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Table 2. Families by presence and relationship of employed members and family type, 2018-2019 annual averages

Table 2. Families by presence and relationship of employed members and family type, 2018-2019 annual averages [Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic Number Percent distribution
2018 2019 2018 2019

MARRIED-COUPLE FAMILIES(1)

Total

60,094 60,300 100.0 100.0

With at least one family member employed

48,791 48,984 81.2 81.2

Husband only

11,469 11,163 19.1 18.5

Wife only

4,085 4,078 6.8 6.8

Husband and wife

29,317 29,809 48.8 49.4

Other employment combinations

3,921 3,934 6.5 6.5

With no family member employed

11,302 11,317 18.8 18.8

FAMILIES MAINTAINED BY WOMEN(2)

Total

15,452 15,317 100.0 100.0

With at least one family member employed

12,003 12,025 77.7 78.5

Householder only

6,250 6,163 40.4 40.2

Householder and other member(s)

3,484 3,548 22.5 23.2

Other member(s), not householder

2,269 2,315 14.7 15.1

With no family member employed

3,449 3,292 22.3 21.5

FAMILIES MAINTAINED BY MEN(2)

Total

6,956 7,016 100.0 100.0

With at least one family member employed

5,861 5,998 84.3 85.5

Householder only

2,703 2,724 38.9 38.8

Householder and other member(s)

2,173 2,268 31.2 32.3

Other member(s), not householder

985 1,006 14.2 14.3

With no family member employed

1,096 1,018 15.7 14.5

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 21, 2020