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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.
People Who Worked During the Year (16)


Both Sexes
 
    Total
13,810 1,489 10.8 2,243 372 16.6 3,278 533 16.3 8,288 584 7.0
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
6,987 390 5.6 1,227 116 9.5 1,249 52 4.2 4,511 222 4.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
6,823 1,099 16.1 1,016 256 25.2 2,029 481 23.7 3,777 362 9.6
            1 child 3,040 372 12.2 569 119 20.9 749 120 16.0 1,721 133 7.7
            2 or more children 3,783 728 19.2 447 137 30.7 1,280 361 28.2 2,056 230 11.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
2,698 606 22.5 456 185 40.7 1,252 298 23.8 991 123 12.4
            1 child 1,929 382 19.8 327 128 39.0 867 171 19.8 735 83 11.3
            2 or more children 769 224 29.1 129 58 44.9 385 126 32.8 255 40 15.6

Male
 
    Total
6,125 424 6.9 1,056 128 12.1 1,395 110 7.9 3,674 186 5.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
3,418 185 5.4 653 62 9.5 721 29 4.0 2,044 94 4.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,707 239 8.8 403 66 16.3 674 81 12.1 1,629 92 5.7
            1 child 1,170 76 6.5 220 25 11.4 280 22 7.9 670 29 4.3
            2 or more children 1,537 163 10.6 184 41 22.3 394 59 15.1 959 63 6.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,116 131 11.8 131 31 23.7 472 57 12.0 513 44 8.5
            1 child 776 73 9.4 94 22 23.7 321 29 8.9 361 22 6.1
            2 or more children 339 58 17.2 37 9 23.6 151 28 18.4 151 22 14.4

Female
 
    Total
7,685 1,065 13.9 1,187 244 20.6 1,883 423 22.5 4,615 398 8.6
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
3,569 205 5.8 575 54 9.5 527 24 4.5 2,467 127 5.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
4,116 860 20.9 613 190 31.0 1,355 399 29.5 2,148 270 12.6
            1 child 1,870 295 15.8 349 94 26.8 470 98 20.9 1,051 104 9.9
            2 or more children 2,246 564 25.1 263 96 36.5 886 301 34.0 1,097 167 15.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,582 475 30.0 325 154 47.5 780 241 30.9 478 79 16.5
            1 child 1,153 309 26.8 233 105 45.2 546 143 26.1 374 61 16.4
            2 or more children 430 165 38.5 92 49 53.4 234 99 42.1 104 18 17.2

Poverty Footnotes


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