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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)

Black alone (12)
Families with householders under age 65, total
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
8,291 1,877 22.6 3,790 287 7.6 746 145 19.4 3,755 1,446 38.5
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
1,805 919 50.9 712 162 22.8 180 79 43.9 913 678 74.2
Families with a working householder (16) 6,486 958 14.8 3,078 124 4.0 566 66 11.6 2,842 768 27.0
      Working householder and no other workers 2,930 829 28.3 474 63 13.3 341 60 17.4 2,115 707 33.4
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
3,556 129 3.6 2,604 61 2.3 225 6 2.8 727 61 8.4
          Householder plus one other worker 2,945 118 4.0 2,172 55 2.6 179 6 3.6 594 56 9.4
          Householder plus two or more other workers 611 11 1.8 432 6 1.3 46 0 (B) 133 5 4.1
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
4,616 293 6.3 2,407 54 2.3 383 19 4.9 1,827 220 12.0
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 1,891 241 12.8 362 32 9.0 241 15 6.0 1,288 194 15.1
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
2,726 52 1.9 2,045 22 1.1 142 4 2.9 539 26 4.8
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,687 14 0.8 1,385 8 0.6 76 4 5.3 225 2 1.0
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
776 38 4.8 450 14 3.1 50 0 (B) 276 23 8.5
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
262 0 0.0 209 0 0.0 15 0 (B) 38 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
2,509 56 2.2 2,509 56 2.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 367 44 11.9 367 44 11.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 674 88 13.1 674 88 13.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,544 7 0.4 1,544 7 0.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 554 35 6.3 554 35 6.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,046 64 6.1 1,046 64 6.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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