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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
Related children under 18 years (14)
57,720 20,897 36.2 43,797 12,046 27.5 3,252 1,562 48.0 10,670 7,289 68.3
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
10,479 6,405 61.1 7,320 3,661 50.0 516 397 76.8 2,643 2,348 88.8
People in families with a working householder (16) 47,240 14,492 30.7 36,477 8,385 23.0 2,736 1,165 42.6 8,028 4,942 61.6
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
15,149 8,419 55.6 6,868 3,388 49.3 2,128 955 44.9 6,153 4,076 66.2
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
32,092 6,073 18.9 29,609 4,997 16.9 608 210 34.6 1,875 866 46.2
          Householder plus one other worker 25,669 4,902 19.1 23,861 4,059 17.0 415 155 37.3 1,393 687 49.4
          Householder plus two or more other workers 6,423 1,172 18.2 5,748 938 16.3 192 55 28.7 482 178 37.0
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
33,633 8,025 23.9 26,926 5,054 18.8 1,940 643 33.1 4,767 2,329 48.9
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 10,835 4,967 45.8 5,711 2,510 43.9 1,545 544 35.2 3,579 1,913 53.4
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
22,797 3,058 13.4 21,215 2,544 12.0 395 98 24.9 1,188 416 35.0
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
11,883 1,175 9.9 11,374 1,005 8.8 134 42 31.6 374 127 34.0
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
8,291 1,626 19.6 7,405 1,324 17.9 208 40 19.4 679 262 38.5
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
2,623 258 9.8 2,436 214 8.8 53 16 (B) 135 27 20.3
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
28,373 4,443 15.7 28,373 4,443 15.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 1,371 729 53.2 1,371 729 53.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 13,132 6,144 46.8 13,132 6,144 46.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
13,227 1,050 7.9 13,227 1,050 7.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 3,101 998 32.2 3,101 998 32.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 21,967 6,420 29.2 21,967 6,420 29.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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