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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)
Black A.O.I.C.
People Who Worked During the Year (16)


Both Sexes
 
    Total
13,810 2,922 21.2 2,243 671 29.9 3,278 952 29.0 8,288 1,299 15.7
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
6,987 912 13.1 1,227 258 21.0 1,249 123 9.9 4,511 531 11.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
6,823 2,010 29.5 1,016 413 40.7 2,029 829 40.8 3,777 768 20.3
            1 child 3,040 733 24.1 569 199 35.0 749 242 32.3 1,721 292 17.0
            2 or more children 3,783 1,277 33.7 447 214 47.8 1,280 587 45.9 2,056 476 23.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
2,698 1,004 37.2 456 274 60.0 1,252 485 38.7 991 245 24.8
            1 child 1,929 661 34.3 327 191 58.3 867 301 34.7 735 169 23.0
            2 or more children 769 343 44.6 129 83 64.3 385 184 47.9 255 76 29.7

Male
 
    Total
6,125 955 15.6 1,056 281 26.6 1,395 259 18.6 3,674 415 11.3
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
3,418 410 12.0 653 146 22.3 721 70 9.8 2,044 194 9.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,707 545 20.1 403 136 33.6 674 189 28.0 1,629 221 13.5
            1 child 1,170 193 16.5 220 60 27.3 280 64 23.0 670 69 10.2
            2 or more children 1,537 352 22.9 184 76 41.2 394 124 31.5 959 152 15.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,116 302 27.1 131 62 47.0 472 133 28.2 513 107 21.0
            1 child 776 185 23.9 94 45 48.0 321 78 24.2 361 62 17.3
            2 or more children 339 117 34.4 37 16 44.4 151 55 36.6 151 45 29.7

Female
 
    Total
7,685 1,967 25.6 1,187 390 32.8 1,883 693 36.8 4,615 885 19.2
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
3,569 502 14.1 575 112 19.5 527 53 10.0 2,467 337 13.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
4,116 1,465 35.6 613 278 45.3 1,355 640 47.2 2,148 547 25.5
            1 child 1,870 540 28.9 349 139 39.9 470 178 37.8 1,051 223 21.2
            2 or more children 2,246 925 41.2 263 138 52.5 886 463 52.2 1,097 324 29.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,582 702 44.4 325 212 65.3 780 352 45.1 478 138 28.9
            1 child 1,153 476 41.3 233 146 62.5 546 223 40.9 374 107 28.6
            2 or more children 430 226 52.7 92 66 72.4 234 129 55.1 104 31 29.7

Poverty Footnotes


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