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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

All races (12)
Families with householders under age 65, total
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
65,894 17,581 26.7 48,556 8,583 17.7 4,804 1,782 37.1 12,535 7,216 57.6
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
12,070 6,198 51.4 8,509 3,315 39.0 835 592 71.0 2,726 2,291 84.0
Families with a working householder (16) 53,825 11,383 21.1 40,047 5,268 13.2 3,969 1,190 30.0 9,809 4,925 50.2
      Working householder and no other workers 15,089 7,012 46.5 6,369 2,137 33.6 2,132 854 40.0 6,588 4,021 61.0
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
38,736 4,371 11.3 33,678 3,131 9.3 1,837 336 18.3 3,221 904 28.1
          Householder plus one other worker 30,995 3,624 11.7 27,102 2,604 9.6 1,378 254 18.5 2,515 765 30.4
          Householder plus two or more other workers 7,741 747 9.7 6,576 527 8.0 459 82 17.8 706 139 19.7
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
39,183 5,922 15.1 30,099 2,915 9.7 2,774 606 21.9 6,310 2,401 38.0
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 10,538 3,788 35.9 4,966 1,397 28.1 1,514 456 30.1 4,057 1,934 47.7
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
28,646 2,134 7.5 25,133 1,518 6.0 1,260 150 11.9 2,252 467 20.7
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
16,653 796 4.8 15,111 608 4.0 673 68 10.1 869 121 13.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
8,662 1,192 13.8 6,989 795 11.4 479 66 13.9 1,195 330 27.6
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
3,330 146 4.4 3,033 115 3.8 109 16 14.5 188 16 8.4
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
32,554 2,816 8.7 32,554 2,816 8.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 2,848 888 31.2 2,848 888 31.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 10,748 3,457 32.2 10,748 3,457 32.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
17,425 644 3.7 17,425 644 3.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 4,927 862 17.5 4,927 862 17.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 18,591 3,480 18.7 18,591 3,480 18.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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