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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
Family Householder Divorced or Separated


Both Sexes
 
    Total
5,557 1,001 18.0 86 33 39.1 748 262 35.0 4,724 705 14.9
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
2,409 307 12.7 27 2 6.9 72 11 15.5 2,310 294 12.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
3,148 694 22.0 59 32 53.8 676 251 37.1 2,414 412 17.1
            1 child 1,712 258 15.1 33 9 27.1 286 75 26.1 1,393 174 12.5
            2 or more children 1,436 436 30.4 26 23 87.8 390 176 45.2 1,020 237 23.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
734 267 36.4 55 30 54.5 370 154 41.5 309 83 27.0
            1 child 564 175 31.0 34 10 30.4 270 96 35.6 260 69 26.3
            2 or more children 169 92 54.2 21 19 94.3 100 58 57.4 48 15 30.4

Male
 
    Total
1,573 188 12.0 31 3 8.7 187 30 16.1 1,355 155 11.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
785 87 11.1 21 0 1.1 49 8 15.7 714 79 11.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
788 101 12.8 11 3 23.6 138 22 16.2 640 76 11.9
            1 child 484 59 12.2 8 1 8.0 95 18 19.3 382 40 10.6
            2 or more children 304 42 13.7 2 2 78.2 43 4 9.4 259 36 13.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
173 25 14.5 10 3 25.1 78 11 14.0 86 12 13.7
            1 child 142 17 12.1 8 1 8.1 58 8 13.8 76 9 11.3
            2 or more children 31 8 25.2 2 2 100.0 20 3 14.8 10 3 32.7

Female
 
    Total
3,984 813 20.4 54 31 56.5 561 232 41.4 3,369 550 16.3
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,625 220 13.5 6 2 26.1 23 3 15.1 1,596 214 13.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,359 593 25.1 48 29 60.5 538 229 42.5 1,773 335 18.9
            1 child 1,227 198 16.2 25 8 33.5 191 56 29.4 1,012 134 13.2
            2 or more children 1,132 395 34.9 24 21 88.7 347 172 49.7 762 202 26.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
560 242 43.1 45 27 61.0 293 143 48.8 223 71 32.1
            1 child 422 158 37.3 26 10 37.3 212 88 41.5 184 60 32.5
            2 or more children 138 84 60.8 19 18 93.7 80 55 68.1 39 12 29.8

Poverty Footnotes


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