,259 70.9
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
1,287 1,059 82.3 362 218 60.2 110 90 81.5 815 752 92.2
Families with a working householder (16) 4,649 2,055 44.2 1,935 387 20.0 341 160 47.0 2,372 1,507 63.5
      Working householder and no other workers 2,504 1,598 63.8 290 145 49.9 273 135 49.3 1,941 1,318 67.9
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
2,145 457 21.3 1,645 243 14.8 68 25 (B) 432 189 43.8
          Householder plus one other worker 1,772 398 22.4 1,366 216 15.8 56 21 (B) 350 161 45.9
          Householder plus two or more other workers 373 60 16.0 280 27 9.6 12 5 (B) 81 28 34.7
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
3,222 1,067 33.1 1,502 225 15.0 239 86 36.1 1,481 756 51.0
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 1,583 814 51.4 223 95 42.7 201 79 39.4 1,159 639 55.2
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
1,638 253 15.4 1,279 130 10.1 38 7 (B) 322 116 36.1
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,009 93 9.2 865 59 6.8 20 7 (B) 124 27 21.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
463 153 33.0 274 67 24.4 15 0 (B) 174 86 49.4
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
167 7 4.5 140 4 3.0 3 0 (B) 24 3 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
1,588 215 13.6 1,588 215 13.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 163 83 50.5 163 83 50.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 438 222 50.7 438 222 50.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
970 59 6.1 970 59 6.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 283 88 31.0 283 88 31.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 704 236 33.5 704 236 33.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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