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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 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. (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
1,933 253 13.1 1,601 173 10.8 89 19 21.4 243 61 25.1

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
1,882 234 12.4 1,565 164 10.5 85 16 18.7 232 54 23.2
      Inside principal cities 890 133 14.9 734 92 12.6 36 12 (B) 120 29 24.3
      Outside principal cities 992 101 10.2 832 72 8.7 49 4 (B) 112 24 21.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 50 20 (B) 35 9 (B) 4 3 (B) 11 7 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
391 69 17.7 328 51 15.7 9 4 (B) 54 14 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 389 69 17.6 326 51 15.7 9 4 (B) 54 14 (B)
      Inside principal cities 157 39 25.0 127 27 21.3 6 4 (B) 23 8 (B)
      Outside principal cities 233 29 12.7 198 24 12.1 3 0 (B) 31 6 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2 1 (B) 2 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (B)
Midwest 239 39 16.5 202 23 11.5 11 2 (B) 25 14 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 230 35 15.2 196 22 11.2 10 1 (B) 23 12 (B)
      Inside principal cities 115 23 19.8 101 15 14.3 4 1 (B) 10 7 (B)
      Outside principal cities 114 12 10.6 95 8 7.9 7 0 (B) 12 5 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 9 4 (B) 6 1 (B) 1 1 (B) 3 2 (B)
South 484 54 11.2 401 32 8.0 30 10 (B) 53 12 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 465 44 9.4 387 26 6.8 28 8 (B) 49 9 (B)
      Inside principal cities 198 25 12.4 168 16 9.5 11 4 (B) 18 4 (B)
      Outside principal cities 267 19 7.1 218 10 4.7 17 4 (B) 31 5 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 19 11 (B) 14 6 (B) 2 2 (B) 3 3 (B)
West 819 90 11.0 670 66 9.9 39 3 (B) 111 21 18.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 799 87 10.8 657 65 9.9 37 3 (B) 106 19 18.0
      Inside principal cities 421 47 11.1 337 35 10.3 16 3 (B) 69 9 (B)
      Outside principal cities 378 40 10.6 320 30 9.4 22 0 (B) 37 9 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 20 4 (B) 13 2 (B) 1 1 (B) 5 2 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
90 15 16.9 70 9 (B) 1 0 (B) 19 6 (B)
Middle Atlantic 301 54 17.9 257 43 16.6 8 4 (B) 36 8 (B)
East North Central 176 29 16.5 153 19 12.6 5 0 (B) 18 10 (B)
West North Central 63 10 (B) 50 4 (B) 6 2 (B) 8 4 (B)
South Atlantic 262 12 4.6 222 7 3.2 12 4 (B) 28 1 (B)
East South Central 34 9 (B) 25 8 (B) 3 0 (B) 6 2 (B)
West South Central 188 33 17.4 154 17 11.2 16 6 (B) 18 9 (B)
Mountain 80 11 14.2 65 8 (B) 3 0 (B) 12 3 (B)
Pacific 739 79 10.7 605 58 9.6 36 3 (B) 99 18 18.0

Poverty Footnotes


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