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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
202,100 28,560 14.1 162,411 15,962 9.8 11,557 2,290 19.8 28,131 10,307 36.6
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
50,789 12,996 25.6 39,803 7,455 18.7 2,602 1,004 38.6 8,384 4,537 54.1
People in families with a working householder (16) 151,310 15,564 10.3 122,608 8,508 6.9 8,955 1,286 14.4 19,748 5,771 29.2
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
36,481 10,040 27.5 20,507 4,332 21.1 4,334 977 22.6 11,640 4,730 40.6
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
114,829 5,524 4.8 102,100 4,175 4.1 4,621 309 6.7 8,108 1,040 12.8
          Householder plus one other worker 84,922 4,488 5.3 76,079 3,440 4.5 3,056 202 6.6 5,788 847 14.6
          Householder plus two or more other workers 29,906 1,036 3.5 26,021 736 2.8 1,565 107 6.8 2,320 194 8.3
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
107,995 7,118 6.6 89,486 4,435 5.0 6,150 551 9.0 12,358 2,132 17.2
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 25,513 4,993 19.6 15,458 2,766 17.9 3,057 430 14.1 6,998 1,796 25.7
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
82,482 2,125 2.6 74,029 1,669 2.3 3,093 121 3.9 5,360 336 6.3
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
43,879 666 1.5 40,271 558 1.4 1,573 45 2.9 2,035 63 3.1
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
25,978 1,299 5.0 22,126 992 4.5 1,145 48 4.2 2,706 260 9.6
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
12,626 159 1.3 11,632 119 1.0 375 28 7.4 618 13 2.1
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
97,048 3,440 3.5 97,048 3,440 3.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 9,385 1,354 14.4 9,385 1,354 14.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 37,833 7,458 19.7 37,833 7,458 19.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
48,774 469 1.0 48,774 469 1.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 14,204 941 6.6 14,204 941 6.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 62,232 6,358 10.2 62,232 6,358 10.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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