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POV16: Families With Related Children Under 6 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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

All races (12)
Families with related children under 6, total (13)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
17,532 4,714 26.9 12,295 1,839 15.0 1,122 360 32.1 4,115 2,515 61.1
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
3,408 1,787 52.4 2,120 686 32.3 145 101 69.5 1,143 1,001 87.5
Families with a working householder (16) 14,124 2,927 20.7 10,175 1,154 11.3 977 259 26.6 2,972 1,514 50.9
      Working householder and no other workers 5,351 2,252 42.1 2,173 642 29.5 803 245 30.5 2,375 1,365 57.5
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
8,773 675 7.7 8,002 512 6.4 174 15 8.4 596 149 25.0
          Householder plus one other worker 7,753 594 7.7 7,177 458 6.4 121 11 8.7 455 126 27.6
          Householder plus two or more other workers 1,020 81 8.0 826 54 6.5 53 4 (B) 142 23 16.4
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
9,634 1,161 12.1 7,402 590 8.0 671 109 16.3 1,561 462 29.6
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 3,510 921 26.2 1,770 415 23.4 559 103 18.4 1,180 403 34.2
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
6,124 240 3.9 5,631 175 3.1 111 6 5.8 381 59 15.4
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
3,606 74 2.0 3,374 57 1.7 60 5 (B) 172 11 6.5
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
2,132 153 7.2 1,929 107 5.6 35 0 (B) 168 46 27.3
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
385 14 3.6 328 11 3.3 16 1 (B) 41 2 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
7,758 468 6.0 7,758 468 6.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 336 118 35.3 336 118 35.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 3,935 1,071 27.2 3,935 1,071 27.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
3,538 57 1.6 3,538 57 1.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 861 102 11.9 861 102 11.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 6,210 886 14.3 6,210 886 14.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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