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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)
White alone
People in Families, total (2)


Both Sexes
 
    Total
149,450 33,284 22.3 23,780 6,682 28.1 23,671 6,638 28.0 102,000 19,965 19.6
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
86,120 15,511 18.0 10,423 2,201 21.1 9,325 1,416 15.2 66,371 11,893 17.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
63,330 17,774 28.1 13,357 4,480 33.5 14,345 5,221 36.4 35,628 8,072 22.7
            1 child 27,421 6,111 22.3 7,145 1,955 27.4 5,673 1,468 25.9 14,603 2,688 18.4
            2 or more children 35,910 11,663 32.5 6,212 2,525 40.7 8,672 3,753 43.3 21,025 5,384 25.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
24,036 8,259 34.4 2,993 1,811 60.5 10,856 3,848 35.4 10,187 2,600 25.5
            1 child 16,428 5,332 32.5 2,170 1,221 56.3 7,058 2,320 32.9 7,200 1,790 24.9
            2 or more children 7,609 2,927 38.5 823 590 71.7 3,798 1,528 40.2 2,987 809 27.1

Male
 
    Total
73,550 15,126 20.6 12,101 3,157 26.1 11,313 2,798 24.7 50,137 9,172 18.3
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
43,408 7,560 17.4 5,490 1,146 20.9 5,280 821 15.5 32,637 5,593 17.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
30,143 7,566 25.1 6,610 2,010 30.4 6,033 1,977 32.8 17,500 3,579 20.5
            1 child 13,114 2,562 19.5 3,556 867 24.4 2,590 597 23.1 6,968 1,098 15.8
            2 or more children 17,029 5,004 29.4 3,055 1,143 37.4 3,443 1,380 40.1 10,532 2,481 23.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
11,343 3,457 30.5 1,099 598 54.4 4,704 1,535 32.6 5,540 1,324 23.9
            1 child 7,726 2,176 28.2 821 418 50.9 3,055 881 28.8 3,850 877 22.8
            2 or more children 3,617 1,281 35.4 277 180 65.0 1,649 654 39.6 1,690 447 26.4

Female
 
    Total
75,900 18,158 23.9 11,679 3,525 30.2 12,358 3,840 31.1 51,863 10,793 20.8
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
42,712 7,950 18.6 4,933 1,055 21.4 4,045 596 14.7 33,734 6,300 18.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
33,187 10,207 30.8 6,747 2,470 36.6 8,312 3,244 39.0 18,129 4,493 24.8
            1 child 14,307 3,548 24.8 3,589 1,088 30.3 3,082 871 28.3 7,635 1,590 20.8
            2 or more children 18,881 6,659 35.3 3,158 1,382 43.8 5,230 2,373 45.4 10,493 2,904 27.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
12,693 4,802 37.8 1,894 1,213 64.1 6,152 2,313 37.6 4,647 1,276 27.5
            1 child 8,701 3,156 36.3 1,349 804 59.6 4,002 1,439 36.0 3,350 913 27.3
            2 or more children 3,992 1,646 41.2 545 410 75.1 2,149 874 40.7 1,297 362 27.9

Poverty Footnotes


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