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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)

Asian alone
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
8,008 2,004 25.0 6,792 1,504 22.1 386 143 37.0 831 357 43.0

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
7,779 1,889 24.3 6,612 1,431 21.6 361 119 32.9 806 339 42.1
      Inside principal cities 3,624 1,000 27.6 3,008 708 23.5 171 65 37.8 445 227 50.9
      Outside principal cities 4,155 889 21.4 3,604 722 20.0 190 54 28.5 361 113 31.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 230 116 50.4 180 74 41.1 25 24 (B) 25 18 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
1,734 534 30.8 1,476 424 28.7 45 7 (B) 212 102 48.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,722 528 30.6 1,464 418 28.5 45 7 (B) 212 102 48.1
      Inside principal cities 797 357 44.8 656 280 42.7 11 5 (B) 131 72 55.3
      Outside principal cities 925 171 18.4 809 138 17.1 35 3 (B) 82 30 36.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 12 6 (B) 12 6 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
Midwest 1,088 317 29.1 977 251 25.7 31 15 (B) 80 51 63.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,055 300 28.4 944 234 24.7 31 15 (B) 80 51 63.8
      Inside principal cities 466 158 33.8 413 120 29.0 17 15 (B) 37 23 (B)
      Outside principal cities 589 142 24.1 531 114 21.4 14 0 (B) 43 28 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 33 17 (B) 33 17 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (B)
South 1,932 462 23.9 1,639 332 20.3 144 78 54.2 149 51 34.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,819 390 21.4 1,549 282 18.2 122 56 45.8 149 51 34.6
      Inside principal cities 624 122 19.5 503 74 14.7 56 20 (B) 66 27 (B)
      Outside principal cities 1,195 268 22.4 1,046 208 19.9 66 35 (B) 83 24 28.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 113 72 63.8 90 50 54.9 22 22 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 3,254 692 21.3 2,699 497 18.4 166 42 25.5 389 152 39.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,182 672 21.1 2,655 497 18.7 163 40 24.7 364 135 37.0
      Inside principal cities 1,736 363 20.9 1,437 234 16.3 87 24 27.9 212 104 49.2
      Outside principal cities 1,447 309 21.3 1,218 262 21.5 76 16 21.0 153 30 20.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 72 20 (B) 44 1 (B) 3 2 (B) 25 18 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
419 133 31.7 364 106 29.2 6 3 (B) 49 24 (B)
Middle Atlantic 1,315 401 30.5 1,112 318 28.6 39 5 (B) 163 78 48.0
East North Central 887 267 30.0 793 207 26.1 24 12 (B) 70 47 (B)
West North Central 201 51 25.1 184 44 23.7 6 3 (B) 11 4 (B)
South Atlantic 998 225 22.5 866 161 18.7 57 33 (B) 76 30 39.6
East South Central 96 37 38.6 82 23 27.7 12 12 (B) 2 2 (B)
West South Central 838 200 23.8 692 148 21.4 75 32 43.2 71 19 (B)
Mountain 336 73 21.6 277 41 14.9 22 10 (B) 37 22 (B)
Pacific 2,918 619 21.2 2,422 456 18.8 144 33 22.7 352 130 37.1

Poverty Footnotes

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