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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, not Hispanic
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
88,496 18,655 21.1 71,634 10,488 14.6 4,402 1,677 38.1 12,460 6,489 52.1

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
71,284 13,294 18.6 58,379 7,525 12.9 3,436 1,230 35.8 9,470 4,539 47.9
      Inside principal cities 18,501 3,987 21.5 14,646 2,135 14.6 961 342 35.6 2,894 1,509 52.2
      Outside principal cities 52,784 9,307 17.6 43,732 5,390 12.3 2,475 887 35.9 6,576 3,030 46.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 17,212 5,361 31.1 13,256 2,963 22.4 966 448 46.4 2,990 1,950 65.2

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
16,968 2,909 17.1 14,010 1,574 11.2 758 252 33.2 2,200 1,083 49.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 14,652 2,306 15.7 12,223 1,259 10.3 624 188 30.2 1,805 858 47.6
      Inside principal cities 2,259 548 24.3 1,818 311 17.1 100 27 27.2 341 210 61.7
      Outside principal cities 12,393 1,757 14.2 10,405 948 9.1 524 161 30.8 1,464 648 44.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,316 603 26.0 1,787 315 17.6 134 64 47.4 395 225 56.9
Midwest 24,214 5,412 22.4 19,309 2,848 14.7 1,312 531 40.5 3,593 2,033 56.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 17,831 3,457 19.4 14,405 1,789 12.4 947 380 40.1 2,478 1,288 52.0
      Inside principal cities 4,616 1,146 24.8 3,481 495 14.2 289 143 49.5 846 508 60.0
      Outside principal cities 13,215 2,311 17.5 10,924 1,294 11.8 658 237 36.0 1,632 779 47.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 6,383 1,955 30.6 4,904 1,059 21.6 365 151 41.3 1,114 746 66.9
South 30,745 7,216 23.5 24,814 4,222 17.0 1,511 635 42.0 4,420 2,360 53.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 24,201 4,968 20.5 19,780 2,941 14.9 1,149 440 38.3 3,272 1,587 48.5
      Inside principal cities 6,388 1,277 20.0 5,100 712 14.0 311 106 34.0 978 460 47.0
      Outside principal cities 17,813 3,691 20.7 14,680 2,229 15.2 838 335 39.9 2,295 1,127 49.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 6,544 2,248 34.4 5,034 1,281 25.4 361 195 53.9 1,148 773 67.3
West 16,569 3,118 18.8 13,502 1,845 13.7 821 259 31.6 2,247 1,013 45.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 14,600 2,563 17.6 11,971 1,536 12.8 716 221 30.9 1,914 806 42.1
      Inside principal cities 5,237 1,015 19.4 4,248 617 14.5 261 66 25.4 729 331 45.5
      Outside principal cities 9,363 1,548 16.5 7,723 919 11.9 455 154 34.0 1,185 474 40.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,969 555 28.2 1,531 309 20.2 105 38 36.6 333 207 62.3

Division (31)
 
New England
5,102 805 15.8 4,158 399 9.6 253 73 28.8 691 333 48.2
Middle Atlantic 11,866 2,104 17.7 9,851 1,175 11.9 506 179 35.4 1,509 750 49.7
East North Central 16,269 3,703 22.8 12,854 1,920 14.9 968 405 41.9 2,448 1,378 56.3
West North Central 7,945 1,709 21.5 6,456 928 14.4 344 126 36.5 1,145 656 57.3
South Atlantic 16,499 3,615 21.9 13,474 2,153 16.0 780 360 46.1 2,245 1,103 49.1
East South Central 6,248 1,970 31.5 4,826 1,111 23.0 319 144 45.1 1,103 716 64.9
West South Central 7,998 1,631 20.4 6,515 958 14.7 412 131 31.9 1,072 541 50.5
Mountain 6,624 1,379 20.8 5,526 840 15.2 210 47 22.4 888 492 55.4
Pacific 9,945 1,739 17.5 7,975 1,005 12.6 611 212 34.7 1,359 521 38.4

Poverty Footnotes

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