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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 alone

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
125,293 21,216 16.9 80,985 6,383 7.9 7,976 7,438 93.3 1,967 1,714 87.1
16 to 17 years 1,343 164 12.2 52 16 (B) 96 84 87.7 7 7 (B)
18 to 64 years 116,920 18,486 15.8 77,798 5,966 7.7 7,765 7,245 93.3 1,943 1,693 87.1
    18 to 24 years 14,943 4,262 28.5 4,933 1,064 21.6 2,076 1,979 95.3 274 254 92.7
    25 to 34 years 26,517 4,694 17.7 18,052 1,667 9.2 2,174 2,032 93.4 557 485 87.0
    35 to 44 years 25,822 3,248 12.6 18,801 1,154 6.1 1,727 1,543 89.4 589 486 82.6
    45 to 54 years 28,685 3,308 11.5 21,447 1,275 5.9 1,193 1,112 93.2 400 355 88.7
    55 to 64 years 20,954 2,973 14.2 14,564 806 5.5 594 579 97.3 121 112 92.2
65 years and over 7,030 2,567 36.5 3,135 402 12.8 115 109 94.4 18 14 (B)

Male
 
      Total (17)
67,578 10,507 15.5 47,163 3,272 6.9 4,073 3,713 91.2 1,172 982 83.8
16 to 17 years 667 65 9.7 31 7 (B) 38 30 (B) 3 3 (B)
18 to 64 years 62,956 9,182 14.6 45,247 3,041 6.7 3,978 3,629 91.2 1,158 970 83.8
    18 to 24 years 7,848 1,976 25.2 2,889 512 17.7 934 876 93.8 135 118 87.4
    25 to 34 years 14,657 2,562 17.5 10,613 897 8.5 1,198 1,104 92.1 336 290 86.1
    35 to 44 years 14,181 1,751 12.3 11,258 645 5.7 970 829 85.5 372 288 77.3
    45 to 54 years 15,182 1,615 10.6 12,227 637 5.2 601 554 92.3 245 214 87.4
    55 to 64 years 11,087 1,279 11.5 8,260 349 4.2 275 266 96.7 69 60 (B)
65 years and over 3,955 1,260 31.9 1,885 224 11.9 57 54 (B) 11 9 (B)

Female
 
      Total (17)
57,715 10,710 18.6 33,821 3,111 9.2 3,902 3,724 95.4 796 732 92.0
16 to 17 years 676 99 14.6 21 9 (B) 58 54 (B) 4 4 (B)
18 to 64 years 53,965 9,304 17.2 32,551 2,925 9.0 3,787 3,616 95.5 785 723 92.1
    18 to 24 years 7,094 2,287 32.2 2,044 552 27.0 1,142 1,104 96.6 139 136 97.7
    25 to 34 years 11,860 2,132 18.0 7,439 769 10.3 976 928 95.1 221 195 88.4
    35 to 44 years 11,640 1,497 12.9 7,544 509 6.7 757 715 94.3 217 199 91.7
    45 to 54 years 13,502 1,693 12.5 9,220 638 6.9 592 558 94.2 155 141 90.6
    55 to 64 years 9,867 1,694 17.2 6,304 457 7.2 319 312 97.9 53 52 (B)
65 years and over 3,074 1,307 42.5 1,250 178 14.2 58 54 (B) 7 5 (B)

