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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 alone
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
118,982 34,795 29.2 92,493 20,106 21.7 6,630 2,845 42.9 19,859 11,844 59.6

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
99,621 28,170 28.3 77,761 16,423 21.1 5,491 2,282 41.6 16,369 9,464 57.8
      Inside principal cities 32,812 12,174 37.1 23,875 6,804 28.5 2,104 978 46.5 6,833 4,393 64.3
      Outside principal cities 66,810 15,995 23.9 53,886 9,620 17.9 3,388 1,304 38.5 9,536 5,071 53.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 19,361 6,626 34.2 14,733 3,683 25.0 1,138 563 49.5 3,490 2,380 68.2

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
20,510 4,624 22.5 15,916 2,244 14.1 1,042 384 36.9 3,553 1,996 56.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 18,103 3,981 22.0 14,069 1,915 13.6 904 321 35.5 3,130 1,746 55.8
      Inside principal cities 4,089 1,568 38.4 2,666 680 25.5 251 103 40.9 1,172 786 67.1
      Outside principal cities 14,014 2,413 17.2 11,403 1,235 10.8 653 218 33.4 1,958 960 49.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,407 642 26.7 1,846 329 17.8 138 64 46.1 423 249 59.0
Midwest 26,733 6,787 25.4 21,047 3,675 17.5 1,601 707 44.2 4,085 2,405 58.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 20,002 4,662 23.3 15,886 2,512 15.8 1,211 534 44.1 2,904 1,616 55.6
      Inside principal cities 5,715 1,832 32.1 4,162 876 21.1 451 247 54.7 1,102 709 64.4
      Outside principal cities 14,287 2,830 19.8 11,724 1,636 14.0 761 287 37.7 1,802 907 50.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 6,731 2,125 31.6 5,161 1,162 22.5 390 173 44.5 1,181 789 66.9
South 41,953 13,413 32.0 32,720 8,023 24.5 2,152 980 45.5 7,081 4,411 62.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 34,388 10,537 30.6 26,984 6,389 23.7 1,706 726 42.5 5,698 3,422 60.1
      Inside principal cities 11,508 4,318 37.5 8,588 2,512 29.3 611 280 45.8 2,309 1,526 66.1
      Outside principal cities 22,880 6,219 27.2 18,395 3,877 21.1 1,095 446 40.7 3,389 1,896 55.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 7,565 2,876 38.0 5,736 1,634 28.5 446 254 56.9 1,382 989 71.5
West 29,787 9,971 33.5 22,811 6,165 27.0 1,835 774 42.2 5,141 3,032 59.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 27,129 8,989 33.1 20,822 5,607 26.9 1,671 702 42.0 4,637 2,680 57.8
      Inside principal cities 11,500 4,456 38.7 8,458 2,735 32.3 791 349 44.1 2,250 1,371 60.9
      Outside principal cities 15,629 4,533 29.0 12,363 2,872 23.2 879 353 40.1 2,386 1,309 54.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,658 982 36.9 1,989 558 28.0 164 72 43.9 504 352 69.9

Division (31)
 
New England
5,655 1,082 19.1 4,432 491 11.1 293 90 30.7 931 501 53.8
Middle Atlantic 14,855 3,542 23.8 11,484 1,753 15.3 749 294 39.3 2,621 1,495 57.0
East North Central 18,153 4,684 25.8 14,192 2,542 17.9 1,183 524 44.3 2,777 1,618 58.3
West North Central 8,580 2,104 24.5 6,854 1,133 16.5 418 184 43.9 1,307 787 60.2
South Atlantic 20,182 5,455 27.0 16,137 3,333 20.7 986 471 47.8 3,059 1,652 54.0
East South Central 6,635 2,194 33.1 5,109 1,240 24.3 341 159 46.6 1,184 795 67.1
West South Central 15,136 5,764 38.1 11,474 3,450 30.1 825 350 42.4 2,837 1,964 69.2
Mountain 9,842 3,163 32.1 7,664 1,859 24.3 492 208 42.2 1,685 1,096 65.0
Pacific 19,945 6,809 34.1 15,147 4,305 28.4 1,343 566 42.2 3,456 1,937 56.0

Poverty Footnotes

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