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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, Never Married


Both Sexes
 
    Total
2,972 1,419 47.7 834 462 55.3 1,033 540 52.3 1,106 417 37.7
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,402 386 27.6 459 135 29.5 318 66 20.9 625 185 29.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
1,571 1,032 65.7 375 326 87.0 715 474 66.3 481 233 48.4
            1 child 998 581 58.2 259 221 85.2 407 226 55.5 331 134 40.4
            2 or more children 572 451 78.8 115 105 90.9 307 248 80.5 150 99 66.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,030 744 72.3 369 321 87.0 521 361 69.3 139 62 44.3
            1 child 790 535 67.8 274 232 84.4 399 262 65.6 116 42 36.1
            2 or more children 240 209 86.9 95 90 94.4 122 99 81.4 23 20 85.2

Male
 
    Total
1,207 446 36.9 351 124 35.5 433 171 39.5 424 150 35.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
781 211 27.0 282 74 26.1 216 48 22.3 283 89 31.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
426 235 55.2 68 51 74.0 217 123 56.6 140 62 43.8
            1 child 291 148 50.8 57 41 72.2 137 71 51.7 97 36 37.1
            2 or more children 135 87 64.6 11 9 83.5 80 52 65.1 44 26 58.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
307 184 60.1 68 51 74.0 184 110 59.9 54 23 43.0
            1 child 244 138 56.5 59 41 70.0 141 83 59.0 43 13 30.1
            2 or more children 63 47 73.8 9 9 100.0 43 27 63.1 11 10 93.9

Female
 
    Total
1,765 973 55.1 483 337 69.8 600 369 61.5 682 267 39.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
621 176 28.3 177 62 34.9 103 18 17.9 341 96 28.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
1,144 797 69.7 306 275 89.9 497 351 70.5 341 171 50.3
            1 child 707 433 61.3 202 180 88.9 270 155 57.5 235 98 41.8
            2 or more children 437 364 83.2 104 96 91.7 227 195 86.0 106 73 69.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
723 560 77.4 301 271 89.9 337 251 74.4 85 38 45.0
            1 child 546 398 72.8 215 190 88.4 258 179 69.2 73 29 39.7
            2 or more children 177 162 91.6 86 81 93.8 79 72 91.4 12 9 77.3

Poverty Footnotes


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