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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

Asian alone
 
People in families, total (2)
11,719 2,585 22.1 9,670 1,906 19.7 741 216 29.2 1,308 462 35.3
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
2,574 1,071 41.6 2,022 811 40.1 171 91 53.0 381 170 44.7
People in families with a working householder (16) 9,145 1,513 16.5 7,648 1,095 14.3 570 126 22.1 927 292 31.5
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
2,266 764 33.7 1,578 468 29.7 210 75 35.7 478 221 46.2
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
6,880 750 10.9 6,070 627 10.3 361 51 14.1 449 71 15.9
          Householder plus one other worker 4,833 563 11.6 4,530 496 10.9 127 21 16.5 177 46 26.2
          Householder plus two or more other workers 2,047 187 9.1 1,540 132 8.5 234 30 12.8 273 25 9.2
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
7,188 858 11.9 6,138 643 10.5 399 55 13.7 651 161 24.7
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 1,762 438 24.8 1,264 269 21.3 158 36 22.6 340 133 39.2
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
5,426 420 7.7 4,875 374 7.7 241 19 7.8 310 27 8.7
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
3,276 207 6.3 3,023 196 6.5 132 0 0.0 121 11 9.3
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
1,282 184 14.4 1,134 150 13.2 45 19 (B) 103 16 15.3
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
867 29 3.3 717 29 4.0 65 0 (B) 86 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
5,698 569 10.0 5,698 569 10.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 496 150 30.2 496 150 30.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 2,604 726 27.9 2,604 726 27.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
3,428 185 5.4 3,428 185 5.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 881 164 18.6 881 164 18.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 3,600 645 17.9 3,600 645 17.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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