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POV17: Families With Householders Under Age 65 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 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

All races (12)
Families with householders under age 65, total
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
65,894 7,331 11.1 48,556 2,776 5.7 4,804 685 14.3 12,535 3,870 30.9
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
12,070 3,554 29.4 8,509 1,405 16.5 835 358 42.9 2,726 1,791 65.7
Families with a working householder (16) 53,825 3,778 7.0 40,047 1,371 3.4 3,969 327 8.2 9,809 2,080 21.2
      Working householder and no other workers 15,089 2,908 19.3 6,369 778 12.2 2,132 276 13.0 6,588 1,854 28.1
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
38,736 870 2.2 33,678 593 1.8 1,837 51 2.8 3,221 226 7.0
          Householder plus one other worker 30,995 749 2.4 27,102 507 1.9 1,378 45 3.3 2,515 197 7.8
          Householder plus two or more other workers 7,741 120 1.6 6,576 86 1.3 459 5 1.2 706 29 4.0
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
39,183 1,289 3.3 30,099 612 2.0 2,774 100 3.6 6,310 577 9.1
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 10,538 995 9.4 4,966 411 8.3 1,514 79 5.2 4,057 506 12.5
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
28,646 294 1.0 25,133 201 0.8 1,260 22 1.7 2,252 70 3.1
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
16,653 80 0.5 15,111 62 0.4 673 8 1.2 869 10 1.1
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
8,662 206 2.4 6,989 132 1.9 479 14 2.8 1,195 61 5.1
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
3,330 8 0.2 3,033 8 0.3 109 0 0.0 188 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
32,554 511 1.6 32,554 511 1.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 2,848 304 10.7 2,848 304 10.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 10,748 1,179 11.0 10,748 1,179 11.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
17,425 57 0.3 17,425 57 0.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 4,927 166 3.4 4,927 166 3.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 18,591 854 4.6 18,591 854 4.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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