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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 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)

All races
 
People in families with related children under
  18 years, total (9)
153,666 50,721 33.0 113,271 26,229 23.2 8,363 3,724 44.5 32,031 20,768 64.8
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
28,465 16,995 59.7 18,540 8,656 46.7 1,660 1,196 72.1 8,265 7,143 86.4
People in families with a working householder (16) 125,202 33,726 26.9 94,731 17,573 18.6 6,704 2,528 37.7 23,766 13,625 57.3
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
37,417 19,735 52.7 16,048 6,937 43.2 4,542 1,881 41.4 16,827 10,918 64.9
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
87,785 13,991 15.9 78,683 10,636 13.5 2,162 647 29.9 6,939 2,707 39.0
          Householder plus one other worker 66,079 10,970 16.6 59,981 8,396 14.0 1,284 438 34.1 4,813 2,136 44.4
          Householder plus two or more other workers 21,706 3,021 13.9 18,702 2,241 12.0 878 209 23.8 2,126 571 26.9
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
89,938 18,079 20.1 70,743 10,228 14.5 4,617 1,310 28.4 14,578 6,541 44.9
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 26,475 11,126 42.0 13,190 4,895 37.1 3,319 1,053 31.7 9,965 5,178 52.0
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
63,464 6,953 11.0 57,553 5,333 9.3 1,298 257 19.8 4,613 1,363 29.6
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
33,253 2,523 7.6 31,142 2,053 6.6 494 127 25.8 1,617 342 21.2
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
21,094 3,841 18.2 18,132 2,821 15.6 584 90 15.3 2,378 930 39.1
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
9,117 590 6.5 8,279 458 5.5 220 40 18.2 617 91 14.8
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
74,769 9,189 12.3 74,769 9,189 12.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 4,311 1,980 45.9 4,311 1,980 45.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 30,937 12,716 41.1 30,937 12,716 41.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
37,202 2,088 5.6 37,202 2,088 5.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 9,103 2,472 27.2 9,103 2,472 27.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 52,079 12,834 24.6 52,079 12,834 24.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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