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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)

White alone
 
People in families with related children under
  18 years, total (9)
118,664 34,793 29.3 93,568 20,866 22.3 6,231 2,564 41.2 18,865 11,363 60.2
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
20,877 11,379 54.5 15,160 6,805 44.9 1,092 741 67.9 4,625 3,832 82.9
People in families with a working householder (16) 97,787 23,414 23.9 78,408 14,061 17.9 5,140 1,823 35.5 14,240 7,530 52.9
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
26,392 12,878 48.8 13,117 5,611 42.8 3,487 1,345 38.6 9,788 5,922 60.5
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
71,395 10,536 14.8 65,291 8,450 12.9 1,652 478 28.9 4,452 1,608 36.1
          Householder plus one other worker 53,560 8,174 15.3 49,509 6,588 13.3 979 333 34.0 3,073 1,254 40.8
          Householder plus two or more other workers 17,835 2,362 13.2 15,782 1,862 11.8 673 145 21.5 1,379 355 25.7
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
70,362 12,576 17.9 58,182 8,201 14.1 3,544 950 26.8 8,636 3,425 39.7
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 19,222 7,479 38.9 10,888 4,048 37.2 2,536 738 29.1 5,798 2,692 46.4
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
51,140 5,097 10.0 47,294 4,153 8.8 1,008 212 21.0 2,838 733 25.8
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
26,065 1,842 7.1 24,746 1,544 6.2 358 93 25.9 960 205 21.3
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
17,640 2,773 15.7 15,641 2,223 14.2 489 79 16.1 1,509 471 31.2
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
7,436 483 6.5 6,906 385 5.6 161 40 24.9 369 57 15.5
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
62,103 7,291 11.7 62,103 7,291 11.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 3,094 1,383 44.7 3,094 1,383 44.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 26,063 10,546 40.5 26,063 10,546 40.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
29,905 1,578 5.3 29,905 1,578 5.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 6,963 1,796 25.8 6,963 1,796 25.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 44,842 10,613 23.7 44,842 10,613 23.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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