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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 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 alone, not Hispanic (12)
Families with householders under age 65, total
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
43,973 5,296 12.0 35,367 2,563 7.2 2,747 603 21.9 5,859 2,131 36.4
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
7,527 2,263 30.1 6,005 1,261 21.0 454 256 56.4 1,067 746 69.9
Families with a working householder (16) 36,446 3,033 8.3 29,362 1,301 4.4 2,293 347 15.1 4,792 1,385 28.9
      Working householder and no other workers 8,623 2,128 24.7 4,219 630 14.9 1,301 290 22.3 3,103 1,208 38.9
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
27,823 905 3.3 25,143 671 2.7 992 57 5.7 1,688 177 10.5
          Householder plus one other worker 22,512 798 3.5 20,362 585 2.9 802 49 6.1 1,348 164 12.1
          Householder plus two or more other workers 5,311 107 2.0 4,781 86 1.8 190 8 4.1 340 13 3.9
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
26,864 1,255 4.7 22,080 614 2.8 1,660 155 9.3 3,125 486 15.6
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 6,163 921 14.9 3,299 356 10.8 935 136 14.5 1,928 429 22.2
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
20,701 335 1.6 18,780 258 1.4 724 19 2.6 1,197 58 4.8
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
11,921 101 0.8 11,155 81 0.7 342 9 2.7 425 10 2.5
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
6,406 217 3.4 5,381 163 3.0 337 9 2.6 688 45 6.6
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
2,374 16 0.7 2,244 14 0.6 45 1 (B) 85 2 1.9
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
24,499 604 2.5 24,499 604 2.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 2,051 331 16.2 2,051 331 16.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 7,106 970 13.6 7,106 970 13.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
12,982 85 0.7 12,982 85 0.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 3,543 214 6.0 3,543 214 6.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 13,579 830 6.1 13,579 830 6.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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