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Current Population Survey (CPS)
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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 A.O.I.C.
Family Householder Divorced or Separated


Both Sexes
 
    Total
5,658 2,299 40.6 86 62 72.4 770 480 62.2 4,802 1,758 36.6
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
2,446 755 30.9 27 12 45.8 78 18 23.2 2,341 725 31.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
3,212 1,544 48.1 59 50 84.5 692 462 66.7 2,461 1,033 42.0
            1 child 1,746 683 39.1 33 24 72.4 292 156 53.4 1,421 503 35.4
            2 or more children 1,466 861 58.7 26 26 100.0 400 305 76.3 1,040 530 50.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
749 479 63.9 55 47 86.2 380 269 70.6 314 163 51.9
            1 child 572 342 59.9 34 27 77.8 274 181 66.1 264 135 51.0
            2 or more children 177 137 77.1 21 21 100.0 106 87 82.5 50 28 56.5

Male
 
    Total
1,595 494 31.0 31 18 58.0 192 76 39.7 1,372 400 29.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
792 213 26.9 21 9 45.7 54 11 20.6 717 192 26.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
804 281 35.0 11 9 82.1 138 65 47.2 655 208 31.7
            1 child 496 165 33.3 8 6 76.9 95 42 44.9 393 116 29.6
            2 or more children 308 116 37.8 2 2 100.0 43 22 52.2 262 91 34.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
173 72 41.5 10 8 80.9 78 35 45.1 86 29 33.6
            1 child 142 50 35.1 8 6 76.5 58 20 35.6 76 23 30.2
            2 or more children 31 22 70.3 2 2 100.0 20 15 72.4 10 6 60.2

Female
 
    Total
4,063 1,805 44.4 54 44 80.6 579 404 69.7 3,430 1,358 39.6
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,655 543 32.8 6 3 46.3 24 7 29.0 1,624 533 32.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,408 1,263 52.4 48 41 85.1 555 397 71.5 1,805 825 45.7
            1 child 1,250 518 41.4 25 17 70.8 198 114 57.5 1,028 387 37.6
            2 or more children 1,158 745 64.3 24 24 100.0 357 283 79.3 778 438 56.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
576 407 70.7 45 39 87.4 303 234 77.2 228 134 58.8
            1 child 430 293 68.0 26 20 78.2 217 161 74.2 188 112 59.5
            2 or more children 145 114 78.6 19 19 100.0 86 73 84.8 41 23 55.6

Poverty Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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