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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV23: Poverty Status, Work Experience, and Family Earnings for People 16 Years Old and Over: 2010

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2011 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

All races

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
153,141 27,381 17.9 99,250 8,441 8.5 10,666 9,999 93.8 2,608 2,289 87.7
16 to 17 years 1,549 208 13.4 67 22 (B) 115 103 89.0 11 11 (B)
18 to 64 years 143,581 24,268 16.9 95,549 7,944 8.3 10,392 9,746 93.8 2,569 2,254 87.8
    18 to 24 years 18,446 5,529 30.0 6,084 1,368 22.5 2,755 2,639 95.8 378 358 94.7
    25 to 34 years 33,348 6,432 19.3 22,565 2,251 10.0 3,005 2,823 94.0 749 654 87.4
    35 to 44 years 32,373 4,312 13.3 23,676 1,580 6.7 2,245 2,030 90.4 750 630 84.0
    45 to 54 years 34,798 4,330 12.4 25,997 1,679 6.5 1,578 1,467 93.0 514 447 87.0
    55 to 64 years 24,616 3,665 14.9 17,228 1,067 6.2 809 787 97.4 179 166 92.7
65 years and over 8,012 2,905 36.3 3,634 475 13.1 159 150 94.6 28 23 (B)

Male
 
      Total (17)
81,076 13,107 16.2 56,416 4,141 7.3 5,087 4,654 91.5 1,419 1,192 84.0
16 to 17 years 761 81 10.6 37 9 (B) 43 35 (B) 3 3 (B)
18 to 64 years 75,868 11,617 15.3 54,235 3,871 7.1 4,961 4,540 91.5 1,399 1,174 83.9
    18 to 24 years 9,592 2,520 26.3 3,477 643 18.5 1,176 1,103 93.8 159 142 89.3
    25 to 34 years 18,051 3,317 18.4 12,956 1,163 9.0 1,493 1,380 92.4 407 350 86.0
    35 to 44 years 17,341 2,179 12.6 13,776 826 6.0 1,153 996 86.4 443 346 78.1
    45 to 54 years 18,084 2,036 11.3 14,471 792 5.5 765 696 91.0 290 245 84.5
    55 to 64 years 12,799 1,566 12.2 9,555 447 4.7 374 365 97.5 99 90 90.8
65 years and over 4,447 1,409 31.7 2,144 261 12.2 82 79 95.9 17 15 (B)

Female
 
      Total (17)
72,066 14,274 19.8 42,834 4,299 10.0 5,579 5,345 95.8 1,189 1,096 92.2
16 to 17 years 788 127 16.1 29 13 (B) 72 67 (B) 8 8 (B)
18 to 64 years 67,713 12,651 18.7 41,314 4,073 9.9 5,430 5,206 95.9 1,169 1,080 92.4
    18 to 24 years 8,854 3,010 34.0 2,607 725 27.8 1,579 1,535 97.2 218 215 98.6
    25 to 34 years 15,297 3,114 20.4 9,609 1,088 11.3 1,511 1,443 95.5 341 304 89.1
    35 to 44 years 15,032 2,133 14.2 9,900 754 7.6 1,092 1,034 94.6 307 284 92.6
    45 to 54 years 16,714 2,294 13.7 11,525 887 7.7 813 771 94.9 223 202 90.2
    55 to 64 years 11,816 2,099 17.8 7,673 619 8.1 435 423 97.3 80 76 94.9
65 years and over 3,565 1,496 42.0 1,490 214 14.4 76 71 93.2 12 8 (B)

