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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
People Who Did Not Work


Both Sexes
 
    Total
47,515 11,706 24.6 10,008 2,774 27.7 4,059 1,735 42.7 33,448 7,197 21.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
32,096 6,386 19.9 3,197 841 26.3 1,390 445 32.0 27,508 5,100 18.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
15,419 5,319 34.5 6,811 1,933 28.4 2,668 1,289 48.3 5,940 2,097 35.3
            1 child 6,287 1,813 28.8 3,208 703 21.9 807 366 45.4 2,272 743 32.7
            2 or more children 9,132 3,506 38.4 3,603 1,229 34.1 1,861 923 49.6 3,668 1,354 36.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
5,232 2,370 45.3 1,175 686 58.4 2,096 982 46.9 1,961 701 35.8
            1 child 3,340 1,498 44.8 845 457 54.1 1,162 571 49.2 1,332 469 35.2
            2 or more children 1,892 872 46.1 330 229 69.5 933 411 44.0 629 233 37.0

Male
 
    Total
19,175 4,484 23.4 4,910 1,244 25.3 957 383 40.0 13,308 2,856 21.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
14,364 2,942 20.5 1,630 431 26.4 658 218 33.1 12,076 2,294 19.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
4,811 1,542 32.0 3,280 814 24.8 299 166 55.3 1,232 563 45.6
            1 child 2,356 633 26.9 1,547 290 18.8 165 80 48.3 644 263 40.8
            2 or more children 2,455 909 37.0 1,733 523 30.2 134 86 63.9 588 300 51.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
834 442 53.0 339 158 46.7 167 116 69.3 328 168 51.1
            1 child 625 316 50.6 281 126 44.9 114 77 67.7 230 113 49.1
            2 or more children 209 125 60.0 57 32 55.6 53 39 72.8 98 55 55.7

Female
 
    Total
28,340 7,222 25.5 5,099 1,530 30.0 3,102 1,352 43.6 20,140 4,341 21.6
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
17,732 3,444 19.4 1,567 411 26.2 732 228 31.1 15,432 2,806 18.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
10,608 3,778 35.6 3,531 1,119 31.7 2,369 1,124 47.4 4,708 1,535 32.6
            1 child 3,931 1,180 30.0 1,662 413 24.9 642 287 44.7 1,627 480 29.5
            2 or more children 6,677 2,598 38.9 1,870 706 37.8 1,727 837 48.5 3,080 1,054 34.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
4,398 1,928 43.8 836 528 63.2 1,928 867 44.9 1,633 533 32.7
            1 child 2,714 1,181 43.5 564 331 58.7 1,048 494 47.2 1,102 356 32.3
            2 or more children 1,683 747 44.4 272 197 72.4 880 372 42.3 531 178 33.5

Poverty Footnotes


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