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POV20: People in Families With Related Children Under 6 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)

All races
 
People in families with related children under 6,
  total (9)
72,497 14,124 19.5 54,222 6,015 11.1 3,603 768 21.3 14,672 7,341 50.0
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
15,092 6,235 41.3 10,080 2,524 25.0 601 295 49.0 4,411 3,416 77.4
People in families with a working householder (16) 57,405 7,889 13.7 44,142 3,491 7.9 3,001 473 15.8 10,261 3,925 38.3
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
19,315 6,002 31.1 9,792 2,087 21.3 2,191 457 20.9 7,333 3,457 47.1
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
38,089 1,887 5.0 34,350 1,404 4.1 811 16 1.9 2,928 468 16.0
          Householder plus one other worker 31,732 1,608 5.1 29,205 1,197 4.1 484 16 3.3 2,043 395 19.3
          Householder plus two or more other workers 6,357 280 4.4 5,145 207 4.0 327 0 0.0 886 73 8.2
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
39,487 2,896 7.3 31,977 1,716 5.4 2,016 150 7.4 5,493 1,030 18.7
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 13,118 2,290 17.5 7,987 1,288 16.1 1,513 146 9.6 3,617 856 23.7
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
26,369 605 2.3 23,990 428 1.8 503 4 0.8 1,876 173 9.2
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
14,852 132 0.9 13,780 111 0.8 252 4 1.6 821 17 2.1
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
9,122 456 5.0 8,188 300 3.7 147 0 0.0 787 156 19.8
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
2,395 18 0.7 2,021 18 0.9 105 0 0.0 268 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
32,740 1,229 3.8 32,740 1,229 3.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 1,567 455 29.1 1,567 455 29.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 18,510 3,566 19.3 18,510 3,566 19.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
14,715 105 0.7 14,715 105 0.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 3,766 334 8.9 3,766 334 8.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 27,828 2,670 9.6 27,828 2,670 9.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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