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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 alone

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
17,706 5,043 28.5 11,758 2,191 18.6 5,948 2,852 48.0 10,561 6,534 61.9
16 to 17 years 197 70 35.7 23 2 (B) 173 69 39.5 1,277 704 55.1
18 to 64 years 16,917 4,873 28.8 11,449 2,159 18.9 5,468 2,714 49.6 6,648 4,413 66.4
    18 to 24 years 2,415 1,000 41.4 941 259 27.6 1,474 740 50.2 1,781 1,124 63.1
    25 to 34 years 4,268 1,483 34.8 2,767 650 23.5 1,500 834 55.6 1,114 766 68.7
    35 to 54 years 8,147 1,974 24.2 6,240 1,070 17.1 1,906 904 47.4 2,309 1,656 71.8
    55 to 64 years 2,088 416 19.9 1,500 180 12.0 588 236 40.2 1,444 867 60.1
65 years and over 592 100 16.9 286 31 10.7 306 70 22.7 2,637 1,416 53.7

Male
 
      Total (17)
8,208 1,943 23.7 5,576 788 14.1 2,632 1,155 43.9 4,568 2,686 58.8
16 to 17 years 91 34 37.6 7 2 (B) 84 33 38.9 641 362 56.5
18 to 64 years 7,835 1,884 24.0 5,431 777 14.3 2,404 1,107 46.0 2,948 1,857 63.0
    18 to 24 years 1,166 461 39.5 494 119 24.1 672 342 50.8 859 506 58.9
    25 to 34 years 2,006 528 26.3 1,319 185 14.0 687 344 50.0 485 281 57.9
    35 to 54 years 3,737 736 19.7 2,912 402 13.8 825 334 40.4 973 704 72.3
    55 to 64 years 926 159 17.2 706 71 10.0 220 88 40.1 631 367 58.2
65 years and over 282 25 8.9 138 10 6.9 143 16 10.9 979 466 47.6

Female
 
      Total (17)
9,498 3,100 32.6 6,182 1,403 22.7 3,316 1,697 51.2 5,994 3,848 64.2
16 to 17 years 105 36 34.0 16 0 (B) 89 36 40.1 636 342 53.7
18 to 64 years 9,082 2,989 32.9 6,018 1,382 23.0 3,064 1,607 52.4 3,700 2,556 69.1
    18 to 24 years 1,249 539 43.2 447 140 31.4 802 399 49.7 922 618 67.0
    25 to 34 years 2,262 955 42.2 1,448 465 32.1 813 490 60.3 629 485 77.1
    35 to 54 years 4,409 1,238 28.1 3,328 668 20.1 1,081 570 52.7 1,336 953 71.3
    55 to 64 years 1,163 257 22.1 794 109 13.7 368 148 40.3 813 500 61.5
65 years and over 311 75 24.2 148 21 14.3 162 54 33.2 1,658 950 57.3

