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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 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)

Asian A.O.I.C.
 
 People in families, total (2)
13,403 3,401 25.4 10,897 2,451 22.5 967 336 34.8 1,539 613 39.8

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
12,966 3,220 24.8 10,551 2,329 22.1 931 309 33.1 1,483 583 39.3
      Inside principal cities 6,007 1,685 28.1 4,821 1,205 25.0 423 146 34.5 763 335 43.9
      Outside principal cities 6,959 1,535 22.1 5,730 1,124 19.6 509 162 31.9 720 248 34.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 437 180 41.3 346 122 35.4 35 28 (B) 56 30 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
2,729 802 29.4 2,307 625 27.1 139 46 33.2 284 131 46.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,705 795 29.4 2,283 618 27.1 139 46 33.2 284 131 46.1
      Inside principal cities 1,272 501 39.4 1,076 395 36.7 36 22 (B) 160 84 52.1
      Outside principal cities 1,433 294 20.5 1,206 223 18.5 103 24 23.0 123 47 38.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 24 7 (B) 24 7 (B) 0 0 (B) 0 0 (X)
Midwest 1,628 467 28.7 1,397 359 25.7 71 27 (B) 160 81 50.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,568 437 27.9 1,342 330 24.6 67 27 (B) 159 80 50.3
      Inside principal cities 644 236 36.6 546 174 31.8 27 20 (B) 72 42 (B)
      Outside principal cities 923 201 21.8 796 156 19.6 40 7 (B) 87 38 43.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 60 30 (B) 55 29 (B) 4 0 (B) 1 1 (B)
South 2,990 740 24.8 2,412 496 20.5 283 126 44.5 295 119 40.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,838 657 23.1 2,283 435 19.1 259 102 39.5 295 119 40.3
      Inside principal cities 936 213 22.8 747 146 19.6 89 29 32.0 100 39 39.0
      Outside principal cities 1,902 443 23.3 1,537 289 18.8 170 74 43.4 195 80 41.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 152 84 54.9 129 60 46.7 23 23 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 6,056 1,391 23.0 4,781 971 20.3 474 137 28.9 801 283 35.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 5,855 1,331 22.7 4,643 946 20.4 466 133 28.5 746 253 33.9
      Inside principal cities 3,155 735 23.3 2,453 490 20.0 271 75 27.6 431 170 39.5
      Outside principal cities 2,700 596 22.1 2,190 456 20.8 196 58 29.6 315 83 26.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 201 60 29.8 138 26 18.7 8 4 (B) 55 30 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
580 167 28.8 480 128 26.6 22 5 (B) 77 34 44.4
Middle Atlantic 2,150 635 29.6 1,826 498 27.2 117 41 35.1 207 97 46.8
East North Central 1,303 384 29.5 1,125 294 26.2 50 21 (B) 128 69 53.7
West North Central 324 83 25.5 272 65 23.8 21 6 (B) 32 12 (B)
South Atlantic 1,646 375 22.8 1,317 236 17.9 140 53 37.7 189 86 45.5
East South Central 188 64 34.0 168 50 29.5 18 12 (B) 2 2 (B)
West South Central 1,155 301 26.1 928 210 22.7 124 61 48.7 103 31 29.7
Mountain 592 176 29.7 463 111 23.9 53 22 (B) 76 43 56.0
Pacific 5,464 1,215 22.2 4,318 861 19.9 421 115 27.2 725 240 33.1

Poverty Footnotes

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