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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
People Who Worked During the Year (16)


Both Sexes
 
    Total
124,303 21,690 17.4 17,065 4,073 23.9 24,822 6,077 24.5 82,416 11,541 14.0
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
65,374 7,065 10.8 9,075 1,509 16.6 10,161 1,145 11.3 46,138 4,411 9.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
58,929 14,625 24.8 7,990 2,564 32.1 14,661 4,931 33.6 36,277 7,130 19.7
            1 child 26,053 5,096 19.6 4,745 1,313 27.7 6,090 1,407 23.1 15,219 2,377 15.6
            2 or more children 32,875 9,528 29.0 3,245 1,251 38.5 8,572 3,524 41.1 21,059 4,753 22.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
23,322 7,060 30.3 2,414 1,402 58.1 10,726 3,413 31.8 10,182 2,245 22.1
            1 child 16,282 4,602 28.3 1,731 942 54.4 7,245 2,107 29.1 7,306 1,554 21.3
            2 or more children 7,040 2,458 34.9 683 460 67.3 3,481 1,306 37.5 2,876 692 24.1

Male
 
    Total
65,027 10,506 16.2 8,815 1,982 22.5 12,762 2,877 22.5 43,450 5,647 13.0
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
34,772 3,597 10.3 4,849 818 16.9 5,913 709 12.0 24,010 2,070 8.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
30,255 6,909 22.8 3,966 1,164 29.4 6,849 2,167 31.6 19,441 3,578 18.4
            1 child 12,865 2,146 16.7 2,349 574 24.4 2,929 624 21.3 7,587 948 12.5
            2 or more children 17,390 4,763 27.4 1,617 591 36.5 3,919 1,543 39.4 11,854 2,630 22.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
12,623 3,625 28.7 953 528 55.4 5,355 1,689 31.6 6,315 1,407 22.3
            1 child 8,556 2,212 25.9 663 337 50.8 3,492 962 27.6 4,400 913 20.8
            2 or more children 4,067 1,413 34.7 289 191 66.1 1,863 727 39.1 1,915 494 25.8

Female
 
    Total
59,276 11,184 18.9 8,250 2,090 25.3 12,060 3,200 26.5 38,965 5,894 15.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
30,602 3,468 11.3 4,226 691 16.4 4,248 436 10.3 22,129 2,341 10.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
28,673 7,716 26.9 4,024 1,399 34.8 7,813 2,764 35.4 16,837 3,552 21.1
            1 child 13,188 2,950 22.4 2,396 739 30.8 3,160 782 24.8 7,632 1,429 18.7
            2 or more children 15,485 4,765 30.8 1,628 660 40.5 4,652 1,982 42.6 9,205 2,124 23.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
10,700 3,435 32.1 1,461 874 59.8 5,372 1,723 32.1 3,867 838 21.7
            1 child 7,727 2,389 30.9 1,067 605 56.7 3,753 1,145 30.5 2,906 640 22.0
            2 or more children 2,973 1,045 35.2 394 269 68.3 1,618 579 35.8 961 198 20.6

Poverty Footnotes


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