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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 alone
 
People in families, total (2)
30,986 7,339 23.7 14,928 1,310 8.8 2,410 497 20.6 13,648 5,533 40.5
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
8,682 3,916 45.1 3,613 799 22.1 753 305 40.4 4,316 2,812 65.2
People in families with a working householder (16) 22,304 3,423 15.3 11,315 511 4.5 1,657 192 11.6 9,332 2,720 29.2
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
9,065 2,846 31.4 1,768 243 13.7 913 170 18.7 6,385 2,433 38.1
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
13,239 577 4.4 9,547 268 2.8 745 21 2.9 2,947 287 9.7
          Householder plus one other worker 10,134 515 5.1 7,426 231 3.1 522 21 4.1 2,186 263 12.0
          Householder plus two or more other workers 3,105 62 2.0 2,121 37 1.8 223 0 0.0 761 24 3.2
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
15,757 1,165 7.4 8,727 245 2.8 1,105 65 5.9 5,925 855 14.4
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 5,787 925 16.0 1,333 135 10.1 654 50 7.7 3,799 740 19.5
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
9,970 240 2.4 7,393 110 1.5 451 15 3.3 2,126 115 5.4
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
5,847 58 1.0 4,745 36 0.8 239 15 6.2 863 8 0.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
2,791 182 6.5 1,621 75 4.6 140 0 0.0 1,030 107 10.4
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
1,333 0 0.0 1,028 0 0.0 72 0 (B) 233 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
9,031 244 2.7 9,031 244 2.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 1,474 202 13.7 1,474 202 13.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 2,706 349 12.9 2,706 349 12.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
5,474 30 0.6 5,474 30 0.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 2,068 162 7.8 2,068 162 7.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 4,047 278 6.9 4,047 278 6.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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