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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

All races
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
154,692 35,448 22.9 112,733 15,938 14.1 9,096 2,967 32.6 32,862 16,543 50.3

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
131,523 29,236 22.2 96,077 13,195 13.7 7,614 2,400 31.5 27,831 13,641 49.0
      Inside principal cities 49,059 14,697 30.0 32,104 6,028 18.8 3,229 1,182 36.6 13,726 7,486 54.5
      Outside principal cities 82,464 14,540 17.6 63,973 7,167 11.2 4,386 1,218 27.8 14,105 6,155 43.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 23,168 6,212 26.8 16,656 2,743 16.5 1,482 566 38.2 5,031 2,902 57.7

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
26,513 5,007 18.9 19,272 1,962 10.2 1,446 456 31.5 5,795 2,589 44.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 23,982 4,574 19.1 17,352 1,757 10.1 1,291 417 32.3 5,340 2,400 44.9
      Inside principal cities 7,339 2,402 32.7 4,234 825 19.5 448 181 40.4 2,658 1,396 52.5
      Outside principal cities 16,643 2,172 13.0 13,118 933 7.1 843 236 28.0 2,682 1,003 37.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,531 433 17.1 1,921 204 10.6 155 39 24.9 455 190 41.7
Midwest 32,595 7,001 21.5 23,934 2,683 11.2 2,056 754 36.7 6,605 3,565 54.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 25,413 5,324 20.9 18,543 1,928 10.4 1,629 593 36.4 5,241 2,803 53.5
      Inside principal cities 9,076 2,973 32.8 5,488 823 15.0 730 338 46.3 2,858 1,812 63.4
      Outside principal cities 16,336 2,350 14.4 13,055 1,104 8.5 898 255 28.4 2,383 991 41.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 7,182 1,677 23.4 5,391 755 14.0 427 161 37.6 1,364 762 55.9
South 57,757 14,626 25.3 41,122 6,421 15.6 3,185 1,024 32.2 13,451 7,181 53.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 47,625 11,461 24.1 34,177 5,085 14.9 2,523 737 29.2 10,925 5,639 51.6
      Inside principal cities 17,276 5,197 30.1 11,329 2,092 18.5 988 305 30.9 4,959 2,800 56.5
      Outside principal cities 30,349 6,264 20.6 22,848 2,993 13.1 1,536 432 28.1 5,966 2,839 47.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 10,132 3,165 31.2 6,945 1,336 19.2 661 287 43.5 2,526 1,542 61.1
West 37,827 8,814 23.3 28,405 4,873 17.2 2,411 733 30.4 7,011 3,208 45.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 34,503 7,878 22.8 26,006 4,425 17.0 2,172 654 30.1 6,325 2,799 44.3
      Inside principal cities 15,368 4,124 26.8 11,054 2,288 20.7 1,063 358 33.7 3,251 1,478 45.5
      Outside principal cities 19,135 3,754 19.6 14,952 2,137 14.3 1,109 296 26.7 3,075 1,322 43.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,323 936 28.2 2,398 448 18.7 239 80 33.4 686 409 59.6

Division (31)
 
New England
6,770 1,062 15.7 5,190 448 8.6 365 92 25.3 1,215 522 42.9
Middle Atlantic 19,743 3,945 20.0 14,082 1,514 10.8 1,081 363 33.6 4,580 2,067 45.1
East North Central 22,654 4,954 21.9 16,369 1,746 10.7 1,528 579 37.9 4,757 2,628 55.2
West North Central 9,941 2,047 20.6 7,565 936 12.4 528 175 33.1 1,848 937 50.7
South Atlantic 28,913 6,461 22.3 20,665 2,660 12.9 1,542 522 33.8 6,706 3,279 48.9
East South Central 8,983 2,599 28.9 6,221 1,024 16.5 515 202 39.3 2,247 1,373 61.1
West South Central 19,861 5,566 28.0 14,236 2,736 19.2 1,128 300 26.6 4,498 2,530 56.2
Mountain 11,498 2,833 24.6 8,695 1,418 16.3 655 236 36.0 2,149 1,179 54.9
Pacific 26,328 5,981 22.7 19,710 3,455 17.5 1,755 497 28.3 4,863 2,029 41.7

Poverty Footnotes

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