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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)

Asian alone (12)
Families with householders under age 65, total
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
3,095 380 12.3 2,512 268 10.7 215 36 16.8 367 76 20.6
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
549 180 32.8 429 136 31.7 38 14 (B) 83 31 36.9
Families with a working householder (16) 2,545 200 7.9 2,083 132 6.4 178 23 12.7 284 45 15.8
      Working householder and no other workers 667 123 18.5 423 74 17.5 76 16 21.8 168 33 19.4
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
1,878 77 4.1 1,660 58 3.5 102 6 6.0 117 12 10.6
          Householder plus one other worker 1,452 66 4.5 1,341 50 3.7 51 6 (B) 59 10 (B)
          Householder plus two or more other workers 427 11 2.5 319 8 2.6 51 0 (B) 57 3 (B)
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
1,986 84 4.3 1,655 60 3.6 132 12 8.8 199 13 6.7
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 524 50 9.6 345 32 9.1 58 8 (B) 121 10 8.5
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
1,461 34 2.3 1,310 28 2.1 74 3 (B) 78 3 3.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
918 15 1.7 843 15 1.8 45 0 (B) 29 0 (B)
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
371 18 4.8 322 12 3.6 17 3 (B) 31 3 (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 52 3.2 1,594 52 3.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 122 20 16.7 122 20 16.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 664 116 17.4 664 116 17.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
932 14 1.5 932 14 1.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 236 14 5.9 236 14 5.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 990 79 8.0 990 79 8.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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