Poverty rates by family type and metro/nonmetro residence, 2016

Percent poor (families)

Bar chart with 5 groups with 2 items per group.

Group 1, Married couple (all).
Item 1, Nonmetro 6.2.
Item 2, Metro 4.9.
Group 2, Male head, no spouse present (all).
Item 1, Nonmetro 18.2.
Item 2, Metro 13.6.
Group 3, Female head, no spouse present (all).
Item 1, Nonmetro 34.7.
Item 2, Metro 26.2.
Group 4, Female head, no spouse present (with own children).
Item 1, Nonmetro 46.
Item 2, Metro 35.6.
Group 5, All family types.
Item 1, Nonmetro 12.
Item 2, Metro 9.7.

Source: USDA, Economic Research Service using data from the U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, 2016.