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Exposure to Neighborhoods with High School Dropouts by Race/Ethnicity
Year: 2000; Race/Ethnicity: Non-Hispanic White; Region: 50 Largest MSAs

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  4.8% 7.1% 9.4% 11.7% 13.9% 16.2% 18.5% 20.8% 23.0%
  3.7% 6.0% 8.2% 10.5% 12.8% 15.1% 17.3% 19.6% 21.9% 24.2%
 

# of MSAs

    Chi...                                
    Cle... Col...                              
  Min... Sac... Riv...                              
  Phi... San... Pro...   Sal... Cha...                        
5   San... San... San... New... Por... Orl...                        
  Har... Roc... St.... Aus... Lou... Jac...                        
  Bos... Ric... Bal... Okl... Bir... Pho...                        
  Mil... Was... Sea... Mia... Ind... Mem...                        
  Pit... Buf... Det... Kan... Nas... Dal... Atl...                      
0   New... Los... Vir... Cin... Hou... Den... Tam...   Las...                  
  3.7% 6.0% 8.2% 10.5% 12.8% 15.1% 17.3% 19.6% 21.9% 24.2%
  4.8% 7.1% 9.4% 11.7% 13.9% 16.2% 18.5% 20.8% 23.0%
 

Non-Hispanic White

Definition: This indicator provides the share of persons, age 16-19, who are neither enrolled in school nor high school graduates for the average neighborhood in which each racial group lives. For instance, if the value is 10% for blacks, this statistic is interpreted as "The average black person in this metro area lives in a neighborhood where 10% of people, age 16-19, who are neither enrolled in school nor high school graduates."

Notes: Excludes metro areas with less than 5,000 population of the specified racial/ethnic group.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 3 accessed through the Neighborhood Change Database. U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 1.