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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

Asian alone

Both Sexes
 
      Total (17)
7,272 890 12.2 5,146 303 5.9 364 343 94.1 108 98 90.7
16 to 17 years 22 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 1 (B) 0 0 (X)
18 to 64 years 6,987 823 11.8 4,994 282 5.6 360 339 94.3 107 97 90.7
    18 to 24 years 618 147 23.8 199 29 14.5 61 60 (B) 8 8 (B)
    25 to 34 years 1,720 229 13.3 1,232 69 5.6 99 92 92.7 26 25 (B)
    35 to 44 years 1,973 184 9.4 1,497 72 4.8 93 89 95.4 37 35 (B)
    45 to 54 years 1,631 148 9.1 1,278 71 5.5 65 58 (B) 26 19 (B)
    55 to 64 years 1,045 114 10.9 787 41 5.2 42 41 (B) 10 10 (B)
65 years and over 262 66 25.0 153 21 13.7 2 2 (B) 0 0 (B)

Male
 
      Total (17)
3,822 435 11.4 2,921 180 6.2 164 150 91.0 65 57 (B)
16 to 17 years 8 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X)
18 to 64 years 3,658 401 11.0 2,822 163 5.8 162 147 90.9 65 56 (B)
    18 to 24 years 334 75 22.4 115 16 14.0 23 22 (B) 2 2 (B)
    25 to 34 years 933 117 12.5 710 45 6.3 48 42 (B) 17 17 (B)
    35 to 44 years 1,023 82 8.1 866 42 4.8 35 33 (B) 19 17 (B)
    45 to 54 years 843 74 8.7 712 37 5.2 38 33 (B) 19 13 (B)
    55 to 64 years 524 54 10.2 420 23 5.4 17 17 (B) 7 7 (B)
65 years and over 156 33 21.1 99 17 17.3 1 1 (B) 0 0 (B)

Female
 
      Total (17)
3,450 454 13.2 2,226 123 5.5 199 193 96.7 42 41 (B)
16 to 17 years 15 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X)
18 to 64 years 3,329 422 12.7 2,172 119 5.5 198 192 97.2 42 41 (B)
    18 to 24 years 284 72 25.4 84 13 15.2 38 38 (B) 6 6 (B)
    25 to 34 years 788 113 14.3 522 24 4.7 51 49 (B) 8 8 (B)
    35 to 44 years 949 102 10.8 631 30 4.8 58 55 (B) 18 18 (B)
    45 to 54 years 788 75 9.5 567 34 5.9 26 25 (B) 7 6 (B)
    55 to 64 years 521 60 11.6 367 18 4.9 25 25 (B) 3 3 (B)
65 years and over 106 33 30.7 54 4 (B) 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X)

Household Relationship (17)
 
