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POV22: Work Experience During Year by Age, Sex, Household Relationship and Poverty Status for People 16 Years Old and Over: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  Worked during year  
All workers (16) Worked full-time year-round (16) Not full-time year-round (16) Did not work during year (16)
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)

White A.O.I.C.

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
131,481 7,447 5.7 85,889 1,999 2.3 45,593 5,448 11.9 62,628 12,017 19.2
16 to 17 years 1,965 137 6.9 76 6 8.0 1,890 131 6.9 5,104 789 15.5
18 to 64 years 122,785 7,180 5.8 82,983 1,962 2.4 39,802 5,218 13.1 31,266 8,551 27.3
    18 to 24 years 16,727 1,954 11.7 6,021 286 4.7 10,706 1,669 15.6 6,130 1,792 29.2
    25 to 34 years 27,541 2,069 7.5 19,207 623 3.2 8,334 1,446 17.4 4,770 1,701 35.7
    35 to 54 years 58,376 2,578 4.4 43,602 882 2.0 14,774 1,696 11.5 11,458 3,364 29.4
    55 to 64 years 20,141 578 2.9 14,153 171 1.2 5,988 407 6.8 8,908 1,694 19.0
65 years and over 6,731 131 1.9 2,830 31 1.1 3,901 100 2.6 26,258 2,676 10.2

Male
 
      Total (17)
70,858 3,670 5.2 50,675 1,252 2.5 20,183 2,418 12.0 24,520 4,556 18.6
16 to 17 years 990 74 7.5 48 6 (B) 942 68 7.2 2,631 398 15.1
18 to 64 years 66,147 3,538 5.3 48,860 1,230 2.5 17,287 2,308 13.4 11,231 3,376 30.1
    18 to 24 years 8,763 828 9.4 3,466 150 4.3 5,297 678 12.8 2,881 774 26.9
    25 to 34 years 15,337 1,028 6.7 11,550 385 3.3 3,787 642 17.0 1,243 477 38.4
    35 to 54 years 31,440 1,381 4.4 25,758 576 2.2 5,682 805 14.2 3,548 1,363 38.4
    55 to 64 years 10,607 302 2.8 8,086 119 1.5 2,521 183 7.3 3,560 763 21.4
65 years and over 3,721 58 1.6 1,768 16 0.9 1,953 42 2.1 10,658 782 7.3

Female
 
      Total (17)
60,623 3,777 6.2 35,213 747 2.1 25,410 3,030 11.9 38,108 7,461 19.6
16 to 17 years 976 63 6.4 28 0 (B) 948 62 6.6 2,472 391 15.8
18 to 64 years 56,638 3,641 6.4 34,124 732 2.1 22,514 2,909 12.9 20,035 5,175 25.8
    18 to 24 years 7,964 1,127 14.1 2,555 136 5.3 5,409 991 18.3 3,250 1,018 31.3
    25 to 34 years 12,204 1,042 8.5 7,657 238 3.1 4,547 804 17.7 3,527 1,225 34.7
    35 to 54 years 26,936 1,197 4.4 17,844 306 1.7 9,092 891 9.8 7,911 2,001 25.3
    55 to 64 years 9,534 276 2.9 6,067 52 0.9 3,467 224 6.5 5,348 931 17.4
65 years and over 3,010 73 2.4 1,062 15 1.5 1,948 58 3.0 15,601 1,895 12.1

