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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) 16,938 4,150 24.5 11,065 1,427 12.9 1,872 1,777 94.9 489 431 88.1
16 to 17 years 186 54 29.0 5 2 (B) 27 27 (B) 0 0 (X)
18 to 64 years 16,218 3,889 24.0 10,800 1,374 12.7 1,831 1,735 94.8 486 427 88.0
    18 to 24 years 2,267 880 38.8 779 213 27.3 496 481 96.9 84 78 93.1
    25 to 34 years 4,112 1,103 26.8 2,672 383 14.3 570 551 96.7 159 145 91.2
    35 to 44 years 3,926 749 19.1 2,946 314 10.7 379 344 90.7 124 104 83.6
    45 to 54 years 3,838 719 18.7 2,910 292 10.0 272 247 90.8 79 63 78.9
    55 to 64 years 2,075 438 21.1 1,492 173 11.6 114 113 98.8 40 39 (B)
65 years and over 534 207 38.8 260 51 19.7 14 14 (B) 4 4 (B)

Male
 
      Total (17)
7,751 1,596 20.6 5,172 549 10.6 648 605 93.3 159 132 83.2
16 to 17 years 90 21 23.8 2 0 (B) 10 10 (B) 0 0 (X)
18 to 64 years 7,420 1,496 20.2 5,042 527 10.4 633 589 93.1 156 130 82.9
    18 to 24 years 1,033 342 33.2 334 75 22.5 158 151 95.6 23 22 (B)
    25 to 34 years 1,937 428 22.1 1,263 141 11.2 199 187 94.4 40 30 (B)
    35 to 44 years 1,772 270 15.2 1,369 117 8.6 123 111 90.0 35 28 (B)
    45 to 54 years 1,751 322 18.4 1,360 141 10.3 116 104 89.8 38 31 (B)
    55 to 64 years 927 135 14.5 716 53 7.4 37 36 (B) 20 18 (B)
65 years and over 240 78 32.6 128 22 17.4 6 6 (B) 3 3 (B)

Female
 
      Total (17)
9,188 2,554 27.8 5,893 878 14.9 1,224 1,172 95.7 330 299 90.5
16 to 17 years 96 33 33.8 3 2 (B) 17 17 (B) 0 0 (X)
18 to 64 years 8,798 2,393 27.2 5,757 847 14.7 1,198 1,146 95.6 329 298 90.5
    18 to 24 years 1,234 538 43.6 445 137 30.9 338 329 97.5 60 56 (B)
    25 to 34 years 2,175 675 31.0 1,409 242 17.2 371 363 98.0 118 114 96.4
    35 to 44 years 2,153 479 22.2 1,578 197 12.5 256 233 91.1 89 76 85.2
    45 to 54 years 2,087 397 19.0 1,550 151 9.8 156 143 91.5 41 31 (B)
    55 to 64 years 1,148 304 26.4 777 120 15.4 77 77 100.0 20 20 (B)
65 years and over 294 129 43.8 132 29 21.9 8 8 (B) 1 1 (B)

