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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 Divorced or Separated


Both Sexes
 
    Total
4,621 1,775 38.4 58 41 71.0 587 374 63.8 3,976 1,359 34.2
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,972 585 29.7 17 8 46.0 30 6 20.2 1,924 571 29.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,650 1,190 44.9 41 33 81.8 557 368 66.1 2,052 788 38.4
            1 child 1,469 548 37.3 21 14 65.0 244 134 55.0 1,204 400 33.3
            2 or more children 1,181 641 54.3 19 19 100.0 313 234 74.8 848 388 45.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
578 359 62.1 38 33 84.6 299 206 69.1 241 120 49.8
            1 child 452 261 57.7 21 15 72.2 226 146 64.5 205 100 48.8
            2 or more children 126 98 77.8 17 17 100.0 73 61 83.5 36 20 55.6

Male
 
    Total
1,337 412 30.8 22 12 54.4 133 60 44.8 1,183 340 28.8
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
642 175 27.3 15 6 41.9 12 2 19.1 614 166 27.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
695 237 34.0 7 5 83.6 120 57 47.5 569 174 30.6
            1 child 423 140 33.0 4 3 74.4 84 40 47.3 335 97 29.0
            2 or more children 273 97 35.6 2 2 100.0 37 18 48.0 234 77 33.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
143 57 40.0 6 5 81.8 68 29 42.0 68 24 34.4
            1 child 118 41 34.5 4 3 73.5 52 18 34.7 62 20 31.9
            2 or more children 24 16 66.9 2 2 100.0 16 11 65.7 6 4 60.3

Female
 
    Total
3,284 1,363 41.5 36 29 81.0 454 315 69.3 2,793 1,019 36.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,330 410 30.9 2 2 74.7 18 4 21.0 1,309 405 30.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
1,954 953 48.8 34 28 81.4 436 311 71.3 1,484 614 41.4
            1 child 1,046 409 39.1 17 11 62.7 160 95 59.1 869 303 34.9
            2 or more children 908 544 59.9 17 17 100.0 276 216 78.4 615 311 50.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
435 302 69.3 33 28 85.2 230 178 77.2 172 96 55.9
            1 child 333 220 66.0 17 12 71.9 173 127 73.5 142 80 56.1
            2 or more children 102 82 80.3 15 15 100.0 57 50 88.6 30 16 54.6

Poverty Footnotes


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