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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 alone (12)
 
Families, total (10)
3,592 337 9.4 2,888 230 7.9 257 32 12.6 447 76 16.9

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
3,498 326 9.3 2,810 224 8.0 251 30 11.8 437 73 16.6
      Inside principal cities 1,650 183 11.1 1,305 121 9.3 119 17 14.2 225 45 20.1
      Outside principal cities 1,849 143 7.7 1,505 103 6.8 132 13 9.6 212 27 12.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 93 11 12.0 78 6 7.1 5 3 (B) 10 3 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
780 92 11.8 651 69 10.5 45 6 (B) 84 17 20.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 773 91 11.7 644 67 10.5 45 6 (B) 84 17 20.5
      Inside principal cities 374 66 17.6 311 50 16.0 16 2 (B) 47 14 (B)
      Outside principal cities 398 25 6.2 333 18 5.3 29 4 (B) 37 3 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 7 1 (B) 7 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
Midwest 430 55 12.7 356 33 9.3 21 4 (B) 52 17 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 419 54 12.8 347 33 9.4 21 4 (B) 52 17 (B)
      Inside principal cities 163 30 18.7 137 21 15.1 7 3 (B) 20 7 (B)
      Outside principal cities 256 23 9.1 210 12 5.7 14 2 (B) 32 10 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 11 1 (B) 10 1 (B) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
South 811 71 8.7 651 53 8.1 68 8 (B) 92 9 10.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 778 66 8.4 621 51 8.2 65 5 (B) 92 9 10.3
      Inside principal cities 263 21 8.1 207 14 6.8 23 2 (B) 33 5 (B)
      Outside principal cities 515 44 8.6 414 37 8.9 42 3 (B) 58 5 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 33 5 (B) 30 2 (B) 3 3 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 1,571 120 7.7 1,229 75 6.1 123 14 11.2 219 32 14.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,528 116 7.6 1,198 73 6.1 121 14 11.4 209 29 13.8
      Inside principal cities 849 66 7.7 651 36 5.6 73 10 (B) 125 19 15.6
      Outside principal cities 679 50 7.4 547 37 6.7 47 4 (B) 84 9 11.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 43 4 (B) 31 2 (B) 2 0 (B) 10 3 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
155 17 11.2 125 16 12.6 8 1 (B) 22 1 (B)
Middle Atlantic 625 75 11.9 526 53 10.0 37 6 (B) 62 16 (B)
East North Central 345 47 13.6 288 30 10.3 15 3 (B) 42 14 (B)
West North Central 85 7 8.8 68 4 (B) 7 1 (B) 10 3 (B)
South Atlantic 452 36 7.9 361 27 7.5 34 2 (B) 57 6 (B)
East South Central 51 8 (B) 43 5 (B) 6 2 (B) 1 1 (B)
West South Central 308 27 8.9 247 21 8.5 28 4 (B) 33 2 (B)
Mountain 165 22 13.2 132 15 11.5 14 3 (B) 19 3 (B)
Pacific 1,406 99 7.0 1,097 60 5.4 109 11 9.8 200 28 14.1

Poverty Footnotes

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