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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)
All Races
Family Householder, Never Married


Both Sexes
 
    Total
7,793 4,502 57.8 1,976 1,198 60.6 2,835 1,778 62.7 2,981 1,526 51.2
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
3,195 1,120 35.1 1,053 409 38.9 716 182 25.4 1,425 529 37.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
4,598 3,382 73.5 923 788 85.5 2,119 1,596 75.3 1,556 997 64.1
            1 child 2,442 1,566 64.1 607 506 83.2 952 597 62.7 883 464 52.5
            2 or more children 2,156 1,816 84.2 315 283 89.7 1,168 1,000 85.6 673 533 79.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
2,742 2,143 78.1 894 765 85.6 1,448 1,123 77.5 399 254 63.7
            1 child 2,048 1,536 75.0 642 537 83.6 1,073 791 73.7 333 208 62.5
            2 or more children 694 607 87.5 252 228 90.7 375 332 88.3 66 47 70.1

Male
 
    Total
2,542 1,057 41.6 783 342 43.7 903 363 40.2 857 352 41.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,663 546 32.8 644 238 37.0 484 121 25.1 535 186 34.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
880 511 58.1 139 103 74.4 419 242 57.7 322 166 51.5
            1 child 546 286 52.4 105 73 69.7 253 134 52.9 188 79 42.0
            2 or more children 333 225 67.4 34 30 88.9 166 108 65.1 134 87 64.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
595 369 62.0 139 103 74.4 341 212 62.2 115 53 46.2
            1 child 465 276 59.3 113 79 70.0 263 159 60.4 88 37 42.1
            2 or more children 130 93 71.4 26 24 93.6 77 53 68.3 27 16 59.3

Female
 
    Total
5,250 3,445 65.6 1,193 856 71.7 1,933 1,415 73.2 2,125 1,174 55.3
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,532 575 37.5 410 171 41.8 232 61 26.2 890 343 38.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
3,718 2,871 77.2 783 685 87.4 1,701 1,355 79.6 1,234 831 67.4
            1 child 1,896 1,280 67.5 502 432 86.1 699 463 66.2 695 385 55.4
            2 or more children 1,822 1,591 87.3 281 253 89.8 1,002 892 89.0 539 447 82.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
2,147 1,774 82.6 755 662 87.7 1,108 911 82.2 284 201 70.9
            1 child 1,583 1,260 79.6 529 458 86.5 810 632 78.0 245 171 69.8
            2 or more children 563 514 91.2 226 204 90.4 298 279 93.5 39 30 77.7

Poverty Footnotes


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