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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

Asian alone

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
7,162 1,198 16.7 5,163 608 11.8 2,000 590 29.5 3,452 1,470 42.6
16 to 17 years 42 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 42 11 (B) 314 124 39.4
18 to 64 years 6,873 1,152 16.8 5,007 590 11.8 1,867 561 30.1 2,088 935 44.8
    18 to 24 years 662 196 29.6 215 44 20.3 448 152 34.0 475 235 49.5
    25 to 34 years 1,726 267 15.5 1,271 137 10.8 455 129 28.5 435 186 42.8
    35 to 54 years 3,555 572 16.1 2,800 354 12.6 755 219 28.9 735 334 45.4
    55 to 64 years 930 117 12.6 721 56 7.7 209 61 29.2 442 179 40.5
65 years and over 247 35 14.2 156 17 11.1 91 18 19.5 1,050 411 39.2

Male
 
      Total (17)
3,805 625 16.4 2,958 371 12.6 847 254 29.9 1,195 553 46.3
16 to 17 years 28 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 28 9 (B) 138 59 43.1
18 to 64 years 3,624 593 16.4 2,853 356 12.5 772 237 30.8 670 339 50.7
    18 to 24 years 362 98 27.0 131 28 21.7 232 70 30.1 234 112 47.8
    25 to 34 years 905 131 14.5 716 76 10.6 189 56 29.3 129 75 58.4
    35 to 54 years 1,875 301 16.0 1,600 213 13.3 275 88 32.1 156 90 57.9
    55 to 64 years 482 63 13.1 406 39 9.6 76 24 31.4 151 62 41.0
65 years and over 153 23 15.3 105 16 14.8 48 8 (B) 388 155 39.9

Female
 
      Total (17)
3,357 573 17.1 2,205 236 10.7 1,153 337 29.2 2,257 917 40.6
16 to 17 years 14 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 3 (B) 176 64 36.5
18 to 64 years 3,249 559 17.2 2,154 235 10.9 1,095 324 29.6 1,418 596 42.0
    18 to 24 years 300 98 32.6 84 15 18.1 216 82 38.2 241 123 51.1
    25 to 34 years 821 135 16.5 555 62 11.1 266 74 27.8 306 111 36.3
    35 to 54 years 1,680 271 16.1 1,200 141 11.8 480 130 27.1 579 244 42.1
    55 to 64 years 449 54 12.1 316 17 5.3 133 37 28.0 291 117 40.3
65 years and over 94 12 12.4 51 2 (B) 43 10 (B) 662 256 38.7

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
6,915 1,163 16.8 5,007 590 11.8 1,909 573 30.0 2,402 1,059 44.1
In families (2) 5,825 870 14.9 4,235 468 11.0 1,590 403 25.3 2,122 810 38.1
      Householder 2,545 427 16.8 1,986 243 12.2 559 184 32.9 543 238 43.9
In families with related children under
      18 years (9)
3,231 605 18.7 2,362 355 15.0 869 250 28.7 1,187 484 40.8
      Householder 1,508 318 21.1 1,175 190 16.2 333 128 38.5 273 126 46.1
In families with related children under
      6 years (9)
1,454 249 17.1 1,110 158 14.2 344 91 26.3 488 197 40.4
      Householder 697 138 19.8 550 87 15.8 148 51 34.8 154 63 40.8
In married-couple families (11) 4,805 607 12.6 3,532 334 9.4 1,273 273 21.4 1,740 613 35.2
      Husbands (11) 2,164 320 14.8 1,848 212 11.5 316 108 34.2 220 113 51.3
      Wives (11) 1,956 211 10.8 1,343 97 7.2 613 114 18.5 889 299 33.6
      Related children (18) 500 62 12.4 223 12 5.6 278 50 17.9 520 169 32.4
      Other 185 14 7.7 119 12 10.5 66 2 (B) 112 33 29.7
In married-couple families with related
    children under 18 years (9)
2,808 439 15.6 2,076 260 12.5 733 179 24.4 1,010 364 36.0
      Husbands (11) 1,361 251 18.4 1,169 171 14.6 192 79 41.4 79 49 61.7
      Wives (11) 1,109 144 13.0 748 74 9.9 361 70 19.5 515 176 34.1
      Related children (18) 215 34 15.8 82 6 7.7 133 28 20.8 336 116 34.6
      Other 123 10 8.3 76 8 11.1 47 2 (B) 79 23 29.1
In married-couple families with related
    children under 6 years (9)
1,305 203 15.6 993 123 12.4 311 80 25.6 444 173 39.0
      Husbands (11) 676 125 18.5 581 83 14.3 94 42 44.9 36 28 (B)
      Wives (11) 503 63 12.6 328 32 9.8 175 31 17.8 306 99 32.5
      Related children (18) 49 9 (B) 37 4 (B) 13 5 (B) 42 25 (B)
      Other 77 6 7.4 48 4 (B) 30 2 (B) 60 21 (B)
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
412 100 24.3 300 54 17.8 111 47 41.8 137 56 40.5
      Householder 178 42 23.8 132 23 17.3 46 20 (B) 35 18 (B)
      Other 234 58 24.7 169 31 18.2 65 27 (B) 102 38 36.9
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  18 years (9)
129 51 39.4 97 35 35.5 32 16 (B) 45 32 (B)
      Householder 64 23 (B) 50 14 (B) 13 8 (B) 9 7 (B)
      Related children (18) 11 2 (B) 5 0 (B) 6 2 (B) 18 13 (B)
      Other 55 26 (B) 42 21 (B) 13 6 (B) 18 12 (B)
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  6 years (9)
41 14 (B) 36 11 (B) 5 2 (B) 6 6 (B)
      Householder 23 6 (B) 19 4 (B) 3 2 (B) 2 2 (B)
      Related children (18) 6 0 (B) 4 0 (B) 2 0 (B) 2 2 (B)
      Other 12 7 (B) 12 7 (B) 1 0 (B) 2 2 (B)
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
609 164 26.9 403 80 20.0 206 83 40.3 245 141 57.6
      Householder 284 103 36.2 199 56 28.4 85 46 54.4 79 48 60.1
      Other 324 61 18.7 204 24 11.8 121 37 30.5 166 93 56.4
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  18 years (9)
293 115 39.2 189 61 32.1 105 54 51.8 132 88 66.8
      Householder 175 82 46.5 118 48 40.8 57 33 (B) 33 28 (B)
      Related children (18) 35 17 (B) 13 3 (B) 21 14 (B) 73 50 (B)
      Other 83 16 19.4 57 10 (B) 26 6 (B) 26 10 (B)
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  6 years (9)
108 32 29.4 81 23 28.9 27 8 (B) 37 18 (B)
      Householder 60 27 (B) 47 21 (B) 13 6 (B) 16 12 (B)
      Related children (18) 11 3 (B) 8 1 (B) 2 2 (B) 8 1 (B)
      Other 37 1 (B) 26 1 (B) 11 0 (B) 13 5 (B)
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
6 3 (B) 6 2 (B) 1 1 (B) 2 2 (B)
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
1,084 290 26.8 766 121 15.8 318 170 53.3 278 247 88.9
      Male 598 132 22.1 448 68 15.1 150 65 43.0 128 113 88.1
        Householder 403 75 18.7 305 41 13.3 98 35 35.7 76 68 89.3
      Female 486 158 32.5 318 53 16.7 168 105 62.5 150 134 89.5
        Householder 327 85 26.1 231 29 12.8 97 56 57.8 94 81 86.0

Poverty Footnotes


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