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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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)
Asian alone
People in Families, total (2)


Both Sexes
 
    Total
9,042 1,338 14.8 1,241 263 21.2 1,676 198 11.8 6,125 877 14.3
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
4,867 658 13.5 639 118 18.4 876 75 8.6 3,352 465 13.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
4,174 680 16.3 602 145 24.1 799 122 15.3 2,773 412 14.9
            1 child 1,801 181 10.0 283 38 13.3 431 39 9.0 1,087 104 9.6
            2 or more children 2,373 499 21.0 319 107 33.6 368 83 22.7 1,686 308 18.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,782 310 17.4 104 43 40.8 654 107 16.3 1,023 161 15.7
            1 child 1,274 218 17.1 68 31 45.3 469 76 16.2 736 111 15.1
            2 or more children 508 92 18.1 36 12 32.2 185 31 16.7 287 50 17.3

Male
 
    Total
4,216 611 14.5 630 134 21.3 769 81 10.5 2,816 396 14.0
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
2,312 303 13.1 334 60 17.9 469 40 8.5 1,509 203 13.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
1,903 308 16.2 296 74 25.1 300 41 13.7 1,307 192 14.7
            1 child 814 68 8.3 143 14 9.8 176 14 7.7 495 40 8.1
            2 or more children 1,089 240 22.0 153 60 39.4 124 28 22.2 812 152 18.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
800 135 16.9 40 21 53.4 244 36 14.7 517 78 15.0
            1 child 560 93 16.6 24 15 62.8 173 23 13.0 362 55 15.2
            2 or more children 240 42 17.5 15 6 38.5 71 13 19.1 154 23 14.6

Female
 
    Total
4,826 727 15.1 611 128 21.0 907 117 12.9 3,309 482 14.6
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
2,555 355 13.9 305 58 18.9 407 35 8.7 1,842 262 14.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,271 372 16.4 306 71 23.1 499 81 16.3 1,466 220 15.0
            1 child 988 113 11.5 140 24 17.0 255 25 10.0 592 64 10.8
            2 or more children 1,284 259 20.2 166 47 28.3 244 56 22.9 874 156 17.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
981 175 17.8 64 21 33.0 410 71 17.3 507 83 16.4
            1 child 713 125 17.5 44 16 35.6 296 54 18.1 373 56 14.9
            2 or more children 268 50 18.7 20 6 27.4 114 17 15.2 133 27 20.4

Poverty Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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