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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)

Asian alone (12)
Families with householders under age 65, total
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
3,095 295 9.5 2,512 211 8.4 215 24 11.3 367 60 16.3
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
549 145 26.4 429 108 25.2 38 10 (B) 83 27 32.5
Families with a working householder (16) 2,545 150 5.9 2,083 103 4.9 178 14 7.9 284 33 11.6
      Working householder and no other workers 667 94 14.1 423 62 14.6 76 8 10.5 168 24 14.5
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
1,878 56 3.0 1,660 41 2.5 102 6 6.0 117 9 7.3
          Householder plus one other worker 1,452 48 3.3 1,341 34 2.6 51 6 (B) 59 7 (B)
          Householder plus two or more other workers 427 8 1.9 319 7 2.2 51 0 (B) 57 1 (B)
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
1,986 65 3.3 1,655 50 3.0 132 6 4.5 199 9 4.7
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 524 35 6.7 345 25 7.3 58 3 (B) 121 7 6.1
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
1,461 30 2.0 1,310 24 1.9 74 3 (B) 78 2 2.6
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
918 12 1.3 843 12 1.4 45 0 (B) 29 0 (B)
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
371 17 4.6 322 12 3.6 17 3 (B) 31 2 (B)
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
173 1 0.6 144 1 0.7 11 0 (B) 17 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
1,594 39 2.4 1,594 39 2.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 122 16 12.8 122 16 12.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 664 84 12.6 664 84 12.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
932 13 1.4 932 13 1.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 236 8 3.3 236 8 3.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 990 61 6.2 990 61 6.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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