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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 alone
 
Related children under 18 years (14)
10,998 3,781 34.4 4,290 470 11.0 695 188 27.1 6,013 3,123 51.9
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
2,589 1,788 69.0 735 259 35.2 175 106 60.6 1,680 1,423 84.7
People in families with a working householder (16) 8,408 1,993 23.7 3,555 211 5.9 520 82 15.8 4,333 1,700 39.2
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
4,539 1,720 37.9 606 91 15.0 401 78 19.5 3,532 1,552 43.9
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
3,870 273 7.1 2,949 120 4.1 119 4 3.4 801 149 18.6
          Householder plus one other worker 3,193 251 7.9 2,471 108 4.4 81 4 5.0 641 139 21.7
          Householder plus two or more other workers 677 22 3.2 479 12 2.5 38 0 (B) 160 10 6.2
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
5,707 706 12.4 2,731 113 4.1 361 37 10.3 2,616 556 21.2
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 2,819 585 20.7 472 59 12.5 305 33 10.9 2,042 493 24.1
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
2,888 121 4.2 2,258 54 2.4 56 4 (B) 574 63 11.0
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,768 21 1.2 1,537 14 0.9 32 4 (B) 199 3 1.6
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
847 100 11.8 503 40 8.0 18 0 (B) 325 60 18.4
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
273 0 0.0 218 0 0.0 6 0 (B) 50 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
2,833 110 3.9 2,833 110 3.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 340 80 23.4 340 80 23.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 888 135 15.2 888 135 15.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,689 13 0.7 1,689 13 0.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 567 78 13.7 567 78 13.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 1,387 119 8.6 1,387 119 8.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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