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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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POV44: Region, Division and Type of Residence -- Poverty Status for Families 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)

  Families (total) (10) Married-couple families (11) Families with a male householder, no wife present Families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

White alone, not Hispanic (12)
 
Families, total (10)
54,461 3,797 7.0 43,966 1,697 3.9 3,200 399 12.5 7,294 1,701 23.3

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
43,508 2,661 6.1 35,192 1,202 3.4 2,577 291 11.3 5,739 1,167 20.3
      Inside principal cities 12,027 831 6.9 9,399 363 3.9 764 77 10.0 1,865 392 21.0
      Outside principal cities 31,481 1,829 5.8 25,794 840 3.3 1,813 215 11.8 3,874 775 20.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 10,953 1,136 10.4 8,774 495 5.6 624 108 17.3 1,555 534 34.3

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
10,328 571 5.5 8,291 262 3.2 617 64 10.3 1,419 245 17.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 8,859 461 5.2 7,128 211 3.0 519 53 10.3 1,213 197 16.2
      Inside principal cities 1,609 117 7.2 1,248 57 4.6 115 14 12.1 246 45 18.5
      Outside principal cities 7,250 345 4.8 5,879 154 2.6 404 39 9.8 967 151 15.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,469 109 7.4 1,164 51 4.4 99 10 10.3 206 48 23.4
Midwest 14,339 1,037 7.2 11,467 394 3.4 902 127 14.1 1,970 516 26.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 10,342 667 6.5 8,266 257 3.1 671 78 11.6 1,404 332 23.6
      Inside principal cities 2,718 247 9.1 2,038 86 4.2 199 17 8.7 481 144 29.9
      Outside principal cities 7,624 421 5.5 6,228 172 2.8 472 61 12.9 924 188 20.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,997 369 9.2 3,201 136 4.3 231 49 21.3 566 184 32.5
South 19,304 1,586 8.2 15,710 767 4.9 1,041 142 13.7 2,553 676 26.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 15,120 1,047 6.9 12,372 514 4.2 808 100 12.4 1,939 433 22.3
      Inside principal cities 4,156 271 6.5 3,329 126 3.8 229 27 11.7 598 118 19.8
      Outside principal cities 10,963 776 7.1 9,044 388 4.3 579 73 12.7 1,341 314 23.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 4,185 539 12.9 3,337 253 7.6 233 42 18.1 615 244 39.6
West 10,490 604 5.8 8,498 274 3.2 640 66 10.3 1,351 265 19.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 9,188 485 5.3 7,427 219 3.0 578 59 10.3 1,183 206 17.4
      Inside principal cities 3,544 197 5.6 2,784 94 3.4 220 18 8.4 540 85 15.7
      Outside principal cities 5,643 288 5.1 4,643 126 2.7 358 41 11.4 643 121 18.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,302 119 9.2 1,072 55 5.1 62 6 (B) 168 58 34.6

Division (31)
 
New England
3,162 153 4.8 2,533 61 2.4 194 14 7.3 435 78 17.9
Middle Atlantic 7,166 418 5.8 5,758 202 3.5 423 49 11.7 984 167 16.9
East North Central 9,702 714 7.4 7,675 258 3.4 661 98 14.8 1,367 358 26.2
West North Central 4,637 323 7.0 3,792 136 3.6 242 29 12.2 603 158 26.1
South Atlantic 10,333 804 7.8 8,464 409 4.8 543 82 15.1 1,326 313 23.6
East South Central 3,784 420 11.1 2,998 175 5.8 210 32 15.2 576 213 37.0
West South Central 5,187 362 7.0 4,248 183 4.3 288 29 9.9 651 150 23.0
Mountain 3,956 263 6.6 3,229 114 3.5 201 27 13.6 525 121 23.1
Pacific 6,534 341 5.2 5,269 160 3.0 439 38 8.7 826 143 17.3

Poverty Footnotes

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