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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 With a Spouse


Both Sexes
 
    Total
105,204 19,309 18.4 2,758 1,070 38.8 16,354 3,983 24.4 86,091 14,257 16.6
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
61,886 9,432 15.2 1,327 300 22.6 4,917 575 11.7 55,642 8,558 15.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
43,317 9,877 22.8 1,431 770 53.8 11,437 3,408 29.8 30,449 5,699 18.7
            1 child 16,820 2,685 16.0 880 393 44.7 4,198 729 17.4 11,741 1,563 13.3
            2 or more children 26,497 7,192 27.1 551 377 68.4 7,239 2,679 37.0 18,708 4,137 22.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
19,553 5,413 27.7 1,251 694 55.5 9,231 2,704 29.3 9,071 2,016 22.2
            1 child 12,959 3,229 24.9 823 384 46.7 5,830 1,500 25.7 6,306 1,345 21.3
            2 or more children 6,594 2,185 33.1 428 310 72.4 3,401 1,204 35.4 2,765 671 24.3

Male
 
    Total
52,668 9,572 18.2 996 393 39.4 7,554 1,844 24.4 44,117 7,335 16.6
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
31,087 4,720 15.2 507 128 25.3 2,484 301 12.1 28,097 4,290 15.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
21,580 4,852 22.5 489 265 54.1 5,071 1,543 30.4 16,021 3,045 19.0
            1 child 8,404 1,325 15.8 302 139 46.0 1,985 364 18.4 6,118 822 13.4
            2 or more children 13,176 3,528 26.8 187 126 67.3 3,086 1,179 38.2 9,902 2,223 22.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
9,745 2,655 27.2 422 239 56.5 4,172 1,251 30.0 5,150 1,165 22.6
            1 child 6,458 1,573 24.4 277 136 49.1 2,654 679 25.6 3,527 758 21.5
            2 or more children 3,286 1,081 32.9 145 102 70.5 1,518 572 37.7 1,623 407 25.1

Female
 
    Total
52,536 9,737 18.5 1,762 677 38.4 8,800 2,139 24.3 41,974 6,922 16.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
30,799 4,713 15.3 820 171 20.9 2,433 274 11.3 27,545 4,267 15.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
21,737 5,025 23.1 942 506 53.7 6,366 1,865 29.3 14,428 2,655 18.4
            1 child 8,416 1,360 16.2 579 255 44.0 2,214 365 16.5 5,623 741 13.2
            2 or more children 13,321 3,665 27.5 363 251 69.0 4,152 1,500 36.1 8,806 1,914 21.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
9,808 2,759 28.1 828 455 55.0 5,059 1,453 28.7 3,921 851 21.7
            1 child 6,500 1,656 25.5 546 248 45.4 3,176 821 25.8 2,779 587 21.1
            2 or more children 3,308 1,103 33.4 283 208 73.4 1,883 632 33.6 1,142 264 23.1

Poverty Footnotes


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