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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
131,481 21,833 16.6 85,889 9,318 10.8 45,593 12,515 27.4 62,628 25,997 41.5
16 to 17 years 1,965 364 18.5 76 26 34.8 1,890 338 17.9 5,104 1,654 32.4
18 to 64 years 122,785 20,841 17.0 82,983 9,172 11.1 39,802 11,669 29.3 31,266 14,773 47.2
    18 to 24 years 16,727 4,720 28.2 6,021 1,321 21.9 10,706 3,398 31.7 6,130 2,867 46.8
    25 to 34 years 27,541 5,877 21.3 19,207 2,772 14.4 8,334 3,105 37.3 4,770 2,779 58.3
    35 to 54 years 58,376 8,344 14.3 43,602 4,219 9.7 14,774 4,126 27.9 11,458 5,712 49.8
    55 to 64 years 20,141 1,899 9.4 14,153 860 6.1 5,988 1,040 17.4 8,908 3,415 38.3
65 years and over 6,731 628 9.3 2,830 120 4.2 3,901 508 13.0 26,258 9,569 36.4

Male
 
      Total (17)
70,858 11,290 15.9 50,675 5,523 10.9 20,183 5,767 28.6 24,520 9,709 39.6
16 to 17 years 990 191 19.3 48 17 (B) 942 173 18.4 2,631 836 31.8
18 to 64 years 66,147 10,859 16.4 48,860 5,439 11.1 17,287 5,420 31.4 11,231 5,708 50.8
    18 to 24 years 8,763 2,241 25.6 3,466 726 21.0 5,297 1,515 28.6 2,881 1,233 42.8
    25 to 34 years 15,337 3,215 21.0 11,550 1,708 14.8 3,787 1,507 39.8 1,243 734 59.1
    35 to 54 years 31,440 4,435 14.1 25,758 2,503 9.7 5,682 1,931 34.0 3,548 2,232 62.9
    55 to 64 years 10,607 969 9.1 8,086 501 6.2 2,521 468 18.5 3,560 1,508 42.4
65 years and over 3,721 240 6.5 1,768 67 3.8 1,953 174 8.9 10,658 3,165 29.7

Female
 
      Total (17)
60,623 10,543 17.4 35,213 3,795 10.8 25,410 6,747 26.6 38,108 16,288 42.7
16 to 17 years 976 174 17.8 28 9 (B) 948 165 17.4 2,472 818 33.1
18 to 64 years 56,638 9,981 17.6 34,124 3,733 10.9 22,514 6,248 27.8 20,035 9,065 45.2
    18 to 24 years 7,964 2,478 31.1 2,555 595 23.3 5,409 1,884 34.8 3,250 1,633 50.3
    25 to 34 years 12,204 2,662 21.8 7,657 1,064 13.9 4,547 1,598 35.1 3,527 2,045 58.0
    35 to 54 years 26,936 3,910 14.5 17,844 1,715 9.6 9,092 2,194 24.1 7,911 3,480 44.0
    55 to 64 years 9,534 931 9.8 6,067 359 5.9 3,467 572 16.5 5,348 1,907 35.7
65 years and over 3,010 388 12.9 1,062 53 5.0 1,948 335 17.2 15,601 6,404 41.1

