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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)

Black A.O.I.C. (12)
Families with householders under age 65, total
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
8,535 3,021 35.4 3,917 620 15.8 774 278 35.9 3,844 2,123 55.2
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
1,857 1,179 63.5 738 276 37.4 185 117 63.0 933 786 84.2
Families with a working householder (16) 6,678 1,842 27.6 3,178 344 10.8 589 161 27.4 2,911 1,337 45.9
      Working householder and no other workers 2,996 1,459 48.7 487 156 32.0 352 134 38.0 2,157 1,169 54.2
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
3,682 383 10.4 2,691 188 7.0 237 28 11.7 754 168 22.3
          Householder plus one other worker 3,055 340 11.1 2,249 169 7.5 191 26 13.4 616 146 23.6
          Householder plus two or more other workers 627 43 6.9 442 19 4.3 46 2 (B) 138 22 16.1
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
4,745 844 17.8 2,486 177 7.1 394 69 17.4 1,865 598 32.1
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 1,930 658 34.1 376 92 24.6 246 60 24.3 1,309 506 38.7
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
2,815 186 6.6 2,110 85 4.0 148 9 6.1 556 92 16.5
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,743 52 3.0 1,425 29 2.0 82 6 7.3 236 17 7.1
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
803 133 16.5 469 55 11.6 51 3 (B) 283 75 26.6
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
269 1 0.5 216 1 0.6 15 0 (B) 38 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
2,595 168 6.5 2,595 168 6.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 371 94 25.4 371 94 25.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 699 213 30.5 699 213 30.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,589 28 1.8 1,589 28 1.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 563 84 15.0 563 84 15.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,097 198 18.1 1,097 198 18.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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