Table 2. Families by presence and relationship of employed members and family type, 2015-2016 annual averages

Table 2. Families by presence and relationship of employed members and family type, 2015-2016 annual averages [Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic Number Percent distribution
2015 2016 2015 2016

MARRIED-COUPLE FAMILIES(1)

Total

59,217 59,747 100.0 100.0

With at least one family member employed

48,205 48,440 81.4 81.1

Husband only

11,726 11,649 19.8 19.5

Wife only

4,209 4,253 7.1 7.1

Husband and wife

28,434 28,693 48.0 48.0

Other employment combinations

3,837 3,845 6.5 6.4

With no family member employed

11,012 11,307 18.6 18.9

FAMILIES MAINTAINED BY WOMEN(2)

Total

15,693 15,669 100.0 100.0

With at least one family member employed

11,765 12,001 75.0 76.6

Householder only

6,451 6,502 41.1 41.5

Householder and other member(s)

3,181 3,293 20.3 21.0

Other member(s), not householder

2,133 2,205 13.6 14.1

With no family member employed

3,928 3,668 25.0 23.4

FAMILIES MAINTAINED BY MEN(2)

Total

6,499 6,676 100.0 100.0

With at least one family member employed

5,389 5,582 82.9 83.6

Householder only

2,517 2,577 38.7 38.6

Householder and other member(s)

1,932 2,050 29.7 30.7

Other member(s), not householder

940 955 14.5 14.3

With no family member employed

1,110 1,094 17.1 16.4

Footnotes
(1) Refers to opposite-sex married-couple families only.
(2) No opposite-sex spouse present.

NOTE: Detail may not sum to totals due to rounding. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: April 20, 2017