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
145,130 24,476 16.9 95,616 7,966 8.3 10,507 9,849 93.7 2,580 2,266 87.8
In families (2) 112,763 12,848 11.4 73,617 3,931 5.3 6,532 5,872 89.9 1,977 1,663 84.1
      Householder 51,366 7,217 14.0 36,677 2,353 6.4 4,053 3,784 93.4 1,270 1,112 87.6
In families with related
      children under 18 years (9)
60,904 7,730 12.7 38,956 2,434 6.2 5,470 4,832 88.3 1,717 1,414 82.4
      Householder 30,124 5,173 17.2 21,105 1,756 8.3 3,568 3,302 92.5 1,138 984 86.4
In families with related
      children under 6 years (9)
25,938 3,883 15.0 16,881 1,253 7.4 3,222 2,787 86.5 1,064 842 79.1
      Householder 13,404 2,720 20.3 8,989 900 10.0 2,158 1,971 91.3 702 585 83.4
In married-couple families (11) 126,096 8,659 6.9 87,383 2,615 3.0 4,465 3,789 84.8 1,610 1,264 78.5
      Husbands (11) 40,628 2,789 6.9 32,989 1,002 3.0 1,777 1,500 84.4 814 639 78.4
      Wives (11) 34,420 2,371 6.9 21,897 643 2.9 848 759 89.6 187 155 82.7
      Related children (18) 11,572 699 6.0 3,564 115 3.2 287 204 71.1 31 18 (B)
      Other 1,697 166 9.8 957 37 3.8 99 74 74.5 21 13 (B)
      Householder 37,779 2,633 7.0 27,976 819 2.9 1,454 1,252 86.1 557 440 79.0
In married-couple families with
    related children under 18 years (9)
68,120 4,486 6.6 46,577 1,489 3.2 3,595 2,937 81.7 1,359 1,024 75.3
      Husbands (11) 23,010 1,661 7.2 18,968 672 3.5 1,493 1,221 81.8 702 531 75.7
      Wives (11) 17,622 975 5.5 10,395 239 2.3 625 538 86.1 145 114 78.8
      Related children (18) 5,517 332 6.0 1,202 45 3.8 233 160 68.5 22 11 (B)
      Other 1,194 94 7.8 698 19 2.7 76 51 67.0 19 10 (B)
      Householder 20,777 1,425 6.9 15,314 514 3.4 1,167 967 82.8 472 357 75.6
In married-couple families with
    related children under 6 years (9)
30,034 2,422 8.1 20,846 879 4.2 2,257 1,801 79.8 928 681 73.4
      Husbands (11) 10,856 1,003 9.2 8,833 455 5.2 1,007 806 80.1 509 377 74.0
      Wives (11) 7,618 451 5.9 4,239 84 2.0 335 290 86.3 66 51 (B)
      Related children (18) 1,230 102 8.3 415 16 3.9 103 57 55.0 11 6 (B)
      Other 800 67 8.4 490 14 2.9 63 41 (B) 14 6 (B)
      Householder 9,530 798 8.4 6,869 310 4.5 748 607 81.1 327 241 73.7
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
7,671 1,395 18.2 4,890 468 9.6 612 574 93.7 182 165 90.7
      Householder 3,939 829 21.1 2,728 277 10.2 403 390 96.8 117 114 97.2
      Other 3,732 566 15.2 2,163 191 8.8 209 184 87.9 65 51 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
3,250 759 23.4 2,041 255 12.5 478 445 93.0 149 136 91.0
      Householder 2,187 571 26.1 1,502 198 13.2 351 339 96.6 104 102 98.0
      Related children (18) 397 86 21.6 121 14 11.4 40 35 (B) 4 3 (B)
      Other 666 102 15.4 418 44 10.4 88 71 80.7 41 31 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
1,408 382 27.1 868 118 13.6 265 242 91.6 75 66 (B)
      Householder 1,006 331 32.9 650 106 16.3 217 209 96.3 60 58 (B)
      Related children (18) 102 19 18.6 41 4 (B) 10 10 (B) 3 3 (B)
      Other 301 32 10.7 176 8 4.6 38 24 (B) 12 5 (B)
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
16,775 5,427 32.3 9,320 1,666 17.9 2,908 2,761 94.9 742 674 90.8
      Householder 9,648 3,755 38.9 5,973 1,257 21.0 2,196 2,142 97.5 596 559 93.8
      Other 7,127 1,672 23.5 3,347 409 12.2 712 619 86.9 146 114 78.4
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
10,311 3,910 37.9 5,652 1,204 21.3 2,564 2,417 94.3 680 611 89.9
      Householder 7,160 3,177 44.4 4,289 1,044 24.4 2,050 1,996 97.4 563 526 93.4
      Related children (18) 1,868 475 25.4 560 73 13.0 280 233 83.1 24 19 (B)
      Other 1,282 258 20.1 803 86 10.8 234 188 80.5 94 67 71.0
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
4,026 1,878 46.6 2,037 565 27.8 1,448 1,351 93.2 389 337 86.6
      Householder 2,868 1,590 55.4 1,469 484 33.0 1,193 1,155 96.8 315 286 90.8
      Related children (18) 548 128 23.3 205 26 12.6 107 75 70.6 13 9 (B)
      Other 609 159 26.2 362 55 15.2 149 120 80.8 60 41 (B)
In unrelated subfamilies (3) 547 244 44.6 325 85 26.1 147 147 100.0 32 32 (B)
Unrelated individuals (4) 32,088 11,419 35.6 21,686 3,954 18.2 3,850 3,850 100.0 571 571 100.0
      Male 18,138 6,326 34.9 12,342 2,173 17.6 2,096 2,096 100.0 319 319 100.0
        Householder 12,249 3,591 29.3 8,590 1,149 13.4 1,038 1,038 100.0 161 161 100.0
      Female 13,950 5,093 36.5 9,344 1,781 19.1 1,755 1,755 100.0 252 252 100.0
        Householder 9,689 3,045 31.4 6,766 1,103 16.3 949 949 100.0 162 162 100.0

Poverty Footnotes

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