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
16,404 3,943 24.0 10,805 1,376 12.7 1,858 1,762 94.8 486 427 88.0
In families (2) 12,326 2,394 19.4 7,978 753 9.4 1,320 1,224 92.7 404 346 85.6
      Householder 6,172 1,502 24.3 4,277 499 11.7 921 867 94.2 302 261 86.6
In families with related
      children under 18 years (9)
7,387 1,637 22.2 4,692 511 10.9 1,136 1,040 91.6 354 296 83.6
      Householder 4,178 1,186 28.4 2,842 406 14.3 842 788 93.6 284 243 85.7
In families with related
      children under 6 years (9)
3,206 798 24.9 2,001 253 12.6 640 582 90.9 206 165 80.4
      Householder 1,886 621 32.9 1,190 203 17.1 498 464 93.1 162 137 84.5
In married-couple families (11) 9,712 865 8.9 7,025 272 3.9 436 378 86.8 162 121 74.7
      Husbands (11) 3,042 248 8.2 2,427 84 3.5 168 141 83.9 74 51 (B)
      Wives (11) 2,677 239 8.9 1,939 92 4.8 88 83 93.7 27 24 (B)
      Related children (18) 957 103 10.8 379 10 2.7 32 28 (B) 3 3 (B)
      Other 150 24 15.8 68 0 (B) 8 8 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Householder 2,885 251 8.7 2,212 86 3.9 139 119 85.5 59 43 (B)
In married-couple families with
    related children under 18 years (9)
5,724 496 8.7 4,133 160 3.9 363 305 84.2 139 98 70.5
      Husbands (11) 1,871 165 8.8 1,481 54 3.6 149 122 81.8 66 44 (B)
      Wives (11) 1,549 121 7.8 1,118 48 4.3 68 62 (B) 22 19 (B)
      Related children (18) 479 54 11.3 146 4 2.7 22 17 (B) 0 0 (X)
In married-couple families with
    related children under 6 years (9)
2,537 242 9.6 1,828 84 4.6 206 165 80.3 89 56 62.6
      Husbands (11) 900 92 10.2 704 38 5.4 92 70 76.6 50 30 (B)
      Wives (11) 658 49 7.4 451 12 2.6 34 30 (B) 4 3 (B)
      Related children (18) 135 19 13.8 54 4 (B) 7 6 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 44 5 (B) 23 0 (B) 4 4 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Householder 800 78 9.8 596 30 5.1 69 55 (B) 35 22 (B)
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
1,096 223 20.3 666 71 10.6 108 102 94.3 27 23 (B)
      Householder 602 157 26.0 364 37 10.2 87 81 93.3 18 14 (B)
      Other 494 66 13.3 302 34 11.1 21 21 (B) 9 9 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
526 126 24.1 300 35 11.7 82 75 92.4 21 17 (B)
      Householder 367 111 30.2 223 29 13.2 73 67 (B) 18 14 (B)
      Related children (18) 71 2 (B) 27 0 (B) 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 87 13 15.0 50 6 (B) 8 8 (B) 3 3 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
221 63 28.7 121 23 19.1 46 41 (B) 18 15 (B)
      Householder 166 54 32.7 96 17 18.1 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
4,403 1,556 35.3 2,499 496 19.8 915 863 94.3 273 245 89.6
      Householder 2,685 1,094 40.8 1,700 376 22.1 695 667 96.0 225 204 90.6
      Other 1,719 462 26.9 799 119 14.9 220 195 88.7 48 41 (B)
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
2,872 1,161 40.4 1,597 369 23.1 807 754 93.5 244 216 88.4
      Householder 2,076 927 44.7 1,281 323 25.2 654 626 95.8 215 194 90.1
      Related children (18) 550 176 32.1 181 31 16.8 114 98 85.7 14 12 (B)
      Other 246 58 23.4 134 16 11.9 39 30 (B) 16 10 (B)
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
1,248 570 45.7 648 176 27.1 458 430 93.9 134 117 87.0
      Householder 921 489 53.1 497 155 31.3 390 374 96.0 114 103 91.1
      Related children (18) 198 50 25.3 77 9 11.4 44 37 (B) 6 4 (B)
      Other 129 31 23.8 74 12 (B) 24 19 (B) 14 9 (B)
In unrelated subfamilies (3) 34 15 (B) 21 7 (B) 11 11 (B) 4 4 (B)
Unrelated individuals (4) 4,069 1,543 37.9 2,810 618 22.0 534 534 100.0 78 78 100.0
      Male 2,108 773 36.7 1,462 314 21.5 270 270 100.0 35 35 (B)
        Householder 1,456 505 34.7 1,030 209 20.3 159 159 100.0 22 22 (B)
      Female 1,961 770 39.3 1,348 304 22.6 264 264 100.0 43 43 (B)
        Householder 1,509 549 36.4 1,063 228 21.4 160 160 100.0 25 25 (B)

Poverty Footnotes

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