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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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)

Black alone (12)
Families with related children under 6, total (13)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
2,538 1,181 46.5 971 193 19.9 184 71 38.8 1,383 917 66.3
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
595 477 80.2 159 80 50.1 38 31 (B) 398 367 92.1
Families with a working householder (16) 1,944 704 36.2 813 114 14.0 146 41 27.8 985 550 55.8
      Working householder and no other workers 1,071 589 55.0 143 52 36.1 129 38 29.8 800 499 62.4
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
872 115 13.2 670 62 9.3 17 2 (B) 185 51 27.6
          Householder plus one other worker 747 104 13.9 588 57 9.7 11 2 (B) 149 45 30.0
          Householder plus two or more other workers 125 12 9.4 82 5 6.4 6 0 (B) 37 7 (B)
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
1,239 250 20.2 605 55 9.2 99 13 13.4 535 181 33.8
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 596 199 33.4 107 31 28.9 92 13 14.4 397 155 39.0
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
644 51 7.9 498 25 4.9 7 0 (B) 138 26 19.0
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
395 16 4.1 336 11 3.3 1 0 (B) 58 5 (B)
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
195 33 17.0 124 12 9.8 4 0 (B) 67 21 (B)
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
54 1 (B) 38 1 (B) 2 0 (B) 14 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
653 61 9.3 653 61 9.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 50 22 (B) 50 22 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 229 86 37.7 229 86 37.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
359 12 3.5 359 12 3.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 105 21 20.2 105 21 20.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 347 74 21.5 347 74 21.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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