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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 alone
 
People in families, total (2)
197,763 18,558 9.4 159,476 9,788 6.1 11,277 1,429 12.7 27,010 7,340 27.2
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
49,740 9,177 18.5 39,132 4,874 12.5 2,526 750 29.7 8,082 3,554 44.0
People in families with a working householder (16) 148,023 9,381 6.3 120,344 4,915 4.1 8,751 679 7.8 18,928 3,787 20.0
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
35,511 6,474 18.2 20,172 2,741 13.6 4,222 559 13.2 11,117 3,175 28.6
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
112,512 2,906 2.6 100,172 2,174 2.2 4,529 121 2.7 7,811 612 7.8
          Householder plus one other worker 83,226 2,364 2.8 74,621 1,769 2.4 2,996 89 3.0 5,609 506 9.0
          Householder plus two or more other workers 29,285 542 1.9 25,551 405 1.6 1,532 31 2.0 2,202 106 4.8
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
105,765 3,714 3.5 87,877 2,380 2.7 6,019 220 3.7 11,869 1,114 9.4
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 24,876 2,743 11.0 15,202 1,617 10.6 2,980 179 6.0 6,694 947 14.1
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
80,889 970 1.2 72,675 762 1.0 3,039 41 1.3 5,175 167 3.2
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
43,134 277 0.6 39,607 231 0.6 1,546 13 0.9 1,981 33 1.7
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
25,396 660 2.6 21,646 497 2.3 1,128 27 2.4 2,622 135 5.1
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
12,359 34 0.3 11,422 34 0.3 365 0 0.0 572 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
95,260 1,755 1.8 95,260 1,755 1.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 9,166 925 10.1 9,166 925 10.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 37,137 4,575 12.3 37,137 4,575 12.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
47,971 172 0.4 47,971 172 0.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 13,911 513 3.7 13,911 513 3.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 60,995 3,461 5.7 60,995 3,461 5.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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