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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

White A.O.I.C.

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
127,163 21,642 17.0 82,062 6,505 7.9 8,121 7,573 93.3 1,996 1,739 87.1
16 to 17 years 1,371 174 12.7 54 16 (B) 97 85 87.8 7 7 (B)
18 to 64 years 118,699 18,870 15.9 78,853 6,084 7.7 7,902 7,373 93.3 1,969 1,715 87.1
    18 to 24 years 15,317 4,369 28.5 5,021 1,077 21.5 2,124 2,025 95.3 277 256 92.7
    25 to 34 years 27,025 4,829 17.9 18,379 1,719 9.4 2,232 2,088 93.5 574 500 87.1
    35 to 44 years 26,190 3,296 12.6 19,079 1,179 6.2 1,740 1,552 89.2 593 490 82.6
    45 to 54 years 29,021 3,370 11.6 21,675 1,292 6.0 1,205 1,123 93.2 404 357 88.4
    55 to 64 years 21,146 3,007 14.2 14,700 817 5.6 601 585 97.4 121 112 92.2
65 years and over 7,093 2,597 36.6 3,155 405 12.8 122 115 94.7 20 16 (B)

Male
 
      Total (17)
68,542 10,718 15.6 47,747 3,335 7.0 4,141 3,776 91.2 1,189 996 83.7
16 to 17 years 687 71 10.4 33 7 (B) 39 31 (B) 3 3 (B)
18 to 64 years 63,867 9,377 14.7 45,814 3,102 6.8 4,041 3,687 91.2 1,174 982 83.6
    18 to 24 years 8,051 2,025 25.2 2,940 520 17.7 952 893 93.9 135 118 87.4
    25 to 34 years 14,902 2,641 17.7 10,772 929 8.6 1,230 1,134 92.2 349 300 86.1
    35 to 44 years 14,386 1,784 12.4 11,417 661 5.8 977 834 85.4 374 289 77.2
    45 to 54 years 15,345 1,635 10.7 12,351 641 5.2 605 557 92.1 247 214 86.9
    55 to 64 years 11,182 1,292 11.6 8,333 351 4.2 278 269 96.7 69 60 (B)
65 years and over 3,988 1,270 31.8 1,901 226 11.9 61 58 (B) 13 11 (B)

Female
 
      Total (17)
58,622 10,924 18.6 34,315 3,170 9.2 3,979 3,797 95.4 807 743 92.1
16 to 17 years 684 103 15.1 21 9 (B) 58 54 (B) 4 4 (B)
18 to 64 years 54,833 9,493 17.3 33,040 2,982 9.0 3,861 3,685 95.5 796 734 92.2
    18 to 24 years 7,265 2,344 32.3 2,081 557 26.8 1,173 1,132 96.5 142 138 97.8
    25 to 34 years 12,123 2,187 18.0 7,607 790 10.4 1,002 954 95.2 226 200 88.7
    35 to 44 years 11,804 1,512 12.8 7,661 518 6.8 762 717 94.1 219 201 91.8
    45 to 54 years 13,676 1,735 12.7 9,325 651 7.0 601 566 94.3 157 143 90.8
    55 to 64 years 9,965 1,715 17.2 6,366 466 7.3 323 316 97.9 53 52 (B)
65 years and over 3,105 1,328 42.8 1,254 179 14.3 61 58 (B) 7 5 (B)

