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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
People Who Worked, Not Year-Round Full-Time


Both Sexes
 
    Total
35,586 8,157 22.9 9,930 2,097 21.1 6,174 2,100 34.0 19,483 3,960 20.3
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
19,118 2,932 15.3 4,880 744 15.3 2,342 438 18.7 11,895 1,751 14.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
16,469 5,224 31.7 5,050 1,353 26.8 3,831 1,662 43.4 7,587 2,209 29.1
            1 child 7,413 1,985 26.8 2,958 696 23.5 1,472 488 33.2 2,982 800 26.8
            2 or more children 9,056 3,239 35.8 2,091 656 31.4 2,359 1,174 49.8 4,606 1,409 30.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
6,063 2,534 41.8 1,021 617 60.4 2,905 1,235 42.5 2,136 683 32.0
            1 child 4,209 1,703 40.5 775 438 56.5 1,920 778 40.5 1,514 488 32.2
            2 or more children 1,854 831 44.8 247 179 72.7 985 457 46.4 622 195 31.4

Male
 
    Total
14,953 3,559 23.8 4,962 953 19.2 2,487 929 37.4 7,504 1,676 22.3
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
9,027 1,462 16.2 2,517 368 14.6 1,320 287 21.8 5,190 807 15.5
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
5,926 2,096 35.4 2,445 585 23.9 1,166 642 55.0 2,314 869 37.6
            1 child 2,904 792 27.3 1,436 291 20.3 502 208 41.3 966 293 30.4
            2 or more children 3,022 1,304 43.2 1,009 294 29.1 664 434 65.4 1,349 576 42.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,967 1,022 51.9 329 193 58.8 879 505 57.5 759 323 42.6
            1 child 1,391 662 47.6 248 135 54.5 601 306 50.8 543 222 40.8
            2 or more children 576 360 62.5 81 59 71.9 278 200 71.9 217 102 46.9

Female
 
    Total
20,633 4,598 22.3 4,968 1,143 23.0 3,687 1,171 31.7 11,978 2,284 19.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
10,090 1,470 14.6 2,363 376 15.9 1,022 150 14.7 6,705 944 14.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
10,543 3,128 29.7 2,605 767 29.5 2,665 1,020 38.3 5,273 1,340 25.4
            1 child 4,509 1,193 26.5 1,523 405 26.6 970 281 28.9 2,016 507 25.1
            2 or more children 6,034 1,935 32.1 1,083 362 33.5 1,695 739 43.6 3,257 834 25.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
4,096 1,513 36.9 692 424 61.2 2,026 730 36.0 1,377 360 26.1
            1 child 2,817 1,041 37.0 527 303 57.5 1,319 472 35.8 971 266 27.4
            2 or more children 1,278 472 36.9 165 121 73.1 707 257 36.4 406 94 23.1

Poverty Footnotes


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