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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) 17,609 4,321 24.5 11,420 1,455 12.7 1,959 1,857 94.8 494 435 87.9
16 to 17 years 211 62 29.4 5 2 (B) 33 33 (B) 0 0 (X)
18 to 64 years 16,847 4,042 24.0 11,148 1,402 12.6 1,911 1,808 94.6 491 431 87.8
    18 to 24 years 2,402 926 38.6 813 223 27.4 521 505 97.0 86 80 93.3
    25 to 34 years 4,327 1,170 27.0 2,783 392 14.1 606 584 96.4 159 145 91.2
    35 to 44 years 4,060 766 18.9 3,042 322 10.6 389 350 90.1 127 105 82.7
    45 to 54 years 3,930 732 18.6 2,977 294 9.9 278 253 91.0 80 63 79.0
    55 to 64 years 2,129 448 21.0 1,532 173 11.3 118 116 98.9 40 39 (B)
65 years and over 551 217 39.4 266 51 19.3 16 16 (B) 4 4 (B)

Male
 
      Total (17)
8,071 1,673 20.7 5,358 569 10.6 680 634 93.3 164 136 82.7
16 to 17 years 104 25 24.2 2 0 (B) 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X)
18 to 64 years 7,720 1,566 20.3 5,226 547 10.5 662 617 93.2 161 133 82.4
    18 to 24 years 1,085 360 33.2 350 82 23.3 168 161 95.8 25 23 (B)
    25 to 34 years 2,042 462 22.7 1,319 148 11.2 211 200 94.7 40 30 (B)
    35 to 44 years 1,845 280 15.2 1,427 124 8.7 127 113 89.1 38 29 (B)
    45 to 54 years 1,792 327 18.2 1,387 141 10.1 118 106 90.0 38 31 (B)
    55 to 64 years 956 136 14.2 743 53 7.1 38 37 (B) 20 18 (B)
65 years and over 246 82 33.2 129 22 17.2 6 6 (B) 3 3 (B)

Female
 
      Total (17)
9,538 2,648 27.8 6,062 886 14.6 1,280 1,223 95.5 331 299 90.5
16 to 17 years 106 37 34.4 3 2 (B) 21 21 (B) 0 0 (X)
18 to 64 years 9,127 2,476 27.1 5,922 855 14.4 1,249 1,192 95.4 330 298 90.5
    18 to 24 years 1,317 566 43.0 463 141 30.4 352 344 97.6 60 56 (B)
    25 to 34 years 2,286 707 31.0 1,464 244 16.7 395 384 97.3 118 114 96.4
    35 to 44 years 2,214 486 22.0 1,615 197 12.2 262 238 90.7 89 76 85.2
    45 to 54 years 2,138 405 18.9 1,591 153 9.6 160 147 91.7 42 32 (B)
    55 to 64 years 1,173 312 26.6 789 120 15.2 79 79 100.0 20 20 (B)
65 years and over 305 135 44.4 137 29 21.2 10 10 (B) 1 1 (B)

