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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)
All Races
People Who Did Not Work


Both Sexes
 
    Total
60,226 10,140 16.8 14,129 2,852 20.2 5,586 1,728 30.9 40,512 5,560 13.7
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
39,638 4,890 12.3 4,767 901 18.9 2,096 451 21.5 32,775 3,539 10.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
20,589 5,250 25.5 9,362 1,952 20.8 3,491 1,277 36.6 7,736 2,021 26.1
            1 child 8,457 1,764 20.9 4,362 702 16.1 1,089 345 31.7 3,006 717 23.9
            2 or more children 12,132 3,486 28.7 5,000 1,250 25.0 2,402 932 38.8 4,730 1,304 27.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
6,920 2,358 34.1 1,680 730 43.4 2,681 943 35.2 2,559 686 26.8
            1 child 4,500 1,502 33.4 1,216 476 39.2 1,538 558 36.3 1,746 468 26.8
            2 or more children 2,420 856 35.4 464 254 54.6 1,143 385 33.7 813 217 26.8

Male
 
    Total
24,373 3,771 15.5 6,904 1,287 18.6 1,504 430 28.6 15,966 2,055 12.9
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
17,757 2,194 12.4 2,425 449 18.5 1,069 245 23.0 14,264 1,499 10.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
6,616 1,578 23.8 4,479 837 18.7 435 184 42.3 1,702 556 32.7
            1 child 3,171 601 19.0 2,086 298 14.3 226 78 34.3 859 226 26.3
            2 or more children 3,445 976 28.3 2,393 540 22.5 209 107 51.0 843 330 39.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,222 494 40.4 529 197 37.3 233 116 49.8 461 181 39.2
            1 child 906 332 36.7 419 140 33.3 162 74 45.7 325 119 36.5
            2 or more children 316 161 51.0 110 58 52.3 70 41 59.1 136 62 45.8

Female
 
    Total
35,853 6,369 17.8 7,225 1,566 21.7 4,082 1,299 31.8 24,546 3,505 14.3
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
21,880 2,697 12.3 2,342 451 19.3 1,027 206 20.0 18,511 2,040 11.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
13,972 3,672 26.3 4,883 1,114 22.8 3,055 1,093 35.8 6,034 1,465 24.3
            1 child 5,286 1,163 22.0 2,276 405 17.8 863 267 31.0 2,147 491 22.9
            2 or more children 8,687 2,510 28.9 2,606 710 27.2 2,192 826 37.7 3,888 974 25.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
5,697 1,865 32.7 1,151 532 46.3 2,448 827 33.8 2,098 505 24.1
            1 child 3,593 1,170 32.6 797 336 42.2 1,375 484 35.2 1,421 350 24.6
            2 or more children 2,104 695 33.0 354 196 55.3 1,073 343 32.0 677 155 22.9

Poverty Footnotes


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