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POV21: Related Children Under 18 by Householder's Work Experience and Family Structure: 2009

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2010 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  People in families (total) (2) People in married-couple families (11) People in families with a male householder, no wife present People in families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

All races
 
Related children under 18 years (14)
73,410 28,521 38.9 50,964 13,802 27.1 4,539 2,306 50.8 17,907 12,414 69.3
 
People in families with a householder who did
  not work (16)
15,342 10,079 65.7 9,252 4,775 51.6 977 765 78.4 5,113 4,539 88.8
People in families with a working householder (16) 58,068 18,442 31.8 41,712 9,027 21.6 3,562 1,540 43.2 12,794 7,875 61.6
      With a working householder and no other
              workers
21,077 11,767 55.8 8,379 3,854 46.0 2,673 1,293 48.4 10,025 6,621 66.0
      With a working householder and at least
              one other worker
36,992 6,675 18.0 33,333 5,173 15.5 890 247 27.8 2,769 1,254 45.3
          Householder plus one other worker 29,822 5,403 18.1 27,255 4,211 15.5 562 167 29.7 2,004 1,025 51.1
          Householder plus two or more other workers 7,170 1,272 17.7 6,078 962 15.8 327 80 24.6 764 229 30.0
 
People in families with a householder who
  worked full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
40,030 9,384 23.4 30,020 4,930 16.4 2,370 713 30.1 7,639 3,742 49.0
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 14,264 6,226 43.6 6,591 2,531 38.4 1,761 600 34.1 5,911 3,095 52.4
      Householder FTYR and at least one other
              worker
25,766 3,159 12.3 23,429 2,399 10.2 609 113 18.5 1,728 646 37.4
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
13,949 1,108 7.9 13,204 914 6.9 222 27 12.3 523 167 31.9
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
9,089 1,820 20.0 7,789 1,296 16.6 277 83 29.8 1,023 442 43.2
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
2,728 231 8.5 2,436 190 7.8 110 3 2.6 182 38 21.0
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
31,817 4,582 14.4 31,817 4,582 14.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 2,333 1,273 54.6 2,333 1,273 54.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 15,249 6,681 43.8 15,249 6,681 43.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
14,884 883 5.9 14,884 883 5.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 4,569 1,318 28.9 4,569 1,318 28.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 23,238 6,250 26.9 23,238 6,250 26.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes

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