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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 Did Not Work


Both Sexes
 
    Total
60,226 24,051 39.9 14,129 6,067 42.9 5,586 3,129 56.0 40,512 14,856 36.7
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
39,638 14,059 35.5 4,767 1,988 41.7 2,096 923 44.1 32,775 11,148 34.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
20,589 9,992 48.5 9,362 4,079 43.6 3,491 2,205 63.2 7,736 3,708 47.9
            1 child 8,457 3,566 42.2 4,362 1,602 36.7 1,089 601 55.2 3,006 1,362 45.3
            2 or more children 12,132 6,427 53.0 5,000 2,477 49.5 2,402 1,604 66.8 4,730 2,346 49.6
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
6,920 4,089 59.1 1,680 1,202 71.5 2,681 1,664 62.1 2,559 1,224 47.8
            1 child 4,500 2,639 58.6 1,216 834 68.6 1,538 975 63.4 1,746 829 47.5
            2 or more children 2,420 1,450 59.9 464 368 79.2 1,143 688 60.2 813 395 48.6

Male
 
    Total
24,373 9,586 39.3 6,904 2,796 40.5 1,504 784 52.1 15,966 6,007 37.6
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
17,757 6,492 36.6 2,425 979 40.4 1,069 483 45.2 14,264 5,031 35.3
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
6,616 3,094 46.8 4,479 1,817 40.6 435 301 69.2 1,702 976 57.4
            1 child 3,171 1,305 41.2 2,086 706 33.9 226 140 61.9 859 459 53.4
            2 or more children 3,445 1,789 51.9 2,393 1,111 46.4 209 161 77.2 843 517 61.4
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
1,222 801 65.5 529 331 62.6 233 188 80.6 461 282 61.2
            1 child 906 574 63.3 419 253 60.3 162 127 78.2 325 194 59.7
            2 or more children 316 227 71.7 110 78 71.3 70 61 86.2 136 88 64.7

Female
 
    Total
35,853 14,465 40.3 7,225 3,272 45.3 4,082 2,344 57.4 24,546 8,849 36.1
In families with no own children under
 18 years (9)
21,880 7,567 34.6 2,342 1,009 43.1 1,027 440 42.9 18,511 6,117 33.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 18 years (9)
13,972 6,898 49.4 4,883 2,262 46.3 3,055 1,904 62.3 6,034 2,732 45.3
            1 child 5,286 2,261 42.8 2,276 896 39.4 863 461 53.4 2,147 903 42.1
            2 or more children 8,687 4,637 53.4 2,606 1,366 52.4 2,192 1,443 65.8 3,888 1,829 47.0
In families with one or more own children
 under 6 years (9)
5,697 3,289 57.7 1,151 871 75.7 2,448 1,476 60.3 2,098 942 44.9
            1 child 3,593 2,065 57.5 797 582 73.0 1,375 848 61.7 1,421 635 44.7
            2 or more children 2,104 1,224 58.2 354 289 81.6 1,073 628 58.5 677 307 45.3

Poverty Footnotes


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