Poverty rates by region and metro/nonmetro status, 2009-13

Percent poor

Bar chart with 4 groups with 2 items per group.

Group 1, Northeast.
Item 1, Nonmetro 13.7.
Item 2, Metro 12.9.
Group 2, Midwest.
Item 1, Nonmetro 15.
Item 2, Metro 14.5.
Group 3, South.
Item 1, Nonmetro 21.7.
Item 2, Metro 15.9.
Group 4, West.
Item 1, Nonmetro 17.2.
Item 2, Metro 15.3.

Source: USDA Economic Research Service using data from the U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, 5-yr estmiates 2009-13.