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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)

Asian alone (12)
Families with householders under age 65, total
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
3,095 469 15.2 2,512 325 12.9 215 45 20.9 367 99 26.9
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
549 201 36.7 429 146 34.0 38 14 (B) 83 41 49.8
Families with a working householder (16) 2,545 267 10.5 2,083 179 8.6 178 31 17.2 284 57 20.2
      Working householder and no other workers 667 153 23.0 423 90 21.3 76 20 25.8 168 44 26.1
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
1,878 114 6.1 1,660 89 5.4 102 11 10.8 117 14 11.8
          Householder plus one other worker 1,452 88 6.1 1,341 72 5.4 51 6 (B) 59 10 (B)
          Householder plus two or more other workers 427 26 6.0 319 17 5.3 51 5 (B) 57 4 (B)
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
1,986 128 6.5 1,655 91 5.5 132 16 12.2 199 21 10.7
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 524 74 14.2 345 45 12.9 58 12 (B) 121 18 15.0
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
1,461 54 3.7 1,310 46 3.5 74 5 (B) 78 3 3.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
918 22 2.4 843 22 2.6 45 0 (B) 29 0 (B)
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
371 31 8.4 322 23 7.3 17 5 (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 83 5.2 1,594 83 5.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 122 26 21.5 122 26 21.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 664 133 20.0 664 133 20.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
932 21 2.2 932 21 2.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 236 24 10.0 236 24 10.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 990 103 10.4 990 103 10.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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