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
120,071 19,044 15.9 78,907 6,100 7.7 7,999 7,458 93.2 1,976 1,723 87.2
In families (2) 93,490 9,725 10.4 60,793 2,925 4.8 4,821 4,279 88.8 1,490 1,236 83.0
      Householder 42,241 5,278 12.5 30,201 1,685 5.6 2,865 2,650 92.5 904 789 87.3
In families with related
      children under 18 years (9)
49,998 5,668 11.3 31,847 1,768 5.6 3,992 3,468 86.9 1,275 1,032 80.9
      Householder 24,272 3,665 15.1 17,044 1,231 7.2 2,485 2,274 91.5 797 685 85.9
In families with related
      children under 6 years (9)
21,115 2,827 13.4 13,839 921 6.7 2,368 2,008 84.8 804 619 77.0
      Householder 10,745 1,908 17.8 7,280 636 8.7 1,500 1,351 90.1 494 406 82.2
In married-couple families (11) 108,839 7,310 6.7 74,882 2,166 2.9 3,724 3,148 84.5 1,329 1,035 77.9
      Husbands (11) 35,243 2,384 6.8 28,617 835 2.9 1,510 1,277 84.6 689 540 78.3
      Wives (11) 29,617 1,987 6.7 18,600 536 2.9 670 592 88.3 145 118 81.5
      Related children (18) 10,011 581 5.8 2,896 97 3.4 248 176 70.7 29 16 (B)
      Other 1,284 121 9.4 731 28 3.8 77 58 74.8 18 9 (B)
      Householder 32,683 2,237 6.8 24,038 670 2.8 1,218 1,046 85.8 449 352 78.5
In married-couple families with
    related children under 18 years (9)
58,113 3,713 6.4 39,349 1,211 3.1 2,992 2,430 81.2 1,117 832 74.5
      Husbands (11) 19,699 1,399 7.1 16,273 558 3.4 1,264 1,035 81.9 594 448 75.4
      Wives (11) 14,955 775 5.2 8,635 190 2.2 487 410 84.3 108 83 76.8
      Related children (18) 4,820 278 5.8 965 38 3.9 202 137 67.8 22 11 (B)
      Other 910 71 7.8 528 12 2.3 65 46 (B) 15 7 (B)
      Householder 17,729 1,190 6.7 12,948 412 3.2 973 802 82.5 377 283 74.9
In married-couple families with
    related children under 6 years (9)
25,486 2,003 7.9 17,613 706 4.0 1,893 1,503 79.4 772 555 71.9
      Husbands (11) 9,278 846 9.1 7,588 379 5.0 855 686 80.3 436 321 73.6
      Wives (11) 6,467 351 5.4 3,514 62 1.8 260 218 84.0 49 35 (B)
      Related children (18) 1,016 91 9.0 332 14 4.3 94 54 56.8 11 6 (B)
      Other 610 48 7.8 375 8 2.0 54 36 (B) 11 3 (B)
      Householder 8,114 666 8.2 5,804 243 4.2 630 508 80.8 265 191 72.1
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
5,947 1,069 18.0 3,718 361 9.7 461 435 94.4 139 129 92.3
      Householder 3,129 642 20.5 2,180 221 10.1 309 300 96.9 94 93 98.8
      Other 2,818 426 15.1 1,538 140 9.1 152 136 89.4 45 36 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
2,617 606 23.1 1,638 208 12.7 363 342 94.2 116 109 93.8
      Householder 1,788 458 25.6 1,234 162 13.2 272 263 96.9 84 84 100.0
      Related children (18) 320 70 21.8 85 12 14.2 33 30 (B) 4 3 (B)
      Other 510 79 15.4 318 34 10.6 58 50 (B) 28 22 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
1,102 310 28.1 678 98 14.5 207 192 93.1 59 54 (B)
      Householder 808 264 32.7 526 90 17.1 171 165 96.5 50 50 (B)
      Related children (18) 69 19 (B) 24 4 (B) 10 10 (B) 3 3 (B)
      Other 225 26 11.7 129 4 3.4 26 18 (B) 6 1 (B)
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
11,388 3,584 31.5 6,231 1,069 17.2 1,854 1,741 93.9 471 424 90.1
      Householder 6,429 2,399 37.3 3,982 794 19.9 1,337 1,305 97.6 362 344 95.2
      Other 4,959 1,185 23.9 2,249 275 12.2 517 437 84.5 109 80 73.3
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
6,997 2,539 36.3 3,808 761 20.0 1,610 1,497 93.0 420 373 88.9
      Householder 4,754 2,017 42.4 2,862 656 22.9 1,241 1,208 97.4 336 318 94.8
      Related children (18) 1,342 341 25.4 395 47 12.0 191 153 80.0 13 8 (B)
      Other 901 182 20.1 551 57 10.4 178 136 76.6 72 47 (B)
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
2,642 1,181 44.7 1,353 360 26.6 898 822 91.5 239 201 84.4
      Householder 1,823 977 53.6 950 303 31.9 699 677 96.8 179 165 92.1
      Related children (18) 380 90 23.7 140 16 11.2 81 54 66.4 7 3 (B)
      Other 439 113 25.8 263 41 15.8 118 91 77.1 53 33 (B)
In unrelated subfamilies (3) 428 208 48.6 241 69 28.8 127 127 100.0 24 24 (B)
Unrelated individuals (4) 26,394 9,139 34.6 17,885 3,109 17.4 3,065 3,065 100.0 462 462 100.0
      Male 15,104 5,092 33.7 10,338 1,723 16.7 1,670 1,670 100.0 265 265 100.0
        Householder 10,237 2,860 27.9 7,209 881 12.2 814 814 100.0 126 126 100.0
      Female 11,290 4,046 35.8 7,547 1,386 18.4 1,395 1,395 100.0 197 197 100.0
        Householder 7,658 2,288 29.9 5,372 809 15.1 701 701 100.0 118 118 100.0

Poverty Footnotes

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