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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 alone
People With a Spouse


Both Sexes
 
    Total
105,204 5,552 5.3 2,758 387 14.0 16,354 1,305 8.0 86,091 3,860 4.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
61,886 2,371 3.8 1,327 75 5.6 4,917 188 3.8 55,642 2,108 3.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
43,317 3,182 7.3 1,431 312 21.8 11,437 1,117 9.8 30,449 1,752 5.8
            1 child 16,820 756 4.5 880 133 15.1 4,198 204 4.9 11,741 419 3.6
            2 or more children 26,497 2,426 9.2 551 179 32.6 7,239 913 12.6 18,708 1,333 7.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
19,553 1,815 9.3 1,251 286 22.9 9,231 878 9.5 9,071 651 7.2
            1 child 12,959 1,012 7.8 823 141 17.1 5,830 461 7.9 6,306 410 6.5
            2 or more children 6,594 803 12.2 428 145 33.9 3,401 417 12.3 2,765 241 8.7

Male
 
    Total
52,668 2,708 5.1 996 132 13.3 7,554 590 7.8 44,117 1,985 4.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
31,087 1,173 3.8 507 28 5.6 2,484 89 3.6 28,097 1,056 3.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
21,580 1,534 7.1 489 104 21.3 5,071 501 9.9 16,021 929 5.8
            1 child 8,404 363 4.3 302 48 15.9 1,985 99 5.0 6,118 216 3.5
            2 or more children 13,176 1,171 8.9 187 56 30.0 3,086 402 13.0 9,902 713 7.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
9,745 871 8.9 422 96 22.8 4,172 403 9.7 5,150 371 7.2
            1 child 6,458 478 7.4 277 47 16.9 2,654 207 7.8 3,527 224 6.3
            2 or more children 3,286 393 12.0 145 49 33.9 1,518 196 12.9 1,623 148 9.1

Female
 
    Total
52,536 2,845 5.4 1,762 254 14.4 8,800 715 8.1 41,974 1,875 4.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
30,799 1,197 3.9 820 46 5.7 2,433 99 4.1 27,545 1,052 3.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
21,737 1,647 7.6 942 208 22.1 6,366 616 9.7 14,428 823 5.7
            1 child 8,416 393 4.7 579 85 14.7 2,214 105 4.7 5,623 203 3.6
            2 or more children 13,321 1,255 9.4 363 123 33.9 4,152 511 12.3 8,806 620 7.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
9,808 944 9.6 828 190 22.9 5,059 475 9.4 3,921 280 7.1
            1 child 6,500 534 8.2 546 94 17.2 3,176 254 8.0 2,779 187 6.7
            2 or more children 3,308 410 12.4 283 96 34.0 1,883 221 11.7 1,142 93 8.2

Poverty Footnotes


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