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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, not Hispanic
Family Householder Without a Spouse


Both Sexes
 
    Total
9,849 1,753 17.8 905 294 32.4 1,783 501 28.1 7,161 958 13.4
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
4,939 535 10.8 476 69 14.5 352 29 8.3 4,111 437 10.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
4,910 1,218 24.8 429 225 52.3 1,431 472 33.0 3,050 521 17.1
            1 child 2,816 568 20.2 291 140 48.2 706 170 24.1 1,818 258 14.2
            2 or more children 2,095 650 31.0 138 84 60.9 725 302 41.7 1,232 263 21.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,761 657 37.3 419 221 52.6 901 331 36.8 440 105 23.8
            1 child 1,355 454 33.5 308 144 46.8 680 227 33.4 366 82 22.5
            2 or more children 406 203 49.9 111 77 68.9 221 104 47.0 74 22 30.1

Male
 
    Total
2,986 355 11.9 371 65 17.6 578 68 11.8 2,038 222 10.9
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,722 177 10.3 297 43 14.4 230 18 7.8 1,195 117 9.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
1,264 177 14.0 74 22 30.3 347 50 14.4 843 105 12.5
            1 child 803 102 12.7 61 18 28.8 223 26 11.7 519 58 11.3
            2 or more children 461 75 16.3 13 5 37.9 125 24 19.2 324 46 14.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
473 86 18.1 73 22 30.6 254 35 13.9 146 28 19.2
            1 child 380 60 15.8 63 18 28.1 192 24 12.6 125 18 14.7
            2 or more children 93 25 27.4 11 5 45.3 62 11 18.1 21 10 45.8

Female
 
    Total
6,863 1,398 20.4 534 228 42.7 1,205 433 36.0 5,124 736 14.4
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
3,217 358 11.1 179 26 14.6 122 11 9.1 2,916 321 11.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
3,646 1,040 28.5 355 202 56.9 1,083 422 39.0 2,207 416 18.8
            1 child 2,012 466 23.1 230 123 53.4 483 144 29.7 1,299 199 15.3
            2 or more children 1,634 575 35.2 126 79 63.2 600 278 46.4 908 217 23.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,288 571 44.3 346 198 57.3 647 296 45.7 295 77 26.0
            1 child 975 394 40.4 245 126 51.5 488 203 41.7 242 64 26.5
            2 or more children 313 177 56.6 101 72 71.4 159 93 58.2 53 13 23.9

Poverty Footnotes


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