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
124,750 21,205 17.0 83,059 9,198 11.1 41,691 12,007 28.8 36,370 16,427 45.2
In families (2) 98,127 13,697 14.0 64,888 6,541 10.1 33,239 7,156 21.5 30,818 11,748 38.1
      Householder 44,089 7,306 16.6 32,118 3,674 11.4 11,971 3,632 30.3 9,497 4,294 45.2
In families with related children under
      18 years (9)
52,423 10,696 20.4 34,086 5,349 15.7 18,338 5,346 29.2 17,051 7,416 43.5
      Householder 25,310 6,056 23.9 18,194 3,133 17.2 7,116 2,923 41.1 4,725 2,667 56.4
In families with related children under
      6 years (9)
21,943 5,754 26.2 14,518 2,898 20.0 7,425 2,856 38.5 6,457 3,535 54.7
      Householder 11,146 3,307 29.7 7,645 1,649 21.6 3,501 1,658 47.4 2,433 1,456 59.8
In married-couple families (11) 80,519 8,387 10.4 54,446 4,335 8.0 26,073 4,053 15.5 23,752 7,413 31.2
      Husbands (11) 37,144 4,566 12.3 31,066 2,983 9.6 6,077 1,583 26.0 3,868 1,561 40.4
      Wives (11) 31,325 2,581 8.2 19,404 975 5.0 11,921 1,606 13.5 11,885 3,897 32.8
      Related children (18) 10,709 955 8.9 3,230 240 7.4 7,478 715 9.6 7,172 1,629 22.7
      Other 1,342 285 21.3 746 137 18.4 596 148 24.9 827 325 39.3
In married-couple families with related
    children under 18 years (9)
42,926 6,593 15.4 28,602 3,569 12.5 14,324 3,024 21.1 12,918 4,635 35.9
      Husbands (11) 20,899 3,752 18.0 17,800 2,536 14.2 3,100 1,216 39.2 1,051 596 56.8
      Wives (11) 15,979 1,901 11.9 9,154 731 8.0 6,825 1,170 17.1 6,202 2,528 40.8
      Related children (18) 5,164 708 13.7 1,117 178 16.0 4,047 530 13.1 5,152 1,268 24.6
      Other 884 233 26.3 531 123 23.2 353 109 31.0 514 242 47.1
In married-couple families with related
    children under 6 years (9)
18,296 3,724 20.4 12,506 2,027 16.2 5,790 1,697 29.3 5,052 2,385 47.2
      Husbands (11) 9,891 2,296 23.2 8,278 1,556 18.8 1,613 741 45.9 391 245 62.7
      Wives (11) 6,822 1,016 14.9 3,567 329 9.2 3,255 687 21.1 3,511 1,564 44.6
      Related children (18) 1,021 240 23.5 330 60 18.1 691 180 26.1 850 404 47.5
      Other 562 171 30.5 331 83 25.0 230 89 38.4 300 171 57.1
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
6,041 1,314 21.8 3,835 598 15.6 2,206 716 32.5 1,931 1,027 53.2
      Householder 3,125 786 25.1 2,197 388 17.6 928 398 42.9 588 409 69.5
      Other 2,917 529 18.1 1,638 211 12.9 1,279 318 24.9 1,343 618 46.0
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  18 years (9)
2,616 844 32.3 1,672 436 26.1 944 408 43.2 900 512 56.9
      Householder 1,761 599 34.0 1,254 317 25.2 507 283 55.8 249 193 77.6
      Related children (18) 345 70 20.2 106 13 12.3 240 57 23.7 482 203 42.0
      Other 509 175 34.3 312 106 34.0 197 69 34.8 169 116 68.8
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  6 years (9)
1,061 437 41.2 704 245 34.8 356 192 54.0 235 167 71.1
      Householder 766 346 45.2 528 191 36.2 238 155 65.1 83 68 81.6
      Related children (18) 98 24 24.0 46 7 (B) 52 16 (B) 72 42 (B)
      Other 197 68 34.4 131 47 35.8 66 21 (B) 80 57 71.7
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
11,566 3,995 34.5 6,606 1,608 24.3 4,960 2,388 48.1 5,134 3,308 64.4
      Householder 6,489 2,784 42.9 4,177 1,257 30.1 2,311 1,528 66.1 1,659 1,337 80.6
      Other 5,078 1,211 23.9 2,429 351 14.5 2,649 860 32.5 3,475 1,972 56.7
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  18 years (9)
6,881 3,258 47.4 3,811 1,345 35.3 3,069 1,914 62.4 3,233 2,269 70.2
      Householder 4,754 2,473 52.0 2,923 1,110 38.0 1,832 1,363 74.4 1,231 1,087 88.3
      Related children (18) 1,307 472 36.1 364 75 20.5 943 398 42.2 1,609 932 57.9
      Other 819 313 38.2 525 160 30.4 295 153 51.9 394 250 63.6
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  6 years (9)
2,586 1,593 61.6 1,308 626 47.9 1,278 967 75.7 1,169 982 84.0
      Householder 1,799 1,213 67.5 919 476 51.8 880 737 83.8 637 587 92.2
      Related children (18) 342 163 47.7 113 34 29.8 228 129 56.6 325 254 78.0
      Other 446 217 48.6 276 116 42.1 170 101 59.2 207 142 68.3
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
343 215 62.6 201 111 55.6 143 103 72.6 158 139 87.9
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
26,281 7,293 27.8 17,971 2,546 14.2 8,310 4,747 57.1 5,395 4,541 84.2
      Male 15,077 3,906 25.9 10,487 1,465 14.0 4,590 2,441 53.2 2,643 2,189 82.8
        Householder 10,054 2,046 20.3 7,258 743 10.2 2,797 1,303 46.6 1,774 1,379 77.8
      Female 11,204 3,387 30.2 7,484 1,081 14.4 3,720 2,306 62.0 2,752 2,352 85.5
        Householder 7,667 1,871 24.4 5,403 641 11.9 2,265 1,231 54.3 1,763 1,405 79.7

Poverty Footnotes


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