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POV21: Related Children Under 18 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)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
Related children under 18 years (14)
12,201 4,104 33.6 4,929 565 11.5 761 216 28.4 6,512 3,323 51.0
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
2,854 1,944 68.1 858 300 35.0 195 125 64.0 1,801 1,519 84.4
People in families with a working householder (16) 9,347 2,160 23.1 4,070 265 6.5 566 91 16.1 4,711 1,804 38.3
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
4,957 1,846 37.2 666 115 17.2 439 87 19.8 3,852 1,644 42.7
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
4,390 314 7.2 3,404 150 4.4 127 4 3.2 859 160 18.6
          Householder plus one other worker 3,616 290 8.0 2,844 136 4.8 89 4 4.6 683 150 22.0
          Householder plus two or more other workers 774 24 3.2 560 15 2.6 38 0 (B) 176 10 5.6
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
6,295 752 11.9 3,082 130 4.2 391 37 9.5 2,821 585 20.7
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 3,059 626 20.5 510 73 14.4 334 33 9.9 2,216 520 23.5
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
3,236 126 3.9 2,573 57 2.2 57 4 (B) 605 65 10.7
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,940 21 1.1 1,698 14 0.8 32 4 (B) 210 3 1.5
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
974 105 10.8 615 43 7.1 20 0 (B) 340 62 18.1
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
322 0 0.0 260 0 0.0 6 0 (B) 55 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
3,268 140 4.3 3,268 140 4.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 396 99 24.9 396 99 24.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 1,007 163 16.2 1,007 163 16.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,887 13 0.7 1,887 13 0.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 639 98 15.3 639 98 15.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,625 149 9.2 1,625 149 9.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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