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POV43: Region, Division and Type of Residence -- Poverty Status for People in Families With Related Children Under 18 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 alone
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
8,008 955 11.9 6,792 685 10.1 386 80 20.8 831 190 22.9

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
7,779 915 11.8 6,612 679 10.3 361 58 16.1 806 178 22.0
      Inside principal cities 3,624 546 15.1 3,008 378 12.6 171 44 25.9 445 123 27.7
      Outside principal cities 4,155 369 8.9 3,604 301 8.4 190 14 7.2 361 54 15.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 230 41 17.7 180 6 3.3 25 22 (B) 25 12 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
1,734 284 16.4 1,476 219 14.8 45 7 (B) 212 58 27.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,722 281 16.3 1,464 215 14.7 45 7 (B) 212 58 27.2
      Inside principal cities 797 226 28.3 656 168 25.6 11 5 (B) 131 53 40.4
      Outside principal cities 925 55 5.9 809 47 5.8 35 3 (B) 82 5 6.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 12 3 (B) 12 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
Midwest 1,088 192 17.6 977 132 13.5 31 14 (B) 80 46 56.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,055 189 17.9 944 130 13.8 31 14 (B) 80 46 56.8
      Inside principal cities 466 105 22.5 413 68 16.6 17 14 (B) 37 23 (B)
      Outside principal cities 589 84 14.3 531 61 11.5 14 0 (B) 43 23 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 33 3 (B) 33 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (B)
South 1,932 217 11.2 1,639 163 9.9 144 33 22.7 149 21 14.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,819 195 10.7 1,549 163 10.5 122 10 8.5 149 21 14.3
      Inside principal cities 624 70 11.3 503 44 8.8 56 10 (B) 66 16 (B)
      Outside principal cities 1,195 124 10.4 1,046 119 11.3 66 0 (B) 83 6 6.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 113 22 19.8 90 0 0.0 22 22 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 3,254 263 8.1 2,699 171 6.3 166 27 16.1 389 65 16.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,182 251 7.9 2,655 171 6.4 163 27 16.3 364 53 14.5
      Inside principal cities 1,736 145 8.4 1,437 97 6.8 87 16 18.0 212 32 15.2
      Outside principal cities 1,447 106 7.3 1,218 74 6.1 76 11 14.4 153 21 13.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 72 12 (B) 44 0 (B) 3 0 (B) 25 12 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
419 53 12.6 364 48 13.2 6 3 (B) 49 2 (B)
Middle Atlantic 1,315 231 17.6 1,112 171 15.3 39 5 (B) 163 56 34.4
East North Central 887 161 18.2 793 107 13.4 24 12 (B) 70 43 (B)
West North Central 201 30 15.1 184 26 14.0 6 1 (B) 11 3 (B)
South Atlantic 998 96 9.6 866 81 9.3 57 3 (B) 76 12 15.7
East South Central 96 29 30.1 82 20 24.3 12 7 (B) 2 2 (B)
West South Central 838 92 11.0 692 62 9.0 75 22 29.8 71 7 (B)
Mountain 336 31 9.2 277 24 8.5 22 0 (B) 37 7 (B)
Pacific 2,918 232 8.0 2,422 148 6.1 144 27 18.5 352 58 16.4

Poverty Footnotes

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