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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 Divorced or Separated


Both Sexes
 
    Total
7,260 3,121 43.0 101 74 73.5 1,011 655 64.8 6,148 2,392 38.9
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
3,180 1,072 33.7 32 14 44.3 102 28 27.3 3,046 1,030 33.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
4,080 2,050 50.2 69 60 86.9 908 627 69.1 3,102 1,362 43.9
            1 child 2,196 905 41.2 39 30 77.0 372 199 53.6 1,785 675 37.8
            2 or more children 1,883 1,145 60.8 30 30 100.0 536 428 79.8 1,317 687 52.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
987 629 63.8 66 58 88.4 488 354 72.6 433 217 50.1
            1 child 761 455 59.9 41 33 81.4 359 247 68.8 361 175 48.5
            2 or more children 226 174 76.8 25 25 100.0 130 107 82.8 72 42 58.0

Male
 
    Total
1,893 599 31.6 35 20 55.3 228 90 39.6 1,630 489 30.0
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
951 257 27.0 24 10 41.4 68 17 24.5 859 231 26.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
942 342 36.3 12 10 83.7 160 73 46.0 771 259 33.6
            1 child 593 200 33.7 8 6 76.9 112 47 41.8 474 147 31.0
            2 or more children 349 142 40.7 3 3 100.0 48 27 55.7 297 112 37.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
212 87 41.2 11 9 82.7 88 41 46.5 113 37 33.0
            1 child 179 64 35.6 8 6 76.5 68 26 38.7 103 31 30.3
            2 or more children 34 24 70.9 3 3 100.0 20 15 72.6 10 6 59.4

Female
 
    Total
5,367 2,522 47.0 66 55 83.3 782 565 72.2 4,518 1,902 42.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
2,229 815 36.5 8 4 52.9 34 11 33.0 2,187 799 36.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
3,137 1,708 54.4 58 51 87.6 748 554 74.0 2,331 1,103 47.3
            1 child 1,603 705 44.0 31 24 77.0 260 153 58.7 1,311 528 40.3
            2 or more children 1,534 1,003 65.3 27 27 100.0 488 401 82.2 1,020 575 56.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
774 542 69.9 55 49 89.6 400 313 78.3 320 180 56.2
            1 child 582 392 67.3 33 27 82.6 291 221 75.9 258 144 55.8
            2 or more children 193 150 77.8 22 22 100.0 109 93 84.7 62 36 57.7

Poverty Footnotes


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