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Poor Childrens' Exposure to Neighborhood Managerial/Professional Occupation Prevalence by Race/Ethnicity
Year: 2000; Race/Ethnicity: All; Region: Largest 4 MSAs


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  • Non-Hispanic White
  • Hispanic
  • Black
  • Asian
 Scale Range: 0.0% - 31.6%         0.0%3.5%7.0%10.5%14.1%17.6%21.1%24.6%28.1%31.6%
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI Non-Hispanic White 2000 27.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 2000 16.7% Barchart image
Black 2000 18.4% Barchart image
Asian 2000 28.5% Barchart image
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA Non-Hispanic White 2000 30.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 2000 15.0% Barchart image
Black 2000 17.2% Barchart image
Asian 2000 23.5% Barchart image
New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA Non-Hispanic White 2000 31.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 2000 19.1% Barchart image
Black 2000 19.7% Barchart image
Asian 2000 25.2% Barchart image
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Non-Hispanic White 2000 26.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 2000 15.8% Barchart image
Black 2000 19.4% Barchart image
Asian 2000 23.3% Barchart image

Definition: This indicator provides the share of employed civilians who work in managerial or professional occupations in the neighborhood where the average poor child of different racial/ethnic groups lives. For instance, if the value is 10% for Hispanic children, this statistic is interpreted as "The average poor Hispanic child in this metro area lives in a neighborhood where 10% of employed civilians work in managerial or professional occupations."

Notes: Children are defined as under 18. Excludes metro areas with less than 5,000 child population of the specified racial/ethnic group. Employment status is for civilians age 16+ years old.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 3 accessed through the Neighborhood Change Database.