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POV23: Poverty Status, Work Experience, and Family Earnings for People 16 Years Old and Over: 2009

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

(Numbers in thousands)

  All income levels With income below poverty threshold
Worked in previous year (16) Worked full-time year-round (16) Worked in previous year (16) Worked full-time year-round (16)
  Earnings below wtd. avg poverty threshold for 4 person family (33)   Earnings below wtd. avg poverty threshold for 4 person family (33)   Earnings below wtd. avg poverty threshold for 4 person family (33)   Earnings below wtd. avg poverty threshold for 4 person family (33)
All income levels Number Percent All income levels Number Percent Poor, total Number Percent Poor, total Number Percent

Both Sexes
      Total (17) 154,772 26,998 17.4 99,306 8,114 8.2 10,680 10,027 93.9 2,641 2,283 86.4
16 to 17 years 1,936 245 12.7 74 7 (B) 131 122 93.2 2 0 (B)
18 to 64 years 145,184 23,977 16.5 95,808 7,710 8.0 10,393 9,752 93.8 2,602 2,246 86.3
    18 to 24 years 18,996 5,553 29.2 6,372 1,296 20.3 2,714 2,605 96.0 360 327 90.9
    25 to 34 years 33,516 6,341 18.9 22,299 2,125 9.5 3,127 2,941 94.0 823 714 86.8
    35 to 44 years 33,171 4,267 12.9 24,141 1,589 6.6 2,153 1,936 89.9 732 591 80.8
    45 to 54 years 35,735 4,290 12.0 26,466 1,563 5.9 1,567 1,462 93.3 447 393 88.0
    55 to 64 years 23,766 3,526 14.8 16,531 1,137 6.9 832 808 97.1 239 220 91.9
65 years and over 7,652 2,776 36.3 3,424 397 11.6 156 152 97.9 38 37 (B)

Male
 
      Total (17)
81,835 12,824 15.7 56,058 3,925 7.0 5,088 4,691 92.2 1,435 1,189 82.9
16 to 17 years 996 119 12.0 46 4 (B) 63 57 (B) 2 0 (B)
18 to 64 years 76,653 11,435 14.9 53,943 3,709 6.9 4,943 4,553 92.1 1,403 1,159 82.6
    18 to 24 years 9,827 2,589 26.3 3,561 623 17.5 1,150 1,090 94.8 181 160 88.1
    25 to 34 years 18,143 3,237 17.8 12,628 1,095 8.7 1,519 1,397 91.9 422 341 80.7
    35 to 44 years 17,892 2,138 11.9 14,023 779 5.6 1,107 972 87.8 413 317 76.9
    45 to 54 years 18,526 2,008 10.8 14,615 729 5.0 768 715 93.2 243 215 88.4
    55 to 64 years 12,265 1,464 11.9 9,116 483 5.3 400 380 94.9 143 126 87.9
65 years and over 4,187 1,270 30.3 2,069 212 10.3 82 80 97.9 30 30 (B)

Female
 
      Total (17)
72,937 14,175 19.4 43,248 4,189 9.7 5,592 5,336 95.4 1,207 1,094 90.7
16 to 17 years 941 126 13.4 28 3 (B) 69 65 (B) 0 0 (X)
18 to 64 years 68,532 12,542 18.3 41,865 4,001 9.6 5,450 5,199 95.4 1,199 1,088 90.7
    18 to 24 years 9,169 2,964 32.3 2,811 673 23.9 1,564 1,515 96.9 179 168 93.6
    25 to 34 years 15,373 3,104 20.2 9,670 1,030 10.6 1,608 1,544 96.0 401 374 93.3
    35 to 44 years 15,279 2,130 13.9 10,118 810 8.0 1,046 964 92.1 319 274 85.7
    45 to 54 years 17,209 2,282 13.3 11,851 834 7.0 799 747 93.4 204 178 87.6
    55 to 64 years 11,501 2,063 17.9 7,416 654 8.8 432 428 99.1 96 94 97.8
65 years and over 3,465 1,506 43.5 1,355 185 13.7 74 72 (B) 8 6 (B)

