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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
32,818 15,578 47.5 15,955 4,524 28.4 2,530 1,232 48.7 14,332 9,822 68.5
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
9,120 6,266 68.7 3,852 1,965 51.0 790 549 69.5 4,478 3,752 83.8
People in families with a working householder (16) 23,698 9,312 39.3 12,103 2,559 21.1 1,741 683 39.2 9,854 6,070 61.6
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
9,588 6,276 65.5 1,864 891 47.8 962 488 50.7 6,761 4,897 72.4
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
14,110 3,037 21.5 10,239 1,668 16.3 778 195 25.1 3,093 1,173 37.9
          Householder plus one other worker 10,795 2,527 23.4 7,946 1,420 17.9 555 134 24.1 2,293 973 42.4
          Householder plus two or more other workers 3,315 510 15.4 2,292 248 10.8 224 61 27.5 800 200 25.0
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
16,664 5,000 30.0 9,291 1,485 16.0 1,154 351 30.5 6,219 3,164 50.9
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 6,096 3,313 54.3 1,403 576 41.0 688 279 40.6 4,006 2,458 61.4
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
10,567 1,687 16.0 7,888 909 11.5 466 72 15.5 2,213 705 31.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
6,134 571 9.3 4,981 384 7.7 253 39 15.6 900 148 16.5
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
2,994 1,027 34.3 1,783 488 27.4 142 18 12.9 1,070 521 48.7
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
1,440 88 6.1 1,124 38 3.4 72 15 (B) 243 36 14.7
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
9,688 1,459 15.1 9,688 1,459 15.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 1,565 652 41.7 1,565 652 41.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 2,907 1,357 46.7 2,907 1,357 46.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
5,788 396 6.8 5,788 396 6.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 2,178 600 27.6 2,178 600 27.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 4,419 1,521 34.4 4,419 1,521 34.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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