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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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)

White alone, not Hispanic (12)
Families with householders under age 65, total
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
43,973 2,938 6.7 35,367 1,250 3.5 2,747 346 12.6 5,859 1,342 22.9
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
7,527 1,498 19.9 6,005 702 11.7 454 198 43.5 1,067 599 56.1
Families with a working householder (16) 36,446 1,440 4.0 29,362 548 1.9 2,293 148 6.5 4,792 744 15.5
      Working householder and no other workers 8,623 1,096 12.7 4,219 298 7.1 1,301 129 9.9 3,103 668 21.5
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
27,823 344 1.2 25,143 250 1.0 992 19 1.9 1,688 76 4.5
          Householder plus one other worker 22,512 313 1.4 20,362 222 1.1 802 19 2.4 1,348 72 5.3
          Householder plus two or more other workers 5,311 31 0.6 4,781 28 0.6 190 0 0.0 340 4 1.0
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
26,864 437 1.6 22,080 215 1.0 1,660 46 2.8 3,125 176 5.6
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 6,163 337 5.5 3,299 137 4.1 935 40 4.2 1,928 160 8.3
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
20,701 100 0.5 18,780 78 0.4 724 7 0.9 1,197 16 1.3
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
11,921 25 0.2 11,155 24 0.2 342 2 0.6 425 0 0.0
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
6,406 73 1.1 5,381 53 1.0 337 5 1.4 688 16 2.3
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
2,374 1 0.1 2,244 1 0.1 45 0 (B) 85 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
24,499 228 0.9 24,499 228 0.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 2,051 173 8.4 2,051 173 8.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 7,106 403 5.7 7,106 403 5.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
12,982 25 0.2 12,982 25 0.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 3,543 80 2.3 3,543 80 2.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 13,579 280 2.1 13,579 280 2.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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