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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)
Black A.O.I.C.
Family Householder Without a Spouse


Both Sexes
 
    Total
4,934 1,688 34.2 567 255 45.0 1,254 593 47.3 3,113 840 27.0
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,992 393 19.7 212 37 17.4 137 17 12.1 1,643 339 20.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,942 1,295 44.0 355 218 61.4 1,117 577 51.6 1,470 500 34.0
            1 child 1,398 462 33.0 218 121 55.6 395 143 36.2 785 198 25.2
            2 or more children 1,544 833 53.9 137 97 70.6 722 433 60.1 685 302 44.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,267 713 56.2 337 212 62.9 648 373 57.6 282 128 45.2
            1 child 919 469 51.1 233 136 58.3 450 231 51.3 236 103 43.4
            2 or more children 348 243 69.9 104 76 73.1 198 142 71.9 46 25 54.2

Male
 
    Total
808 162 20.1 147 23 15.3 180 39 21.5 481 101 21.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
474 68 14.4 113 12 10.5 77 10 13.0 284 46 16.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
333 94 28.3 34 11 31.3 103 29 27.9 197 55 27.9
            1 child 203 46 22.7 25 7 29.5 66 16 24.5 112 23 20.2
            2 or more children 131 48 36.9 9 3 36.3 37 13 34.0 85 32 38.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
148 42 28.3 34 11 31.3 64 19 29.0 49 13 25.4
            1 child 121 35 28.9 29 10 33.2 51 15 29.7 40 10 24.9
            2 or more children 27 7 25.7 5 1 19.9 13 3 26.5 9 3 27.5

Female
 
    Total
4,126 1,525 37.0 420 232 55.4 1,074 555 51.6 2,632 738 28.0
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,518 325 21.4 99 25 25.4 60 7 11.0 1,359 293 21.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,608 1,200 46.0 321 207 64.6 1,014 548 54.0 1,273 445 35.0
            1 child 1,195 416 34.8 193 114 59.0 330 127 38.5 672 175 26.0
            2 or more children 1,413 785 55.5 128 94 73.0 685 421 61.5 601 270 45.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,119 671 59.9 303 201 66.4 583 354 60.8 233 115 49.4
            1 child 798 434 54.4 204 126 61.9 398 215 54.1 196 93 47.2
            2 or more children 321 236 73.7 99 75 75.7 185 139 75.1 37 22 61.0

Poverty Footnotes


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