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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV19: People in Families With Related Children Under 18 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 with related children under
  18 years, total (9)
21,672 6,403 29.5 9,551 963 10.1 1,403 359 25.6 10,719 5,081 47.4
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
5,014 3,155 62.9 1,591 520 32.7 395 216 54.6 3,028 2,419 79.9
People in families with a working householder (16) 16,658 3,248 19.5 7,960 443 5.6 1,008 144 14.3 7,690 2,662 34.6
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
7,735 2,721 35.2 1,208 192 15.9 711 132 18.6 5,815 2,396 41.2
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
8,923 527 5.9 6,752 250 3.7 297 11 3.8 1,875 266 14.2
          Householder plus one other worker 6,967 484 6.9 5,321 224 4.2 208 11 5.4 1,438 249 17.3
          Householder plus two or more other workers 1,956 43 2.2 1,430 27 1.9 89 0 0.0 437 17 3.8
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
11,642 1,125 9.7 6,162 220 3.6 687 61 8.9 4,793 844 17.6
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 4,875 900 18.5 928 114 12.3 535 50 9.4 3,412 736 21.6
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
6,768 226 3.3 5,234 106 2.0 152 11 7.0 1,381 108 7.8
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
4,051 50 1.2 3,445 32 0.9 82 11 12.9 524 8 1.5
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
1,870 175 9.4 1,112 75 6.7 51 0 (B) 707 101 14.3
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
846 0 0.0 676 0 0.0 19 0 (B) 151 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
6,411 226 3.5 6,411 226 3.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 753 156 20.8 753 156 20.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 1,878 278 14.8 1,878 278 14.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
3,916 26 0.7 3,916 26 0.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 1,245 142 11.4 1,245 142 11.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 2,937 238 8.1 2,937 238 8.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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