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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV43: Region, Division and Type of Residence -- Poverty Status for People in Families With Related Children Under 18 by Family Structure: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  People in families (total) (10) People in married-couple families (11) People in families with a male householder, no wife present People in families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6)

Asian A.O.I.C.
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
8,269 1,085 13.1 7,025 820 11.7 341 62 18.2 903 202 22.4

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
8,026 993 12.4 6,848 772 11.3 326 54 16.5 852 168 19.7
      Inside principal cities 3,707 559 15.1 3,165 433 13.7 129 40 31.3 413 85 20.7
      Outside principal cities 4,319 435 10.1 3,682 339 9.2 197 14 6.9 440 82 18.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 242 91 37.6 177 48 27.4 15 8 (B) 51 35 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
1,598 297 18.6 1,354 229 16.9 46 20 (B) 198 48 24.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,585 295 18.6 1,343 228 17.0 46 20 (B) 196 47 24.0
      Inside principal cities 617 174 28.2 508 130 25.5 27 20 (B) 81 24 29.4
      Outside principal cities 968 122 12.6 835 98 11.8 18 0 (B) 115 23 20.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 12 1 (B) 11 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 1 (B)
Midwest 1,004 163 16.3 892 115 12.9 34 4 (B) 78 45 57.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 965 147 15.3 865 109 12.6 31 2 (B) 69 36 (B)
      Inside principal cities 472 96 20.4 427 72 16.7 13 2 (B) 31 23 (B)
      Outside principal cities 492 51 10.4 437 38 8.6 18 0 (B) 37 14 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 39 16 (B) 27 6 (B) 3 2 (B) 9 8 (B)
South 1,993 218 11.0 1,665 152 9.1 109 25 22.8 219 41 18.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,905 165 8.7 1,602 120 7.5 103 21 20.4 200 24 12.1
      Inside principal cities 790 98 12.4 695 79 11.3 33 9 (B) 62 10 (B)
      Outside principal cities 1,115 68 6.1 907 41 4.6 71 12 (B) 137 14 10.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 88 53 59.9 63 32 (B) 6 4 (B) 19 17 (B)
West 3,674 406 11.1 3,114 325 10.4 152 13 8.4 408 69 16.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,571 385 10.8 3,038 315 10.4 146 11 7.5 387 60 15.5
      Inside principal cities 1,828 191 10.5 1,535 153 10.0 56 10 (B) 238 29 12.1
      Outside principal cities 1,744 194 11.1 1,503 162 10.8 90 1 1.5 150 31 20.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 103 21 20.1 76 10 13.3 6 2 (B) 21 9 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
362 65 17.9 295 39 13.3 2 0 (B) 65 25 (B)
Middle Atlantic 1,235 232 18.8 1,059 189 17.9 43 20 (B) 133 22 16.8
East North Central 728 125 17.2 655 92 14.0 20 0 (B) 54 33 (B)
West North Central 275 38 13.9 237 23 9.6 14 4 (B) 24 11 (B)
South Atlantic 1,098 51 4.6 919 41 4.4 42 8 (B) 137 3 1.9
East South Central 112 25 22.7 89 22 24.7 11 0 (B) 13 4 (B)
West South Central 783 142 18.1 657 90 13.7 56 17 (B) 69 35 (B)
Mountain 371 47 12.7 317 41 13.1 11 0 (B) 43 6 (B)
Pacific 3,303 359 10.9 2,796 283 10.1 142 13 9.1 365 63 17.2

Poverty Footnotes


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