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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 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)

White A.O.I.C. (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
30,740 9,842 32.0 22,405 5,041 22.5 2,085 905 43.4 6,249 3,896 62.3

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
25,516 7,820 30.6 18,667 4,043 21.7 1,692 695 41.1 5,157 3,082 59.8
      Inside principal cities 8,570 3,394 39.6 5,836 1,674 28.7 600 291 48.4 2,134 1,429 67.0
      Outside principal cities 16,946 4,426 26.1 12,831 2,369 18.5 1,092 404 37.0 3,022 1,653 54.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 5,224 2,022 38.7 3,738 998 26.7 393 210 53.6 1,093 814 74.4

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
5,399 1,432 26.5 3,939 639 16.2 346 136 39.4 1,114 656 58.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,738 1,228 25.9 3,458 550 15.9 294 111 37.8 987 566 57.4
      Inside principal cities 1,135 499 43.9 664 179 26.9 84 43 51.3 387 277 71.6
      Outside principal cities 3,603 729 20.2 2,793 372 13.3 210 68 32.4 600 290 48.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 661 204 30.8 482 89 18.5 52 25 (B) 128 90 70.3
Midwest 7,191 2,126 29.6 5,200 950 18.3 541 233 43.1 1,450 943 65.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 5,383 1,439 26.7 3,928 635 16.2 389 149 38.3 1,065 655 61.5
      Inside principal cities 1,612 542 33.6 1,122 229 20.4 120 55 45.9 370 257 69.6
      Outside principal cities 3,770 897 23.8 2,806 405 14.4 269 94 34.9 696 398 57.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,808 688 38.0 1,272 315 24.8 152 84 55.5 385 288 74.9
South 10,561 3,663 34.7 7,697 1,957 25.4 685 325 47.5 2,179 1,381 63.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 8,546 2,820 33.0 6,253 1,519 24.3 537 241 44.9 1,756 1,060 60.4
      Inside principal cities 2,883 1,202 41.7 1,987 634 31.9 180 90 49.6 715 479 66.9
      Outside principal cities 5,663 1,618 28.6 4,266 885 20.7 357 152 42.6 1,041 582 55.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,015 843 41.9 1,444 439 30.4 148 84 56.8 423 321 75.8
West 7,588 2,621 34.5 5,569 1,495 26.8 514 211 41.0 1,506 915 60.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,849 2,334 34.1 5,028 1,339 26.6 472 194 41.0 1,349 801 59.4
      Inside principal cities 2,940 1,151 39.2 2,062 632 30.7 215 103 47.7 663 417 62.8
      Outside principal cities 3,909 1,182 30.2 2,966 707 23.8 257 91 35.4 686 384 56.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 739 287 38.8 541 155 28.7 42 17 (B) 157 114 73.0

Division (31)
 
New England
1,578 368 23.3 1,150 138 12.0 94 37 39.3 335 193 57.6
Middle Atlantic 3,821 1,064 27.9 2,789 502 18.0 252 99 39.4 780 463 59.4
East North Central 4,940 1,459 29.5 3,542 624 17.6 371 170 45.8 1,028 665 64.7
West North Central 2,251 668 29.7 1,658 326 19.7 170 63 37.3 423 278 65.7
South Atlantic 5,111 1,491 29.2 3,790 781 20.6 321 135 42.0 999 576 57.6
East South Central 1,682 630 37.5 1,233 309 25.1 103 70 68.1 346 251 72.5
West South Central 3,768 1,542 40.9 2,674 867 32.4 261 120 46.2 833 554 66.5
Mountain 2,569 862 33.6 1,893 474 25.0 161 59 37.0 516 329 63.8
Pacific 5,019 1,758 35.0 3,676 1,021 27.8 353 152 42.9 990 586 59.2

Poverty Footnotes


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