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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families with related children under 6,
  total (9)
11,116 6,637 59.7 4,880 1,745 35.8 658 420 63.9 5,578 4,473 80.2
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
2,763 2,393 86.6 890 609 68.5 161 142 87.9 1,712 1,642 95.9
People in families with a working householder (16) 8,352 4,244 50.8 3,990 1,135 28.5 496 278 56.0 3,866 2,830 73.2
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
3,934 2,932 74.5 682 392 57.5 385 214 55.5 2,867 2,326 81.1
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
4,418 1,312 29.7 3,308 743 22.5 111 64 58.0 1,000 504 50.5
          Householder plus one other worker 3,577 1,056 29.5 2,757 615 22.3 52 29 (B) 768 412 53.7
          Householder plus two or more other workers 841 256 30.4 550 128 23.3 59 35 (B) 232 92 39.8
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
5,395 2,065 38.3 2,945 629 21.4 318 143 45.0 2,133 1,293 60.6
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 2,212 1,381 62.4 521 263 50.5 282 134 47.6 1,409 984 69.8
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
3,184 684 21.5 2,424 366 15.1 36 9 (B) 724 309 42.7
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,838 239 13.0 1,543 168 10.9 9 9 (B) 287 62 21.5
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
997 409 41.1 638 187 29.3 17 0 (B) 342 222 65.0
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
348 36 10.3 243 10 4.3 10 0 (B) 95 25 26.7
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
3,184 698 21.9 3,184 698 21.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 266 147 55.1 266 147 55.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 1,190 717 60.3 1,190 717 60.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,689 179 10.6 1,689 179 10.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 548 175 31.8 548 175 31.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,819 781 42.9 1,819 781 42.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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