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POV18: People in Families 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)

  People in families (total) (2) People in married-couple families (11) People in families with a male householder, no wife present People in families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
202,100 19,255 9.5 162,411 10,061 6.2 11,557 1,484 12.8 28,131 7,709 27.4
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
50,789 9,552 18.8 39,803 5,005 12.6 2,602 787 30.3 8,384 3,760 44.8
People in families with a working householder (16) 151,310 9,703 6.4 122,608 5,056 4.1 8,955 697 7.8 19,748 3,949 20.0
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
36,481 6,688 18.3 20,507 2,805 13.7 4,334 574 13.2 11,640 3,310 28.4
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
114,829 3,014 2.6 102,100 2,252 2.2 4,621 123 2.7 8,108 639 7.9
          Householder plus one other worker 84,922 2,457 2.9 76,079 1,835 2.4 3,056 92 3.0 5,788 531 9.2
          Householder plus two or more other workers 29,906 557 1.9 26,021 417 1.6 1,565 31 2.0 2,320 108 4.7
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
107,995 3,817 3.5 89,486 2,433 2.7 6,150 221 3.6 12,358 1,164 9.4
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 25,513 2,823 11.1 15,458 1,654 10.7 3,057 180 5.9 6,998 989 14.1
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
82,482 995 1.2 74,029 779 1.1 3,093 41 1.3 5,360 175 3.3
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
43,879 278 0.6 40,271 232 0.6 1,573 13 0.9 2,035 33 1.6
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
25,978 683 2.6 22,126 513 2.3 1,145 28 2.5 2,706 142 5.2
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
12,626 34 0.3 11,632 34 0.3 375 0 0.0 618 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
97,048 1,813 1.9 97,048 1,813 1.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 9,385 952 10.1 9,385 952 10.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 37,833 4,688 12.4 37,833 4,688 12.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
48,774 173 0.4 48,774 173 0.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 14,204 536 3.8 14,204 536 3.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 62,232 3,552 5.7 62,232 3,552 5.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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