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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 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
122,472 36,193 29.6 94,717 20,698 21.9 6,864 2,952 43.0 20,892 12,543 60.0

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
102,547 29,258 28.5 79,656 16,875 21.2 5,677 2,366 41.7 17,214 10,017 58.2
      Inside principal cities 34,034 12,679 37.3 24,575 6,976 28.4 2,183 1,019 46.7 7,276 4,684 64.4
      Outside principal cities 68,513 16,579 24.2 55,081 9,899 18.0 3,495 1,348 38.6 9,938 5,333 53.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 19,925 6,935 34.8 15,061 3,823 25.4 1,186 586 49.4 3,678 2,526 68.7

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
20,917 4,820 23.0 16,114 2,289 14.2 1,095 415 37.9 3,707 2,116 57.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 18,481 4,166 22.5 14,255 1,958 13.7 954 349 36.6 3,272 1,859 56.8
      Inside principal cities 4,195 1,635 39.0 2,697 683 25.3 266 115 43.3 1,233 837 67.9
      Outside principal cities 14,286 2,531 17.7 11,558 1,275 11.0 689 234 34.0 2,039 1,022 50.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,436 653 26.8 1,859 331 17.8 141 65 46.3 435 257 59.0
Midwest 27,413 7,119 26.0 21,399 3,780 17.7 1,648 729 44.2 4,365 2,610 59.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 20,539 4,915 23.9 16,160 2,587 16.0 1,252 551 44.0 3,127 1,777 56.8
      Inside principal cities 5,994 1,987 33.2 4,274 915 21.4 465 252 54.2 1,254 820 65.4
      Outside principal cities 14,545 2,928 20.1 11,886 1,672 14.1 786 299 38.0 1,873 958 51.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 6,873 2,203 32.1 5,239 1,194 22.8 397 177 44.7 1,238 832 67.2
South 43,004 13,843 32.2 33,453 8,259 24.7 2,213 1,009 45.6 7,338 4,576 62.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 35,193 10,819 30.7 27,568 6,548 23.8 1,739 741 42.6 5,886 3,530 60.0
      Inside principal cities 11,802 4,413 37.4 8,792 2,571 29.2 629 286 45.5 2,382 1,557 65.3
      Outside principal cities 23,390 6,406 27.4 18,776 3,977 21.2 1,110 455 41.0 3,504 1,974 56.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 7,811 3,024 38.7 5,885 1,711 29.1 474 267 56.4 1,452 1,045 72.0
West 31,138 10,411 33.4 23,751 6,369 26.8 1,907 800 42.0 5,481 3,241 59.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 28,334 9,357 33.0 21,673 5,782 26.7 1,733 725 41.8 4,928 2,850 57.8
      Inside principal cities 12,042 4,643 38.6 8,812 2,807 31.9 823 365 44.4 2,407 1,471 61.1
      Outside principal cities 16,292 4,714 28.9 12,861 2,975 23.1 910 359 39.5 2,521 1,379 54.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,804 1,054 37.6 2,078 587 28.2 174 76 43.4 552 391 70.9

Division (31)
 
New England
5,760 1,126 19.5 4,488 502 11.2 312 105 33.7 961 518 53.9
Middle Atlantic 15,157 3,694 24.4 11,627 1,787 15.4 784 310 39.5 2,746 1,598 58.2
East North Central 18,618 4,919 26.4 14,425 2,620 18.2 1,217 538 44.2 2,976 1,761 59.2
West North Central 8,795 2,199 25.0 6,974 1,161 16.6 431 190 44.1 1,390 848 61.0
South Atlantic 20,561 5,592 27.2 16,379 3,389 20.7 1,009 482 47.8 3,173 1,721 54.2
East South Central 6,732 2,251 33.4 5,176 1,270 24.5 346 164 47.3 1,210 817 67.6
West South Central 15,711 6,001 38.2 11,897 3,601 30.3 857 363 42.3 2,956 2,038 68.9
Mountain 10,146 3,303 32.6 7,864 1,911 24.3 500 213 42.5 1,782 1,179 66.2
Pacific 20,992 7,108 33.9 15,887 4,458 28.1 1,407 588 41.8 3,699 2,062 55.8

Poverty Footnotes

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