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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, not Hispanic
Family Householder Without a Spouse


Both Sexes
 
    Total
9,849 4,068 41.3 905 511 56.5 1,783 1,023 57.4 7,161 2,534 35.4
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
4,939 1,505 30.5 476 141 29.7 352 77 21.9 4,111 1,286 31.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
4,910 2,563 52.2 429 370 86.2 1,431 946 66.1 3,050 1,247 40.9
            1 child 2,816 1,272 45.2 291 243 83.4 706 385 54.5 1,818 644 35.4
            2 or more children 2,095 1,291 61.6 138 127 91.9 725 561 77.4 1,232 603 49.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,761 1,187 67.4 419 361 86.0 901 617 68.5 440 209 47.4
            1 child 1,355 857 63.3 308 255 82.9 680 441 64.8 366 160 43.8
            2 or more children 406 330 81.2 111 105 94.6 221 176 79.9 74 48 65.0

Male
 
    Total
2,986 977 32.7 371 133 35.9 578 231 40.1 2,038 612 30.0
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,722 473 27.5 297 78 26.2 230 50 21.9 1,195 345 28.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
1,264 503 39.8 74 55 74.6 347 181 52.1 843 267 31.7
            1 child 803 301 37.4 61 44 72.3 223 106 47.7 519 150 28.9
            2 or more children 461 203 43.9 13 11 85.4 125 75 60.0 324 117 36.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
473 245 51.8 73 55 74.3 254 137 53.9 146 53 36.7
            1 child 380 179 47.1 63 44 70.0 192 98 51.0 125 37 29.7
            2 or more children 93 66 70.9 11 11 100.0 62 39 63.1 21 16 79.0

Female
 
    Total
6,863 3,091 45.0 534 378 70.8 1,205 791 65.7 5,124 1,922 37.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
3,217 1,032 32.1 179 63 35.4 122 27 21.9 2,916 941 32.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
3,646 2,060 56.5 355 315 88.6 1,083 765 70.6 2,207 980 44.4
            1 child 2,012 971 48.3 230 199 86.4 483 279 57.7 1,299 494 38.0
            2 or more children 1,634 1,088 66.6 126 116 92.6 600 486 81.0 908 486 53.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,288 942 73.1 346 306 88.5 647 481 74.3 295 155 52.6
            1 child 975 678 69.5 245 212 86.2 488 343 70.3 242 124 51.1
            2 or more children 313 264 84.3 101 95 94.0 159 138 86.5 53 32 59.5

Poverty Footnotes


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