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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 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, not Hispanic

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
109,046 7,390 6.8 71,433 2,135 3.0 37,613 5,255 14.0 51,915 12,228 23.6
16 to 17 years 1,672 137 8.2 53 7 (B) 1,619 131 8.1 3,658 577 15.8
18 to 64 years 101,153 7,060 7.0 68,821 2,083 3.0 32,332 4,977 15.4 24,329 7,463 30.7
    18 to 24 years 13,295 2,096 15.8 4,564 354 7.8 8,730 1,742 19.9 4,423 1,443 32.6
    25 to 34 years 21,079 1,858 8.8 14,895 612 4.1 6,184 1,246 20.1 3,111 1,198 38.5
    35 to 54 years 48,601 2,472 5.1 36,594 905 2.5 12,007 1,567 13.0 8,997 2,948 32.8
    55 to 64 years 18,178 634 3.5 12,768 211 1.7 5,410 423 7.8 7,798 1,875 24.0
65 years and over 6,221 193 3.1 2,558 46 1.8 3,663 147 4.0 23,928 4,187 17.5

Male
 
      Total (17)
57,699 3,389 5.9 41,513 1,137 2.7 16,186 2,252 13.9 20,606 4,616 22.4
16 to 17 years 845 75 8.9 34 6 (B) 810 69 8.5 1,904 310 16.3
18 to 64 years 53,406 3,248 6.1 39,876 1,109 2.8 13,529 2,139 15.8 8,979 3,134 34.9
    18 to 24 years 6,838 855 12.5 2,553 159 6.2 4,285 696 16.2 2,138 644 30.1
    25 to 34 years 11,322 844 7.5 8,700 316 3.6 2,622 528 20.2 837 373 44.5
    35 to 54 years 25,747 1,216 4.7 21,380 500 2.3 4,367 716 16.4 2,832 1,270 44.9
    55 to 64 years 9,499 333 3.5 7,244 134 1.9 2,255 199 8.8 3,172 847 26.7
65 years and over 3,448 66 1.9 1,602 21 1.3 1,846 44 2.4 9,723 1,173 12.1

Female
 
      Total (17)
51,348 4,001 7.8 29,920 999 3.3 21,427 3,002 14.0 31,309 7,611 24.3
16 to 17 years 827 62 7.5 19 0 (B) 808 62 7.7 1,753 268 15.3
18 to 64 years 47,747 3,812 8.0 28,945 974 3.4 18,802 2,838 15.1 15,350 4,329 28.2
    18 to 24 years 6,457 1,241 19.2 2,012 196 9.7 4,445 1,045 23.5 2,285 799 35.0
    25 to 34 years 9,757 1,014 10.4 6,195 296 4.8 3,563 718 20.1 2,274 825 36.3
    35 to 54 years 22,854 1,256 5.5 15,214 405 2.7 7,640 851 11.1 6,165 1,677 27.2
    55 to 64 years 8,679 300 3.5 5,524 76 1.4 3,155 224 7.1 4,626 1,028 22.2
65 years and over 2,773 127 4.6 956 25 2.6 1,817 102 5.6 14,205 3,014 21.2

