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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)

Hispanic (of any race)
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
32,331 18,570 57.4 22,773 11,677 51.3 2,024 1,179 58.3 7,534 5,714 75.8

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
30,096 17,079 56.7 21,167 10,721 50.6 1,870 1,064 56.9 7,059 5,294 75.0
      Inside principal cities 14,989 9,333 62.3 9,895 5,505 55.6 987 634 64.2 4,107 3,194 77.8
      Outside principal cities 15,107 7,746 51.3 11,273 5,216 46.3 882 430 48.7 2,952 2,100 71.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,235 1,491 66.7 1,606 956 59.5 154 115 74.8 475 420 88.3

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
4,248 2,375 55.9 2,313 935 40.4 318 189 59.5 1,617 1,251 77.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,167 2,315 55.5 2,255 897 39.8 313 184 58.9 1,599 1,234 77.2
      Inside principal cities 2,365 1,433 60.6 1,116 466 41.8 180 121 67.2 1,069 846 79.1
      Outside principal cities 1,802 882 48.9 1,139 430 37.8 133 63 47.6 530 388 73.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 81 61 74.9 58 38 (B) 5 5 (B) 18 17 (B)
Midwest 3,001 1,777 59.2 2,200 1,148 52.2 226 140 61.9 575 489 85.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,567 1,497 58.3 1,896 982 51.8 193 111 57.6 478 404 84.5
      Inside principal cities 1,255 796 63.4 880 508 57.7 109 71 65.2 266 217 81.7
      Outside principal cities 1,312 701 53.5 1,016 475 46.7 84 40 47.9 213 187 87.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 434 280 64.5 305 166 54.4 33 29 (B) 96 85 88.7
South 11,220 6,668 59.4 8,096 4,396 54.3 622 391 62.8 2,502 1,882 75.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 10,259 5,994 58.4 7,416 3,966 53.5 533 317 59.4 2,309 1,712 74.1
      Inside principal cities 5,000 3,289 65.8 3,469 2,090 60.3 290 196 67.5 1,241 1,003 80.8
      Outside principal cities 5,259 2,705 51.4 3,948 1,875 47.5 243 121 49.8 1,068 709 66.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 961 674 70.1 680 430 63.2 89 73 82.8 193 170 88.4
West 13,863 7,750 55.9 10,164 5,198 51.1 858 460 53.6 2,841 2,091 73.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 13,103 7,273 55.5 9,600 4,876 50.8 831 452 54.4 2,672 1,945 72.8
      Inside principal cities 6,369 3,815 59.9 4,430 2,441 55.1 408 246 60.2 1,531 1,129 73.7
      Outside principal cities 6,735 3,457 51.3 5,171 2,436 47.1 423 206 48.7 1,141 816 71.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 759 477 62.8 563 322 57.2 27 8 (B) 169 147 87.0

Division (31)
 
New England
749 453 60.5 370 149 40.4 36 13 (B) 343 290 84.6
Middle Atlantic 3,499 1,922 54.9 1,943 785 40.4 283 176 62.3 1,274 961 75.4
East North Central 2,273 1,335 58.7 1,679 869 51.8 182 119 65.2 412 346 84.1
West North Central 727 442 60.8 521 279 53.4 43 21 (B) 163 143 88.0
South Atlantic 3,640 1,872 51.4 2,725 1,246 45.7 170 105 61.6 745 522 70.0
East South Central 368 285 77.6 246 177 71.9 21 21 (B) 101 87 86.9
West South Central 7,213 4,511 62.5 5,125 2,973 58.0 431 265 61.4 1,657 1,273 76.8
Mountain 3,307 1,965 59.4 2,355 1,243 52.8 165 97 58.8 787 624 79.4
Pacific 10,556 5,785 54.8 7,809 3,955 50.7 693 363 52.3 2,054 1,467 71.4

Poverty Footnotes


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