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POV42: Region, Division and Type of Residence -- Poverty Status for People in Families 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)

  People in families (total) (10) People in married-couple families (11) People in families with a male householder, no wife present People in families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

Asian A.O.I.C.
 
 People in families, total (2)
13,403 1,361 10.2 10,897 942 8.6 967 129 13.3 1,539 290 18.9

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
12,966 1,301 10.0 10,551 924 8.8 931 106 11.4 1,483 271 18.2
      Inside principal cities 6,007 729 12.1 4,821 501 10.4 423 61 14.5 763 167 21.9
      Outside principal cities 6,959 571 8.2 5,730 423 7.4 509 45 8.8 720 103 14.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 437 60 13.8 346 18 5.3 35 22 (B) 56 20 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
2,729 346 12.7 2,307 265 11.5 139 21 15.4 284 60 21.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,705 343 12.7 2,283 262 11.5 139 21 15.4 284 60 21.1
      Inside principal cities 1,272 258 20.2 1,076 200 18.6 36 5 (B) 160 53 33.0
      Outside principal cities 1,433 85 5.9 1,206 61 5.1 103 17 16.3 123 7 5.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 24 4 (B) 24 4 (B) 0 0 (B) 0 0 (X)
Midwest 1,628 234 14.4 1,397 149 10.7 71 19 (B) 160 66 41.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,568 231 14.7 1,342 147 10.9 67 19 (B) 159 65 41.2
      Inside principal cities 644 128 19.9 546 79 14.5 27 16 (B) 72 33 (B)
      Outside principal cities 923 103 11.1 796 67 8.5 40 3 (B) 87 32 37.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 60 3 (B) 55 3 (B) 4 0 (B) 1 1 (B)
South 2,990 300 10.0 2,412 216 8.9 283 44 15.4 295 41 13.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,838 272 9.6 2,283 210 9.2 259 21 8.2 295 41 13.9
      Inside principal cities 936 82 8.8 747 56 7.5 89 10 11.6 100 16 15.8
      Outside principal cities 1,902 190 10.0 1,537 154 10.0 170 11 6.4 195 25 12.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 152 28 18.6 129 6 4.6 23 22 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 6,056 481 7.9 4,781 312 6.5 474 45 9.5 801 123 15.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 5,855 455 7.8 4,643 306 6.6 466 45 9.6 746 104 14.0
      Inside principal cities 3,155 262 8.3 2,453 166 6.8 271 31 11.4 431 65 15.2
      Outside principal cities 2,700 194 7.2 2,190 141 6.4 196 14 7.2 315 39 12.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 201 25 12.5 138 6 4.4 8 0 (B) 55 19 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
580 67 11.5 480 60 12.5 22 3 (B) 77 4 4.8
Middle Atlantic 2,150 280 13.0 1,826 205 11.2 117 18 15.5 207 56 27.2
East North Central 1,303 196 15.0 1,125 123 11.0 50 15 (B) 128 57 44.8
West North Central 324 38 11.7 272 26 9.5 21 4 (B) 32 9 (B)
South Atlantic 1,646 146 8.9 1,317 106 8.1 140 8 5.9 189 32 16.7
East South Central 188 29 15.4 168 20 11.8 18 7 (B) 2 2 (B)
West South Central 1,155 125 10.8 928 89 9.6 124 28 22.8 103 7 7.0
Mountain 592 70 11.8 463 46 10.0 53 9 (B) 76 15 19.2
Pacific 5,464 410 7.5 4,318 266 6.2 421 36 8.5 725 109 15.0

Poverty Footnotes

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