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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

Asian A.O.I.C.
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
8,269 2,155 26.1 7,025 1,557 22.2 341 147 43.0 903 451 50.0

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
8,026 2,037 25.4 6,848 1,485 21.7 326 136 41.5 852 416 48.8
      Inside principal cities 3,707 1,130 30.5 3,165 848 26.8 129 72 55.8 413 210 50.9
      Outside principal cities 4,319 907 21.0 3,682 637 17.3 197 63 32.2 440 206 46.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 242 118 48.8 177 72 40.8 15 11 (B) 51 35 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
1,598 429 26.9 1,354 333 24.6 46 28 (B) 198 69 34.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,585 425 26.8 1,343 329 24.5 46 28 (B) 196 68 34.6
      Inside principal cities 617 226 36.6 508 182 35.7 27 20 (B) 81 24 29.4
      Outside principal cities 968 200 20.6 835 148 17.7 18 8 (B) 115 44 38.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 12 4 (B) 11 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 1 (B)
Midwest 1,004 276 27.5 892 209 23.4 34 14 (B) 78 53 68.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 965 256 26.6 865 199 23.1 31 12 (B) 69 45 (B)
      Inside principal cities 472 179 38.0 427 146 34.1 13 9 (B) 31 24 (B)
      Outside principal cities 492 77 15.6 437 54 12.3 18 3 (B) 37 21 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 39 20 (B) 27 9 (B) 3 2 (B) 9 8 (B)
South 1,993 560 28.1 1,665 381 22.9 109 58 53.3 219 121 55.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,905 491 25.8 1,602 335 20.9 103 52 50.7 200 104 51.9
      Inside principal cities 790 234 29.6 695 186 26.7 33 13 (B) 62 35 (B)
      Outside principal cities 1,115 257 23.0 907 149 16.4 71 39 (B) 137 69 50.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 88 69 78.5 63 46 (B) 6 6 (B) 19 17 (B)
West 3,674 890 24.2 3,114 635 20.4 152 46 30.3 408 209 51.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,571 865 24.2 3,038 622 20.5 146 43 29.5 387 200 51.6
      Inside principal cities 1,828 491 26.9 1,535 335 21.8 56 29 (B) 238 127 53.5
      Outside principal cities 1,744 373 21.4 1,503 287 19.1 90 14 15.3 150 73 48.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 103 25 24.5 76 13 17.5 6 3 (B) 21 9 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
362 92 25.5 295 54 18.4 2 0 (B) 65 38 (B)
Middle Atlantic 1,235 337 27.3 1,059 278 26.3 43 28 (B) 133 31 23.0
East North Central 728 209 28.6 655 159 24.3 20 8 (B) 54 42 (B)
West North Central 275 68 24.6 237 49 20.8 14 7 (B) 24 11 (B)
South Atlantic 1,098 256 23.4 919 163 17.7 42 30 (B) 137 63 46.1
East South Central 112 42 37.5 89 28 31.7 11 11 (B) 13 4 (B)
West South Central 783 261 33.4 657 190 28.9 56 17 (B) 69 54 (B)
Mountain 371 105 28.4 317 69 21.9 11 3 (B) 43 33 (B)
Pacific 3,303 784 23.7 2,796 566 20.2 142 43 30.5 365 176 48.0

Poverty Footnotes


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