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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)
White A.O.I.C.
Family Householder Divorced or Separated


Both Sexes
 
    Total
5,658 1,653 29.2 86 52 61.3 770 374 48.5 4,802 1,227 25.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
2,446 507 20.7 27 9 33.1 78 16 21.0 2,341 482 20.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
3,212 1,146 35.7 59 44 74.2 692 357 51.6 2,461 745 30.3
            1 child 1,746 484 27.7 33 20 59.9 292 109 37.3 1,421 355 25.0
            2 or more children 1,466 662 45.2 26 24 92.3 400 248 62.1 1,040 390 37.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
749 388 51.8 55 42 76.3 380 225 59.2 314 121 38.4
            1 child 572 266 46.5 34 21 62.0 274 146 53.3 264 99 37.4
            2 or more children 177 122 68.8 21 21 100.0 106 79 74.6 50 22 43.6

Male
 
    Total
1,595 328 20.6 31 14 43.3 192 51 26.4 1,372 264 19.2
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
792 146 18.4 21 6 29.1 54 10 18.5 717 130 18.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
804 182 22.7 11 8 71.1 138 41 29.5 655 134 20.5
            1 child 496 115 23.1 8 6 69.0 95 28 29.3 393 81 20.7
            2 or more children 308 68 22.0 2 2 78.2 43 13 29.8 262 53 20.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
173 46 26.3 10 8 75.7 78 24 31.4 86 14 15.9
            1 child 142 32 22.6 8 6 70.2 58 16 27.5 76 11 13.8
            2 or more children 31 13 42.8 2 2 100.0 20 9 42.3 10 3 32.7

Female
 
    Total
4,063 1,325 32.6 54 39 71.6 579 323 55.9 3,430 963 28.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,655 361 21.8 6 3 46.3 24 6 26.6 1,624 352 21.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,408 964 40.0 48 36 74.9 555 317 57.1 1,805 611 33.8
            1 child 1,250 369 29.6 25 14 56.9 198 81 41.2 1,028 274 26.7
            2 or more children 1,158 594 51.3 24 22 93.8 357 235 66.0 778 337 43.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
576 342 59.4 45 34 76.4 303 201 66.4 228 107 46.8
            1 child 430 234 54.3 26 15 59.4 217 130 60.1 188 88 46.9
            2 or more children 145 108 74.4 19 19 100.0 86 71 82.2 41 19 46.2

Poverty Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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