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
102,825 7,197 7.0 68,875 2,089 3.0 33,951 5,108 15.0 27,987 8,040 28.7
In families (2) 80,397 3,921 4.9 53,442 1,439 2.7 26,955 2,482 9.2 23,310 4,610 19.8
      Householder 36,443 2,369 6.5 26,864 905 3.4 9,579 1,464 15.3 7,519 1,928 25.6
In families with related children under
      18 years (9)
40,563 3,049 7.5 26,536 1,155 4.4 14,026 1,893 13.5 11,666 2,708 23.2
      Householder 19,771 1,976 10.0 14,460 764 5.3 5,311 1,213 22.8 3,340 1,170 35.0
In families with related children under
      6 years (9)
16,199 1,627 10.0 10,867 607 5.6 5,332 1,020 19.1 3,955 1,181 29.9
      Householder 8,374 1,102 13.2 5,858 401 6.8 2,516 701 27.9 1,613 575 35.6
In married-couple families (11) 68,004 2,109 3.1 46,153 899 1.9 21,851 1,210 5.5 18,493 2,632 14.2
      Husbands (11) 31,362 1,147 3.7 26,486 637 2.4 4,875 510 10.5 3,320 762 22.9
      Wives (11) 27,298 705 2.6 16,989 216 1.3 10,308 489 4.7 9,356 1,313 14.0
      Related children (18) 8,690 228 2.6 2,367 37 1.6 6,323 191 3.0 5,365 479 8.9
      Other 654 29 4.4 310 9 3.0 344 19 5.6 452 79 17.4
In married-couple families with related
    children under 18 years (9)
34,142 1,559 4.6 22,838 697 3.1 11,304 862 7.6 9,075 1,422 15.7
      Husbands (11) 16,595 892 5.4 14,403 513 3.6 2,192 380 17.3 791 292 36.9
      Wives (11) 13,228 501 3.8 7,570 151 2.0 5,658 350 6.2 4,327 725 16.8
      Related children (18) 3,955 142 3.6 675 26 3.8 3,280 116 3.5 3,735 364 9.7
      Other 363 23 6.5 189 7 3.6 174 17 9.6 221 40 18.2
In married-couple families with related
    children under 6 years (9)
13,952 851 6.1 9,663 385 4.0 4,289 466 10.9 3,203 664 20.7
      Husbands (11) 7,573 530 7.0 6,502 310 4.8 1,072 221 20.6 280 121 43.4
      Wives (11) 5,543 268 4.8 2,893 67 2.3 2,649 200 7.6 2,343 408 17.4
      Related children (18) 612 35 5.7 154 4 2.6 458 31 6.7 459 102 22.3
      Other 224 18 8.1 114 4 3.4 110 14 13.0 120 33 27.3
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
4,081 376 9.2 2,580 122 4.7 1,501 253 16.9 1,401 480 34.2
      Householder 2,290 264 11.5 1,660 105 6.3 631 158 25.1 453 230 50.9
      Other 1,791 112 6.3 920 17 1.9 871 95 10.9 949 249 26.3
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  18 years (9)
1,771 255 14.4 1,151 102 8.9 620 153 24.6 609 239 39.2
      Householder 1,288 209 16.2 952 94 9.9 336 115 34.4 185 114 61.7
      Related children (18) 287 25 8.8 83 1 1.2 204 24 11.9 345 91 26.5
      Other 196 20 10.4 116 7 6.2 80 13 16.5 79 34 42.2
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  6 years (9)
689 127 18.4 447 57 12.8 242 70 28.8 146 76 52.3
      Householder 526 116 22.1 367 54 14.7 158 62 39.2 62 42 (B)
      Related children (18) 82 4 4.6 36 0 (B) 46 4 (B) 47 20 (B)
      Other 82 8 9.1 44 3 (B) 38 4 (B) 36 13 (B)
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
8,312 1,437 17.3 4,709 418 8.9 3,603 1,019 28.3 3,415 1,498 43.9
      Householder 4,791 1,135 23.7 3,125 367 11.7 1,666 769 46.1 1,062 705 66.4
      Other 3,520 302 8.6 1,584 51 3.2 1,937 251 12.9 2,353 793 33.7
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  18 years (9)
4,649 1,235 26.6 2,547 356 14.0 2,102 879 41.8 1,981 1,047 52.9
      Householder 3,416 1,045 30.6 2,118 329 15.5 1,299 716 55.1 748 583 77.9
      Related children (18) 887 144 16.2 222 16 7.2 665 128 19.2 1,007 356 35.4
      Other 346 46 13.4 207 12 5.6 138 35 25.0 226 108 47.8
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  6 years (9)
1,558 649 41.7 757 165 21.8 802 484 60.4 607 441 72.6
      Householder 1,204 573 47.6 608 151 24.9 596 422 70.8 344 292 84.9
      Related children (18) 189 55 29.0 56 9 (B) 134 46 34.3 140 78 56.2
      Other 165 21 12.9 94 5 5.3 72 16 (B) 123 70 56.8
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
249 98 39.5 149 39 26.3 100 59 59.2 117 80 68.1
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
22,179 3,178 14.3 15,284 611 4.0 6,895 2,567 37.2 4,560 3,351 73.5
      Male 12,302 1,549 12.6 8,634 306 3.5 3,667 1,243 33.9 2,233 1,607 72.0
        Householder 8,760 883 10.1 6,381 186 2.9 2,379 697 29.3 1,569 1,029 65.6
      Female 9,877 1,629 16.5 6,649 305 4.6 3,228 1,324 41.0 2,328 1,744 74.9
        Householder 6,882 863 12.5 4,883 196 4.0 1,999 667 33.4 1,547 1,040 67.2

Poverty Footnotes


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