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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% 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 11,613 21.7 41,727 6,286 15.1 3,720 1,198 32.2 8,161 4,129 50.6
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
9,517 4,305 45.2 7,251 2,549 35.2 593 411 69.3 1,673 1,345 80.4
Families with a working householder (16) 44,092 7,308 16.6 34,476 3,737 10.8 3,127 787 25.2 6,489 2,784 42.9
      Working householder and no other workers 11,231 4,449 39.6 5,399 1,625 30.1 1,661 566 34.1 4,172 2,258 54.1
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
32,860 2,859 8.7 29,077 2,112 7.3 1,467 221 15.1 2,317 526 22.7
          Householder plus one other worker 26,250 2,365 9.0 23,317 1,744 7.5 1,115 177 15.9 1,818 443 24.4
          Householder plus two or more other workers 6,610 494 7.5 5,760 367 6.4 352 44 12.5 499 83 16.6
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
32,118 3,674 11.4 25,743 2,030 7.9 2,197 388 17.6 4,177 1,257 30.1
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 7,954 2,366 29.8 4,201 1,060 25.2 1,180 295 25.0 2,572 1,011 39.3
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
24,164 1,308 5.4 21,542 970 4.5 1,017 93 9.1 1,605 245 15.3
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
13,892 463 3.3 12,755 358 2.8 532 44 8.2 606 61 10.1
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
7,410 750 10.1 6,137 537 8.8 404 39 9.6 868 174 20.0
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
2,863 96 3.3 2,650 75 2.8 81 10 12.2 131 10 7.8
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
28,139 1,882 6.7 28,139 1,882 6.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 2,327 626 26.9 2,327 626 26.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 9,267 2,703 29.2 9,267 2,703 29.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
14,803 380 2.6 14,803 380 2.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 4,074 565 13.9 4,074 565 13.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 16,354 2,602 15.9 16,354 2,602 15.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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