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Current Population Survey (CPS)
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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)
Asian alone
People Who Worked During the Year (16)


Both Sexes
 
    Total
6,050 291 4.8 544 45 8.3 1,320 51 3.9 4,186 194 4.6
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
3,122 105 3.4 343 22 6.4 723 17 2.3 2,055 66 3.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,928 186 6.4 201 23 11.6 596 35 5.8 2,131 128 6.0
            1 child 1,319 39 2.9 108 3 3.2 338 8 2.2 873 28 3.2
            2 or more children 1,609 148 9.2 93 20 21.4 258 27 10.5 1,258 101 8.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,287 74 5.7 52 10 18.5 486 27 5.6 749 37 4.9
            1 child 914 48 5.2 26 2 8.9 340 16 4.6 548 30 5.4
            2 or more children 373 26 7.0 26 7 28.1 146 12 7.9 201 7 3.6

Male
 
    Total
3,199 170 5.3 298 27 8.9 686 24 3.5 2,214 119 5.4
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,638 55 3.4 184 13 7.0 414 7 1.7 1,040 35 3.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
1,561 114 7.3 114 14 12.0 272 17 6.3 1,175 84 7.1
            1 child 665 19 2.8 58 2 2.6 163 3 1.9 445 14 3.2
            2 or more children 896 96 10.7 56 12 21.7 109 14 12.8 730 69 9.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
714 51 7.2 24 7 27.1 225 14 6.1 465 31 6.6
            1 child 495 33 6.6 11 2 20.3 154 5 3.1 329 26 7.8
            2 or more children 219 18 8.4 13 4 33.1 71 9 12.7 136 5 3.8

Female
 
    Total
2,851 121 4.3 246 19 7.6 633 27 4.3 1,972 75 3.8
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,484 49 3.3 159 9 5.8 309 9 3.1 1,016 30 3.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
1,367 72 5.3 87 10 11.0 324 18 5.4 956 45 4.7
            1 child 654 20 3.1 50 2 3.9 175 4 2.5 428 14 3.2
            2 or more children 713 52 7.3 36 8 20.8 149 13 8.8 528 31 5.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
573 23 4.0 28 3 11.0 261 13 5.2 284 6 2.2
            1 child 419 15 3.6 15 0 0.0 186 11 5.9 219 4 1.9
            2 or more children 154 8 5.0 13 3 23.2 75 3 3.4 65 2 3.2

Poverty Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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