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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 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)

Hispanic (of any race) (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
7,117 4,140 58.2 4,617 2,332 50.5 544 306 56.3 1,957 1,501 76.7

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
6,619 3,805 57.5 4,286 2,135 49.8 508 284 55.8 1,825 1,386 76.0
      Inside principal cities 3,404 2,138 62.8 2,037 1,111 54.5 282 173 61.4 1,085 854 78.7
      Outside principal cities 3,216 1,667 51.8 2,249 1,024 45.6 226 110 48.7 740 532 71.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 498 335 67.3 331 197 59.5 36 23 (B) 131 115 87.6

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
1,013 595 58.7 480 196 40.9 92 54 59.0 441 345 78.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 997 581 58.3 470 188 40.1 90 53 58.3 437 341 77.9
      Inside principal cities 598 379 63.4 242 102 42.3 54 35 (B) 301 242 80.3
      Outside principal cities 399 202 50.7 227 86 37.7 36 18 (B) 135 99 72.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 16 14 (B) 11 8 (B) 1 1 (B) 4 4 (B)
Midwest 660 395 59.8 447 232 52.0 63 38 (B) 151 125 82.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 573 336 58.7 388 199 51.3 55 32 (B) 130 106 81.1
      Inside principal cities 287 185 64.2 176 102 57.7 36 23 (B) 76 60 79.2
      Outside principal cities 285 152 53.2 211 97 46.0 20 9 (B) 55 46 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 87 59 67.3 59 34 (B) 7 6 (B) 21 19 (B)
South 2,517 1,486 59.0 1,689 886 52.5 169 93 55.4 659 506 76.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,300 1,338 58.2 1,546 799 51.7 150 81 53.6 603 458 75.9
      Inside principal cities 1,161 754 64.9 745 425 57.1 80 50 61.9 336 279 82.8
      Outside principal cities 1,139 584 51.3 801 373 46.6 70 31 (B) 267 180 67.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 217 148 68.4 142 87 61.5 19 13 (B) 56 48 (B)
West 2,928 1,664 56.8 2,001 1,017 50.8 221 121 54.8 705 526 74.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,750 1,550 56.4 1,882 949 50.4 213 118 55.6 655 482 73.6
      Inside principal cities 1,357 821 60.5 873 481 55.1 112 66 58.8 372 274 73.6
      Outside principal cities 1,393 729 52.3 1,009 468 46.4 101 52 52.0 283 208 73.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 178 115 64.4 119 68 57.1 8 3 (B) 51 44 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
191 125 65.3 77 33 42.3 12 5 (B) 102 88 85.7
Middle Atlantic 822 470 57.2 404 164 40.6 80 49 62.1 339 257 75.9
East North Central 506 297 58.8 346 178 51.6 52 33 (B) 108 86 79.7
West North Central 154 98 63.4 100 54 53.7 11 5 (B) 43 39 (B)
South Atlantic 844 440 52.1 593 265 44.8 49 27 (B) 202 147 72.6
East South Central 75 57 76.5 51 35 (B) 6 6 (B) 18 17 (B)
West South Central 1,598 989 61.9 1,045 586 56.0 114 60 52.9 439 343 78.1
Mountain 741 454 61.3 474 252 53.1 51 27 (B) 216 175 80.9
Pacific 2,186 1,210 55.3 1,527 765 50.1 170 94 55.1 489 351 71.7

Poverty Footnotes


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