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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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)

Asian alone

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
7,162 403 5.6 5,163 170 3.3 2,000 233 11.7 3,452 791 22.9
16 to 17 years 42 8 (B) 0 0 (X) 42 8 (B) 314 56 17.7
18 to 64 years 6,873 392 5.7 5,007 168 3.3 1,867 225 12.0 2,088 582 27.9
    18 to 24 years 662 77 11.6 215 12 5.6 448 65 14.5 475 126 26.5
    25 to 34 years 1,726 92 5.3 1,271 42 3.3 455 50 11.0 435 123 28.4
    35 to 54 years 3,555 179 5.0 2,800 99 3.5 755 80 10.6 735 218 29.6
    55 to 64 years 930 44 4.8 721 15 2.1 209 29 14.1 442 115 25.9
65 years and over 247 3 1.2 156 3 1.6 91 0 0.5 1,050 154 14.6

Male
 
      Total (17)
3,805 218 5.7 2,958 117 4.0 847 101 11.9 1,195 305 25.5
16 to 17 years 28 5 (B) 0 0 (X) 28 5 (B) 138 25 17.9
18 to 64 years 3,624 210 5.8 2,853 114 4.0 772 96 12.4 670 223 33.4
    18 to 24 years 362 34 9.5 131 7 5.2 232 28 12.0 234 50 21.3
    25 to 34 years 905 47 5.2 716 23 3.2 189 24 12.6 129 59 45.5
    35 to 54 years 1,875 104 5.5 1,600 72 4.5 275 32 11.6 156 69 44.4
    55 to 64 years 482 25 5.2 406 13 3.2 76 12 16.0 151 46 30.4
65 years and over 153 3 1.8 105 3 2.4 48 0 (B) 388 57 14.7

Female
 
      Total (17)
3,357 185 5.5 2,205 53 2.4 1,153 132 11.5 2,257 486 21.5
16 to 17 years 14 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 3 (B) 176 31 17.7
18 to 64 years 3,249 182 5.6 2,154 53 2.5 1,095 129 11.8 1,418 358 25.3
    18 to 24 years 300 43 14.2 84 5 6.2 216 37 17.3 241 76 31.5
    25 to 34 years 821 45 5.5 555 19 3.4 266 26 9.8 306 65 21.1
    35 to 54 years 1,680 75 4.5 1,200 27 2.3 480 48 10.0 579 149 25.7
    55 to 64 years 449 19 4.3 316 2 0.6 133 17 13.0 291 69 23.6
65 years and over 94 0 0.2 51 0 (B) 43 0 (B) 662 97 14.6

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
6,915 400 5.8 5,007 168 3.3 1,909 233 12.2 2,402 638 26.5
In families (2) 5,825 288 4.9 4,235 130 3.1 1,590 158 9.9 2,122 432 20.4
      Householder 2,545 150 5.9 1,986 65 3.3 559 85 15.2 543 144 26.4
In families with related children under
      18 years (9)
3,231 196 6.1 2,362 96 4.1 869 100 11.5 1,187 248 20.9
      Householder 1,508 112 7.5 1,175 51 4.3 333 61 18.4 273 73 26.7
In families with related children under
      6 years (9)
1,454 76 5.2 1,110 41 3.7 344 35 10.2 488 126 25.8
      Householder 697 49 7.1 550 24 4.3 148 25 17.2 154 42 26.9
In married-couple families (11) 4,805 205 4.3 3,532 102 2.9 1,273 103 8.1 1,740 339 19.5
      Husbands (11) 2,164 122 5.7 1,848 76 4.1 316 47 14.8 220 83 38.0
      Wives (11) 1,956 61 3.1 1,343 24 1.8 613 37 6.1 889 172 19.3
      Related children (18) 500 21 4.2 223 2 1.1 278 19 6.7 520 73 14.0
      Other 185 0 0.0 119 0 0.0 66 0 (B) 112 11 10.0
In married-couple families with related
    children under 18 years (9)
2,808 144 5.1 2,076 81 3.9 733 63 8.5 1,010 191 18.9
      Husbands (11) 1,361 98 7.2 1,169 60 5.1 192 39 20.2 79 34 42.9
      Wives (11) 1,109 39 3.5 748 22 2.9 361 18 4.9 515 100 19.3
      Related children (18) 215 6 2.9 82 0 0.0 133 6 4.6 336 47 13.8
      Other 123 0 0.0 76 0 0.0 47 0 (B) 79 11 14.0
In married-couple families with related
    children under 6 years (9)
1,305 60 4.6 993 33 3.3 311 27 8.6 444 107 24.2
      Husbands (11) 676 49 7.2 581 27 4.6 94 22 23.4 36 20 (B)
      Wives (11) 503 12 2.3 328 7 2.0 175 5 2.8 306 60 19.6
      Related children (18) 49 0 (B) 37 0 (B) 13 0 (B) 42 16 (B)
      Other 77 0 0.0 48 0 (B) 30 0 (B) 60 11 (B)
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
412 29 7.0 300 12 3.9 111 17 15.4 137 25 18.5
      Householder 178 14 7.9 132 6 4.5 46 8 (B) 35 10 (B)
      Other 234 15 6.3 169 6 3.4 65 9 (B) 102 15 14.8
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  18 years (9)
129 14 10.5 97 6 5.8 32 8 (B) 45 14 (B)
      Householder 64 7 (B) 50 4 (B) 13 3 (B) 9 3 (B)
      Related children (18) 11 2 (B) 5 0 (B) 6 2 (B) 18 3 (B)
      Other 55 5 (B) 42 2 (B) 13 3 (B) 18 8 (B)
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  6 years (9)
41 2 (B) 36 2 (B) 5 0 (B) 6 6 (B)
      Householder 23 1 (B) 19 0 (B) 3 0 (B) 2 2 (B)
      Related children (18) 6 0 (B) 4 0 (B) 2 0 (B) 2 2 (B)
      Other 12 2 (B) 12 2 (B) 1 0 (B) 2 2 (B)
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
609 54 8.9 403 16 4.1 206 38 18.4 245 68 27.6
      Householder 284 33 11.6 199 9 4.7 85 23 27.6 79 25 32.0
      Other 324 21 6.6 204 7 3.4 121 14 12.0 166 42 25.5
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  18 years (9)
293 39 13.1 189 9 4.8 105 30 28.3 132 43 32.8
      Householder 175 28 15.8 118 8 6.5 57 20 (B) 33 17 (B)
      Related children (18) 35 9 (B) 13 0 (B) 21 9 (B) 73 20 (B)
      Other 83 1 1.6 57 1 (B) 26 0 (B) 26 6 (B)
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  6 years (9)
108 13 12.1 81 5 6.5 27 8 (B) 37 12 (B)
      Householder 60 11 (B) 47 5 (B) 13 6 (B) 16 10 (B)
      Related children (18) 11 2 (B) 8 0 (B) 2 2 (B) 8 0 (B)
      Other 37 0 (B) 26 0 (B) 11 0 (B) 13 2 (B)
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
6 0 (B) 6 0 (B) 1 0 (B) 2 2 (B)
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
1,084 112 10.3 766 37 4.9 318 75 23.5 278 204 73.3
      Male 598 48 8.0 448 24 5.4 150 24 15.8 128 88 68.7
        Householder 403 24 5.9 305 11 3.7 98 13 13.0 76 51 67.8
      Female 486 64 13.2 318 13 4.1 168 51 30.5 150 116 77.2
        Householder 327 33 10.0 231 6 2.6 97 27 27.6 94 63 66.4

Poverty Footnotes


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