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
17,114 4,943 28.9 11,472 2,161 18.8 5,642 2,782 49.3 7,925 5,117 64.6
In families (2) 12,954 3,673 28.4 8,495 1,677 19.7 4,459 1,995 44.7 6,505 3,824 58.8
      Householder 6,486 2,274 35.1 4,616 1,165 25.2 1,870 1,109 59.3 1,805 1,268 70.2
In families with related children under
      18 years (9)
7,762 2,924 37.7 5,096 1,406 27.6 2,666 1,518 57.0 3,956 2,662 67.3
      Householder 4,468 1,985 44.4 3,103 1,030 33.2 1,365 955 70.0 1,105 933 84.4
In families with related children under
      6 years (9)
3,317 1,481 44.6 2,058 654 31.8 1,259 827 65.7 1,415 1,104 78.0
      Householder 1,929 987 51.2 1,227 457 37.2 703 531 75.6 552 491 88.9
In married-couple families (11) 7,196 1,098 15.3 5,095 556 10.9 2,101 542 25.8 2,793 1,113 39.9
      Husbands (11) 3,227 542 16.8 2,621 336 12.8 606 206 33.9 566 266 47.1
      Wives (11) 2,844 374 13.1 2,060 176 8.5 784 198 25.3 946 424 44.8
      Related children (18) 947 143 15.1 327 41 12.4 620 102 16.5 1,159 377 32.6
      Other 178 39 21.9 88 3 3.6 91 36 39.6 122 45 36.9
In married-couple families with related
    children under 18 years (9)
4,114 807 19.6 2,967 430 14.5 1,148 377 32.9 1,538 698 45.4
      Husbands (11) 1,963 423 21.5 1,608 274 17.0 355 149 41.9 223 141 63.3
      Wives (11) 1,587 265 16.7 1,146 128 11.2 442 137 31.0 473 264 55.8
      Related children (18) 459 91 19.8 157 27 17.1 302 64 21.2 786 278 35.3
      Other 105 29 27.5 56 1 (B) 49 27 (B) 56 16 (B)
In married-couple families with related
    children under 6 years (9)
1,755 451 25.7 1,238 228 18.4 517 223 43.2 540 304 56.3
      Husbands (11) 899 260 28.9 705 157 22.3 193 102 52.8 80 50 62.4
      Wives (11) 654 131 20.0 437 54 12.3 217 77 35.6 250 152 60.8
      Related children (18) 158 48 30.6 72 16 (B) 86 33 38.3 191 97 50.8
      Other 45 13 (B) 24 1 (B) 21 11 (B) 18 5 (B)
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
1,098 331 30.2 711 148 20.8 388 184 47.3 581 363 62.5
      Householder 566 196 34.7 383 96 24.9 183 101 55.1 180 132 73.1
      Other 532 135 25.3 328 52 15.9 205 83 40.4 401 232 57.8
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  18 years (9)
501 227 45.2 333 122 36.7 168 104 62.1 293 209 71.5
      Householder 331 152 45.9 234 83 35.6 96 69 71.0 94 80 85.3
      Related children (18) 75 24 (B) 34 12 (B) 41 12 (B) 121 67 55.1
      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)
209 116 55.4 125 58 46.7 84 58 68.3 85 71 83.4
      Householder 146 75 51.3 99 41 41.3 47 34 (B) 33 31 (B)
      Related children (18) 27 9 (B) 8 2 (B) 19 6 (B) 22 14 (B)
      Other 36 32 (B) 17 15 (B) 18 17 (B) 30 26 (B)
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
4,660 2,244 48.2 2,689 974 36.2 1,970 1,269 64.4 3,132 2,347 75.0
      Householder 2,842 1,601 56.3 1,827 809 44.3 1,015 792 78.0 913 814 89.2
      Other 1,818 643 35.4 863 165 19.1 955 478 50.0 2,219 1,533 69.1
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  18 years (9)
3,147 1,890 60.1 1,796 854 47.5 1,350 1,037 76.8 2,126 1,755 82.5
      Householder 2,298 1,468 63.9 1,439 738 51.2 859 730 85.1 702 668 95.2
      Related children (18) 575 294 51.1 206 74 35.7 369 220 59.7 1,142 871 76.3
      Other 274 129 47.1 150 43 28.3 123 86 70.1 282 216 76.5
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  6 years (9)
1,353 914 67.5 695 368 52.9 658 546 83.0 791 729 92.2
      Householder 980 710 72.5 531 308 58.0 448 402 89.7 369 361 97.7
      Related children (18) 235 125 53.1 92 35 37.8 143 90 62.9 284 266 93.4
      Other 138 79 56.9 72 25 (B) 66 54 (B) 137 103 74.9
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
33 24 (B) 27 18 (B) 6 6 (B) 17 17 (B)
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
4,126 1,246 30.2 2,949 465 15.8 1,177 781 66.4 1,402 1,276 91.0
      Male 2,209 656 29.7 1,567 221 14.1 643 435 67.8 719 646 89.8
        Householder 1,476 379 25.6 1,066 125 11.7 411 254 61.8 473 406 85.8
      Female 1,917 590 30.8 1,383 244 17.6 534 346 64.8 684 631 92.3
        Householder 1,528 407 26.6 1,122 156 13.9 407 250 61.6 535 484 90.4

Poverty Footnotes


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