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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)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
23,514 11,925 50.7 10,603 3,139 29.6 1,717 949 55.3 11,194 7,837 70.0

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
21,126 10,403 49.2 9,575 2,679 28.0 1,513 821 54.3 10,037 6,903 68.8
      Inside principal cities 11,378 6,312 55.5 4,419 1,408 31.9 839 492 58.7 6,120 4,412 72.1
      Outside principal cities 9,748 4,090 42.0 5,156 1,271 24.6 675 329 48.7 3,918 2,491 63.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,388 1,522 63.7 1,028 460 44.7 203 128 63.0 1,157 934 80.7

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
4,024 1,904 47.3 1,705 474 27.8 333 196 58.8 1,986 1,234 62.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,942 1,866 47.3 1,667 459 27.5 319 189 59.1 1,956 1,219 62.3
      Inside principal cities 2,385 1,284 53.9 865 307 35.5 177 107 60.5 1,343 870 64.8
      Outside principal cities 1,557 582 37.4 802 152 18.9 142 81 57.5 613 349 56.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 82 38 46.0 38 15 (B) 13 7 (B) 30 16 (B)
Midwest 4,205 2,556 60.8 1,601 581 36.3 350 238 68.0 2,254 1,738 77.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,007 2,436 60.8 1,481 526 35.5 342 230 67.2 2,184 1,680 76.9
      Inside principal cities 2,736 1,830 66.9 829 330 39.8 241 169 70.1 1,666 1,331 79.9
      Outside principal cities 1,271 606 47.6 652 196 30.0 101 61 60.3 518 349 67.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 198 120 60.9 119 55 45.8 8 8 (B) 70 58 (B)
South 12,751 6,361 49.9 5,912 1,705 28.8 834 419 50.3 6,005 4,237 70.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 10,724 5,036 47.0 5,097 1,332 26.1 659 312 47.3 4,967 3,393 68.3
      Inside principal cities 4,910 2,592 52.8 2,062 591 28.6 310 153 49.3 2,538 1,848 72.8
      Outside principal cities 5,814 2,444 42.0 3,035 741 24.4 349 159 45.4 2,430 1,545 63.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,027 1,325 65.4 815 373 45.8 174 108 61.7 1,038 844 81.3
West 2,534 1,104 43.6 1,385 379 27.4 200 96 48.2 949 629 66.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,452 1,064 43.4 1,329 362 27.2 193 91 47.1 930 612 65.8
      Inside principal cities 1,346 606 45.0 662 180 27.1 110 63 57.3 574 363 63.3
      Outside principal cities 1,105 458 41.5 667 182 27.3 82 28 33.4 356 249 69.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 82 39 47.9 56 17 (B) 7 6 (B) 19 17 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
609 286 46.9 340 98 29.0 51 40 (B) 219 148 67.6
Middle Atlantic 3,415 1,618 47.4 1,366 376 27.5 282 156 55.3 1,767 1,086 61.5
East North Central 3,340 2,008 60.1 1,222 405 33.2 290 198 68.3 1,827 1,404 76.8
West North Central 865 548 63.4 378 175 46.3 60 40 (B) 427 333 78.1
South Atlantic 7,369 3,446 46.8 3,385 879 26.0 488 229 46.9 3,496 2,338 66.9
East South Central 2,172 1,318 60.7 966 360 37.2 155 99 63.5 1,051 859 81.8
West South Central 3,209 1,597 49.8 1,560 466 29.9 191 92 48.1 1,458 1,039 71.3
Mountain 602 298 49.5 326 99 30.5 57 40 (B) 219 159 72.5
Pacific 1,932 806 41.7 1,059 280 26.4 143 57 39.5 729 470 64.4

Poverty Footnotes

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