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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

Hispanic (any race)
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
33,229 18,473 55.6 22,452 11,030 49.1 2,464 1,319 53.5 8,313 6,123 73.7

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
30,870 16,964 55.0 20,828 10,141 48.7 2,279 1,186 52.0 7,763 5,637 72.6
      Inside principal cities 15,605 9,343 59.9 9,913 5,327 53.7 1,263 707 56.0 4,429 3,309 74.7
      Outside principal cities 15,266 7,621 49.9 10,916 4,813 44.1 1,017 479 47.1 3,334 2,329 69.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,359 1,509 64.0 1,623 890 54.8 185 133 72.0 550 486 88.4

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
4,209 2,140 50.8 2,227 834 37.5 353 169 47.7 1,629 1,137 69.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,110 2,092 50.9 2,161 814 37.7 350 169 48.3 1,599 1,110 69.4
      Inside principal cities 2,229 1,292 58.0 1,038 471 45.3 202 106 52.5 989 716 72.4
      Outside principal cities 1,880 800 42.5 1,122 343 30.6 148 63 42.5 610 394 64.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 100 47 47.3 66 21 (B) 4 0 (B) 30 27 (B)
Midwest 2,700 1,566 58.0 1,844 928 50.3 303 190 62.8 553 448 81.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,326 1,343 57.7 1,571 789 50.2 278 167 60.2 478 387 81.0
      Inside principal cities 1,174 764 65.0 711 405 56.9 175 115 65.8 288 243 84.6
      Outside principal cities 1,152 579 50.3 860 384 44.6 102 52 50.6 190 144 75.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 373 223 59.9 273 140 51.1 25 23 (B) 75 61 81.1
South 11,925 6,883 57.7 8,352 4,256 51.0 672 386 57.3 2,901 2,241 77.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 10,810 6,147 56.9 7,584 3,818 50.3 584 326 55.8 2,642 2,003 75.8
      Inside principal cities 5,431 3,347 61.6 3,671 2,021 55.0 313 186 59.5 1,447 1,140 78.8
      Outside principal cities 5,379 2,801 52.1 3,913 1,798 45.9 271 140 51.6 1,195 863 72.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,115 735 65.9 768 438 57.0 88 59 67.4 259 238 91.8
West 14,395 7,884 54.8 10,029 5,011 50.0 1,136 575 50.6 3,230 2,298 71.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 13,624 7,381 54.2 9,513 4,720 49.6 1,067 524 49.1 3,044 2,137 70.2
      Inside principal cities 6,770 3,940 58.2 4,492 2,431 54.1 572 299 52.3 1,705 1,210 70.9
      Outside principal cities 6,854 3,441 50.2 5,021 2,289 45.6 495 225 45.3 1,338 928 69.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 771 503 65.3 516 291 56.5 68 51 (B) 186 161 86.3

Division (31)
 
New England
677 381 56.3 315 136 43.2 58 25 (B) 304 220 72.4
Middle Atlantic 3,532 1,758 49.8 1,912 698 36.5 295 143 48.6 1,325 917 69.2
East North Central 2,000 1,098 54.9 1,416 686 48.4 222 122 55.0 362 290 80.2
West North Central 700 468 66.9 428 243 56.7 81 68 84.3 191 158 82.5
South Atlantic 4,001 2,056 51.4 2,853 1,312 46.0 232 121 52.2 915 622 68.0
East South Central 435 295 67.7 304 173 56.8 23 15 (B) 108 106 98.3
West South Central 7,490 4,532 60.5 5,194 2,771 53.3 417 249 59.6 1,878 1,512 80.5
Mountain 3,451 2,033 58.9 2,270 1,162 51.2 299 182 60.9 881 689 78.1
Pacific 10,944 5,852 53.5 7,758 3,850 49.6 837 393 46.9 2,349 1,609 68.5

Poverty Footnotes

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