      People 16 to 64 years old (17)
7,010 824 11.8 4,994 282 5.6 362 341 94.1 107 97 90.7
In families (2) 5,800 415 7.1 4,180 155 3.7 237 215 91.0 88 78 88.6
      Householder 2,494 222 8.9 1,973 97 4.9 126 118 93.3 57 51 (B)
In families with related
      children under 18 years (9)
3,137 231 7.4 2,273 91 4.0 179 158 88.1 70 60 (B)
      Householder 1,457 136 9.3 1,157 63 5.5 102 94 91.7 48 43 (B)
In families with related
      children under 6 years (9)
1,402 114 8.1 1,036 53 5.2 97 82 84.4 42 36 (B)
      Householder 650 66 10.2 505 36 7.2 54 49 (B) 26 24 (B)
In married-couple families (11) 6,741 399 5.9 5,076 177 3.5 249 228 91.6 118 108 91.3
      Husbands (11) 2,110 138 6.6 1,806 75 4.2 91 80 88.4 51 45 (B)
      Wives (11) 1,885 112 5.9 1,265 30 2.4 58 56 (B) 17 17 (B)
      Related children (18) 515 16 3.1 232 3 1.2 9 8 (B) 2 2 (B)
      Other 216 8 3.6 134 2 1.7 8 8 (B) 2 2 (B)
      Householder 2,015 126 6.2 1,640 66 4.0 83 76 91.1 47 43 (B)
In married-couple families with
    related children under 18 years (9)
3,952 241 6.1 3,007 119 3.9 190 169 88.9 96 85 89.3
      Husbands (11) 1,332 89 6.7 1,147 52 4.6 74 64 (B) 42 36 (B)
      Wives (11) 1,059 64 6.0 686 18 2.6 40 39 (B) 14 14 (B)
      Related children (18) 184 6 3.1 69 0 (B) 6 5 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 145 4 3.0 101 2 2.2 4 4 (B) 2 2 (B)
      Householder 1,232 79 6.4 1,005 46 4.5 66 58 (B) 38 34 (B)
In married-couple families with
    related children under 6 years (9)
1,823 138 7.6 1,397 73 5.2 113 97 85.7 57 51 (B)
      Husbands (11) 621 48 7.7 529 31 5.9 42 33 (B) 25 21 (B)
      Wives (11) 466 38 8.1 298 11 3.8 27 25 (B) 9 9 (B)
      Related children (18) 54 0 (B) 33 0 (B) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 105 4 4.2 77 2 2.9 4 4 (B) 2 2 (B)
      Householder 577 48 8.2 460 28 6.1 39 34 (B) 21 20 (B)
In families with male householder,
    no wife present
505 51 10.1 356 18 5.0 22 18 (B) 5 3 (B)
      Householder 191 28 14.5 137 9 6.7 4 4 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 314 23 7.4 219 9 4.0 17 13 (B) 5 3 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
146 11 7.8 96 3 2.6 11 7 (B) 2 0 (B)
      Householder 58 6 (B) 44 3 (B) 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Related children (18) 9 4 (B) 1 0 (B) 4 4 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 79 1 1.9 50 0 (B) 5 1 (B) 2 0 (B)
In families with male householder,
no wife present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
59 3 (B) 39 3 (B) 4 0 (B) 2 0 (B)
      Householder 21 3 (B) 16 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
      Related children (18) 2 0 (B) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
      Other 36 0 (B) 22 0 (B) 4 0 (B) 2 0 (B)
In families with female householder,
  no husband present
569 90 15.8 387 26 6.7 49 46 (B) 11 9 (B)
      Householder 289 68 23.6 196 22 11.2 38 37 (B) 10 9 (B)
      Other 280 22 7.8 191 4 2.0 11 9 (B) 1 0 (B)
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 18 years (9)
271 57 21.1 175 15 8.7 44 41 (B) 11 9 (B)
      Householder 167 51 30.3 107 15 14.2 35 34 (B) 10 9 (B)
      Related children (18) 26 1 (B) 13 0 (B) 3 1 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 78 6 7.3 54 0 (B) 6 6 (B) 1 0 (B)
In families with female householder
no husband present with related
  children under 6 years (9)
98 21 21.2 60 6 (B) 19 19 (B) 5 5 (B)
      Householder 52 16 (B) 29 6 (B) 15 15 (B) 5 5 (B)
      Related children (18) 11 1 (B) 7 0 (B) 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X)
      Other 34 3 (B) 25 0 (B) 3 3 (B) 0 0 (X)
In unrelated subfamilies (3) 22 6 (B) 19 4 (B) 2 2 (B) 0 0 (X)
Unrelated individuals (4) 1,197 407 34.0 795 123 15.5 127 127 100.0 19 19 (B)
      Male 639 197 30.9 442 66 15.0 47 47 (B) 9 9 (B)
        Householder 413 107 26.0 294 31 10.6 18 18 (B) 4 4 (B)
      Female 559 210 37.5 353 57 16.2 80 80 100.0 10 10 (B)
        Householder 355 122 34.3 231 34 14.9 37 37 (B) 7 7 (B)

Poverty Footnotes

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