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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV24: Reason For Not Working or Reason For Spending Time Out of The Labor Force -- Poverty Status of People Who Did Not Work or Who Spent Time Out of the Labor Force: 2009

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

(Numbers in thousands)

  Did not work last year (16) Worked last year, spent time out of the labor force (16)
Reason Reason
Total Ill or disabled Retired Home or family reasons Could not find work School or other Total Ill or disabled Retired Home or family reasons Could not find work School or other
Hispanic (any race)
All income levels

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
11,702 1,939 2,301 3,195 1,098 3,168 2,833 304 103 573 749 1,104
16 to 17 years 1,431 22 1 43 12 1,353 124 0 0 1 1 121
18 to 64 years 7,966 1,582 514 3,006 1,059 1,804 2,591 287 47 558 728 972
    18 to 24 years 2,192 103 30 434 275 1,349 762 28 1 98 141 495
    25 to 34 years 1,764 200 30 990 278 266 769 81 4 206 249 230
    35 to 54 years 2,812 805 84 1,340 417 166 862 135 13 225 283 205
    55 to 64 years 1,198 473 370 243 89 23 199 42 29 30 55 42
65 years and over 2,305 335 1,786 146 27 11 118 17 56 14 20 11

Male
 
      Total (17)
4,488 950 982 214 720 1,621 1,395 137 73 88 558 539
16 to 17 years 707 15 1 8 8 676 72 0 0 0 1 70
18 to 64 years 2,866 811 216 194 703 942 1,252 130 28 87 544 463
    18 to 24 years 987 55 14 36 193 690 387 9 0 19 108 251
    25 to 34 years 516 117 11 68 179 141 383 35 4 39 199 107
    35 to 54 years 893 408 36 78 272 99 385 60 8 27 203 87
    55 to 64 years 470 231 155 12 59 13 97 26 17 2 35 17
65 years and over 914 124 766 12 10 3 71 7 44 1 12 5

Female
 
      Total (17)
7,214 989 1,319 2,981 379 1,547 1,439 166 30 485 191 565
16 to 17 years 724 7 0 35 4 677 52 0 0 1 0 51
18 to 64 years 5,100 771 298 2,812 357 861 1,339 157 18 471 184 509
    18 to 24 years 1,204 48 16 398 83 659 375 19 1 79 33 244
    25 to 34 years 1,248 83 19 921 99 126 385 46 0 167 50 123
    35 to 54 years 1,919 397 47 1,262 145 67 477 75 5 197 81 118
    55 to 64 years 729 242 215 231 31 10 102 17 12 28 21 25
65 years and over 1,390 210 1,020 134 18 8 47 10 12 13 8 5

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
9,397 1,604 515 3,049 1,071 3,157 2,715 287 47 559 729 1,093
In families (2) 8,317 1,248 444 2,834 862 2,929 2,235 246 41 484 572 892
      Householder 2,088 476 160 1,012 239 202 830 138 22 232 211 227
In families with related children under
      18 years (9)
6,038 654 157 2,364 552 2,311 1,515 171 9 399 324 612
      Householder 1,501 286 49 869 162 134 606 108 2 197 139 160
In families with related children under
      6 years (9)
2,844 257 81 1,547 287 672 806 83 4 278 183 257
      Householder 862 99 23 593 90 57 362 51 2 141 69 99
In married-couple families (11) 5,483 689 321 2,223 490 1,760 1,467 164 30 340 346 588
      Husbands (11) 595 223 118 69 154 31 366 74 16 41 150 85
      Wives (11) 2,472 235 141 1,886 126 84 578 62 8 265 93 149
      Related children (18) 2,001 149 18 144 153 1,536 431 19 2 18 72 319
      Other 415 81 44 123 58 108 93 8 3 16 30 35
In married-couple families with related
    children under 18 years (9)
4,079 367 96 1,854 328 1,435 1,034 102 7 282 222 421
      Husbands (11) 334 120 29 57 105 22 250 40 3 31 110 66
      Wives (11) 1,851 110 19 1,585 82 54 428 49 1 226 58 94
      Related children (18) 1,572 82 14 102 96 1,279 289 8 0 12 32 236
      Other 322 55 34 109 45 79 67 4 3 14 21 24
In married-couple families with related
    children under 6 years (9)
2,020 158 50 1,207 166 440 545 57 3 202 112 171
      Husbands (11) 157 39 10 40 57 11 142 17 3 23 59 40
      Wives (11) 1,148 51 11 1,013 44 30 270 29 0 161 23 56
      Related children (18) 484 30 4 69 39 342 90 7 0 8 17 59
      Other 231 37 26 84 27 57 43 4 0 10 12 17
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
725 154 42 145 112 273 286 26 3 29 127 101
      Householder 201 55 9 14 49 73 106 10 2 4 47 44
      Other 524 99 32 131 62 200 180 16 2 25 80 57
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  18 years (9)
421 73 20 99 50 179 132 17 2 16 41 56
      Householder 109 35 4 10 21 39 51 9 0 1 20 22
      Related children (18) 145 5 2 17 5 117 30 3 0 3 7 18
      Other 167 34 15 72 23 23 51 6 2 12 15 17
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  6 years (9)
140 25 6 58 21 31 71 4 1 10 28 27
      Householder 35 12 1 5 11 5 31 1 0 1 15 14
      Related children (18) 30 1 0 9 2 18 15 1 0 1 7 5
      Other 75 11 4 45 7 8 25 2 1 8 6 8
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
2,109 405 81 467 260 896 481 56 7 115 99 203
      Householder 678 187 40 300 69 83 238 49 6 84 32 68
      Other 1,431 218 41 167 192 813 243 7 1 32 67 135
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  18 years (9)
1,538 213 41 412 174 697 349 51 1 101 61 135
      Householder 537 122 21 272 55 67 202 45 1 75 25 56
      Related children (18) 772 49 4 63 71 585 102 4 0 16 15 68
      Other 229 42 16 77 48 46 44 2 0 10 21 11
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  6 years (9)
683 74 25 282 100 201 189 21 0 66 43 58
      Householder 300 36 12 184 32 36 109 19 0 48 15 27
      Related children (18) 239 17 1 40 36 145 43 0 0 10 10 24
      Other 143 21 12 59 32 20 37 2 0 9 18 8
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
72 6 4 37 6 20 21 5 0 10 1 6
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
1,008 351 67 178 203 209 459 36 6 66 156 196
      Male 530 205 37 30 152 105 273 21 4 19 132 97
        Householder 204 113 17 5 44 25 108 10 4 6 48 40
      Female 478 146 30 149 50 103 187 15 2 47 24 99
        Householder 225 122 23 22 21 37 92 12 2 9 12 56

Poverty Footnotes

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