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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)

Black A.O.I.C.

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
18,381 5,231 28.5 12,149 2,268 18.7 6,232 2,963 47.5 10,901 6,742 61.9
16 to 17 years 223 81 36.2 25 2 (B) 199 79 39.9 1,350 733 54.3
18 to 64 years 17,554 5,047 28.8 11,834 2,236 18.9 5,721 2,811 49.1 6,850 4,563 66.6
    18 to 24 years 2,580 1,056 41.0 1,003 279 27.8 1,576 777 49.3 1,848 1,173 63.5
    25 to 34 years 4,451 1,538 34.5 2,888 678 23.5 1,563 860 55.0 1,160 798 68.8
    35 to 54 years 8,385 2,026 24.2 6,400 1,089 17.0 1,985 937 47.2 2,363 1,697 71.8
    55 to 64 years 2,139 427 20.0 1,542 189 12.3 597 238 39.8 1,479 894 60.5
65 years and over 604 103 17.0 291 31 10.5 313 72 23.1 2,701 1,446 53.5

Male
 
      Total (17)
8,541 2,053 24.0 5,774 836 14.5 2,767 1,217 44.0 4,719 2,772 58.7
16 to 17 years 98 38 39.1 7 2 (B) 91 37 40.4 678 376 55.5
18 to 64 years 8,158 1,988 24.4 5,629 825 14.7 2,529 1,163 46.0 3,035 1,918 63.2
    18 to 24 years 1,252 499 39.8 524 134 25.6 727 364 50.1 893 530 59.3
    25 to 34 years 2,096 553 26.4 1,382 199 14.4 714 354 49.6 506 293 57.8
    35 to 54 years 3,858 769 19.9 2,994 414 13.8 863 355 41.1 996 724 72.6
    55 to 64 years 952 167 17.5 728 77 10.6 224 89 39.9 639 372 58.2
65 years and over 285 26 9.2 138 10 6.9 147 17 11.5 1,006 478 47.5

Female
 
      Total (17)
9,840 3,178 32.3 6,375 1,432 22.5 3,465 1,746 50.4 6,182 3,970 64.2
16 to 17 years 125 42 33.9 18 0 (B) 107 42 39.5 672 357 53.2
18 to 64 years 9,397 3,059 32.6 6,205 1,411 22.7 3,192 1,649 51.6 3,816 2,645 69.3
    18 to 24 years 1,328 558 42.0 479 145 30.3 849 413 48.6 955 643 67.3
    25 to 34 years 2,355 985 41.8 1,506 479 31.8 849 506 59.5 654 506 77.3
    35 to 54 years 4,527 1,256 27.8 3,406 674 19.8 1,121 582 51.9 1,367 973 71.2
    55 to 64 years 1,187 261 22.0 814 112 13.8 372 148 39.8 840 522 62.2
65 years and over 319 76 24.0 152 21 13.9 166 55 33.3 1,695 969 57.1

