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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)

All races
 
People in families with related children under 6,
  total (9)
72,497 22,919 31.6 54,222 11,600 21.4 3,603 1,445 40.1 14,672 9,874 67.3
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
15,092 8,445 56.0 10,080 4,164 41.3 601 401 66.7 4,411 3,879 87.9
People in families with a working householder (16) 57,405 14,474 25.2 44,142 7,436 16.8 3,001 1,044 34.8 10,261 5,995 58.4
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
19,315 9,689 50.2 9,792 3,739 38.2 2,191 881 40.2 7,333 5,069 69.1
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
38,089 4,785 12.6 34,350 3,697 10.8 811 163 20.1 2,928 926 31.6
          Householder plus one other worker 31,732 3,951 12.5 29,205 3,106 10.6 484 108 22.3 2,043 737 36.1
          Householder plus two or more other workers 6,357 834 13.1 5,145 590 11.5 327 55 16.8 886 189 21.3
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
39,487 6,764 17.1 31,977 4,046 12.7 2,016 487 24.2 5,493 2,230 40.6
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 13,118 4,815 36.7 7,987 2,532 31.7 1,513 432 28.5 3,617 1,852 51.2
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
26,369 1,948 7.4 23,990 1,514 6.3 503 56 11.0 1,876 378 20.2
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
14,852 657 4.4 13,780 529 3.8 252 36 14.1 821 92 11.2
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
9,122 1,132 12.4 8,188 851 10.4 147 12 8.2 787 270 34.3
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
2,395 159 6.7 2,021 135 6.7 105 8 7.7 268 17 6.2
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
32,740 3,202 9.8 32,740 3,202 9.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 1,567 694 44.3 1,567 694 44.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 18,510 6,728 36.3 18,510 6,728 36.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
14,715 519 3.5 14,715 519 3.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 3,766 696 18.5 3,766 696 18.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 27,828 5,908 21.2 27,828 5,908 21.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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