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
147,121 24,223 16.5 95,882 7,717 8.0 10,525 9,875 93.8 2,603 2,246 86.3
In families (2) 114,964 12,685 11.0 74,389 3,834 5.2 6,532 5,882 90.0 2,026 1,670 82.4
      Householder 52,375 7,008 13.4 37,039 2,262 6.1 4,000 3,726 93.2 1,258 1,085 86.3
In families with related
      children under 18 years (9)
62,701 7,635 12.2 39,975 2,413 6.0 5,360 4,736 88.4 1,770 1,419 80.2
      Householder 30,886 5,050 16.4 21,555 1,695 7.9 3,489 3,222 92.3 1,129 958 84.9
In families with related
      children under 6 years (9)
26,778 3,846 14.4 17,323 1,212 7.0 3,210 2,749 85.6 1,075 811 75.4
      Householder 13,792 2,630 19.1 9,172 832 9.1 2,084 1,897 91.1 649 530 81.7
In married-couple families (11) 129,240 8,660 6.7 88,547 2,647 3.0 4,457 3,842 86.2 1,687 1,310 77.6
      Husbands (11) 41,474 2,766 6.7 33,253 998 3.0 1,772 1,514 85.4 818 625 76.4
      Wives (11) 35,363 2,382 6.7 22,382 676 3.0 883 800 90.6 238 210 88.0
      Related children (18) 11,858 729 6.1 3,621 104 2.9 276 210 76.0 37 15 (B)
      Other 1,746 148 8.5 932 25 2.7 76 50 65.7 25 11 (B)
      Householder 38,798 2,636 6.8 28,359 844 3.0 1,450 1,269 87.5 569 449 78.8
In married-couple families with
    related children under 18 years (9)
70,471 4,526 6.4 47,853 1,536 3.2 3,581 2,983 83.3 1,457 1,083 74.3
      Husbands (11) 23,754 1,704 7.2 19,347 683 3.5 1,504 1,249 83.1 736 542 73.7
      Wives (11) 18,312 1,007 5.5 10,862 288 2.7 638 559 87.6 178 150 84.3
      Related children (18) 5,698 302 5.3 1,252 34 2.7 196 133 67.6 30 11 (B)
In married-couple families with
    related children under 6 years (9)
31,071 2,526 8.1 21,320 859 4.0 2,287 1,849 80.8 931 650 69.9
      Husbands (11) 11,253 1,063 9.5 8,992 436 4.9 1,009 818 81.0 499 353 70.6
      Wives (11) 7,902 490 6.2 4,424 111 2.5 379 321 84.5 90 67 73.6
      Related children (18) 1,223 92 7.5 407 12 2.9 91 50 55.4 16 4 (B)
      Other 779 51 6.6 451 11 2.4 62 39 (B) 22 11 (B)
      Householder 9,914 829 8.4 7,046 289 4.1 746 621 83.3 304 217 71.4
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
7,666 1,394 18.2 4,643 410 8.8 669 645 96.4 155 151 97.2
      Householder 3,948 868 22.0 2,548 249 9.8 439 429 97.6 103 99 96.2
      Other 3,718 526 14.2 2,095 161 7.7 230 216 93.9 52 52 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
3,411 783 23.0 2,095 242 11.5 482 458 95.0 127 123 96.5
      Householder 2,207 604 27.4 1,467 188 12.8 357 346 97.1 91 87 95.8
      Related children (18) 449 84 18.7 150 14 9.6 38 38 (B) 4 4 (B)
      Other 756 96 12.7 479 39 8.1 87 73 84.0 32 31 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
1,460 389 26.6 845 117 13.8 259 237 91.4 57 54 (B)
      Householder 985 325 33.0 587 100 17.1 200 192 95.8 46 44 (B)
      Related children (18) 140 24 17.2 61 5 (B) 13 13 (B) 3 3 (B)
      Other 336 40 12.0 198 12 6.0 46 32 (B) 8 7 (B)
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
16,857 5,267 31.2 9,557 1,621 17.0 2,856 2,664 93.2 753 658 87.4
      Householder 9,629 3,505 36.4 6,133 1,169 19.1 2,110 2,028 96.1 586 538 91.8
      Other 7,228 1,763 24.4 3,424 452 13.2 746 635 85.1 168 120 71.7
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
10,357 3,773 36.4 5,744 1,151 20.0 2,468 2,292 92.9 673 581 86.3
      Householder 7,141 3,000 42.0 4,371 991 22.7 1,961 1,880 95.9 550 502 91.4
      Related children (18) 1,978 544 27.5 612 88 14.4 293 260 88.5 29 25 (B)
      Other 1,238 230 18.5 761 71 9.4 213 152 71.4 94 54 57.5
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
4,161 1,760 42.3 2,204 526 23.8 1,410 1,285 91.1 392 323 82.5
      Householder 2,893 1,476 51.0 1,538 442 28.7 1,138 1,084 95.3 300 270 90.0
      Related children (18) 582 145 24.9 239 32 13.4 118 98 82.9 17 12 (B)
      Other 685 139 20.3 427 52 12.1 154 103 66.6 76 42 55.2
In unrelated subfamilies (3) 439 198 45.1 247 60 24.2 130 130 100.0 25 25 (B)
Unrelated individuals (4) 31,987 11,376 35.6 21,266 3,826 18.0 3,883 3,883 100.0 552 552 100.0
      Male 18,315 6,134 33.5 12,274 2,080 16.9 2,084 2,084 100.0 323 323 100.0
        Householder 12,201 3,426 28.1 8,523 1,140 13.4 1,086 1,086 100.0 179 179 100.0
      Female 13,673 5,241 38.3 8,993 1,746 19.4 1,798 1,798 100.0 229 229 100.0
        Householder 9,249 3,062 33.1 6,449 1,101 17.1 918 918 100.0 153 153 100.0

Poverty Footnotes

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