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10.9% – 42.0%
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."
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.
U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 3 accessed through the Neighborhood Change Database.
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