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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)

Asian alone
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
8,008 1,256 15.7 6,792 927 13.6 386 84 21.7 831 245 29.5

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
7,779 1,194 15.3 6,612 901 13.6 361 62 17.1 806 231 28.7
      Inside principal cities 3,624 659 18.2 3,008 462 15.3 171 44 25.9 445 153 34.4
      Outside principal cities 4,155 535 12.9 3,604 440 12.2 190 17 9.1 361 78 21.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 230 62 27.0 180 25 14.2 25 22 (B) 25 14 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
1,734 402 23.2 1,476 317 21.5 45 7 (B) 212 78 36.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,722 399 23.2 1,464 313 21.4 45 7 (B) 212 78 36.9
      Inside principal cities 797 273 34.2 656 209 31.9 11 5 (B) 131 59 45.2
      Outside principal cities 925 126 13.7 809 104 12.9 35 3 (B) 82 19 23.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 12 3 (B) 12 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
Midwest 1,088 231 21.2 977 172 17.6 31 14 (B) 80 46 56.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,055 223 21.1 944 164 17.4 31 14 (B) 80 46 56.8
      Inside principal cities 466 118 25.3 413 82 19.8 17 14 (B) 37 23 (B)
      Outside principal cities 589 105 17.9 531 82 15.5 14 0 (B) 43 23 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 33 8 (B) 33 8 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (B)
South 1,932 277 14.3 1,639 211 12.9 144 36 25.2 149 29 19.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,819 240 13.2 1,549 197 12.7 122 14 11.5 149 29 19.6
      Inside principal cities 624 84 13.5 503 58 11.4 56 10 (B) 66 16 (B)
      Outside principal cities 1,195 156 13.1 1,046 140 13.3 66 4 (B) 83 13 15.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 113 36 32.2 90 14 15.5 22 22 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 3,254 346 10.6 2,699 227 8.4 166 27 16.1 389 92 23.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,182 332 10.4 2,655 227 8.6 163 27 16.3 364 78 21.4
      Inside principal cities 1,736 184 10.6 1,437 114 7.9 87 16 18.0 212 55 26.0
      Outside principal cities 1,447 147 10.2 1,218 113 9.3 76 11 14.4 153 23 15.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 72 14 (B) 44 0 (B) 3 0 (B) 25 14 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
419 77 18.4 364 63 17.2 6 3 (B) 49 12 (B)
Middle Atlantic 1,315 325 24.7 1,112 254 22.8 39 5 (B) 163 67 40.8
East North Central 887 198 22.3 793 143 18.0 24 12 (B) 70 43 (B)
West North Central 201 34 16.7 184 29 15.7 6 1 (B) 11 3 (B)
South Atlantic 998 127 12.7 866 108 12.4 57 7 (B) 76 13 16.6
East South Central 96 29 30.1 82 20 24.3 12 7 (B) 2 2 (B)
West South Central 838 121 14.4 692 84 12.1 75 22 29.8 71 15 (B)
Mountain 336 41 12.3 277 28 10.0 22 0 (B) 37 14 (B)
Pacific 2,918 304 10.4 2,422 199 8.2 144 27 18.5 352 78 22.3

Poverty Footnotes

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