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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 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)

All races
 
People in families with related children under
  18 years, total (9)
153,666 54,874 35.7 113,271 29,188 25.8 8,363 4,010 47.9 32,031 21,676 67.7
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
28,465 17,568 61.7 18,540 9,120 49.2 1,660 1,224 73.8 8,265 7,224 87.4
People in families with a working householder (16) 125,202 37,306 29.8 94,731 20,068 21.2 6,704 2,786 41.6 23,766 14,452 60.8
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
37,417 21,071 56.3 16,048 7,547 47.0 4,542 2,067 45.5 16,827 11,457 68.1
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
87,785 16,236 18.5 78,683 12,521 15.9 2,162 719 33.2 6,939 2,996 43.2
          Householder plus one other worker 66,079 12,675 19.2 59,981 9,857 16.4 1,284 465 36.2 4,813 2,353 48.9
          Householder plus two or more other workers 21,706 3,561 16.4 18,702 2,664 14.2 878 254 28.9 2,126 642 30.2
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
89,938 20,562 22.9 70,743 11,904 16.8 4,617 1,490 32.3 14,578 7,167 49.2
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 26,475 12,191 46.0 13,190 5,410 41.0 3,319 1,196 36.0 9,965 5,585 56.0
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
63,464 8,371 13.2 57,553 6,495 11.3 1,298 294 22.6 4,613 1,583 34.3
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
33,253 3,195 9.6 31,142 2,613 8.4 494 137 27.7 1,617 445 27.5
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
21,094 4,445 21.1 18,132 3,302 18.2 584 106 18.2 2,378 1,036 43.6
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
9,117 732 8.0 8,279 580 7.0 220 51 23.0 617 102 16.5
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
74,769 10,859 14.5 74,769 10,859 14.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 4,311 2,157 50.0 4,311 2,157 50.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 30,937 13,763 44.5 30,937 13,763 44.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
37,202 2,708 7.3 37,202 2,708 7.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 9,103 2,759 30.3 9,103 2,759 30.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 52,079 14,416 27.7 52,079 14,416 27.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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