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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 Without a Spouse


Both Sexes
 
    Total
2,461 434 17.6 1,120 237 21.1 467 63 13.5 873 134 15.4
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,542 221 14.3 569 108 19.0 379 35 9.3 594 78 13.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
920 213 23.2 551 129 23.3 89 28 31.1 279 57 20.3
            1 child 439 71 16.1 261 35 13.2 46 11 24.6 132 25 18.8
            2 or more children 481 142 29.6 291 94 32.3 43 16 38.1 147 32 21.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
188 69 36.5 61 28 45.3 42 19 44.6 84 22 26.1
            1 child 151 55 36.6 46 22 48.5 38 17 44.2 67 16 24.1
            2 or more children 37 13 35.9 15 6 35.8 4 2 48.3 18 6 33.2

Male
 
    Total
1,147 191 16.7 595 126 21.2 275 30 10.9 278 36 12.9
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
755 100 13.2 312 57 18.4 234 23 9.7 209 20 9.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
392 92 23.3 283 68 24.2 41 7 17.7 68 16 23.2
            1 child 191 22 11.3 141 14 9.9 24 3 14.0 27 4 16.1
            2 or more children 201 70 34.8 142 54 38.3 17 4 22.8 41 11 28.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
61 22 36.8 29 15 53.5 14 4 26.4 19 3 18.7
            1 child 45 19 41.6 22 13 60.2 11 3 28.7 11 2 18.2
            2 or more children 16 4 23.6 7 2 31.2 2 0 14.3 7 1 19.5

Female
 
    Total
1,314 243 18.5 526 111 21.1 192 33 17.1 596 99 16.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
786 121 15.4 257 51 19.8 144 13 8.7 385 58 15.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
527 121 23.0 269 60 22.4 48 20 42.6 211 41 19.4
            1 child 247 49 19.8 120 21 17.1 22 8 35.8 105 20 19.5
            2 or more children 280 72 25.9 149 40 26.6 26 12 48.4 106 20 19.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
127 46 36.3 33 12 38.0 29 15 53.4 66 19 28.1
            1 child 106 37 34.5 24 9 37.6 27 14 50.9 55 14 25.3
            2 or more children 21 10 45.4 9 3 39.2 2 2 88.0 10 4 42.9

Poverty Footnotes


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