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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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
202,100 34,979 17.3 162,411 20,331 12.5 11,557 2,793 24.2 28,131 11,855 42.1
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
50,789 15,382 30.3 39,803 9,302 23.4 2,602 1,160 44.6 8,384 4,920 58.7
People in families with a working householder (16) 151,310 19,597 13.0 122,608 11,029 9.0 8,955 1,633 18.2 19,748 6,935 35.1
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
36,481 12,041 33.0 20,507 5,255 25.6 4,334 1,187 27.4 11,640 5,599 48.1
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
114,829 7,556 6.6 102,100 5,774 5.7 4,621 446 9.7 8,108 1,336 16.5
          Householder plus one other worker 84,922 6,055 7.1 76,079 4,626 6.1 3,056 320 10.5 5,788 1,109 19.2
          Householder plus two or more other workers 29,906 1,501 5.0 26,021 1,148 4.4 1,565 126 8.1 2,320 227 9.8
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
107,995 9,452 8.8 89,486 5,944 6.6 6,150 741 12.1 12,358 2,767 22.4
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 25,513 6,290 24.7 15,458 3,443 22.3 3,057 561 18.4 6,998 2,285 32.7
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
82,482 3,162 3.8 74,029 2,500 3.4 3,093 180 5.8 5,360 482 9.0
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
43,879 1,074 2.4 40,271 873 2.2 1,573 82 5.2 2,035 119 5.8
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
25,978 1,826 7.0 22,126 1,409 6.4 1,145 70 6.2 2,706 347 12.8
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
12,626 262 2.1 11,632 218 1.9 375 28 7.4 618 16 2.6
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
97,048 4,757 4.9 97,048 4,757 4.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 9,385 1,701 18.1 9,385 1,701 18.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 37,833 9,288 24.6 37,833 9,288 24.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
48,774 784 1.6 48,774 784 1.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 14,204 1,306 9.2 14,204 1,306 9.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 62,232 8,228 13.2 62,232 8,228 13.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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