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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 alone
 
People in families with related children under 6,
  total (9)
10,241 5,310 51.9 4,396 1,187 27.0 613 294 47.9 5,232 3,829 73.2
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
2,549 2,078 81.5 793 453 57.2 155 122 78.6 1,601 1,503 93.8
People in families with a working householder (16) 7,693 3,233 42.0 3,604 734 20.4 458 172 37.5 3,631 2,327 64.1
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
3,651 2,434 66.7 621 286 46.0 353 146 41.3 2,677 2,002 74.8
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
4,042 799 19.8 2,983 448 15.0 105 26 24.7 954 324 34.0
          Householder plus one other worker 3,246 641 19.8 2,478 362 14.6 46 15 (B) 722 265 36.7
          Householder plus two or more other workers 796 157 19.8 505 86 17.1 59 11 (B) 232 59 25.7
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
4,995 1,396 27.9 2,685 380 14.1 295 82 27.7 2,015 935 46.4
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 2,047 1,025 50.1 476 180 37.8 259 82 31.6 1,311 764 58.3
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
2,949 371 12.6 2,209 200 9.0 36 0 (B) 704 171 24.3
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,711 98 5.7 1,430 70 4.9 9 0 (B) 272 28 10.3
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
909 262 28.8 555 119 21.5 17 0 (B) 338 143 42.3
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
329 10 3.2 224 10 4.7 10 0 (B) 95 0 0.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
2,867 424 14.8 2,867 424 14.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 237 119 50.2 237 119 50.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 1,077 504 46.7 1,077 504 46.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,562 81 5.2 1,562 81 5.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 503 129 25.7 503 129 25.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,605 502 31.3 1,605 502 31.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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