Poverty rates by family type and metro/nonmetro residence, 2017

Percent poor (families

Bar chart with 5 groups with 2 items per group.

Group 1, Married couple (all).
Item 1, Nonmetro 6.
Item 2, Metro 4.6.
Group 2, Male head, no spouse present (all).
Item 1, Nonmetro 18.5.
Item 2, Metro 12.9.
Group 3, Female head, no spouse present (all).
Item 1, Nonmetro 33.8.
Item 2, Metro 25.1.
Group 4, Female head, no spouse present (with own children).
Item 1, Nonmetro 44.4.
Item 2, Metro 34.3.
Group 5, All family types.
Item 1, Nonmetro 11.6.
Item 2, Metro 9.2.

Source: USDA, Economic Research Service using data from the U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, 2017.