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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV45: Region, Division and Type of Residence -- Poverty Status for 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)

  Families (total) (10) Married-couple families (11) Families with a male householder, no wife present Families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

White alone, not Hispanic (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
23,657 2,201 9.3 17,750 738 4.2 1,538 217 14.1 4,368 1,246 28.5

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
18,975 1,543 8.1 14,367 524 3.6 1,185 151 12.8 3,423 868 25.4
      Inside principal cities 5,262 553 10.5 3,816 185 4.9 333 47 14.0 1,112 321 28.9
      Outside principal cities 13,713 990 7.2 10,551 339 3.2 852 105 12.3 2,311 547 23.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 4,682 659 14.1 3,383 214 6.3 353 66 18.6 946 379 40.0

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
4,475 333 7.4 3,481 128 3.7 264 31 11.8 730 173 23.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,836 259 6.8 3,015 113 3.7 213 22 10.5 608 124 20.4
      Inside principal cities 632 83 13.1 461 37 8.1 42 8 (B) 129 38 29.2
      Outside principal cities 3,204 176 5.5 2,554 75 2.9 171 15 8.5 479 87 18.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 639 74 11.5 466 16 3.4 50 9 (B) 122 49 40.4
Midwest 6,463 675 10.4 4,725 195 4.1 467 72 15.4 1,271 408 32.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,758 444 9.3 3,521 121 3.4 323 43 13.4 914 280 30.6
      Inside principal cities 1,303 153 11.7 939 36 3.8 80 13 15.9 284 104 36.8
      Outside principal cities 3,455 291 8.4 2,582 85 3.3 243 31 12.6 630 175 27.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,705 231 13.6 1,203 74 6.1 144 29 19.9 357 129 36.0
South 8,007 833 10.4 5,969 279 4.7 509 89 17.6 1,529 465 30.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,231 549 8.8 4,679 176 3.8 382 64 16.7 1,170 309 26.4
      Inside principal cities 1,729 179 10.4 1,234 60 4.9 103 17 16.5 393 102 26.0
      Outside principal cities 4,502 369 8.2 3,445 116 3.4 279 47 16.7 778 206 26.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,776 284 16.0 1,291 102 7.9 127 26 20.3 358 156 43.6
West 4,712 361 7.7 3,575 137 3.8 299 24 8.1 838 200 23.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,150 291 7.0 3,152 114 3.6 267 22 8.1 730 156 21.3
      Inside principal cities 1,598 138 8.6 1,184 52 4.4 107 9 8.1 307 77 25.2
      Outside principal cities 2,552 153 6.0 1,969 62 3.2 160 13 8.0 424 78 18.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 563 69 12.3 423 22 5.3 32 3 (B) 108 44 40.9

Division (31)
 
New England
1,408 104 7.4 1,076 35 3.2 79 13 16.3 253 56 22.2
Middle Atlantic 3,067 229 7.5 2,405 94 3.9 184 18 9.8 478 117 24.6
East North Central 4,389 452 10.3 3,179 113 3.6 310 44 14.0 901 296 32.8
West North Central 2,074 223 10.8 1,546 82 5.3 157 29 18.2 371 113 30.4
South Atlantic 4,263 385 9.0 3,191 136 4.3 268 35 13.2 805 214 26.6
East South Central 1,587 232 14.6 1,172 75 6.4 91 32 34.6 323 126 38.9
West South Central 2,157 215 10.0 1,606 68 4.2 149 22 15.0 401 125 31.2
Mountain 1,846 157 8.5 1,424 55 3.9 110 14 13.0 312 88 28.2
Pacific 2,867 203 7.1 2,151 82 3.8 189 10 5.2 527 112 21.3

Poverty Footnotes


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