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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

Asian A.O.I.C.
 
 People in families, total (2)
13,403 3,135 23.4 10,897 2,233 20.5 967 316 32.7 1,539 585 38.0

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
12,966 2,971 22.9 10,551 2,127 20.2 931 289 31.0 1,483 555 37.4
      Inside principal cities 6,007 1,549 25.8 4,821 1,094 22.7 423 138 32.6 763 317 41.6
      Outside principal cities 6,959 1,422 20.4 5,730 1,033 18.0 509 151 29.7 720 238 33.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 437 164 37.5 346 106 30.7 35 28 (B) 56 30 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
2,729 757 27.7 2,307 590 25.6 139 46 33.2 284 121 42.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,705 751 27.8 2,283 584 25.6 139 46 33.2 284 121 42.6
      Inside principal cities 1,272 465 36.6 1,076 369 34.3 36 22 (B) 160 74 45.8
      Outside principal cities 1,433 285 19.9 1,206 214 17.8 103 24 23.0 123 47 38.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 24 6 (B) 24 6 (B) 0 0 (B) 0 0 (X)
Midwest 1,628 441 27.1 1,397 333 23.8 71 27 (B) 160 81 50.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,568 412 26.3 1,342 305 22.7 67 27 (B) 159 80 50.3
      Inside principal cities 644 233 36.2 546 171 31.3 27 20 (B) 72 42 (B)
      Outside principal cities 923 179 19.4 796 134 16.8 40 7 (B) 87 38 43.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 60 29 (B) 55 28 (B) 4 0 (B) 1 1 (B)
South 2,990 705 23.6 2,412 482 20.0 283 116 40.9 295 108 36.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,838 626 22.1 2,283 426 18.7 259 92 35.6 295 108 36.5
      Inside principal cities 936 203 21.7 747 140 18.7 89 29 32.0 100 34 34.4
      Outside principal cities 1,902 423 22.2 1,537 286 18.6 170 64 37.4 195 73 37.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 152 79 51.9 129 56 43.1 23 23 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 6,056 1,231 20.3 4,781 827 17.3 474 127 26.9 801 277 34.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 5,855 1,182 20.2 4,643 812 17.5 466 123 26.4 746 247 33.1
      Inside principal cities 3,155 647 20.5 2,453 413 16.8 271 66 24.5 431 168 38.9
      Outside principal cities 2,700 534 19.8 2,190 398 18.2 196 57 28.9 315 79 25.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 201 50 24.8 138 16 11.5 8 4 (B) 55 30 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
580 166 28.7 480 127 26.5 22 5 (B) 77 34 44.4
Middle Atlantic 2,150 591 27.5 1,826 463 25.4 117 41 35.1 207 86 41.9
East North Central 1,303 364 27.9 1,125 274 24.4 50 21 (B) 128 69 53.7
West North Central 324 77 23.6 272 59 21.5 21 6 (B) 32 12 (B)
South Atlantic 1,646 362 22.0 1,317 230 17.5 140 53 37.7 189 79 41.9
East South Central 188 59 31.5 168 45 26.7 18 12 (B) 2 2 (B)
West South Central 1,155 284 24.5 928 207 22.3 124 50 40.6 103 26 25.2
Mountain 592 152 25.6 463 88 19.0 53 22 (B) 76 41 53.9
Pacific 5,464 1,080 19.8 4,318 739 17.1 421 105 24.9 725 236 32.5

Poverty Footnotes

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