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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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)

All races
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
154,692 42,382 27.4 112,733 20,280 18.0 9,096 3,529 38.8 32,862 18,572 56.5

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
131,523 34,916 26.5 96,077 16,759 17.4 7,614 2,857 37.5 27,831 15,300 55.0
      Inside principal cities 49,059 17,143 34.9 32,104 7,465 23.3 3,229 1,361 42.2 13,726 8,316 60.6
      Outside principal cities 82,464 17,773 21.6 63,973 9,294 14.5 4,386 1,495 34.1 14,105 6,984 49.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 23,168 7,466 32.2 16,656 3,521 21.1 1,482 673 45.4 5,031 3,272 65.0

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
26,513 5,966 22.5 19,272 2,505 13.0 1,446 528 36.5 5,795 2,933 50.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 23,982 5,404 22.5 17,352 2,235 12.9 1,291 475 36.8 5,340 2,694 50.5
      Inside principal cities 7,339 2,776 37.8 4,234 1,031 24.4 448 208 46.6 2,658 1,536 57.8
      Outside principal cities 16,643 2,628 15.8 13,118 1,204 9.2 843 266 31.6 2,682 1,158 43.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,531 562 22.2 1,921 270 14.1 155 53 34.5 455 239 52.5
Midwest 32,595 8,360 25.6 23,934 3,510 14.7 2,056 878 42.7 6,605 3,972 60.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 25,413 6,385 25.1 18,543 2,558 13.8 1,629 702 43.1 5,241 3,126 59.6
      Inside principal cities 9,076 3,470 38.2 5,488 1,114 20.3 730 386 52.8 2,858 1,971 69.0
      Outside principal cities 16,336 2,915 17.8 13,055 1,444 11.1 898 316 35.2 2,383 1,155 48.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 7,182 1,975 27.5 5,391 952 17.7 427 176 41.3 1,364 846 62.0
South 57,757 17,212 29.8 41,122 8,042 19.6 3,185 1,263 39.7 13,451 7,907 58.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 47,625 13,439 28.2 34,177 6,335 18.5 2,523 916 36.3 10,925 6,187 56.6
      Inside principal cities 17,276 5,914 34.2 11,329 2,507 22.1 988 361 36.5 4,959 3,046 61.4
      Outside principal cities 30,349 7,525 24.8 22,848 3,829 16.8 1,536 556 36.2 5,966 3,141 52.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 10,132 3,773 37.2 6,945 1,706 24.6 661 347 52.4 2,526 1,720 68.1
West 37,827 10,845 28.7 28,405 6,223 21.9 2,411 861 35.7 7,011 3,761 53.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 34,503 9,688 28.1 26,006 5,631 21.7 2,172 764 35.2 6,325 3,293 52.1
      Inside principal cities 15,368 4,983 32.4 11,054 2,814 25.5 1,063 407 38.2 3,251 1,762 54.2
      Outside principal cities 19,135 4,705 24.6 14,952 2,817 18.8 1,109 358 32.3 3,075 1,530 49.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,323 1,157 34.8 2,398 593 24.7 239 96 40.2 686 468 68.2

Division (31)
 
New England
6,770 1,297 19.2 5,190 586 11.3 365 115 31.5 1,215 597 49.1
Middle Atlantic 19,743 4,669 23.6 14,082 1,919 13.6 1,081 413 38.2 4,580 2,336 51.0
East North Central 22,654 5,961 26.3 16,369 2,385 14.6 1,528 669 43.8 4,757 2,907 61.1
West North Central 9,941 2,398 24.1 7,565 1,125 14.9 528 209 39.5 1,848 1,065 57.6
South Atlantic 28,913 7,666 26.5 20,665 3,432 16.6 1,542 613 39.8 6,706 3,620 54.0
East South Central 8,983 3,036 33.8 6,221 1,303 20.9 515 236 45.9 2,247 1,497 66.6
West South Central 19,861 6,509 32.8 14,236 3,306 23.2 1,128 413 36.7 4,498 2,789 62.0
Mountain 11,498 3,459 30.1 8,695 1,840 21.2 655 260 39.7 2,149 1,359 63.3
Pacific 26,328 7,386 28.1 19,710 4,384 22.2 1,755 601 34.2 4,863 2,402 49.4

Poverty Footnotes

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