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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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 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)

Hispanic (any race)
 
 People in families, total (2)
42,717 13,553 31.7 28,498 7,290 25.6 3,935 1,143 29.1 10,283 5,120 49.8

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
39,678 12,469 31.4 26,430 6,728 25.5 3,653 1,059 29.0 9,594 4,682 48.8
      Inside principal cities 19,979 6,978 34.9 12,538 3,599 28.7 1,992 636 31.9 5,449 2,743 50.3
      Outside principal cities 19,699 5,491 27.9 13,893 3,129 22.5 1,661 423 25.5 4,146 1,939 46.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,039 1,084 35.7 2,067 562 27.2 282 84 29.8 689 438 63.5

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
5,667 1,693 29.9 3,063 597 19.5 630 191 30.3 1,975 905 45.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 5,554 1,663 29.9 2,984 582 19.5 626 191 30.5 1,944 890 45.8
      Inside principal cities 3,044 1,039 34.1 1,484 347 23.3 341 115 33.8 1,219 577 47.4
      Outside principal cities 2,510 624 24.9 1,500 236 15.7 285 76 26.6 726 313 43.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 113 30 26.4 78 15 18.7 4 0 (B) 31 15 (B)
Midwest 3,413 1,144 33.5 2,273 600 26.4 453 152 33.5 687 393 57.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,951 994 33.7 1,942 519 26.7 411 129 31.5 598 345 57.7
      Inside principal cities 1,501 577 38.5 885 265 29.9 256 99 38.6 360 214 59.4
      Outside principal cities 1,451 416 28.7 1,057 254 24.1 155 31 19.7 238 131 55.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 462 151 32.7 331 81 24.3 42 23 (B) 89 48 53.7
South 15,655 5,128 32.8 10,762 2,810 26.1 1,224 331 27.1 3,669 1,987 54.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 14,163 4,573 32.3 9,782 2,535 25.9 1,065 292 27.5 3,316 1,745 52.6
      Inside principal cities 6,987 2,506 35.9 4,612 1,303 28.2 578 176 30.5 1,797 1,027 57.2
      Outside principal cities 7,176 2,066 28.8 5,170 1,233 23.8 487 116 23.8 1,519 718 47.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,492 555 37.2 979 275 28.0 159 39 24.5 354 242 68.4
West 17,982 5,587 31.1 12,400 3,283 26.5 1,629 469 28.8 3,952 1,835 46.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 17,010 5,239 30.8 11,722 3,091 26.4 1,551 446 28.8 3,737 1,702 45.6
      Inside principal cities 8,447 2,855 33.8 5,557 1,685 30.3 817 245 30.0 2,073 924 44.6
      Outside principal cities 8,563 2,384 27.8 6,165 1,405 22.8 734 201 27.4 1,663 778 46.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 972 348 35.8 678 192 28.3 78 23 29.0 216 133 61.7

Division (31)
 
New England
913 325 35.6 451 89 19.7 99 27 27.5 362 209 57.7
Middle Atlantic 4,755 1,368 28.8 2,612 508 19.5 530 164 30.9 1,613 696 43.1
East North Central 2,584 810 31.4 1,772 450 25.4 348 105 30.1 465 256 55.1
West North Central 828 334 40.3 502 150 29.9 105 47 44.9 221 137 61.7
South Atlantic 5,654 1,533 27.1 3,923 891 22.7 502 139 27.6 1,229 504 41.0
East South Central 504 187 37.2 355 88 24.8 33 10 (B) 116 89 77.2
West South Central 9,498 3,408 35.9 6,484 1,832 28.2 689 183 26.6 2,325 1,393 59.9
Mountain 4,360 1,567 35.9 2,911 850 29.2 405 140 34.5 1,044 577 55.3
Pacific 13,622 4,021 29.5 9,489 2,433 25.6 1,224 329 26.9 2,909 1,258 43.3

Poverty Footnotes

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