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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)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
32,818 7,768 23.7 15,955 1,450 9.1 2,530 537 21.2 14,332 5,782 40.3
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
9,120 4,138 45.4 3,852 866 22.5 790 334 42.3 4,478 2,939 65.6
People in families with a working householder (16) 23,698 3,630 15.3 12,103 584 4.8 1,741 203 11.7 9,854 2,843 28.9
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
9,588 2,995 31.2 1,864 278 14.9 962 182 18.9 6,761 2,536 37.5
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
14,110 635 4.5 10,239 307 3.0 778 21 2.8 3,093 307 9.9
          Householder plus one other worker 10,795 565 5.2 7,946 263 3.3 555 21 3.9 2,293 281 12.3
          Householder plus two or more other workers 3,315 70 2.1 2,292 44 1.9 224 0 0.0 800 26 3.2
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
16,664 1,236 7.4 9,291 277 3.0 1,154 65 5.6 6,219 893 14.4
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 6,096 983 16.1 1,403 160 11.4 688 50 7.3 4,006 772 19.3
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
10,567 253 2.4 7,888 117 1.5 466 15 3.2 2,213 121 5.5
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
6,134 58 0.9 4,981 36 0.7 253 15 5.9 900 8 0.8
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
2,994 194 6.5 1,783 81 4.6 142 0 0.0 1,070 113 10.6
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
1,440 0 0.0 1,124 0 0.0 72 0 (B) 243 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
9,688 283 2.9 9,688 283 2.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 1,565 221 14.1 1,565 221 14.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 2,907 392 13.5 2,907 392 13.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
5,788 30 0.5 5,788 30 0.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 2,178 182 8.4 2,178 182 8.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 4,419 330 7.5 4,419 330 7.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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