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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)

Asian alone (12)
Families with related children under 18 years, total (13)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
1,833 426 23.2 1,529 287 18.8 80 32 39.4 224 107 47.9
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
307 133 43.4 248 91 36.8 14 9 (B) 45 33 (B)
Families with a working householder (16) 1,526 293 19.2 1,281 196 15.3 66 23 (B) 179 74 41.3
      Working householder and no other workers 463 160 34.7 292 86 29.3 43 17 (B) 128 58 45.2
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
1,063 132 12.5 989 111 11.2 23 5 (B) 51 16 (B)
          Householder plus one other worker 850 110 12.9 815 93 11.4 9 3 (B) 26 14 (B)
          Householder plus two or more other workers 213 22 10.5 174 17 10.1 14 2 (B) 25 3 (B)
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
1,187 170 14.3 1,015 115 11.3 53 14 (B) 119 41 34.7
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 367 94 25.6 242 49 20.1 35 11 (B) 89 34 38.4
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
820 76 9.3 772 66 8.5 18 3 (B) 30 7 (B)
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
512 41 7.9 495 38 7.7 7 0 (B) 10 2 (B)
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
212 32 15.3 194 25 12.7 4 3 (B) 14 5 (B)
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
95 3 3.3 84 3 3.8 6 0 (B) 5 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
958 106 11.0 958 106 11.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 54 22 (B) 54 22 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 469 131 28.0 469 131 28.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
553 40 7.2 553 40 7.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 124 27 21.8 124 27 21.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 676 117 17.4 676 117 17.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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