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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

Black A.O.I.C.

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
17,689 4,617 26.1 11,382 1,555 13.7 2,065 1,980 95.9 477 428 89.7
16 to 17 years 156 32 20.2 13 6 (B) 14 14 (B) 4 4 (B)
18 to 64 years 16,906 4,351 25.7 11,058 1,503 13.6 2,014 1,931 95.8 465 417 89.8
    18 to 24 years 2,448 995 40.6 828 253 30.5 551 538 97.7 90 90 100.0
    25 to 34 years 4,332 1,290 29.8 2,796 439 15.7 642 615 95.8 145 126 87.1
    35 to 44 years 3,937 765 19.4 2,915 304 10.4 372 354 94.9 109 95 87.5
    45 to 54 years 3,918 776 19.8 2,881 306 10.6 288 268 93.1 79 67 85.0
    55 to 64 years 2,271 525 23.1 1,638 201 12.2 161 156 96.8 42 39 (B)
65 years and over 627 234 37.4 311 46 14.9 37 36 (B) 8 6 (B)

Male
 
      Total (17)
8,147 1,826 22.4 5,353 588 11.0 736 689 93.6 152 129 84.8
16 to 17 years 72 8 (B) 4 2 (B) 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X)
18 to 64 years 7,784 1,717 22.1 5,209 570 10.9 714 666 93.4 148 125 84.4
    18 to 24 years 1,175 410 34.9 390 100 25.6 198 187 94.2 22 22 (B)
    25 to 34 years 2,038 508 25.0 1,372 173 12.6 204 193 94.7 39 32 (B)
    35 to 44 years 1,789 286 16.0 1,383 118 8.6 123 112 91.1 43 34 (B)
    45 to 54 years 1,784 306 17.1 1,327 110 8.3 111 97 87.1 22 16 (B)
    55 to 64 years 999 207 20.7 738 68 9.3 78 78 100.0 21 21 (B)
65 years and over 290 101 34.8 139 16 11.6 22 22 (B) 4 4 (B)

Female
 
      Total (17)
9,542 2,791 29.2 6,029 967 16.0 1,329 1,291 97.2 325 299 92.0
16 to 17 years 83 24 28.5 8 4 (B) 13 13 (B) 4 4 (B)
18 to 64 years 9,122 2,633 28.9 5,849 933 15.9 1,301 1,264 97.2 316 292 92.3
    18 to 24 years 1,273 585 45.9 438 153 34.9 353 351 99.6 68 68 (B)
    25 to 34 years 2,294 782 34.1 1,424 266 18.7 438 422 96.3 106 95 89.7
    35 to 44 years 2,148 478 22.3 1,532 185 12.1 250 242 96.8 65 61 (B)
    45 to 54 years 2,134 470 22.0 1,554 196 12.6 177 172 96.8 57 51 (B)
    55 to 64 years 1,272 318 25.0 901 132 14.7 83 78 93.7 21 17 (B)
65 years and over 337 133 39.6 172 30 17.5 16 14 (B) 4 3 (B)

