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POV45: Region, Division and Type of Residence -- Poverty Status for 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)

  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 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. (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
5,877 3,329 56.6 2,264 739 32.7 535 314 58.7 3,079 2,276 73.9

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
5,288 2,909 55.0 2,044 627 30.7 475 270 56.9 2,769 2,011 72.6
      Inside principal cities 2,916 1,782 61.1 951 336 35.3 263 152 57.7 1,701 1,295 76.1
      Outside principal cities 2,372 1,127 47.5 1,092 292 26.7 212 118 55.9 1,068 717 67.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 590 420 71.2 220 112 50.9 60 43 (B) 310 264 85.3

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
971 542 55.9 354 112 31.5 100 61 61.5 517 369 71.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 955 533 55.7 346 108 31.2 98 60 60.8 511 365 71.4
      Inside principal cities 589 369 62.6 184 77 41.8 56 31 (B) 349 261 74.8
      Outside principal cities 366 164 44.8 163 31 19.2 42 29 (B) 162 104 64.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 15 10 (B) 8 4 (B) 2 2 (B) 6 4 (B)
Midwest 1,092 717 65.7 344 135 39.1 108 69 64.3 640 513 80.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,050 687 65.4 322 123 38.3 105 67 63.4 623 497 79.8
      Inside principal cities 714 511 71.5 177 80 45.0 69 46 (B) 468 385 82.3
      Outside principal cities 336 176 52.5 145 44 30.1 36 21 (B) 155 112 72.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 41 30 (B) 22 11 (B) 3 3 (B) 17 16 (B)
South 3,216 1,770 55.0 1,293 413 32.0 258 143 55.7 1,666 1,214 72.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,697 1,395 51.7 1,112 318 28.6 204 107 52.1 1,380 971 70.3
      Inside principal cities 1,273 742 58.3 453 147 32.5 98 49 50.0 723 546 75.5
      Outside principal cities 1,423 654 45.9 659 171 25.9 107 58 54.1 658 425 64.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 520 375 72.1 181 95 52.6 53 37 (B) 286 243 85.0
West 599 299 50.0 273 80 29.3 69 39 (B) 257 180 70.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 585 294 50.2 263 78 29.7 67 37 (B) 255 178 69.9
      Inside principal cities 339 161 47.5 138 32 23.4 40 26 (B) 161 103 63.7
      Outside principal cities 246 133 53.8 125 46 36.6 27 11 (B) 94 76 80.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 13 6 (B) 10 2 (B) 2 2 (B) 1 1 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
148 81 55.0 75 27 36.5 18 14 (B) 55 40 (B)
Middle Atlantic 823 461 56.0 279 84 30.2 82 47 57.3 462 330 71.4
East North Central 877 574 65.4 260 95 36.4 88 57 64.2 529 423 79.9
West North Central 215 143 66.6 84 40 47.4 20 13 (B) 111 90 81.5
South Atlantic 1,880 983 52.3 758 224 29.5 146 80 54.8 976 679 69.6
East South Central 579 370 63.9 222 85 38.2 49 30 (B) 309 256 82.8
West South Central 757 417 55.1 313 105 33.5 62 33 (B) 381 279 73.2
Mountain 136 67 49.3 63 15 (B) 21 14 (B) 53 38 (B)
Pacific 462 232 50.2 210 65 30.8 48 26 (B) 204 142 69.6

Poverty Footnotes

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