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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)
Black A.O.I.C.
Family Householder Divorced or Separated


Both Sexes
 
    Total
1,247 657 52.6 11 11 100.0 196 141 72.0 1,041 505 48.5
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
582 257 44.2 0 0 (X) 20 10 49.0 562 247 44.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
665 399 60.0 11 11 100.0 175 131 74.7 479 258 53.7
            1 child 333 166 49.8 7 7 100.0 56 29 51.2 270 131 48.3
            2 or more children 332 233 70.2 4 4 100.0 119 102 85.8 209 127 60.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
178 117 65.8 11 11 100.0 79 59 73.9 88 48 54.3
            1 child 134 87 64.9 7 7 100.0 58 45 77.3 69 35 51.1
            2 or more children 44 30 68.6 4 4 100.0 21 14 64.6 19 12 66.3

Male
 
    Total
209 79 37.9 1 1 100.0 30 10 33.9 177 68 38.2
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
111 35 31.7 0 0 (X) 12 5 41.9 99 30 30.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
98 44 44.8 1 1 100.0 18 5 28.5 78 37 47.9
            1 child 71 24 33.6 0 0 (X) 15 2 14.4 56 22 38.7
            2 or more children 27 20 74.2 1 1 100.0 3 3 91.1 23 16 70.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
28 12 43.1 1 1 100.0 7 3 42.6 20 8 40.2
            1 child 26 11 40.2 0 0 (X) 7 3 42.6 19 8 39.4
            2 or more children 2 1 86.3 1 1 100.0 0 0 (X) 1 0 64.7

Female
 
    Total
1,039 578 55.6 10 10 100.0 165 131 79.0 864 437 50.6
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
471 222 47.2 0 0 (X) 8 5 59.7 463 217 46.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
568 356 62.6 10 10 100.0 157 126 80.0 401 220 54.9
            1 child 263 142 54.2 7 7 100.0 42 27 64.3 215 109 50.8
            2 or more children 305 213 69.8 3 3 100.0 115 99 85.7 186 111 59.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
150 105 70.1 10 10 100.0 72 56 77.0 68 40 58.5
            1 child 107 76 70.9 7 7 100.0 51 42 82.2 50 28 55.6
            2 or more children 42 29 67.9 3 3 100.0 21 14 64.6 18 12 66.3

Poverty Footnotes


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