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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 alone, not Hispanic
Family Householder Divorced or Separated


Both Sexes
 
    Total
4,621 1,253 27.1 58 38 64.6 587 281 47.9 3,976 934 23.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,972 385 19.6 17 6 33.1 30 6 20.2 1,924 374 19.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,650 868 32.7 41 32 78.2 557 275 49.4 2,052 561 27.3
            1 child 1,469 387 26.3 21 13 60.6 244 89 36.5 1,204 285 23.7
            2 or more children 1,181 481 40.7 19 19 97.4 313 186 59.5 848 276 32.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
578 292 50.5 38 32 82.6 299 172 57.6 241 88 36.6
            1 child 452 204 45.2 21 15 68.5 226 118 52.1 205 72 35.1
            2 or more children 126 88 69.5 17 17 100.0 73 54 74.6 36 16 44.7

Male
 
    Total
1,337 270 20.2 22 8 38.7 133 37 28.1 1,183 224 19.0
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
642 119 18.5 15 4 27.2 12 2 19.1 614 112 18.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
695 151 21.8 7 4 65.7 120 35 29.0 569 112 19.7
            1 child 423 95 22.4 4 2 58.7 84 25 29.7 335 67 20.2
            2 or more children 273 57 20.8 2 2 78.2 37 10 27.4 234 45 19.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
143 36 25.5 6 4 73.1 68 20 29.3 68 12 17.6
            1 child 118 26 22.2 4 2 60.8 52 14 27.4 62 10 15.3
            2 or more children 24 10 41.8 2 2 100.0 16 6 35.6 6 3 40.9

Female
 
    Total
3,284 983 29.9 36 29 80.2 454 244 53.7 2,793 710 25.4
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,330 267 20.1 2 2 74.7 18 4 21.0 1,309 261 20.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
1,954 716 36.7 34 27 80.6 436 240 55.1 1,484 448 30.2
            1 child 1,046 292 27.9 17 10 61.1 160 64 40.1 869 218 25.0
            2 or more children 908 424 46.7 17 17 100.0 276 176 63.8 615 231 37.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
435 255 58.7 33 27 84.3 230 152 66.0 172 76 44.1
            1 child 333 178 53.4 17 12 70.3 173 103 59.5 142 62 43.8
            2 or more children 102 78 76.1 15 15 100.0 57 49 85.8 30 14 45.4

Poverty Footnotes


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