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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)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families with related children under 6,
  total (9)
11,116 5,729 51.5 4,880 1,341 27.5 658 328 49.9 5,578 4,059 72.8
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
2,763 2,236 80.9 890 508 57.1 161 128 79.4 1,712 1,600 93.5
People in families with a working householder (16) 8,352 3,492 41.8 3,990 833 20.9 496 200 40.3 3,866 2,459 63.6
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
3,934 2,606 66.2 682 331 48.5 385 168 43.6 2,867 2,107 73.5
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
4,418 886 20.1 3,308 503 15.2 111 32 28.7 1,000 352 35.2
          Householder plus one other worker 3,577 723 20.2 2,757 410 14.9 52 20 (B) 768 292 38.1
          Householder plus two or more other workers 841 164 19.5 550 93 16.9 59 11 (B) 232 59 25.6
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
5,395 1,511 28.0 2,945 438 14.9 318 94 29.6 2,133 980 45.9
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 2,212 1,115 50.4 521 216 41.4 282 94 33.4 1,409 805 57.2
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
3,184 396 12.4 2,424 222 9.2 36 0 (B) 724 174 24.1
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,838 110 6.0 1,543 82 5.3 9 0 (B) 287 28 9.8
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
997 276 27.7 638 130 20.3 17 0 (B) 342 146 42.7
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
348 10 3.0 243 10 4.3 10 0 (B) 95 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
3,184 478 15.0 3,184 478 15.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 266 140 52.7 266 140 52.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 1,190 564 47.3 1,190 564 47.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,689 92 5.5 1,689 92 5.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 548 150 27.3 548 150 27.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,819 576 31.7 1,819 576 31.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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