Skip Main Navigation Skip To Navigation Content
Current Population Survey (CPS)
A joint effort between the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Census Bureau

Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


There is also additional background information for this table group.

Contents for Table

POV19: People in Families With Related Children Under 18 by Householder's Work Experience and Family Structure: 2008

For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see www.census.gov/apsd/techdoc/cps/cpsmar09.pdf [PDF].

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)

Black alone
 
People in families with related children under
  18 years, total (9)
21,672 8,375 38.6 9,551 1,563 16.4 1,403 517 36.9 10,719 6,295 58.7
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
5,014 3,584 71.5 1,591 713 44.8 395 287 72.7 3,028 2,584 85.3
People in families with a working householder (16) 16,658 4,791 28.8 7,960 850 10.7 1,008 230 22.9 7,690 3,711 48.3
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
7,735 3,808 49.2 1,208 393 32.6 711 208 29.3 5,815 3,207 55.1
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
8,923 983 11.0 6,752 456 6.8 297 22 7.5 1,875 504 26.9
          Householder plus one other worker 6,967 878 12.6 5,321 414 7.8 208 22 10.7 1,438 441 30.7
          Householder plus two or more other workers 1,956 105 5.4 1,430 42 2.9 89 0 0.0 437 63 14.4
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
11,642 2,137 18.4 6,162 480 7.8 687 96 13.9 4,793 1,561 32.6
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 4,875 1,648 33.8 928 266 28.6 535 85 15.9 3,412 1,297 38.0
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
6,768 490 7.2 5,234 215 4.1 152 11 7.0 1,381 264 19.1
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
4,051 148 3.7 3,445 84 2.4 82 11 12.9 524 53 10.1
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
1,870 331 17.7 1,112 120 10.8 51 0 (B) 707 211 29.8
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
846 10 1.2 676 10 1.5 19 0 (B) 151 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
6,411 406 6.3 6,411 406 6.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 753 282 37.4 753 282 37.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 1,878 535 28.5 1,878 535 28.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
3,916 89 2.3 3,916 89 2.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 1,245 254 20.4 1,245 254 20.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 2,937 513 17.5 2,937 513 17.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Contact: Demographic Call Center Staff at 301-763-2422 or 1-866-758-1060 (toll free)