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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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C. (12)
Families with householders under age 65, total
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
53,609 8,672 16.2 41,727 4,355 10.4 3,720 888 23.9 8,161 3,429 42.0
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
9,517 3,501 36.8 7,251 1,903 26.2 593 341 57.4 1,673 1,258 75.2
Families with a working householder (16) 44,092 5,171 11.7 34,476 2,452 7.1 3,127 547 17.5 6,489 2,171 33.5
      Working householder and no other workers 11,231 3,494 31.1 5,399 1,231 22.8 1,661 418 25.2 4,172 1,845 44.2
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
32,860 1,676 5.1 29,077 1,221 4.2 1,467 129 8.8 2,317 326 14.1
          Householder plus one other worker 26,250 1,411 5.4 23,317 1,024 4.4 1,115 103 9.2 1,818 284 15.6
          Householder plus two or more other workers 6,610 266 4.0 5,760 197 3.4 352 27 7.5 499 42 8.5
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
32,118 2,353 7.3 25,743 1,263 4.9 2,197 251 11.4 4,177 839 20.1
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 7,954 1,682 21.1 4,201 766 18.2 1,180 197 16.7 2,572 719 27.9
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
24,164 671 2.8 21,542 497 2.3 1,017 54 5.3 1,605 120 7.5
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
13,892 222 1.6 12,755 169 1.3 532 25 4.7 606 28 4.6
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
7,410 404 5.5 6,137 290 4.7 404 23 5.8 868 90 10.4
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
2,863 45 1.6 2,650 38 1.4 81 6 6.9 131 2 1.6
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
28,139 1,055 3.8 28,139 1,055 3.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 2,327 438 18.8 2,327 438 18.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 9,267 2,006 21.7 9,267 2,006 21.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
14,803 163 1.1 14,803 163 1.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 4,074 306 7.5 4,074 306 7.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 16,354 1,734 10.6 16,354 1,734 10.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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