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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
122,472 41,784 34.1 94,717 24,870 26.3 6,864 3,274 47.7 20,892 13,640 65.3

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
102,547 33,817 33.0 79,656 20,277 25.5 5,677 2,620 46.2 17,214 10,919 63.4
      Inside principal cities 34,034 14,441 42.4 24,575 8,242 33.5 2,183 1,095 50.2 7,276 5,104 70.1
      Outside principal cities 68,513 19,376 28.3 55,081 12,035 21.8 3,495 1,525 43.6 9,938 5,815 58.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 19,925 7,967 40.0 15,061 4,593 30.5 1,186 653 55.1 3,678 2,720 74.0

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
20,917 5,698 27.2 16,114 2,922 18.1 1,095 446 40.7 3,707 2,330 62.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 18,481 4,965 26.9 14,255 2,541 17.8 954 375 39.3 3,272 2,049 62.6
      Inside principal cities 4,195 1,896 45.2 2,697 867 32.1 266 117 44.1 1,233 913 74.0
      Outside principal cities 14,286 3,069 21.5 11,558 1,675 14.5 689 258 37.4 2,039 1,136 55.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,436 733 30.1 1,859 380 20.4 141 72 50.7 435 281 64.7
Midwest 27,413 8,301 30.3 21,399 4,628 21.6 1,648 807 49.0 4,365 2,866 65.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 20,539 5,784 28.2 16,160 3,197 19.8 1,252 620 49.5 3,127 1,967 62.9
      Inside principal cities 5,994 2,301 38.4 4,274 1,128 26.4 465 267 57.4 1,254 907 72.3
      Outside principal cities 14,545 3,483 23.9 11,886 2,070 17.4 786 353 44.9 1,873 1,060 56.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 6,873 2,517 36.6 5,239 1,430 27.3 397 187 47.2 1,238 899 72.6
South 43,004 15,853 36.9 33,453 9,807 29.3 2,213 1,153 52.1 7,338 4,892 66.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 35,193 12,358 35.1 27,568 7,731 28.0 1,739 854 49.1 5,886 3,773 64.1
      Inside principal cities 11,802 4,984 42.2 8,792 3,012 34.3 629 319 50.7 2,382 1,654 69.4
      Outside principal cities 23,390 7,374 31.5 18,776 4,719 25.1 1,110 536 48.2 3,504 2,119 60.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 7,811 3,495 44.7 5,885 2,076 35.3 474 299 63.0 1,452 1,120 77.1
West 31,138 11,931 38.3 23,751 7,514 31.6 1,907 867 45.5 5,481 3,551 64.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 28,334 10,710 37.8 21,673 6,807 31.4 1,733 772 44.5 4,928 3,131 63.5
      Inside principal cities 12,042 5,259 43.7 8,812 3,236 36.7 823 392 47.7 2,407 1,631 67.7
      Outside principal cities 16,292 5,450 33.5 12,861 3,571 27.8 910 379 41.7 2,521 1,500 59.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,804 1,222 43.6 2,078 706 34.0 174 95 54.8 552 420 76.0

Division (31)
 
New England
5,760 1,328 23.1 4,488 629 14.0 312 126 40.5 961 573 59.6
Middle Atlantic 15,157 4,370 28.8 11,627 2,292 19.7 784 320 40.8 2,746 1,757 64.0
East North Central 18,618 5,725 30.7 14,425 3,191 22.1 1,217 588 48.3 2,976 1,946 65.4
West North Central 8,795 2,576 29.3 6,974 1,437 20.6 431 219 50.8 1,390 921 66.2
South Atlantic 20,561 6,513 31.7 16,379 4,104 25.1 1,009 532 52.7 3,173 1,876 59.1
East South Central 6,732 2,615 38.8 5,176 1,564 30.2 346 181 52.4 1,210 870 71.9
West South Central 15,711 6,725 42.8 11,897 4,139 34.8 857 439 51.3 2,956 2,147 72.6
Mountain 10,146 3,762 37.1 7,864 2,253 28.7 500 250 50.1 1,782 1,259 70.6
Pacific 20,992 8,169 38.9 15,887 5,261 33.1 1,407 617 43.8 3,699 2,292 62.0

Poverty Footnotes

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