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
118,264 18,650 15.8 77,850 5,982 7.7 7,861 7,329 93.2 1,950 1,700 87.2
In families (2) 92,095 9,507 10.3 60,001 2,870 4.8 4,731 4,200 88.8 1,468 1,218 83.0
      Householder 41,596 5,149 12.4 29,790 1,651 5.5 2,800 2,589 92.5 893 778 87.2
In families with related
      children under 18 years (9)
49,176 5,531 11.2 31,369 1,731 5.5 3,911 3,397 86.9 1,253 1,014 80.9
      Householder 23,846 3,565 15.0 16,773 1,203 7.2 2,427 2,220 91.4 785 674 85.8
In families with related
      children under 6 years (9)
20,751 2,754 13.3 13,628 897 6.6 2,305 1,955 84.8 782 601 76.8
      Householder 10,543 1,850 17.5 7,166 619 8.6 1,453 1,308 90.0 482 395 81.9
In married-couple families (11) 107,446 7,206 6.7 74,008 2,145 2.9 3,670 3,104 84.6 1,313 1,024 78.0
      Husbands (11) 34,858 2,345 6.7 28,313 825 2.9 1,487 1,259 84.6 678 533 78.6
      Wives (11) 29,295 1,972 6.7 18,400 534 2.9 662 587 88.6 144 118 81.4
      Related children (18) 9,766 565 5.8 2,831 97 3.4 245 172 70.3 29 16 (B)
      Other 1,259 121 9.6 716 28 3.8 77 58 74.8 18 9 (B)
      Householder 32,267 2,203 6.8 23,749 662 2.8 1,198 1,029 85.8 444 348 78.4
In married-couple families with
    related children under 18 years (9)
57,311 3,666 6.4 38,819 1,199 3.1 2,954 2,402 81.3 1,101 821 74.6
      Husbands (11) 19,460 1,380 7.1 16,074 551 3.4 1,247 1,021 81.9 584 442 75.7
      Wives (11) 14,773 770 5.2 8,522 190 2.2 482 408 84.6 108 83 76.8
      Related children (18) 4,703 271 5.8 940 38 4.0 200 135 67.4 22 11 (B)
      Other 889 71 8.0 515 12 2.4 65 46 (B) 15 7 (B)
      Householder 17,487 1,174 6.7 12,769 408 3.2 960 793 82.5 372 278 74.8
In married-couple families with
    related children under 6 years (9)
25,108 1,972 7.9 17,365 695 4.0 1,860 1,478 79.5 757 545 72.0
      Husbands (11) 9,158 835 9.1 7,489 373 5.0 841 676 80.4 426 314 73.8
      Wives (11) 6,376 347 5.4 3,463 62 1.8 256 216 84.6 49 35 (B)
      Related children (18) 990 89 9.0 327 14 4.4 92 52 55.9 11 6 (B)
      Other 593 48 8.1 364 8 2.1 54 36 (B) 11 3 (B)
      Householder 7,991 653 8.2 5,723 239 4.2 617 499 80.8 260 187 71.9
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
5,828 1,038 17.8 3,656 353 9.6 441 415 94.2 134 124 92.0
      Householder 3,057 619 20.2 2,141 214 10.0 292 283 96.7 91 89 98.7
      Other 2,771 420 15.2 1,515 138 9.1 149 133 89.2 44 34 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
2,541 579 22.8 1,599 200 12.5 343 322 93.9 111 104 93.5
      Householder 1,732 434 25.1 1,207 156 12.9 255 246 96.6 80 80 100.0
      Related children (18) 309 66 21.4 81 10 12.9 30 27 (B) 3 1 (B)
      Other 500 79 15.7 311 34 10.9 58 50 (B) 28 22 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
1,069 293 27.4 666 93 13.9 194 179 92.6 54 48 (B)
      Householder 783 250 31.9 519 86 16.6 159 153 96.2 46 46 (B)
      Related children (18) 65 17 (B) 20 2 (B) 8 8 (B) 1 1 (B)
      Other 221 26 11.9 127 4 3.5 26 18 (B) 6 1 (B)
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
11,088 3,465 31.3 6,086 1,035 17.0 1,818 1,709 94.0 464 418 90.0
      Householder 6,273 2,328 37.1 3,901 775 19.9 1,309 1,278 97.6 358 341 95.2
      Other 4,816 1,137 23.6 2,184 259 11.9 509 432 84.8 106 77 72.5
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
6,810 2,460 36.1 3,720 739 19.9 1,574 1,465 93.1 414 367 88.7
      Householder 4,628 1,956 42.3 2,798 640 22.9 1,212 1,181 97.4 332 315 94.8
      Related children (18) 1,303 326 25.0 385 45 11.7 190 152 80.0 13 8 (B)
      Other 880 177 20.1 537 54 10.1 171 132 77.0 69 44 (B)
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
2,565 1,143 44.5 1,320 348 26.4 869 796 91.6 232 195 84.0
      Householder 1,769 947 53.6 924 294 31.8 677 656 96.9 176 162 91.9
      Related children (18) 366 86 23.6 138 16 11.4 81 54 66.4 7 3 (B)
      Other 430 109 25.3 258 38 14.9 111 87 77.8 50 30 (B)
In unrelated subfamilies (3) 422 203 48.1 240 69 28.7 122 122 100.0 24 24 (B)
Unrelated individuals (4) 25,976 8,965 34.5 17,618 3,045 17.3 3,022 3,022 100.0 458 458 100.0
      Male 14,890 4,995 33.5 10,206 1,691 16.6 1,654 1,654 100.0 265 265 100.0
        Householder 10,112 2,812 27.8 7,126 866 12.2 807 807 100.0 126 126 100.0
      Female 11,086 3,971 35.8 7,412 1,354 18.3 1,368 1,368 100.0 193 193 100.0
        Householder 7,501 2,235 29.8 5,264 786 14.9 683 683 100.0 114 114 100.0

Poverty Footnotes

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