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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)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
23,514 13,296 56.5 10,603 3,819 36.0 1,717 1,010 58.9 11,194 8,467 75.6

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
21,126 11,615 55.0 9,575 3,272 34.2 1,513 878 58.0 10,037 7,466 74.4
      Inside principal cities 11,378 6,976 61.3 4,419 1,711 38.7 839 522 62.3 6,120 4,742 77.5
      Outside principal cities 9,748 4,639 47.6 5,156 1,560 30.3 675 355 52.7 3,918 2,723 69.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,388 1,681 70.4 1,028 547 53.2 203 132 65.1 1,157 1,001 86.6

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
4,024 2,174 54.0 1,705 570 33.4 333 207 62.1 1,986 1,397 70.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,942 2,131 54.1 1,667 555 33.3 319 200 62.6 1,956 1,377 70.4
      Inside principal cities 2,385 1,474 61.8 865 377 43.6 177 107 60.5 1,343 989 73.7
      Outside principal cities 1,557 658 42.2 802 177 22.1 142 92 65.2 613 388 63.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 82 42 52.0 38 15 (B) 13 7 (B) 30 20 (B)
Midwest 4,205 2,781 66.1 1,601 691 43.2 350 238 68.0 2,254 1,852 82.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,007 2,633 65.7 1,481 619 41.8 342 230 67.2 2,184 1,784 81.7
      Inside principal cities 2,736 1,959 71.6 829 395 47.6 241 169 70.1 1,666 1,395 83.7
      Outside principal cities 1,271 674 53.1 652 224 34.3 101 61 60.3 518 390 75.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 198 148 74.8 119 73 61.0 8 8 (B) 70 67 (B)
South 12,751 7,080 55.5 5,912 2,090 35.3 834 455 54.6 6,005 4,535 75.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 10,724 5,629 52.5 5,097 1,648 32.3 659 343 52.0 4,967 3,638 73.2
      Inside principal cities 4,910 2,886 58.8 2,062 746 36.2 310 169 54.4 2,538 1,971 77.7
      Outside principal cities 5,814 2,744 47.2 3,035 902 29.7 349 174 49.9 2,430 1,667 68.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,027 1,451 71.6 815 442 54.3 174 112 64.1 1,038 897 86.4
West 2,534 1,261 49.8 1,385 468 33.8 200 111 55.3 949 683 72.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,452 1,221 49.8 1,329 451 33.9 193 105 54.5 930 666 71.6
      Inside principal cities 1,346 658 48.9 662 193 29.2 110 77 70.2 574 387 67.5
      Outside principal cities 1,105 563 51.0 667 257 38.6 82 28 33.4 356 278 78.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 82 40 48.7 56 17 (B) 7 6 (B) 19 17 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
609 314 51.5 340 121 35.7 51 41 (B) 219 151 69.0
Middle Atlantic 3,415 1,860 54.5 1,366 449 32.9 282 165 58.6 1,767 1,247 70.5
East North Central 3,340 2,192 65.6 1,222 489 40.0 290 198 68.3 1,827 1,504 82.3
West North Central 865 589 68.1 378 202 53.4 60 40 (B) 427 347 81.4
South Atlantic 7,369 3,860 52.4 3,385 1,079 31.9 488 249 51.0 3,496 2,532 72.4
East South Central 2,172 1,432 65.9 966 418 43.3 155 105 67.6 1,051 908 86.4
West South Central 3,209 1,788 55.7 1,560 593 38.0 191 101 53.1 1,458 1,094 75.1
Mountain 602 316 52.5 326 110 33.9 57 43 (B) 219 163 74.5
Pacific 1,932 945 48.9 1,059 358 33.8 143 68 47.5 729 519 71.2

Poverty Footnotes

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