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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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 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)

Black alone
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
21,796 8,221 37.7 9,706 1,732 17.8 1,587 622 39.2 10,503 5,866 55.9

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
19,619 7,215 36.8 8,779 1,493 17.0 1,405 541 38.5 9,435 5,181 54.9
      Inside principal cities 10,740 4,574 42.6 4,145 862 20.8 784 327 41.7 5,810 3,385 58.3
      Outside principal cities 8,880 2,641 29.7 4,634 631 13.6 621 213 34.4 3,625 1,797 49.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,177 1,006 46.2 927 239 25.8 182 82 44.9 1,068 685 64.2

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
3,711 1,235 33.3 1,560 215 13.8 295 133 45.1 1,856 887 47.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,644 1,203 33.0 1,526 200 13.1 282 126 44.7 1,837 877 47.7
      Inside principal cities 2,286 859 37.6 839 144 17.2 163 61 37.6 1,284 653 50.9
      Outside principal cities 1,359 344 25.4 687 56 8.1 119 65 54.5 553 224 40.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 67 31 (B) 35 15 (B) 13 7 (B) 19 10 (B)
Midwest 3,805 1,826 48.0 1,424 356 25.0 325 172 53.0 2,056 1,297 63.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,678 1,755 47.7 1,352 320 23.7 321 168 52.4 2,005 1,267 63.2
      Inside principal cities 2,546 1,387 54.5 770 226 29.4 231 133 57.8 1,546 1,027 66.4
      Outside principal cities 1,132 369 32.6 582 94 16.1 90 35 38.5 460 240 52.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 127 71 55.7 72 36 (B) 4 4 (B) 51 31 (B)
South 12,174 4,512 37.1 5,585 954 17.1 792 253 32.0 5,797 3,305 57.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 10,246 3,625 35.4 4,812 778 16.2 633 187 29.6 4,801 2,660 55.4
      Inside principal cities 4,767 1,943 40.8 1,987 375 18.9 295 91 30.9 2,484 1,477 59.5
      Outside principal cities 5,479 1,682 30.7 2,824 403 14.3 338 96 28.4 2,316 1,183 51.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,929 887 46.0 773 177 22.8 158 66 41.6 997 645 64.7
West 2,106 648 30.8 1,137 207 18.2 175 64 36.4 794 378 47.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,051 632 30.8 1,090 195 17.9 169 59 35.0 793 378 47.6
      Inside principal cities 1,141 385 33.8 550 117 21.2 95 41 43.3 496 228 45.9
      Outside principal cities 911 247 27.1 540 79 14.5 74 18 (B) 297 150 50.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 55 17 (B) 47 12 (B) 6 5 (B) 1 0 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
529 170 32.1 299 51 17.1 37 18 (B) 193 100 52.0
Middle Atlantic 3,182 1,065 33.5 1,261 164 13.0 258 115 44.6 1,663 786 47.3
East North Central 3,051 1,460 47.8 1,096 238 21.7 273 153 56.0 1,682 1,068 63.5
West North Central 754 366 48.6 328 118 35.9 52 19 (B) 374 229 61.2
South Atlantic 7,049 2,446 34.7 3,213 475 14.8 460 146 31.8 3,376 1,825 54.1
East South Central 2,114 969 45.8 933 231 24.7 152 56 37.0 1,029 682 66.3
West South Central 3,011 1,097 36.4 1,439 249 17.3 180 51 28.2 1,392 798 57.3
Mountain 501 164 32.7 271 48 17.5 51 32 (B) 179 84 47.2
Pacific 1,605 485 30.2 866 160 18.4 124 32 25.8 615 293 47.7

Poverty Footnotes

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