Skip Main Navigation Skip To Navigation Content
Current Population Survey (CPS)
A joint effort between the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Census Bureau

Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


There is also additional background information for this table group.

Contents for Table

POV31: Age of Householder, Number of Children in Family, Marital Status, Work Experience for People 16 Years and Over: 2008

For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see www.census.gov/apsd/techdoc/cps/cpsmar09.pdf [PDF].

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 Divorced or Separated


Both Sexes
 
    Total
4,621 765 16.6 58 27 45.8 587 194 33.0 3,976 544 13.7
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,972 244 12.4 17 2 10.6 30 4 14.4 1,924 238 12.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,650 521 19.7 41 25 60.9 557 190 34.1 2,052 307 14.9
            1 child 1,469 207 14.1 21 6 27.4 244 59 24.1 1,204 142 11.8
            2 or more children 1,181 314 26.6 19 19 97.4 313 131 41.8 848 165 19.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
578 200 34.5 38 25 64.3 299 116 38.9 241 59 24.4
            1 child 452 133 29.4 21 8 35.3 226 75 33.3 205 50 24.3
            2 or more children 126 67 53.1 17 17 100.0 73 41 56.2 36 9 24.5

Male
 
    Total
1,337 161 12.1 22 3 12.5 133 20 15.3 1,183 138 11.7
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
642 76 11.8 15 0 1.5 12 2 19.1 614 73 11.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
695 85 12.3 7 3 38.3 120 18 14.9 569 65 11.4
            1 child 423 51 12.1 4 1 15.8 84 15 18.4 335 35 10.5
            2 or more children 273 34 12.5 2 2 78.2 37 3 6.9 234 30 12.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
143 21 14.6 6 3 42.6 68 8 11.5 68 10 15.3
            1 child 118 15 12.7 4 1 16.4 52 6 12.2 62 8 12.8
            2 or more children 24 6 24.0 2 2 100.0 16 1 9.0 6 3 40.9

Female
 
    Total
3,284 604 18.4 36 24 65.7 454 174 38.2 2,793 406 14.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,330 168 12.6 2 2 74.7 18 2 11.1 1,309 164 12.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
1,954 436 22.3 34 22 65.2 436 172 39.4 1,484 242 16.3
            1 child 1,046 155 14.9 17 5 30.2 160 44 27.1 869 107 12.3
            2 or more children 908 280 30.9 17 17 100.0 276 128 46.4 615 135 21.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
435 179 41.1 33 22 68.2 230 108 47.1 172 48 27.9
            1 child 333 118 35.3 17 7 39.8 173 69 39.7 142 42 29.4
            2 or more children 102 61 60.0 15 15 100.0 57 39 69.7 30 6 21.1

Poverty Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Contact: Demographic Call Center Staff at 301-763-2422 or 1-866-758-1060 (toll free)