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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)

Asian A.O.I.C. (12)
 
Families, total (10)
3,742 359 9.6 2,987 239 8.0 273 34 12.3 481 87 18.0

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
3,632 345 9.5 2,899 233 8.0 267 31 11.6 466 81 17.5
      Inside principal cities 1,716 195 11.4 1,350 128 9.4 125 18 14.0 241 50 20.8
      Outside principal cities 1,916 150 7.8 1,549 106 6.8 142 13 9.4 225 31 13.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 110 14 12.4 88 6 6.6 6 3 (B) 15 5 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
790 92 11.7 659 69 10.4 45 6 (B) 86 17 20.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 782 91 11.6 651 67 10.3 45 6 (B) 86 17 20.0
      Inside principal cities 380 66 17.3 315 50 15.8 16 2 (B) 49 14 (B)
      Outside principal cities 402 25 6.2 336 18 5.2 29 4 (B) 37 3 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 8 1 (B) 8 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
Midwest 442 58 13.2 363 33 9.1 22 4 (B) 57 21 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 430 57 13.4 352 33 9.3 21 4 (B) 56 21 (B)
      Inside principal cities 169 32 19.1 140 21 14.7 7 3 (B) 22 9 (B)
      Outside principal cities 261 25 9.7 212 12 5.7 14 2 (B) 34 12 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 12 1 (B) 11 1 (B) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
South 838 71 8.4 670 53 7.9 75 8 (B) 93 9 10.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 803 66 8.2 638 51 8.0 72 5 (B) 93 9 10.2
      Inside principal cities 273 21 7.8 217 14 6.5 23 2 (B) 33 5 (B)
      Outside principal cities 530 44 8.4 421 37 8.7 49 3 (B) 60 5 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 35 5 (B) 32 2 (B) 3 3 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 1,673 138 8.3 1,296 84 6.5 132 15 11.4 245 39 15.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,618 132 8.1 1,258 82 6.5 129 15 11.7 230 34 14.9
      Inside principal cities 894 76 8.5 678 43 6.3 79 10 13.1 137 22 16.5
      Outside principal cities 724 56 7.7 580 39 6.8 50 5 (B) 94 12 12.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 56 7 (B) 37 2 (B) 3 0 (B) 15 5 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
157 17 11.0 127 16 12.5 8 1 (B) 23 1 (B)
Middle Atlantic 633 75 11.8 532 53 9.9 37 6 (B) 63 16 (B)
East North Central 354 51 14.3 293 30 10.1 15 3 (B) 46 18 (B)
West North Central 87 7 8.5 70 4 (B) 7 1 (B) 10 3 (B)
South Atlantic 469 36 7.6 371 27 7.3 39 2 (B) 59 6 (B)
East South Central 52 8 (B) 45 5 (B) 6 2 (B) 1 1 (B)
West South Central 316 27 8.6 254 21 8.3 29 4 (B) 33 2 (B)
Mountain 175 25 14.2 138 17 12.2 14 3 (B) 22 5 (B)
Pacific 1,499 114 7.6 1,158 67 5.8 118 12 10.2 223 34 15.4

Poverty Footnotes

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