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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, Never Married


Both Sexes
 
    Total
2,972 694 23.3 834 265 31.8 1,033 256 24.8 1,106 173 15.7
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,402 150 10.7 459 69 15.0 318 24 7.5 625 57 9.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
1,571 544 34.7 375 196 52.3 715 232 32.5 481 116 24.1
            1 child 998 290 29.0 259 128 49.5 407 99 24.3 331 63 18.9
            2 or more children 572 255 44.5 115 68 58.8 307 133 43.4 150 53 35.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,030 415 40.3 369 196 53.1 521 181 34.8 139 37 26.8
            1 child 790 290 36.7 274 135 49.2 399 129 32.3 116 26 22.8
            2 or more children 240 125 52.0 95 61 64.5 122 53 43.2 23 11 47.0

Male
 
    Total
1,207 178 14.8 351 63 17.9 433 51 11.9 424 64 15.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
781 85 10.9 282 43 15.1 216 16 7.3 283 27 9.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
426 93 21.8 68 20 29.7 217 36 16.4 140 37 26.4
            1 child 291 54 18.5 57 17 29.7 137 15 11.0 97 22 22.6
            2 or more children 135 39 29.0 11 3 29.8 80 21 25.7 44 15 34.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
307 67 21.9 68 20 29.7 184 31 16.8 54 16 29.3
            1 child 244 49 20.0 59 17 28.7 141 22 15.6 43 10 22.5
            2 or more children 63 18 29.1 9 3 36.6 43 9 20.6 11 6 56.0

Female
 
    Total
1,765 516 29.2 483 202 41.8 600 205 34.1 682 109 16.0
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
621 64 10.4 177 26 14.8 103 8 7.9 341 30 8.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
1,144 451 39.4 306 176 57.4 497 197 39.5 341 79 23.2
            1 child 707 236 33.4 202 111 55.0 270 84 31.0 235 41 17.4
            2 or more children 437 215 49.2 104 65 61.9 227 113 49.6 106 38 36.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
723 348 48.1 301 176 58.4 337 151 44.7 85 21 25.2
            1 child 546 241 44.2 215 118 54.8 258 107 41.4 73 17 22.9
            2 or more children 177 107 60.1 86 58 67.5 79 44 55.4 12 5 38.8

Poverty Footnotes


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