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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)
Asian alone
People Without a Spouse


Both Sexes
 
    Total
2,461 267 10.8 1,120 139 12.4 467 39 8.3 873 89 10.2
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,542 137 8.9 569 59 10.3 379 21 5.6 594 57 9.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
920 130 14.2 551 80 14.5 89 18 19.7 279 33 11.7
            1 child 439 43 9.8 261 22 8.4 46 8 17.8 132 13 10.0
            2 or more children 481 87 18.1 291 58 20.1 43 9 21.7 147 19 13.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
188 49 26.1 61 22 35.1 42 13 30.8 84 14 17.2
            1 child 151 39 25.6 46 18 38.2 38 11 29.0 67 10 15.1
            2 or more children 37 10 27.9 15 4 25.8 4 2 48.3 18 4 25.1

Male
 
    Total
1,147 113 9.9 595 70 11.8 275 20 7.2 278 23 8.3
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
755 66 8.8 312 32 10.2 234 16 6.8 209 19 8.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
392 47 11.9 283 38 13.6 41 4 9.3 68 4 6.4
            1 child 191 10 5.2 141 8 5.4 24 1 6.1 27 1 3.0
            2 or more children 201 37 18.3 142 31 21.7 17 2 13.4 41 4 8.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
61 13 22.1 29 12 40.8 14 2 12.9 19 0 0.0
            1 child 45 11 24.8 22 10 43.6 11 1 12.6 11 0 0.0
            2 or more children 16 2 14.7 7 2 31.2 2 0 14.3 7 0 0.0

Female
 
    Total
1,314 154 11.7 526 68 13.0 192 19 9.9 596 66 11.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
786 70 8.9 257 27 10.4 144 5 3.7 385 38 9.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
527 84 15.9 269 42 15.5 48 14 28.6 211 28 13.4
            1 child 247 33 13.4 120 14 11.8 22 7 30.1 105 12 11.8
            2 or more children 280 50 18.0 149 27 18.5 26 7 27.3 106 16 14.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
127 36 28.0 33 10 30.1 29 11 39.4 66 14 22.0
            1 child 106 28 26.0 24 8 33.2 27 10 36.0 55 10 18.1
            2 or more children 21 8 38.1 9 2 21.7 2 2 88.0 10 4 42.9

Poverty Footnotes


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