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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 alone
People Who Worked During the Year (16)


Both Sexes
 
    Total
13,342 1,449 10.9 2,099 356 17.0 3,168 519 16.4 8,075 574 7.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
6,784 380 5.6 1,158 109 9.5 1,204 49 4.1 4,422 222 5.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
6,558 1,069 16.3 941 247 26.2 1,964 470 23.9 3,653 353 9.7
            1 child 2,927 360 12.3 531 115 21.6 732 119 16.2 1,664 127 7.6
            2 or more children 3,631 709 19.5 409 132 32.2 1,233 351 28.5 1,989 226 11.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
2,580 584 22.7 432 178 41.2 1,202 288 24.0 945 118 12.5
            1 child 1,843 363 19.7 307 121 39.5 834 163 19.6 702 78 11.2
            2 or more children 737 221 30.1 125 57 45.4 368 125 33.9 244 40 16.3

Male
 
    Total
5,905 407 6.9 988 119 12.0 1,344 106 7.9 3,573 182 5.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
3,314 180 5.4 614 57 9.3 700 28 4.0 2,000 94 4.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,591 227 8.8 373 62 16.6 644 77 12.0 1,574 88 5.6
            1 child 1,121 72 6.4 207 23 11.3 264 22 8.4 650 26 4.1
            2 or more children 1,470 155 10.5 167 38 23.1 380 55 14.5 924 61 6.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,058 121 11.4 123 27 22.1 448 52 11.7 488 41 8.4
            1 child 733 65 8.8 88 19 21.9 299 26 8.7 346 19 5.6
            2 or more children 325 56 17.2 35 8 22.5 149 26 17.7 141 22 15.4

Female
 
    Total
7,437 1,042 14.0 1,111 237 21.3 1,824 413 22.6 4,502 392 8.7
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
3,470 200 5.8 544 52 9.6 504 21 4.1 2,422 127 5.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
3,967 842 21.2 567 185 32.6 1,320 392 29.7 2,079 265 12.7
            1 child 1,806 289 16.0 325 92 28.2 467 97 20.7 1,014 100 9.9
            2 or more children 2,161 554 25.6 243 93 38.5 853 296 34.7 1,065 165 15.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,522 464 30.5 310 151 48.8 754 236 31.3 458 77 16.8
            1 child 1,110 298 26.9 219 102 46.6 535 137 25.6 355 59 16.6
            2 or more children 412 165 40.1 91 49 54.1 219 99 44.9 102 18 17.5

Poverty Footnotes


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