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POV41: Region, Division and Type of Residence--Poverty Status for All People, Family Members and Unrelated Individuals by Family Structure: 2009

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2010 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  All people (1) People in families (2) People in unrelated subfamilies (3) Unrelated individuals (4)
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
 
Total (1)
14,005 2,232 15.9 12,296 1,663 13.5 36 11 (B) 1,673 558 33.3

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
13,579 2,130 15.7 11,938 1,583 13.3 33 9 (B) 1,608 538 33.5
      Inside principal cities 6,646 1,222 18.4 5,577 848 15.2 15 5 (B) 1,054 369 35.0
      Outside principal cities 6,933 908 13.1 6,361 735 11.6 18 3 (B) 554 170 30.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 426 102 23.9 357 80 22.3 3 3 (B) 65 20 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
3,054 650 21.3 2,646 482 18.2 4 4 (B) 404 164 40.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,024 645 21.3 2,624 478 18.2 4 4 (B) 396 163 41.1
      Inside principal cities 1,521 437 28.7 1,248 316 25.3 4 4 (B) 269 117 43.6
      Outside principal cities 1,503 208 13.8 1,376 163 11.8 0 0 (X) 127 45 35.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 30 5 (B) 22 4 (B) 0 0 (X) 8 1 (B)
Midwest 1,697 351 20.7 1,519 278 18.3 6 3 (B) 172 71 41.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,637 333 20.4 1,470 265 18.1 6 3 (B) 160 65 40.6
      Inside principal cities 704 177 25.1 602 137 22.8 0 0 (X) 102 40 38.9
      Outside principal cities 933 157 16.8 868 128 14.8 6 3 (B) 58 25 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 60 18 (B) 49 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 6 (B)
South 3,117 482 15.5 2,795 388 13.9 3 3 (B) 319 92 28.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,942 431 14.7 2,648 346 13.1 0 0 (X) 294 86 29.1
      Inside principal cities 1,006 158 15.7 866 115 13.3 0 0 (X) 140 42 30.3
      Outside principal cities 1,937 274 14.1 1,782 230 12.9 0 0 (X) 155 43 27.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 175 51 29.4 147 42 28.7 3 3 (B) 25 6 (B)
West 6,137 748 12.2 5,336 515 9.7 23 2 (B) 778 231 29.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 5,976 720 12.1 5,197 494 9.5 22 2 (B) 757 225 29.7
      Inside principal cities 3,416 450 13.2 2,862 280 9.8 10 1 (B) 544 169 31.1
      Outside principal cities 2,560 270 10.5 2,335 214 9.1 12 1 (B) 213 56 26.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 161 28 17.5 139 22 15.5 1 0 (B) 21 6 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
653 136 20.9 558 93 16.7 0 0 (X) 95 43 45.5
Middle Atlantic 2,402 514 21.4 2,089 389 18.6 4 4 (B) 309 121 39.1
East North Central 1,336 283 21.2 1,233 235 19.1 4 0 (B) 99 48 48.0
West North Central 361 68 18.8 286 42 14.7 3 3 (B) 72 23 (B)
South Atlantic 1,719 253 14.7 1,541 199 12.9 0 0 (X) 178 54 30.3
East South Central 195 45 23.0 169 34 20.0 0 0 (X) 26 11 (B)
West South Central 1,202 185 15.4 1,085 155 14.3 3 3 (B) 115 27 23.5
Mountain 608 100 16.5 524 72 13.8 1 0 (B) 83 28 33.4
Pacific 5,529 648 11.7 4,812 443 9.2 22 2 (B) 695 203 29.3

Poverty Footnotes

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