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
17,062 4,382 25.7 11,071 1,509 13.6 2,028 1,944 95.9 469 421 89.9
In families (2) 12,702 2,589 20.4 8,128 811 10.0 1,379 1,294 93.8 374 326 87.3
      Householder 6,283 1,638 26.1 4,266 544 12.8 995 954 95.8 287 252 87.6
In families with related
      children under 18 years (9)
7,309 1,743 23.8 4,523 545 12.0 1,217 1,136 93.3 347 302 86.8
      Householder 4,153 1,301 31.3 2,730 435 15.9 917 876 95.5 272 236 86.9
In families with related
      children under 6 years (9)
3,189 904 28.4 1,863 267 14.3 715 663 92.7 210 180 85.6
      Householder 1,893 709 37.4 1,130 218 19.3 570 539 94.5 174 147 84.7
In married-couple families (11) 9,737 861 8.8 6,879 238 3.5 429 357 83.1 135 95 70.2
      Husbands (11) 3,001 239 8.0 2,355 81 3.4 151 120 79.5 61 42 (B)
      Wives (11) 2,685 241 9.0 1,887 64 3.4 108 100 92.6 24 19 (B)
      Related children (18) 1,034 105 10.1 423 15 3.5 30 21 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 164 35 21.4 75 6 7.4 11 7 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Householder 2,853 241 8.5 2,137 72 3.4 129 108 84.0 50 34 (B)
In married-couple families with
    related children under 18 years (9)
5,554 471 8.5 3,842 133 3.4 354 286 80.7 120 81 67.9
      Husbands (11) 1,790 147 8.2 1,395 50 3.6 131 101 77.6 53 36 (B)
      Wives (11) 1,495 127 8.5 1,002 28 2.8 90 82 91.1 22 17 (B)
      Related children (18) 499 47 9.4 156 7 4.6 24 17 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 112 16 14.4 55 3 (B) 4 0 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Householder 1,659 134 8.1 1,234 44 3.6 106 86 80.6 45 28 (B)
In married-couple families with
    related children under 6 years (9)
2,475 248 10.0 1,663 84 5.0 219 173 79.1 84 61 71.8
      Husbands (11) 863 96 11.1 647 39 6.0 96 74 77.4 43 30 (B)
      Wives (11) 641 56 8.7 399 9 2.2 45 43 (B) 8 7 (B)
      Related children (18) 149 13 8.6 42 1 (B) 10 5 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 60 13 (B) 27 3 (B) 2 0 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Householder 762 70 9.2 549 32 5.8 66 51 (B) 34 24 (B)
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
1,123 267 23.7 751 93 12.4 126 118 93.3 40 36 (B)
      Householder 578 156 27.1 381 50 13.0 87 84 96.2 24 22 (B)
      Other 545 110 20.2 369 43 11.8 39 34 (B) 16 13 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
455 142 31.3 288 48 16.7 108 99 92.1 35 30 (B)
      Householder 324 108 33.2 212 36 16.9 78 75 95.7 22 20 (B)
      Related children (18) 71 13 (B) 35 3 (B) 6 5 (B) 2 2 (B)
      Other 60 22 (B) 40 9 (B) 24 20 (B) 11 9 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
225 71 31.7 135 19 14.1 57 53 (B) 17 15 (B)
      Householder 167 64 38.2 96 14 14.2 48 46 (B) 12 10 (B)
      Related children (18) 30 2 (B) 18 2 (B) 2 2 (B) 2 2 (B)
      Other 27 6 (B) 20 4 (B) 8 6 (B) 4 4 (B)
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
4,694 1,702 36.3 2,636 552 20.9 952 928 97.4 248 229 92.3
      Householder 2,852 1,240 43.5 1,747 423 24.2 779 761 97.7 213 196 91.8
      Other 1,842 462 25.1 889 130 14.6 173 166 96.0 35 33 (B)
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
2,959 1,263 42.7 1,627 409 25.1 861 837 97.1 237 218 92.0
      Householder 2,171 1,059 48.8 1,285 355 27.6 733 715 97.6 206 188 91.5
      Related children (18) 494 135 27.3 149 25 17.0 81 75 93.4 11 11 (B)
      Other 294 69 23.6 193 28 14.5 48 46 (B) 21 19 (B)
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
1,250 655 52.4 614 195 31.8 504 488 96.7 142 127 89.8
      Householder 965 575 59.6 485 173 35.6 457 442 96.8 128 114 88.7
      Related children (18) 152 38 25.1 57 10 (B) 22 20 (B) 6 6 (B)
      Other 133 42 31.6 72 13 (B) 26 26 (B) 7 7 (B)
In unrelated subfamilies (3) 88 25 28.1 63 10 (B) 14 14 (B) 6 6 (B)
Unrelated individuals (4) 4,293 1,773 41.3 2,882 690 23.9 639 639 100.0 89 89 100.0
      Male 2,249 955 42.5 1,480 354 23.9 368 368 100.0 44 44 (B)
        Householder 1,510 576 38.2 1,034 218 21.1 203 203 100.0 29 29 (B)
      Female 2,045 819 40.0 1,402 335 23.9 271 271 100.0 45 45 (B)
        Householder 1,650 629 38.1 1,145 261 22.8 205 205 100.0 39 39 (B)

Poverty Footnotes

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