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
17,778 5,128 28.8 11,858 2,237 18.9 5,919 2,891 48.8 8,200 5,296 64.6
In families (2) 13,417 3,797 28.3 8,748 1,730 19.8 4,669 2,067 44.3 6,728 3,953 58.8
      Householder 6,678 2,337 35.0 4,745 1,197 25.2 1,933 1,140 59.0 1,857 1,309 70.5
In families with related children under
      18 years (9)
8,052 3,026 37.6 5,246 1,444 27.5 2,806 1,582 56.4 4,114 2,763 67.2
      Householder 4,599 2,039 44.3 3,191 1,058 33.2 1,408 982 69.7 1,140 963 84.5
In families with related children under
      6 years (9)
3,455 1,537 44.5 2,139 678 31.7 1,316 859 65.3 1,470 1,148 78.1
      Householder 2,005 1,022 51.0 1,274 473 37.1 732 549 75.1 570 507 89.0
In married-couple families (11) 7,475 1,149 15.4 5,262 585 11.1 2,213 563 25.4 2,921 1,174 40.2
      Husbands (11) 3,322 566 17.0 2,702 355 13.1 620 212 34.1 576 273 47.4
      Wives (11) 2,931 385 13.2 2,111 179 8.5 819 207 25.2 989 454 45.9
      Related children (18) 1,035 154 14.9 357 47 13.2 678 107 15.8 1,229 397 32.3
      Other 187 43 22.9 91 5 5.6 95 38 39.4 127 50 39.5
In married-couple families with related
    children under 18 years (9)
4,296 848 19.7 3,074 451 14.7 1,222 397 32.5 1,628 743 45.6
      Husbands (11) 2,035 445 21.9 1,673 292 17.4 362 154 42.5 227 144 63.5
      Wives (11) 1,649 277 16.8 1,178 131 11.1 471 146 30.9 503 286 56.8
      Related children (18) 503 95 19.0 165 27 16.3 338 68 20.2 837 292 34.9
      Other 109 30 27.9 57 1 (B) 52 29 (B) 61 21 (B)
In married-couple families with related
    children under 6 years (9)
1,843 476 25.8 1,296 242 18.7 547 234 42.7 566 323 57.0
      Husbands (11) 942 277 29.3 744 171 23.0 198 105 53.2 80 50 62.4
      Wives (11) 684 136 20.0 452 54 12.0 232 82 35.4 269 168 62.3
      Related children (18) 170 48 28.4 77 16 20.3 93 33 35.1 199 100 50.3
      Other 47 14 (B) 24 1 (B) 23 13 (B) 18 5 (B)
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
1,138 344 30.2 733 151 20.5 405 194 47.8 601 380 63.2
      Householder 589 206 35.0 394 98 25.0 195 108 55.4 185 136 73.5
      Other 549 138 25.1 339 52 15.4 210 86 40.8 416 244 58.6
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  18 years (9)
515 238 46.2 338 125 37.1 177 113 63.7 304 218 71.9
      Householder 341 160 47.0 239 86 36.1 102 74 72.4 96 83 85.8
      Related children (18) 78 27 34.9 34 12 (B) 44 15 (B) 129 73 56.5
      Other 96 50 52.7 65 27 (B) 31 24 (B) 78 62 80.1
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  6 years (9)
218 125 57.2 127 61 47.9 91 64 70.3 88 72 81.8
      Householder 153 82 53.5 102 44 42.9 51 38 (B) 33 31 (B)
      Related children (18) 29 10 (B) 8 2 (B) 21 8 (B) 26 15 (B)
      Other 36 32 (B) 17 15 (B) 18 17 (B) 30 26 (B)
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
4,804 2,305 48.0 2,753 995 36.1 2,051 1,310 63.9 3,205 2,399 74.9
      Householder 2,911 1,633 56.1 1,865 823 44.1 1,046 810 77.4 933 834 89.4
      Other 1,893 671 35.5 888 171 19.3 1,006 500 49.7 2,272 1,565 68.9
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  18 years (9)
3,241 1,940 59.9 1,834 867 47.3 1,408 1,073 76.2 2,182 1,802 82.6
      Householder 2,346 1,494 63.7 1,464 748 51.1 882 746 84.5 720 686 95.3
      Related children (18) 609 315 51.7 211 75 35.5 399 240 60.3 1,178 898 76.2
      Other 286 131 45.6 160 44 27.8 127 86 68.1 284 218 76.7
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  6 years (9)
1,394 937 67.2 715 375 52.4 679 562 82.8 816 753 92.3
      Householder 1,003 723 72.1 542 312 57.6 461 411 89.2 380 372 97.8
      Related children (18) 246 133 54.3 94 36 38.1 151 97 64.4 299 278 93.2
      Other 145 80 55.4 78 27 34.0 67 54 (B) 137 103 74.9
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
35 24 (B) 29 18 (B) 6 6 (B) 19 19 (B)
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
4,326 1,307 30.2 3,082 489 15.9 1,244 818 65.7 1,453 1,324 91.1
      Male 2,322 701 30.2 1,629 236 14.5 693 465 67.2 741 667 90.0
        Householder 1,538 396 25.8 1,099 131 11.9 438 266 60.6 487 418 86.0
      Female 2,004 605 30.2 1,452 252 17.4 552 353 63.9 713 657 92.3
        Householder 1,592 417 26.2 1,176 163 13.8 416 254 61.1 557 504 90.4

Poverty Footnotes


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