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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)
All Races
People Who Worked, Not Year-Round Full-Time


Both Sexes
 
    Total
43,130 7,526 17.4 12,196 1,997 16.4 8,007 2,213 27.6 22,927 3,316 14.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
23,086 2,404 10.4 6,115 697 11.4 3,127 370 11.8 13,844 1,337 9.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
20,044 5,122 25.6 6,081 1,300 21.4 4,880 1,843 37.8 9,084 1,978 21.8
            1 child 9,031 1,901 21.1 3,532 668 18.9 1,868 526 28.1 3,631 708 19.5
            2 or more children 11,013 3,220 29.2 2,548 632 24.8 3,012 1,318 43.8 5,453 1,271 23.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
7,568 2,663 35.2 1,366 718 52.6 3,589 1,308 36.4 2,613 637 24.4
            1 child 5,222 1,742 33.4 1,017 491 48.3 2,363 804 34.0 1,843 447 24.3
            2 or more children 2,346 920 39.2 349 227 64.9 1,226 504 41.1 771 189 24.6

Male
 
    Total
18,152 3,043 16.8 6,039 868 14.4 3,233 858 26.6 8,880 1,317 14.8
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
10,959 1,156 10.5 3,139 358 11.4 1,787 231 12.9 6,033 567 9.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
7,193 1,887 26.2 2,900 509 17.6 1,446 627 43.4 2,847 750 26.4
            1 child 3,508 677 19.3 1,692 253 15.0 631 194 30.8 1,185 229 19.3
            2 or more children 3,684 1,211 32.9 1,208 256 21.2 815 433 53.1 1,661 521 31.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
2,446 979 40.0 421 194 46.1 1,067 487 45.7 958 297 31.0
            1 child 1,704 608 35.7 312 136 43.7 726 276 38.1 666 195 29.3
            2 or more children 742 371 50.0 109 58 53.2 341 211 61.8 292 102 34.9

Female
 
    Total
24,978 4,482 17.9 6,157 1,129 18.3 4,774 1,355 28.4 14,048 1,999 14.2
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
12,127 1,248 10.3 2,976 338 11.4 1,340 139 10.4 7,811 771 9.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
12,851 3,235 25.2 3,181 791 24.9 3,433 1,216 35.4 6,237 1,228 19.7
            1 child 5,523 1,225 22.2 1,840 415 22.5 1,237 331 26.8 2,446 479 19.6
            2 or more children 7,328 2,010 27.4 1,340 376 28.0 2,197 885 40.3 3,791 749 19.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
5,122 1,684 32.9 945 524 55.4 2,522 821 32.5 1,655 339 20.5
            1 child 3,519 1,134 32.2 705 355 50.4 1,638 527 32.2 1,177 252 21.4
            2 or more children 1,604 549 34.3 241 169 70.1 885 293 33.2 478 87 18.3

Poverty Footnotes


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