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Current Population Survey (CPS)
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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 alone
People Who Worked, Not Year-Round Full-Time


Both Sexes
 
    Total
4,659 2,167 46.5 1,384 639 46.2 1,218 684 56.2 2,057 844 41.0
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
2,489 854 34.3 749 275 36.6 490 146 29.9 1,250 433 34.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
2,171 1,314 60.5 635 364 57.4 728 538 73.9 807 411 50.9
            1 child 956 521 54.5 352 183 51.8 263 171 65.0 340 167 49.2
            2 or more children 1,215 793 65.3 283 182 64.3 465 367 79.0 467 244 52.2
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
961 683 71.1 251 205 81.7 460 333 72.4 250 144 57.9
            1 child 648 438 67.6 184 146 79.5 303 204 67.3 161 88 54.5
            2 or more children 313 245 78.3 67 59 87.8 157 129 82.3 89 57 64.0

Male
 
    Total
1,945 765 39.3 620 273 43.9 502 227 45.2 822 265 32.3
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,237 400 32.3 370 148 40.1 323 95 29.5 544 156 28.7
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
708 365 51.6 251 124 49.6 179 132 73.6 278 109 39.2
            1 child 349 161 46.1 147 67 45.3 86 55 64.5 117 39 33.6
            2 or more children 358 204 56.9 104 58 55.5 93 76 81.9 161 70 43.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
282 185 65.7 57 43 75.7 121 93 76.6 104 49 47.6
            1 child 187 112 59.5 45 34 74.6 81 55 68.4 61 23 36.8
            2 or more children 95 74 78.0 12 10 80.1 40 38 93.0 43 27 63.1

Female
 
    Total
2,715 1,402 51.7 764 366 48.0 716 457 63.9 1,235 579 46.8
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
1,252 454 36.2 380 126 33.3 166 51 30.6 706 276 39.1
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
1,463 949 64.9 384 240 62.5 549 406 74.0 529 302 57.1
            1 child 606 360 59.3 206 116 56.4 177 116 65.2 223 128 57.4
            2 or more children 856 589 68.8 179 124 69.4 372 291 78.2 306 174 56.9
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
678 497 73.3 194 162 83.5 339 240 70.9 146 95 65.3
            1 child 460 326 70.9 139 113 81.2 222 149 66.9 99 65 65.5
            2 or more children 218 171 78.4 55 50 89.4 117 92 78.6 46 30 64.9

Poverty Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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