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Work Status of Individuals Age 16 or Older Living Below the Poverty Line

Created on February 28, 2013

Work Status of Individuals Age 16 or Older Living Below the Poverty Line

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Work full-time and year-round 9%

Work, but not full-time year-round 25%

Did not work during the year 67%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Historical Poverty Tables, Table 25, “Work Experience and Poverty Status for People 16 Years Old and Over: 1987 to 2011,” http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/ poverty/data/historical/hstpov25.xls (accessed February 27, 2013)

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