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Child Poverty Rate
Year: 1999; Region: Largest 4 MSAs

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 Scale Range: 0.0% - 22.1%       0.0%2.5%4.9%7.4%9.8%12.3%14.7%17.2%19.7%22.1%
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI 1999 14.3% Barchart image
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA 1999 22.1% Barchart image
New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA 1999 18.6% Barchart image
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 1999 14.3% Barchart image

Definition: Proportion of children under 18 below the poverty level, among the population for whom poverty status is determined

Source: 2000 Census Summary File 3