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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 alone (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
1,833 236 12.9 1,529 161 10.5 80 17 21.7 224 57 25.6

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
1,790 217 12.1 1,500 152 10.1 77 14 18.5 213 50 23.6
      Inside principal cities 838 120 14.4 694 83 12.0 34 10 (B) 110 27 24.7
      Outside principal cities 951 96 10.1 806 69 8.5 43 4 (B) 103 23 22.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 44 19 (B) 30 9 (B) 3 3 (B) 11 7 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
385 69 17.8 324 51 15.8 9 4 (B) 52 14 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 383 68 17.7 323 51 15.8 9 4 (B) 52 13 (B)
      Inside principal cities 153 39 25.5 126 27 21.5 6 4 (B) 21 8 (B)
      Outside principal cities 230 29 12.6 196 24 12.2 3 0 (B) 31 5 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2 1 (B) 2 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (B)
Midwest 222 36 16.0 191 22 11.5 9 1 (B) 22 13 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 214 31 14.5 186 21 11.1 8 0 (B) 20 10 (B)
      Inside principal cities 107 20 19.0 98 15 14.9 2 0 (B) 7 6 (B)
      Outside principal cities 107 11 10.0 89 6 6.9 6 0 (B) 12 5 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 8 4 (B) 5 1 (B) 1 1 (B) 3 2 (B)
South 462 52 11.2 387 29 7.6 27 10 (B) 48 12 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 445 41 9.2 374 24 6.3 26 8 (B) 45 9 (B)
      Inside principal cities 189 22 11.6 159 13 8.3 11 4 (B) 18 4 (B)
      Outside principal cities 256 19 7.4 215 10 4.8 14 4 (B) 27 5 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 18 11 (B) 13 6 (B) 2 2 (B) 3 3 (B)
West 763 80 10.5 627 58 9.3 35 3 (B) 102 19 18.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 747 77 10.2 617 57 9.2 34 2 (B) 97 17 18.0
      Inside principal cities 389 39 10.0 311 28 9.1 15 2 (B) 64 9 (B)
      Outside principal cities 358 37 10.5 306 28 9.3 19 0 (B) 33 9 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 16 3 (B) 11 1 (B) 1 1 (B) 5 1 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
89 15 16.4 70 9 (B) 1 0 (B) 18 6 (B)
Middle Atlantic 297 54 18.2 255 43 16.8 8 4 (B) 34 8 (B)
East North Central 165 28 16.7 145 19 13.2 5 0 (B) 15 8 (B)
West North Central 57 8 (B) 46 3 (B) 4 1 (B) 8 4 (B)
South Atlantic 252 12 4.8 219 7 3.2 9 4 (B) 24 1 (B)
East South Central 30 7 (B) 20 5 (B) 3 0 (B) 6 2 (B)
West South Central 181 33 18.2 147 17 11.8 16 6 (B) 18 9 (B)
Mountain 72 11 (B) 59 8 (B) 3 0 (B) 10 3 (B)
Pacific 691 69 9.9 568 50 8.7 32 3 (B) 91 16 17.6

Poverty Footnotes


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