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
124,750 7,316 5.9 83,059 1,968 2.4 41,691 5,348 12.8 36,370 9,340 25.7
In families (2) 98,127 4,317 4.4 64,888 1,488 2.3 33,239 2,829 8.5 30,818 5,673 18.4
      Householder 44,089 2,554 5.8 32,118 894 2.8 11,971 1,660 13.9 9,497 2,401 25.3
In families with related children under
      18 years (9)
52,423 3,533 6.7 34,086 1,260 3.7 18,338 2,273 12.4 17,051 3,887 22.8
      Householder 25,310 2,216 8.8 18,194 789 4.3 7,116 1,427 20.1 4,725 1,682 35.6
In families with related children under
      6 years (9)
21,943 2,055 9.4 14,518 739 5.1 7,425 1,316 17.7 6,457 1,945 30.1
      Householder 11,146 1,319 11.8 7,645 443 5.8 3,501 876 25.0 2,433 934 38.4
In married-couple families (11) 80,519 2,335 2.9 54,446 990 1.8 26,073 1,346 5.2 23,752 3,134 13.2
      Husbands (11) 37,144 1,371 3.7 31,066 746 2.4 6,077 625 10.3 3,868 781 20.2
      Wives (11) 31,325 663 2.1 19,404 168 0.9 11,921 495 4.2 11,885 1,585 13.3
      Related children (18) 10,709 230 2.1 3,230 46 1.4 7,478 184 2.5 7,172 634 8.8
      Other 1,342 71 5.3 746 29 3.9 596 42 7.0 827 134 16.2
In married-couple families with related
    children under 18 years (9)
42,926 1,875 4.4 28,602 848 3.0 14,324 1,026 7.2 12,918 2,064 16.0
      Husbands (11) 20,899 1,163 5.6 17,800 663 3.7 3,100 500 16.1 1,051 358 34.1
      Wives (11) 15,979 481 3.0 9,154 124 1.4 6,825 357 5.2 6,202 1,087 17.5
      Related children (18) 5,164 175 3.4 1,117 38 3.4 4,047 137 3.4 5,152 522 10.1
      Other 884 56 6.3 531 24 4.5 353 32 9.1 514 98 19.1
In married-couple families with related
    children under 6 years (9)
18,296 1,131 6.2 12,506 523 4.2 5,790 608 10.5 5,052 1,089 21.6
      Husbands (11) 9,891 762 7.7 8,278 432 5.2 1,613 330 20.4 391 150 38.5
      Wives (11) 6,822 272 4.0 3,567 62 1.7 3,255 210 6.5 3,511 667 19.0
      Related children (18) 1,021 54 5.2 330 11 3.5 691 42 6.1 850 199 23.4
      Other 562 44 7.8 331 18 5.4 230 26 11.2 300 73 24.2
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
6,041 361 6.0 3,835 97 2.5 2,206 264 12.0 1,931 515 26.7
      Householder 3,125 232 7.4 2,197 72 3.3 928 160 17.3 588 255 43.5
      Other 2,917 129 4.4 1,638 25 1.5 1,279 104 8.1 1,343 259 19.3
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  18 years (9)
2,616 226 8.7 1,672 65 3.9 944 161 17.1 900 278 30.9
      Householder 1,761 180 10.2 1,254 57 4.5 507 123 24.2 249 137 55.1
      Related children (18) 345 12 3.6 106 0 0.0 240 12 5.2 482 100 20.8
      Other 509 34 6.7 312 8 2.6 197 26 13.1 169 41 24.1
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  6 years (9)
1,061 125 11.8 704 38 5.3 356 88 24.7 235 96 41.0
      Householder 766 113 14.8 528 34 6.4 238 80 33.5 83 54 64.1
      Related children (18) 98 3 2.8 46 0 (B) 52 3 (B) 72 24 (B)
      Other 197 9 4.8 131 4 3.0 66 5 (B) 80 19 23.8
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
11,566 1,621 14.0 6,606 401 6.1 4,960 1,219 24.6 5,134 2,025 39.4
      Householder 6,489 1,219 18.8 4,177 328 7.8 2,311 891 38.6 1,659 1,043 62.9
      Other 5,078 402 7.9 2,429 74 3.0 2,649 328 12.4 3,475 982 28.2
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  18 years (9)
6,881 1,432 20.8 3,811 346 9.1 3,069 1,086 35.4 3,233 1,545 47.8
      Householder 4,754 1,139 24.0 2,923 293 10.0 1,832 846 46.2 1,231 905 73.5
      Related children (18) 1,307 181 13.8 364 18 5.0 943 163 17.2 1,609 496 30.8
      Other 819 112 13.7 525 35 6.7 295 77 26.2 394 144 36.7
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  6 years (9)
2,586 799 30.9 1,308 179 13.7 1,278 620 48.6 1,169 760 65.0
      Householder 1,799 651 36.2 919 145 15.8 880 506 57.5 637 518 81.4
      Related children (18) 342 75 22.1 113 7 5.8 228 69 30.2 325 159 48.9
      Other 446 72 16.2 276 27 9.7 170 46 26.9 207 82 39.8
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
343 102 29.7 201 32 15.8 143 70 49.3 158 98 61.9
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
26,281 2,897 11.0 17,971 448 2.5 8,310 2,449 29.5 5,395 3,570 66.2
      Male 15,077 1,513 10.0 10,487 294 2.8 4,590 1,219 26.5 2,643 1,709 64.7
        Householder 10,054 755 7.5 7,258 151 2.1 2,797 605 21.6 1,774 1,015 57.2
      Female 11,204 1,384 12.4 7,484 154 2.1 3,720 1,230 33.1 2,752 1,860 67.6
        Householder 7,667 690 9.0 5,403 77 1.4 2,265 614 27.1 1,763 988 56.1

Poverty Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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