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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

Asian A.O.I.C. (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
1,933 271 14.0 1,601 185 11.6 89 21 23.9 243 64 26.3

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
1,882 251 13.3 1,565 176 11.3 85 18 21.3 232 57 24.4
      Inside principal cities 890 142 16.0 734 100 13.6 36 13 (B) 120 29 24.3
      Outside principal cities 992 109 11.0 832 76 9.2 49 5 (B) 112 27 24.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 50 20 (B) 35 9 (B) 4 3 (B) 11 7 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
391 74 18.9 328 56 17.1 9 4 (B) 54 14 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 389 73 18.8 326 56 17.1 9 4 (B) 54 14 (B)
      Inside principal cities 157 42 26.6 127 30 23.4 6 4 (B) 23 8 (B)
      Outside principal cities 233 32 13.6 198 26 13.1 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 44 18.5 202 26 12.8 11 4 (B) 25 14 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 230 40 17.3 196 25 12.5 10 3 (B) 23 12 (B)
      Inside principal cities 115 26 22.5 101 16 16.0 4 2 (B) 10 7 (B)
      Outside principal cities 114 14 12.1 95 8 8.8 7 1 (B) 12 5 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 9 4 (B) 6 1 (B) 1 1 (B) 3 2 (B)
South 484 55 11.3 401 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 7.2 218 11 4.8 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 98 12.0 670 71 10.6 39 3 (B) 111 24 21.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 799 94 11.8 657 69 10.6 37 3 (B) 106 22 20.8
      Inside principal cities 421 50 11.9 337 38 11.3 16 3 (B) 69 9 (B)
      Outside principal cities 378 44 11.7 320 31 9.8 22 0 (B) 37 12 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 20 4 (B) 13 2 (B) 1 1 (B) 5 2 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
90 17 19.1 70 11 (B) 1 0 (B) 19 6 (B)
Middle Atlantic 301 57 18.8 257 45 17.6 8 4 (B) 36 8 (B)
East North Central 176 33 18.8 153 22 14.2 5 1 (B) 18 10 (B)
West North Central 63 11 (B) 50 4 (B) 6 3 (B) 8 4 (B)
South Atlantic 262 12 4.7 222 7 3.3 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 87 11.7 605 63 10.4 36 3 (B) 99 21 21.0

Poverty Footnotes


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