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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 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 alone (12)
Families with related children under 6, total (13)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
2,538 1,511 59.5 971 308 31.7 184 108 59.0 1,383 1,094 79.1
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
595 520 87.4 159 104 65.3 38 34 (B) 398 383 96.2
Families with a working householder (16) 1,944 991 51.0 813 204 25.1 146 75 51.3 985 711 72.2
      Working householder and no other workers 1,071 770 71.8 143 78 54.6 129 66 51.6 800 625 78.2
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
872 221 25.3 670 126 18.9 17 8 (B) 185 86 46.6
          Householder plus one other worker 747 187 25.0 588 110 18.8 11 5 (B) 149 71 47.8
          Householder plus two or more other workers 125 35 27.7 82 16 19.6 6 3 (B) 37 15 (B)
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
1,239 460 37.1 605 109 18.1 99 41 41.3 535 309 57.8
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 596 342 57.4 107 49 46.2 92 39 42.8 397 253 63.8
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
644 117 18.2 498 60 12.1 7 1 (B) 138 56 40.4
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
395 46 11.7 336 32 9.4 1 1 (B) 58 13 (B)
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
195 67 34.1 124 27 21.9 4 0 (B) 67 39 (B)
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
54 5 (B) 38 1 (B) 2 0 (B) 14 3 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
653 121 18.5 653 121 18.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 50 24 (B) 50 24 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 229 135 58.9 229 135 58.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
359 33 9.2 359 33 9.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 105 32 30.8 105 32 30.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 347 129 37.4 347 129 37.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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