Data Dictionary: ACS 2008 -- 2010 (3-Year Estimates)
you are here: choose a survey survey data set table details
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Table: B22007. Receipt Of Food Stamps/Snap In The Past 12 Months By Family Type By Number Of Workers In Family In The Past 12 Months [43]
Universe: Families
Table Details
B22007. Receipt Of Food Stamps/Snap In The Past 12 Months By Family Type By Number Of Workers In Family In The Past 12 Months
Universe: Families
Variable Label
B22007001
B22007002
B22007003
B22007004
B22007005
B22007006
B22007007
B22007008
B22007009
B22007010
B22007011
B22007012
B22007013
B22007014
B22007015
B22007016
B22007017
B22007018
B22007019
B22007020
B22007021
B22007022
B22007023
B22007024
B22007025
B22007026
B22007027
B22007028
B22007029
B22007030
B22007031
B22007032
B22007033
B22007034
B22007035
B22007036
B22007037
B22007038
B22007039
B22007040
B22007041
B22007042
B22007043
Relevant Documentation:
Family Households
A family consists of a householder and one or more other people living in the same household who are related to the householder by birth, marriage, or adoption. All people in a household who are related to the householder are regarded as members of his or her family. A family household may contain people not related to the householder, but those people are not included as part of the householder's family in tabulations. Thus, the number of family households is equal to the number of families, but family households may include more members than do families. A household can contain only one family for purposes of tabulations. Not all households contain families since a household may be comprised of a group of unrelated people or of one person living alone - these are called nonfamily households. Families are classified by type as either a "married- couple family" or "other family" according to the sex of the householder and the presence of relatives. The data on family type are based on answers to questions on sex and relationship that were asked of all people.
  • Married-Couple Family
A family in which the householder and his or her spouse are listed as members of the same household.
Other Family:
- Male Householder, No Wife Present -A family with a male householder and no spouse of householder present.
-Female Householder, No Husband Present - A family with a female householder and no spouse of householder present.

Family households and married-couple families do not include same-sex married couples even if the marriage was performed in a state issuing marriage certificates for same-sex couples. Same sex couple households are included in the family households category if there is at least one additional person related to the householder by birth or adoption.


Number of Workers in Family in the Past 12 Months
The term "worker" as used for these data is defined based on the criteria for work status in the past 12 months.