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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.
People Who Worked During the Year (16)


Both Sexes
 
    Total
13,810 4,226 30.6 2,243 887 39.6 3,278 1,324 40.4 8,288 2,015 24.3
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
6,987 1,466 21.0 1,227 358 29.2 1,249 231 18.5 4,511 876 19.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
6,823 2,760 40.5 1,016 529 52.1 2,029 1,093 53.9 3,777 1,138 30.1
            1 child 3,040 1,041 34.3 569 256 45.1 749 316 42.2 1,721 469 27.2
            2 or more children 3,783 1,719 45.4 447 273 61.0 1,280 777 60.7 2,056 670 32.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
2,698 1,286 47.7 456 314 68.9 1,252 631 50.4 991 341 34.4
            1 child 1,929 852 44.2 327 219 66.8 867 399 46.1 735 234 31.8
            2 or more children 769 435 56.5 129 95 74.1 385 232 60.2 255 107 42.1

Male
 
    Total
6,125 1,478 24.1 1,056 393 37.2 1,395 414 29.7 3,674 671 18.3
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
3,418 640 18.7 653 195 29.9 721 128 17.7 2,044 317 15.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,707 838 31.0 403 198 49.0 674 287 42.6 1,629 354 21.7
            1 child 1,170 306 26.1 220 90 40.9 280 100 35.9 670 116 17.3
            2 or more children 1,537 533 34.6 184 108 58.8 394 186 47.3 959 238 24.8
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,116 432 38.7 131 83 63.2 472 203 43.1 513 145 28.4
            1 child 776 262 33.7 94 56 59.5 321 124 38.6 361 82 22.7
            2 or more children 339 170 50.0 37 27 72.8 151 79 52.5 151 63 42.0

Female
 
    Total
7,685 2,748 35.8 1,187 495 41.6 1,883 910 48.3 4,615 1,344 29.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
3,569 826 23.1 575 163 28.4 527 104 19.6 2,467 559 22.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
4,116 1,922 46.7 613 331 54.1 1,355 806 59.5 2,148 785 36.5
            1 child 1,870 736 39.3 349 167 47.7 470 216 46.0 1,051 353 33.6
            2 or more children 2,246 1,186 52.8 263 165 62.5 886 590 66.7 1,097 431 39.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,582 855 54.0 325 231 71.2 780 428 54.9 478 196 40.9
            1 child 1,153 590 51.2 233 163 69.8 546 276 50.5 374 152 40.6
            2 or more children 430 265 61.6 92 68 74.7 234 152 65.1 104 44 42.2

Poverty Footnotes


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