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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 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)

White alone (12)
Families with related children under 18 years, total (13)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
30,241 9,633 31.9 22,098 4,958 22.4 2,034 878 43.2 6,110 3,797 62.2
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
5,070 2,930 57.8 3,403 1,539 45.2 296 218 73.6 1,371 1,172 85.5
Families with a working householder (16) 25,171 6,704 26.6 18,695 3,419 18.3 1,737 660 38.0 4,739 2,625 55.4
      Working householder and no other workers 7,987 4,053 50.7 3,035 1,316 43.4 1,331 536 40.2 3,621 2,201 60.8
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
17,184 2,651 15.4 15,660 2,103 13.4 406 124 30.6 1,118 424 38.0
          Householder plus one other worker 13,595 2,148 15.8 12,484 1,711 13.7 273 88 32.4 838 348 41.6
          Householder plus two or more other workers 3,589 503 14.0 3,176 391 12.3 133 36 26.9 279 76 27.1
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
18,061 3,566 19.7 13,926 1,984 14.2 1,231 360 29.3 2,903 1,222 42.1
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 5,672 2,270 40.0 2,513 943 37.5 975 307 31.4 2,184 1,021 46.8
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
12,389 1,295 10.5 11,413 1,041 9.1 256 54 21.0 720 201 27.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
6,556 483 7.4 6,247 405 6.5 87 20 22.6 222 59 26.6
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
4,307 709 16.5 3,741 550 14.7 142 26 18.1 423 133 31.5
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
1,526 103 6.8 1,425 87 6.1 26 8 (B) 74 8 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
15,083 1,881 12.5 15,083 1,881 12.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 759 345 45.4 759 345 45.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 5,746 2,350 40.9 5,746 2,350 40.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
7,379 430 5.8 7,379 430 5.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 1,701 449 26.4 1,701 449 26.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 10,320 2,484 24.1 10,320 2,484 24.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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