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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 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 6, total (13)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
13,567 5,146 37.9 10,243 2,823 27.6 854 454 53.1 2,470 1,869 75.7
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
2,529 1,553 61.4 1,755 856 48.8 100 82 82.0 674 614 91.2
Families with a working householder (16) 11,038 3,593 32.6 8,488 1,966 23.2 754 372 49.3 1,796 1,255 69.9
      Working householder and no other workers 3,845 2,248 58.5 1,797 834 46.4 615 327 53.2 1,433 1,087 75.9
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
7,193 1,345 18.7 6,691 1,133 16.9 139 45 32.2 363 168 46.2
          Householder plus one other worker 6,407 1,132 17.7 6,029 964 16.0 100 33 33.1 278 135 48.6
          Householder plus two or more other workers 786 213 27.1 661 169 25.5 40 12 (B) 85 33 38.3
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
7,559 1,842 24.4 6,132 1,123 18.3 518 212 40.8 909 507 55.8
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 2,607 1,221 46.8 1,479 603 40.8 425 185 43.5 704 434 61.6
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
4,952 621 12.5 4,653 520 11.2 94 27 28.8 206 74 35.8
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
2,875 236 8.2 2,728 190 7.0 51 17 (B) 96 29 30.8
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
1,785 331 18.6 1,666 286 17.2 31 6 (B) 88 39 44.6
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
293 54 18.3 259 45 17.2 12 4 (B) 22 5 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
6,485 1,025 15.8 6,485 1,025 15.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 255 137 53.6 255 137 53.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 3,317 1,513 45.6 3,317 1,513 45.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
2,865 200 7.0 2,865 200 7.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 680 197 28.9 680 197 28.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 5,334 1,540 28.9 5,334 1,540 28.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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