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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
Asian A.O.I.C.
Below 130% of poverty

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
1,241 142 309 244 94 452 198 11 4 45 29 109
16 to 17 years 87 0 0 9 2 76 4 0 0 0 0 4
18 to 64 years 863 112 67 225 87 372 192 11 3 45 29 104
    18 to 24 years 240 3 6 27 15 189 76 3 0 5 14 54
    25 to 34 years 203 4 10 63 13 114 54 0 0 14 3 37
    35 to 54 years 286 58 18 111 44 55 52 7 0 22 11 12
    55 to 64 years 134 47 34 24 15 15 10 1 3 4 2 1
65 years and over 291 30 242 11 5 3 3 0 2 0 0 0

Male
 
      Total (17)
516 57 131 30 55 243 94 8 0 13 12 62
16 to 17 years 22 0 0 0 0 22 2 0 0 0 0 2
18 to 64 years 381 53 27 30 52 220 92 8 0 13 12 60
    18 to 24 years 130 2 4 6 10 107 33 2 0 2 2 27
    25 to 34 years 94 1 4 6 4 79 32 0 0 7 2 24
    35 to 54 years 106 31 6 16 26 28 21 6 0 0 6 8
    55 to 64 years 51 19 12 3 11 7 6 0 0 4 2 0
65 years and over 113 4 104 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

Female
 
      Total (17)
725 85 179 214 39 209 104 3 4 32 17 47
16 to 17 years 65 0 0 8 2 55 2 0 0 0 0 2
18 to 64 years 482 59 40 195 36 152 100 3 3 32 17 44
    18 to 24 years 110 0 1 21 5 82 43 1 0 3 12 27
    25 to 34 years 109 3 5 57 8 35 21 0 0 7 1 13
    35 to 54 years 179 27 12 96 18 27 31 1 0 22 4 4
    55 to 64 years 83 29 22 21 4 8 5 1 3 0 0 1
65 years and over 179 26 138 11 2 2 2 0 2 0 0 0

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
950 112 67 233 89 449 196 11 3 45 29 108
In families (2) 641 73 53 218 68 229 118 7 2 37 27 44
      Householder 204 31 20 73 39 41 49 6 2 12 11 17
In families with related children under
      18 years (9)
447 39 18 181 39 170 89 6 0 34 17 32
      Householder 138 17 5 67 23 27 41 6 0 12 10 13
In families with related children under
      6 years (9)
206 19 4 112 16 55 51 2 0 18 14 17
      Householder 74 3 0 44 8 19 24 2 0 6 7 8
In married-couple families (11) 437 50 37 170 52 129 83 7 2 27 17 31
      Husbands (11) 96 25 12 8 24 25 27 5 0 3 6 14
      Wives (11) 205 18 14 138 15 20 36 0 2 20 9 5
      Related children (18) 90 3 0 16 9 62 18 2 0 2 2 12
      Other 47 4 10 8 4 21 2 0 0 2 0 0
In married-couple families with related
    children under 18 years (9)
314 25 15 146 30 99 67 5 0 27 12 23
      Husbands (11) 54 14 4 8 14 14 25 5 0 3 6 12
      Wives (11) 146 6 2 118 7 12 29 0 0 20 6 3
      Related children (18) 77 2 0 14 5 55 10 0 0 2 0 8
      Other 38 3 8 5 4 18 2 0 0 2 0 0
In married-couple families with related
    children under 6 years (9)
170 14 3 97 14 41 41 2 0 15 10 14
      Husbands (11) 29 7 0 7 3 11 17 2 0 3 3 10
      Wives (11) 92 3 0 77 4 8 18 0 0 9 6 3
      Related children (18) 26 0 0 11 3 12 3 0 0 2 0 2
      Other 22 3 3 2 4 10 2 0 0 2 0 0
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
84 6 8 24 7 40 9 0 0 2 4 3
      Householder 23 3 1 4 4 11 3 0 0 1 0 2
      Other 62 4 7 20 3 28 7 0 0 1 4 1
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  18 years (9)
42 5 1 13 2 22 5 0 0 1 4 0
      Householder 13 3 0 2 2 6 1 0 0 1 0 0
      Related children (18) 15 0 0 1 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0
      Other 14 2 1 9 0 2 4 0 0 0 4 0
In families with male householder, no
wife present with related children under
  6 years (9)
17 0 1 7 0 9 4 0 0 0 4 0
      Householder 6 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
      Related children (18) 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
      Other 8 0 1 6 0 2 4 0 0 0 4 0
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
120 17 8 24 9 60 25 1 0 8 6 10
      Householder 50 9 6 18 8 10 14 1 0 6 1 6
      Other 69 9 2 7 1 50 12 0 0 2 6 4
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  18 years (9)
91 8 3 23 8 49 17 1 0 6 1 10
      Householder 36 4 1 16 7 8 14 1 0 6 1 6
      Related children (18) 41 0 0 2 1 38 3 0 0 0 0 3
      Other 13 4 2 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
In families with female householder, no
husband present with related children under
  6 years (9)
19 4 0 7 2 5 6 1 0 2 0 3
      Householder 11 0 0 7 1 3 6 1 0 2 0 3
      Related children (18) 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
      Other 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
7 0 0 3 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
302 38 14 12 20 217 78 4 0 8 2 64
      Male 172 14 6 7 13 131 37 1 0 4 0 31
        Householder 91 10 6 5 11 60 19 0 0 0 0 19
      Female 130 24 8 5 7 85 41 2 0 3 2 32
        Householder 64 17 3 1 4 40 15 2 0 3 0 10

Poverty Footnotes

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