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Current Population Survey (CPS)
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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV31: Age of Householder, Number of Children in Family, Marital Status, Work Experience for People 16 Years and Over: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  16 years and over 16 to 24 years 25 to 34 years 35 years and over
All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)
White A.O.I.C.
People in Families, total (2)


Both Sexes
 
    Total
151,639 11,332 7.5 24,433 2,689 11.0 24,108 2,556 10.6 103,098 6,087 5.9
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
87,222 4,469 5.1 10,694 796 7.4 9,512 430 4.5 67,016 3,243 4.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
64,417 6,863 10.7 13,739 1,893 13.8 14,596 2,126 14.6 36,081 2,844 7.9
            1 child 27,910 2,250 8.1 7,340 778 10.6 5,766 564 9.8 14,804 908 6.1
            2 or more children 36,507 4,612 12.6 6,399 1,115 17.4 8,830 1,562 17.7 21,277 1,935 9.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
24,438 3,454 14.1 3,082 926 30.1 11,022 1,562 14.2 10,334 965 9.3
            1 child 16,704 2,168 13.0 2,235 594 26.6 7,159 924 12.9 7,310 650 8.9
            2 or more children 7,734 1,285 16.6 847 333 39.3 3,863 638 16.5 3,024 315 10.4

Male
 
    Total
74,630 4,669 6.3 12,433 1,197 9.6 11,512 866 7.5 50,686 2,606 5.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
43,994 2,082 4.7 5,643 424 7.5 5,388 215 4.0 32,962 1,443 4.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
30,636 2,586 8.4 6,790 773 11.4 6,123 650 10.6 17,723 1,163 6.6
            1 child 13,338 809 6.1 3,644 300 8.2 2,628 174 6.6 7,066 334 4.7
            2 or more children 17,298 1,778 10.3 3,145 473 15.0 3,495 476 13.6 10,658 828 7.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
11,515 1,224 10.6 1,127 264 23.4 4,773 501 10.5 5,615 459 8.2
            1 child 7,853 732 9.3 843 173 20.6 3,103 273 8.8 3,908 286 7.3
            2 or more children 3,662 491 13.4 284 90 31.8 1,670 228 13.7 1,707 173 10.1

Female
 
    Total
77,009 6,663 8.7 12,000 1,492 12.4 12,597 1,691 13.4 52,412 3,481 6.6
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
43,228 2,387 5.5 5,051 372 7.4 4,124 215 5.2 34,054 1,800 5.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
33,781 4,276 12.7 6,950 1,120 16.1 8,473 1,476 17.4 18,358 1,681 9.2
            1 child 14,572 1,442 9.9 3,696 478 12.9 3,138 390 12.4 7,739 574 7.4
            2 or more children 19,209 2,835 14.8 3,254 642 19.7 5,335 1,086 20.4 10,620 1,107 10.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
12,923 2,230 17.3 1,955 663 33.9 6,249 1,061 17.0 4,719 506 10.7
            1 child 8,851 1,436 16.2 1,392 421 30.2 4,056 651 16.0 3,402 364 10.7
            2 or more children 4,073 794 19.5 563 242 43.0 2,193 410 18.7 1,317 142 10.8

Poverty Footnotes


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