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
17,058 4,104 24.1 11,154 1,404 12.6 1,944 1,841 94.7 491 431 87.8
In families (2) 12,792 2,465 19.3 8,223 759 9.2 1,366 1,264 92.5 407 347 85.3
      Householder 6,371 1,539 24.2 4,401 503 11.4 950 892 93.8 305 263 86.2
In families with related
      children under 18 years (9)
7,668 1,689 22.0 4,836 516 10.7 1,178 1,076 91.3 357 297 83.3
      Householder 4,321 1,219 28.2 2,924 410 14.0 870 812 93.3 287 245 85.3
In families with related
      children under 6 years (9)
3,335 829 24.9 2,058 254 12.4 668 604 90.5 209 167 79.9
      Householder 1,971 649 32.9 1,228 205 16.7 521 483 92.8 165 139 83.8
In married-couple families (11) 10,089 890 8.8 7,259 275 3.8 461 396 85.8 168 124 73.7
      Husbands (11) 3,147 254 8.1 2,517 85 3.4 174 145 83.5 77 53 68.6
      Wives (11) 2,764 243 8.8 1,986 92 4.6 95 87 90.8 27 24 (B)
      Related children (18) 1,029 110 10.7 399 10 2.6 35 31 (B) 3 3 (B)
      Other 163 26 15.8 70 0 (B) 8 8 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Householder 2,986 258 8.6 2,288 87 3.8 148 125 84.3 62 45 (B)
In married-couple families with
    related children under 18 years (9)
5,964 517 8.7 4,271 163 3.8 388 323 83.2 145 101 69.6
      Husbands (11) 1,940 169 8.7 1,538 55 3.6 155 126 81.5 69 45 (B)
      Wives (11) 1,604 124 7.8 1,146 48 4.2 75 66 (B) 22 19 (B)
      Related children (18) 517 61 11.8 150 4 2.7 25 21 (B) 0 0 (X)
In married-couple families with
    related children under 6 years (9)
2,660 254 9.6 1,898 87 4.6 222 177 79.6 95 58 61.6
      Husbands (11) 938 94 10.0 734 39 5.4 95 72 75.8 53 32 (B)
      Wives (11) 689 52 7.5 464 12 2.6 38 33 (B) 4 3 (B)
      Related children (18) 141 20 14.4 54 4 (B) 9 8 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 49 5 (B) 24 0 (B) 4 4 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Householder 844 83 9.8 622 32 5.1 76 60 78.7 38 23 (B)
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
1,134 229 20.2 683 71 10.4 113 107 94.5 27 23 (B)
      Householder 624 161 25.7 376 37 9.9 89 84 93.5 18 14 (B)
      Other 510 68 13.4 306 34 11.0 23 23 (B) 9 9 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
548 131 23.9 312 35 11.2 85 79 92.7 21 17 (B)
      Householder 382 114 29.7 231 29 12.7 74 69 (B) 18 14 (B)
      Related children (18) 76 4 5.6 27 0 (B) 3 3 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 91 13 14.4 54 6 (B) 8 8 (B) 3 3 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
226 65 28.7 123 23 18.8 46 41 (B) 18 15 (B)
      Householder 171 56 32.6 99 17 17.7 39 35 (B) 14 12 (B)
      Related children (18) 19 1 (B) 4 0 (B) 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 36 9 (B) 21 6 (B) 6 6 (B) 3 3 (B)
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
4,555 1,604 35.2 2,569 501 19.5 941 886 94.2 274 245 89.6
      Householder 2,760 1,121 40.6 1,737 379 21.8 712 683 95.9 225 204 90.6
      Other 1,795 484 27.0 831 122 14.7 228 203 89.1 48 41 (B)
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
2,963 1,195 40.3 1,639 373 22.8 830 775 93.4 244 216 88.4
      Householder 2,131 952 44.7 1,307 325 24.9 671 642 95.6 215 194 90.2
      Related children (18) 577 185 32.0 190 32 16.9 120 103 86.4 14 12 (B)
      Other 255 58 22.6 141 16 11.3 39 30 (B) 16 10 (B)
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
1,292 593 45.9 659 176 26.7 475 446 93.8 134 117 87.0
      Householder 956 510 53.3 507 156 30.7 406 389 95.7 114 103 91.1
      Related children (18) 205 53 25.7 78 9 11.3 45 38 (B) 6 4 (B)
      Other 131 31 23.4 74 12 (B) 24 19 (B) 14 9 (B)
In unrelated subfamilies (3) 40 16 (B) 26 7 (B) 11 11 (B) 4 4 (B)
Unrelated individuals (4) 4,254 1,634 38.4 2,909 639 22.0 573 573 100.0 80 80 100.0
      Male 2,197 818 37.2 1,516 332 21.9 287 287 100.0 37 37 (B)
        Householder 1,514 531 35.0 1,067 219 20.5 167 167 100.0 22 22 (B)
      Female 2,056 815 39.7 1,394 307 22.0 285 285 100.0 43 43 (B)
        Householder 1,575 574 36.5 1,098 229 20.8 172 172 100.0 25 25 (B)

Poverty Footnotes

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