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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% 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 2,496 30.1 3,790 442 11.7 746 212 28.4 3,755 1,842 49.1
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
1,805 1,072 59.4 712 222 31.2 180 104 57.9 913 746 81.6
Families with a working householder (16) 6,486 1,424 22.0 3,078 221 7.2 566 107 19.0 2,842 1,096 38.6
      Working householder and no other workers 2,930 1,187 40.5 474 113 23.8 341 95 27.7 2,115 980 46.3
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
3,556 237 6.7 2,604 108 4.1 225 13 5.7 727 117 16.1
          Householder plus one other worker 2,945 218 7.4 2,172 101 4.6 179 12 6.8 594 105 17.6
          Householder plus two or more other workers 611 20 3.3 432 7 1.6 46 1 (B) 133 12 9.2
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
4,616 572 12.4 2,407 112 4.6 383 36 9.3 1,827 425 23.2
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 1,891 464 24.5 362 66 18.3 241 32 13.1 1,288 366 28.4
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
2,726 108 4.0 2,045 45 2.2 142 4 2.9 539 59 10.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,687 34 2.0 1,385 17 1.2 76 4 5.3 225 13 5.8
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
776 73 9.4 450 27 6.1 50 0 (B) 276 45 16.5
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
262 1 0.5 209 1 0.6 15 0 (B) 38 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
2,509 96 3.8 2,509 96 3.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 367 82 22.3 367 82 22.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 674 149 22.1 674 149 22.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,544 17 1.1 1,544 17 1.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 554 64 11.6 554 64 11.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,046 124 11.8 1,046 124 11.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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