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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

White alone
 
Related children under 18 years (14)
55,339 12,102 21.9 42,235 6,122 14.5 3,117 887 28.5 9,987 5,093 51.0
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
9,980 4,614 46.2 7,028 2,299 32.7 476 292 61.5 2,477 2,023 81.7
People in families with a working householder (16) 45,358 7,488 16.5 35,207 3,823 10.9 2,642 594 22.5 7,510 3,070 40.9
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
14,487 5,211 36.0 6,689 2,031 30.4 2,056 528 25.7 5,742 2,651 46.2
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
30,872 2,277 7.4 28,518 1,792 6.3 585 67 11.4 1,768 418 23.7
          Householder plus one other worker 24,683 1,918 7.8 22,959 1,525 6.6 401 47 11.7 1,324 346 26.1
          Householder plus two or more other workers 6,189 359 5.8 5,560 267 4.8 185 20 10.6 444 73 16.3
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
32,386 3,509 10.8 26,044 2,097 8.1 1,870 270 14.4 4,472 1,143 25.6
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 10,409 2,616 25.1 5,574 1,378 24.7 1,489 238 16.0 3,347 1,000 29.9
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
21,977 893 4.1 20,470 719 3.5 381 32 8.4 1,126 143 12.7
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
11,476 281 2.4 10,987 243 2.2 131 14 10.8 358 24 6.6
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
7,969 562 7.0 7,121 438 6.1 199 12 5.9 649 112 17.3
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
2,532 51 2.0 2,362 38 1.6 51 6 (B) 119 7 5.5
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
27,335 1,551 5.7 27,335 1,551 5.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 1,270 430 33.8 1,270 430 33.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 12,758 3,554 27.9 12,758 3,554 27.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
12,784 203 1.6 12,784 203 1.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 2,947 370 12.5 2,947 370 12.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 21,239 3,081 14.5 21,239 3,081 14.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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