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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 alone
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
118,982 40,216 33.8 92,493 24,179 26.1 6,630 3,166 47.8 19,859 12,871 64.8

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
99,621 32,606 32.7 77,761 19,759 25.4 5,491 2,535 46.2 16,369 10,311 63.0
      Inside principal cities 32,812 13,859 42.2 23,875 8,031 33.6 2,104 1,053 50.1 6,833 4,775 69.9
      Outside principal cities 66,810 18,747 28.1 53,886 11,728 21.8 3,388 1,482 43.7 9,536 5,537 58.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 19,361 7,610 39.3 14,733 4,420 30.0 1,138 631 55.4 3,490 2,560 73.3

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
20,510 5,486 26.7 15,916 2,870 18.0 1,042 416 39.9 3,553 2,200 61.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 18,103 4,768 26.3 14,069 2,491 17.7 904 346 38.3 3,130 1,931 61.7
      Inside principal cities 4,089 1,820 44.5 2,666 856 32.1 251 105 41.8 1,172 859 73.3
      Outside principal cities 14,014 2,949 21.0 11,403 1,635 14.3 653 241 37.0 1,958 1,072 54.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,407 717 29.8 1,846 378 20.5 138 70 50.6 423 269 63.7
Midwest 26,733 7,913 29.6 21,047 4,494 21.4 1,601 786 49.1 4,085 2,634 64.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 20,002 5,491 27.5 15,886 3,111 19.6 1,211 602 49.7 2,904 1,778 61.2
      Inside principal cities 5,715 2,120 37.1 4,162 1,088 26.1 451 261 57.9 1,102 771 70.0
      Outside principal cities 14,287 3,371 23.6 11,724 2,023 17.3 761 341 44.8 1,802 1,007 55.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 6,731 2,422 36.0 5,161 1,383 26.8 390 183 47.1 1,181 856 72.5
South 41,953 15,360 36.6 32,720 9,523 29.1 2,152 1,124 52.2 7,081 4,713 66.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 34,388 12,034 35.0 26,984 7,536 27.9 1,706 839 49.2 5,698 3,660 64.2
      Inside principal cities 11,508 4,865 42.3 8,588 2,931 34.1 611 312 51.1 2,309 1,621 70.2
      Outside principal cities 22,880 7,170 31.3 18,395 4,605 25.0 1,095 527 48.1 3,389 2,038 60.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 7,565 3,326 44.0 5,736 1,987 34.6 446 286 64.0 1,382 1,054 76.2
West 29,787 11,457 38.5 22,811 7,293 32.0 1,835 840 45.8 5,141 3,324 64.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 27,129 10,312 38.0 20,822 6,620 31.8 1,671 748 44.8 4,637 2,944 63.5
      Inside principal cities 11,500 5,055 44.0 8,458 3,156 37.3 791 375 47.4 2,250 1,524 67.7
      Outside principal cities 15,629 5,257 33.6 12,363 3,465 28.0 879 373 42.4 2,386 1,420 59.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,658 1,145 43.1 1,989 673 33.8 164 92 56.0 504 380 75.4

Division (31)
 
New England
5,655 1,281 22.7 4,432 617 13.9 293 111 38.0 931 554 59.4
Middle Atlantic 14,855 4,204 28.3 11,484 2,253 19.6 749 305 40.7 2,621 1,646 62.8
East North Central 18,153 5,443 30.0 14,192 3,091 21.8 1,183 573 48.5 2,777 1,779 64.0
West North Central 8,580 2,470 28.8 6,854 1,402 20.5 418 212 50.8 1,307 855 65.4
South Atlantic 20,182 6,361 31.5 16,137 4,034 25.0 986 521 52.9 3,059 1,806 59.0
East South Central 6,635 2,543 38.3 5,109 1,520 29.7 341 176 51.7 1,184 847 71.5
West South Central 15,136 6,457 42.7 11,474 3,969 34.6 825 427 51.7 2,837 2,061 72.6
Mountain 9,842 3,616 36.7 7,664 2,197 28.7 492 245 49.9 1,685 1,174 69.7
Pacific 19,945 7,841 39.3 15,147 5,096 33.6 1,343 595 44.3 3,456 2,150 62.2

Poverty Footnotes

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